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Since there is no guitar on the original recording of this song, we’ve adapted the piano parts over to guitar. Any guitar, acoustic or electric, can be used. I’ve chosen a semi-hollowbody guitar, using the neck pickup for a round, full sound.

For amplification, I’m using a Fender tube amp set for clean with a touch of reverb for depth. Start out with the preamp gain around 30%, bass to 40%, Mids to 55%, Treble to 65%, and presence to around 50%.

I’m using a medium string gage - 10-52, as well as a heavy pick.

Gear settings:

Fender Twin Model:
Gain: 30%. Bass: 40%. Mids: 55%. High: 65% Presence: 50%
Reverb: Wet Dry Mix: 25%