Watch the Got Wood? online guitar lesson by Rich Maloof from 50 Acoustic Guitar Licks You MUST Know

The same mid-string technique that breathed life into a simple D chord on the Beatles' "Norwegian Wood" can be modified to create a really pretty part -- great for fills or a distinguished opening phrase. This example in 3/4 features an ornament on inside strings followed by a bright little Dsus move on the top two strings.