James Bond Theme (Backing)

Animated James Bond Theme (Backing) tab by Monty Norman on guitar. So easy you'll be playing in minutes.

The backing guitar for this infamous tune is one of the easiest guitar parts you're likely to come across.

As you'll see in the ActionTab, 90% of the tune is just playing between 3 notes on 1 string. This may seem simple, but is very good practice for new beginners. This is a great tune for practicing your timing and getting good, clean fretted notes consistently.

There is a point in the tune where this backing guitar plays along with the lead guitar. Both guitars play exactly the same smooth jazz style melody, however the lead guitar plays the notes 1 octave higher. You can hear both guitars in the ActionTab. Don't let the other guitar put you off. Stay tight to the notes shown in this ActionTab and once you get consistent with the timing, work at playing along with the normal speed audio.

Next we'll look at the famous lead guitar, which will be a bit harder, but great fun to play! Prepare the white kitty.

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