Norwegian Wood

by The Beatles • Lesson #169 • Aug 14, 2018

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In this lesson I’ll show you how to play “Norwegian Wood” by the Beatles, complete with a detailed breakdown of the intro riff (with tab!). I’ll teach you the chords, strumming pattern, and give some general practice advice for learning the riff - which can be difficult to get the hang of at first.

Lesson timestamps:

  • 0:00 Lesson overview & capo 2nd fret
  • 1:18 How to play the main riff
  • 8:26 Verse, chorus, and strumming
  • 9:55 Practice advice for this song

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