Full Access Members Only

Give Your Hand To Me: Intro & Verse #1


Get Full Access Today To Learn

You Don't Know Me

Plus 11,000 More Guitar Lessons.

Product Cost Lessons Instructors Instructor Help New Lessons Return Policy
Guitar Tricks $19.95 11,000+ 45 Instructors Yes Yes, Weekly 60 Days
Guitar Dvd's $30 - $60 20 - 30 1 Instructor No Interaction No No
Guitar Books $20 - $40 30 - 40 1 Instructor No Interaction No No
Other Sites $20 - $40 100 - 500 1-5 Instructor Sometimes Sometimes 3-7 Days
In-person $40 - $80 1 Hour 1 Instructor Yes Yes No
The intro and first verse of the tune set up the feel nicely, and introduced some challenging chord voicings and progressions. After the single strums of the intro, the main strumming pattern is established in the verses. Give your upstrokes the swing feel to lock in with the rest of the groove! Note how the guitar strums act almost like a hi-hat, highlighting the swing feel of the tune. The approach here is relaxed and locked in with the rhythm section.

There are some really cool chords here. Note the descending melody that the major, major7, 6 sequence provides on the C and F chords. That F#dim7 chord provides lots of tension that is resolved when we get back to the C chord (the I chord).
Open In New Window
lesson notation