What song should I teach my guitar class next?

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Not the solo necessarily note for note but the song. I'm a mediocre intermediate player and I can play it well. The chord changes aren't that hard. But the rhythm/phrasing and extensions off the chords make it interesting for an intermediate player.
 

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Time is on My Side (Stones) easy, I'll Follow the Sun (good song) Beatles,
I Shot the Sheriff (Marley or Clapton) good vibe.
 

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How about something with a whole step modulation key change? It's a Bob Dylan song, but I greatly prefer the Grateful Dead's version. I-IV-V in G, then keeps the same I-IV-V in A. Since it's a class, it's easy to teach to a group, shows how key change can be a great effect on the listener, and how almost all Broadway show tunes are written. Whole step modulations are a great effect.

 

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Hey Joe - Hendrix

Can make it fairly simple to play or add some fills in to make it more complex
 

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Love Is All Around by the Troggs.
It’s rhythmic, repetitive, and has a short interlude between the verse and chorus.
I loved it when it, and I were new.
Just learned the basic chord version this weekend. What interlude am I missing. Nice sounding chord progression.
 

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Just learned the basic chord version this weekend. What interlude am I missing. Nice sounding chord progression.
I was referring to the brief five chord run before the chorus.
It’s not an interlude.
Sorry for being confusing.
 




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