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Yellow: Coldplay

Updated: Aug 4, 2023

This is a song used in the guitar program for level 4 and features the chords D major, A major, E major and a capo on the 2nd fret.

If you require a capo please speak to reception.

You can purchase the lyrics and chords are available to download from Ultimate Guitar on this link.

In preparation for this song you will learn initially how to strum down on the beat, following this how to strum up on primary and the half beat and finally how to create your own strumming pattern. This skill may be used with any piece in 4/4 time. The demonstration is recorded for educational purposes.

Ste with a short tutorial


Here is Noah demonstrating the initial skill.

Here Noah is demonstrating the second skill.

In this final video Noah is demonstrating how the song comes together with a selected strumming pattern.

The guitar program worksheet for this is available to download on this link.

Download PDF • 186KB


Official Video


To learn these skills with this song book a lesson with Noah on the following link.



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