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“Space Oddity” by David Bowie

Riff Rundown

Difficulty: Intermediate


Here is what all the riffs sound like together :

Guitar 1 :

In this part, you will want to strum rather loosely, but don’t forget
the accents, as shown with a “greater than” sign ( >) .
Below are the chords and where to place your fingers :

C/G :

Em :


Am/G :


Guitar 2 :

For all the parts in this riff ( which isn’t actually a guitar ) you
should play it in the C chord format. This will enable you to switch
notes around without getting lost in the progression.

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