Beginner Acoustic Guitar Songs!
All beginner songs have a close up video lesson that demonstrate how you could arrange a song for just one guitar.
Some of these songs are unique arrangements, some are note for note replicas. Most of them are somewhere in between, like Wonderwall by Oasis, for example.
With Talking About A Revolution, Tracy Chapman play pretty much the same thing through out on the guitar. She’s helped out by a band to dynamically keep the arrangement interesting.
To make this work on one guitar, Spy Tunes arrangement has a new breakdown sections added in order to compensate for the lack of band support.
Small and big adjustments like this has been made to every song you learn with Spy Tunes. It is our aim to teach you how to do this yourself, how to arrange a song on one guitar.
The best news is that you’ll learn how to play guitar and write parts yourself as you go along. This in turn will lead to song writing.
Get the full story in the Beginner Guitar Course. These are the songs included in the course.
Ain’t No Sunshine is the only song played finger style and is taught as the final song in the course.
Before you can play this song you need to build up to it by playing some exercises.
Go to Video Lesson: Ain’t No Sunshine chords
The Drugs Don’t Work is an easy song to play for a beginner having simple chords and a repetitive strumming pattern.
Using only simple open position chords it is only the F chord which may present a problem.
Go to Video Lesson: The Drugs Don’t Work chords
One of my personal favourites, One More Cup Of Coffee by Bob Dylan is a four chord song in only Am G F and E.
To make such simple chords sound interesting is in the writing of the song and the arrangement.
Go to Video Lesson: One More Cup Of Coffee chords
Bob Marley’s classic Redemption Song is many guitar players first attempt at playing a full song.
A simple arrangement with a powerful lyrical message Redemption Song surely is the ultimate camp fire song
Go to Video Lesson: Redemption Song chords
A new emerging artist we find among the classics. Paolo Nutini has been included among the legends as a great new artist who write songs that sound like classics.
Rewind is a single off his first album which created the foundation for his career.
Go to Video Lesson: Rewind chords
Ocean Colour Scene is a British Cult band that has survived through touring and keeping a great connection with their fans.
Robin Hood is one of their songs the fans love and always want at gigs even though it was never an official single.
Go to Video Lesson: Robin Hood chords
The easiest of the beginner songs has a meditative strumming pattern that anyone can learn.
The simplicity is also Talking About A Revolutions main strength. Being a song about the people, the workers, it’s no frills approach make it sound as if sung on a street corner.
Go to Video Lesson: Talking About A Revolution chords
Green Day’s acoustic punk pop classic is played using a continuos picking pattern.
This will not be the easiest of songs to learn, in the guitar course we play quite a few songs and exercises before we get our teeth into this one.
Go to Video Lesson: Time Of Your Life chords
Oasis biggest hit may have been sung in Pubs around the world more than any other song since its release.
A must learn for any aspiring guitarist and song writer Wonderwall is great fun to learn, what you can learn from it is even greater.
Go to Video Lesson: Wonderwall chords
To not just learn these songs, but to learn fro them, take Spy Tunes Beginner Guitar Course and get step by step instructions!