You and Your Heart Guitar Lesson – Song by Jack Johnson

Learn how to play the song You and Your Heart by Jack Johnson with this free acoustic guitar lesson.  This song is off of Jack’s fifth studio album “To the Sea“, which was released in May of 2010.  “You and Your Heart”  was released on the radio prior to the album release in April of 2010.  You can learn more about this song over at Wikipedia.

I have seen a number of different versions of this song and to be honest I am not positive as to which one is accurate. I can say that Marty’s version below is geared toward beginners and sounds pretty close to the original.  When you break this song down and  digest one section at a time, its actually fairly easy to play.  Marty Schwartz, the instructor in the video lesson below, will break everything down step by step, including the strumming pattern and chords.

The chords you will need to know for this particular version of the song are: A Major, G Major, D Major and E Major.

Here is the strumming pattern (Where D=Down and U=UP)  DDD DU UD DD

You and Your Heart Guitar Lesson

A big thanks to Marty Schwartz for sharing this awesome video lesson. Marty is an amazing guitar player and one of the best guitar instructors online. If you are serious about your guitar learning, you should definitely visit his Website here. I can’t recommend Marty’s Website enough.

As Performed by Jack Johnson

Additional Resources

You and Your Heart Guitar Tabs

Download the Song You and Your Heart from iTunes

Download Jack Johnson Songs from iTunes

Download the Album To the Sea from iTunes

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