Question: How To Play Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here?

What are the chords for Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd?

Wish You Were Here Chords: The 12-String Intro

  • Em7 (022033)
  • G (320033)
  • A7sus4 (x02233)
  • C (x32010)
  • D (xx0232)
  • Am (x02210)
  • G (320003)

Is Wish you were here played on acoustic?

” Wish You Were Here ” made its stage debut on the band’s 1977 tour, which featured a performance of the entire album at every show. In the original 1977 concert performances, Gilmour would play his Fender Stratocaster instead of acoustic guitar, while Snowy White played a twelve-string Ovation acoustic guitar.

Is Wish You Were Here easy to play on guitar?

Pretty easy and decent practice for finger picking. I think it’s considered in the beginner range because you literally only have to move one finger during the intro. G shape, move index. I agree, if you play it how it’s meant to be played it’s not too easy a song.

What is the strumming pattern for Wish You Were Here?

Strumming pattern Do down strums on all 4 counts, but try to accent (give extra oomph) to the “1” and “3” counts. In repetition, this would read as “DOWN down DOWN down DOWN down DOWN down…” From there, you can take things to the next level by doing this “down… down, down up” pattern over and over.

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