Below is the lesson for “I See Fire” by Ed Sheeran.
The tapping lick in bar 10 is hands down the coolest and most difficult part of the arrangement. It is a ‘stretch’ chord with a double tap lap lick in it. Work on this section slowly and try to memorize it. Throughout most of the arrangement there is a backbeat (slap) occurring. If you haven’t done this technique before, consider checking out our video lesson on ‘how to add a backbeat‘.
Part 1 – Performance