Songs with Repeated Patterns

“We are Never Getting Back Together” – Taylor Swift “Happier” – Ed Sheeran “Riptide” – Vance Joy (except bridge) “I’m Yours” – Jason Mraz “Say You Won’t Let Go” – James Bay “Wagon Wheel” – Old Crow Medicine Show (8 bar pattern) “Play that Song” – Train “Lost Boy” (except prechorus) “Counting Stars” “Radioactive” “Something … More Songs with Repeated Patterns

Songs in G Major

Songs in G Major are great for guitar students to learn melodies with and practice improvising with because the G Major pentatonic scale is a simple pattern in the open position.   Neil Young – “Heart of Gold” Neil Young – “Down by the River” The Beatles – “Blackbird” The Beatles – “Love Me Do” … More Songs in G Major

Songs in F# Major

Why would I keep a running list of every song I come across in F# Major specifically? Because it uses mainly the black keys on the piano! These songs are great for learning melodies by ear and for improvising over.   Sam Cooke – “Trouble in Mind” Stevie Wonder – “Superstition” Tracy Chapman – “Give … More Songs in F# Major