Subscribe to the GL365 Newsletter! Skip to content

More Support. Awesome Feedback. Professional Lessons.

More Support. Awesome Feedback. Professional Lessons.

More Support. Awesome Feedback. Professional Lessons.

Closer To The Heart Guitar Lesson – Rush

In this Closer To The Heart guitar lesson video, I will show you how to play this great song from Rush note-for-note.

The tuning is standard tuning E A D G B E.

Alex Lifeson used a 12-string acoustic for the intro section, opening verse and chorus sections. I will be using a 12-string as well, but if you don't have one of those, a 6-string acoustic will do just fine.

After the electric guitar comes in with the verse and chorus, you will find that they are just simplified versions of the verse and chorus from the acoustic section.

I will also tackle Alex's solo note-for-note. It is a harmony solo, so I will be covering the high harmony part, which is what Alex would play live.

I hope you guys enjoy learning this great Rush classic!

If these free lessons help you, please donate to keep new ones coming daily. Thanks!! 🙂

Donate to GuitarLessons365
Other Amount:

Closer To The Heart Guitar Lesson - Rush

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.