While my guitar gently weeps

George Harrison’s ‘While my guitar gently weeps’ has awesome chord progressions, smooth acoustic strumming, cool basslines, etc.  We’re going to focus on these essentials of the song. This is a fantastic song  to master and add to your repertoire and wonderful for honing your strumming technique and sense of timing as well as developing picking technique. Beginner+ to intermediate levels for both bassists and guitarists.




During one lesson, we’ll explore the guts of this classic guitar piece by George Harrision covering both the acoustic guitar and bass parts. We’ll focus on: song structure, chords and the various ways to play them around the neck (involving barre chords based on the CAGED system), building the rhythm, looking at strumming plectrum techniques and the bassline.

Electric players are very welcome as well.

The aim is for you to play the complete song (minus the solos – we might look at these in a future course).

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  • Guitarist.
  • Bassist.

Course suitability
Beginner+ to intermediate for both guitarist and bassist.


Full TAB PDFs, supporting video for all key sections and audio practice tracks. In-lesson video recordings can be made if requested by the group and these will be made available.

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