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Rock And Roll Band: Single Guitar Performance

 

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Playing this tune with only one guitar can be a challenge. Since some guitars or parts happen simultaneously, or overlap, you have to make some choices. I recommend that you concentrate on learning each guitar layer all the way through before you approach it on one guitar.

Once you feel you're ready to play the song with one guitar, start off by using Guitar 1 in the intro. Continue with that guitar throughout the verse, switching to Guitar 2 for the pre-chorus melody. Switch back to Guitar 1 for the chorus and next verse. Again, go back to Guitar 2 for the pre-chorus melody, then switch to Guitar 1 for the second chorus.
Switch to Guitar 2 for the guitar solo, switching back to Guitar 1 for the final verse. Again to Guitar 2 for the pre-chorus melody, then switch back to Guitar 1 for the rest of the tune.

Remember to include and plan for changes in tone or settings along the way. You'll have to prepare for those before you actually start linking these parts together!

Playing this song correctly all the way through is challenging, so if you can do it, take a moment to congratulate yourself on how far you've come! If the single guitar path I laid out for you works, then great! If not, you can pick any creative path for yourself from the previous lessons and all the parts you have learned. Have fun with it!

Now let's check out the full play through on only one guitar!!
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