Songs Made Easy

Easy Songs

Our Easy Songs section features full versions of songs that are good for beginner and intermediate players. Some songs will have more difficult techniques like barre chords and basic fingerpicking, so if you're an absolute beginner you might want to start with the Songs Made Easy songs first.

info title artist style difficulty instructor
Willie Nelson country Andy Gurley
Wide Open Road
Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash country Caren Armstrong
Hang Me, Oh Hang Me
Dave Van Ronk
Dave Van Ronk acoustic Caren Armstrong
Tchaikovsky classical Christopher Schlegel
Paganini classical Christopher Schlegel
Elvis Costello country Mike Olekshy
Gene Autry acoustic Caren Armstrong
The Toyes world music Mike Olekshy
Flaming Groovies rock Lawrence Katz
Pretty Flamingo
Manfred Mann
Manfred Mann rock Mike Olekshy
Everclear rock Mike Olekshy
His Hand in Mine
Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley acoustic Mike Olekshy
Human Fly
The Cramps
The Cramps rock Andy Gurley
Tubthumping
Chumbawumba
Chumbawumba rock Henrik Linde
Superman
R.E.M.
R.E.M. rock Geoff Earley
Fancy
Bobbie Gentry
Bobbie Gentry acoustic Sharon Aguilar
Travis Tritt country Mike Olekshy
Ode to Billy Joe
Bobbie Gentry
Bobbie Gentry country Mike Olekshy
Wonderful
Everclear
Everclear rock Anders Mouridsen
I Got Stripes
Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash country Anders Mouridsen