Let Her Go – Passenger – Beginner Guitar Tutorial (Original Key – With Capo)

by IanM on March 5, 2014

An easy beginner guitar tutorial to help you learn the song Let Her Go by Passenger on guitar fast with easy chord options, no complicated theory and no bar chords. This tutorial is taught in the original key of the song. Learn how to play and sing this song in 3 easy steps.

STEP 1: WATCH THE FULL SONG DEMONSTRATION

Click here to watch the video on YouTube

STEP 2: WATCH THE GUITAR TUTORIAL

Click here to watch the video on YouTube

STEP 3: REFER TO TUTORIAL NOTES

Click Here for FULL lyrics on Lyrics.com

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:

The tutorial teaches you to play the song in the original key of G by placing a capo on the 7th fret and using the chords C, G, Am, Em and F.

If you have trouble with pressing F major, you can replace this chord with F7.

If you don’t have a capo, you can replace the chords taught in the tutorial as follows:

Replace C with G.
Replace G with D.
Replace Am with Em.
Replace Em with Bm.
Replace F with C.

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CHORDS USED (5): C G Am Em F

Easier Chord Options (5): G C G Am Em F7

  • Tutorial Song Key: G (Capo on 7th fret)
  • Original Song Key: G

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STRUMMING PATTERN

Down Strokes Only: (Recommended for beginners)

  • down down down down

Up and Down Strokes:

  • down 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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{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

stellastanley15 March 24, 2014 at 11:38 am

omg! you’re totally awesome… how long have you been playing guitar? im just curious :) btw your voice is good.

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Joenilo A. Reyes September 27, 2015 at 8:43 pm

wow! it’s ow’some……..

may you teach me…

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