Set Fire to the Rain by Adele Guitar Tutorial

Learn how to play the song “Set Fire to the Rain“ by Adele with this free guitar tutorial for acoustic guitar.   This song is the fifth track from Adele’s second studio album “21″.  It was written by Adele and Fraser T. Smith. You can learn more about this song over at Wikipedia.

As you know, this song is originally not an acoustic song. It is more of a power ballad, but the version taught in the video lesson below sounds beautiful on acoustic guitar.  Marty Schwartz has created an easy version of this song that requires no barre chords. It is played using a capo on the fifth fret using beginner guitar chord shapes and those are:  A Minor, C Major,  G Major, D Minor, F Major (Don’t worry about the F Chord. Follow this link for an easy version for beginners).

Marty breaks this song down step by step teaching you the verse, pre-chorus, chorus and the bridge. He also explains the strumming pattern.  Watch the video tutorial below to learn more!

Set Fire to the Rain Guitar Video Lesson

A big thanks to Marty Schwartz for sharing this video lesson. Marty is an amazing guitar player and one of the best guitar instructors online. If you are serious about learning to play the guitar, you should definitely check out his website and 

As Performed by Adele

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