Here With Me – Dido – (No Capo) Beginner Guitar Tutorial

by IanM on February 9, 2012

An easy beginner guitar tutorial to help you learn the song Here With Me by Dido on guitar fast with easy chords options, no complicated theory and without a capo (if you don’t have one or don’t want to use one). Learn how to play and sing this song in 2 easy steps.

STEP 1: WATCH THE GUITAR TUTORIAL

Click here to watch the video on YouTube

STEP 2: REFER TO TUTORIAL NOTES

INTRO:
  • C Em x2
VERSE:
  • C Em
  • C Em
PRE-CHORUS:
  • Am Bm
CHORUS:
  • C Em G Bm
  • Em D Am
INTERLUDE:
  • C Em

[VERSE 2]

[PRE-CHORUS]

[CHORUS] (Final)
  • C Em G Bm
  • Em D
  • C Em G Bm
  • Em D Am

ENDING: C G

Click Here for Chords & Lyrics on Ultimate-Guitar.com
Note: Chords on Ultimate Guitar may be different from the tutorial above due to being in a different key or because the author has simply used different chords from my version. Use the transposing tool available on their site to transpose chords to the key you wish to play in.
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BEGINNER TIPS:

You can replace the Bm in the Pre-Chorus with Em and skip the Bm in the Chorus if the chord is too difficult for you to play. The original key of the song is D so capo the 7th fret and use the chords below if you want to play in the same key as the original song.

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CHORDS USED (6): G D Em Bm Am C

  • Tutorial Song Key: G
  • Original Song Key: D (Capo 7th fret)
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STRUMMING PATTERN

Down Strokes Only: (Recommended for beginners)
  • down down DOWN down down down DOWN down
Up and Down Strokes:
  • down down DOWN (down up) down down DOWN (down up)
  • down down DOWN (down up) (down up) down  DOWN (down up)
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Help Me Dude – I’m a COMPLETE beginner and still need help

  1. Check out the Free Beginner Guitar Course and Lessons  on the site to see if they help
  2. Send me an email through the contact form here and I’ll do my best to help answer your question (silly questions allowed).

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Alexandra April 23, 2012 at 3:34 am

Hi,

I just wanted to say thank you for your website! I’m really learning so much from you — I am so grateful that you are so generous with your knowledge! You are a great teacher!!!

Is there any way you could do a tutorial of Aint No Sunshine by Bill Withers?

Thank you so much!

Sincerely,
Alexandra

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