Free Fallin’ Guitar Lesson

This is clearly a favorite moment of John Mayer fans. It’s one of the most popular lesson topics on YouTube both because of it’s accessible technique and indescribable charm. This lesson is constructed in layers to teach you both a simplified skeleton for the song and the subtleties of performing improvisations on the basic ideas. Take it as far as you feel called to ; )

Performance from “Where the Light Is”

Video Lesson Part 1

Video Lesson Part 2

Simplified Tab (For Part 1)

Full Live in LA Transcription (For Part 2)

Advanced Lesson on “Wave Riff” Improvisation