Blank Space – Taylor Swift – Beginner Guitar Tutorial (No Capo)

by IanM on February 6, 2015

An easy guitar lesson for beginners who want to learn to play (and sing) "Blank Space" by Taylor Swift, with easy chords and strumming and no bar chords.


#1 Replace F with F7 if you find F difficult to press


Chords used: C G Am F Dm

Strumming pattern:
1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &
D D D du D D D D du (recommended)
D D D D D D D D (easier)

Tutorial Key: C (Capo 5th fret to match original key)
Original Key : F


Verse 1 & 3:
2xC 2xAm 2xDm

Verse 2 & 4:
2xC 2xAm 2xDm
G 1/2xF 1/2xG

2xC 2xAm 2xDm 2xF
2xC 2xAm 2xDm 2xF


C G Am G
C G Am 1/2xF 1/2xG

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 }

Shania Cipriano March 28, 2015 at 2:29 pm

sooooooooooooo amazing.thanks


Ritu March 6, 2016 at 12:03 am

Hey thanks guy it helped me a lot i loved the turtorial and u have a gud voice and plz can u make a tutorial of pillow talk by zayn and demons by imagine dragons plz plz im stuggling to learn those two songs and the tutorial has to be withour capo plz


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