Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

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Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

Postby Clifford D » Fri Jan 18, 2013 8:26 pm

Bill Frisell is an amazing player of blues. One moment he has a "delta" moment, followed by a beautiful jazz, followed by a broken clock blues sound followed by real blues again; whatever that may be. After his two chorus solo intro the band takes off and it's all out country blues.

I transcribed the first chorus in tab and will put it in computer tab, as cheezy as that tab is, it's all I got =P

I just have a phone, no computer, if someone was kind enough to go to youtube
Go to Bill Frisell Sitting On Top Of The World and post it here on this thread. I won't see a computer for a while and may forget when I do.
That would really help people reading the tab.
Enjoy
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Re: Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

Postby Clifford D » Fri Jan 18, 2013 9:31 pm

Third attempt to post =/
Drop D

--------2--5---ll---5------------------7--7--5--l-----------------7--7--5---l
-----3---------ll---------------3---2-------------l---7---------3-------------l
----------------ll---------------2---2------------l---5----------3-------------l
----------------ll-------------------4-------------l-----------------------------l
----------------ll-------------------4-------------l-----------------------------l
-0-------------ll-----------0---------------------l----0---------0-------------l
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Re: Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

Postby Clifford D » Fri Jan 18, 2013 10:01 pm

Here's bars 3 and 4

------------------------------l------------------------------------l
-565-----3------------------l-------------------6--3--6'--6'---l
-0---------------0-----------l----0------------------------------l
------------------------------l-0---------------------------------l
---------------------2--0----l-----------------------------------l
---------------------------5_l____________5---------------------l
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Re: Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

Postby Clifford D » Fri Jan 18, 2013 10:21 pm

Bars 5 and 6
16th notes second and forth beats 1st bar
---------------------7---7--5---------------l--2----------------------2--2--l
-3------------------------------------0--3--l-----------------------3--------l
-5-----------5---7--------------------------l-------------3----1------------l
-----------4-----------------------7---------l-------0----------0------------l
--------3------------------------------------l------0-------------------------l
-0---0--------------------------4-----------l--0-----------------------------l

Listen to the youtube of this
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Re: Bill Frisell playing "Sitting On Top Of The World"

Postby Clifford D » Fri Jan 18, 2013 10:34 pm

Last few bars
Let things ring

--------------------------0--l--2--0---------2--------------ll------------------
-3-----------------0--3-----l--------3--0-------3-----0---ll------------3----
-0--2_____2____2-----------l--1------------1---0---2-----ll----------2------
-0---------------------------l-------------------- 0---------ll--------0---------
-0---------------------------l-------------------------------ll------0-----------
------------------------------l------------------------------ll----0-------------
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