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Blackbird

Here are the fingerings that I use to play a chord-melody arrangement of The Beatles 1968 Blackbird. I play it in the original key of G. The song is played slowly and smoothly in a 4/4 tempo.

Verse:

    G   Am7     G                 C   A7  D7  B7
E---------------------|-------|---------------------|
B-----------------3---|---3---|---0-----------1-3---|
G---0-0-0-0-0-0-0-----|---0---|---0-0-2-2-2-0-2-----|
D---0---2-------0-----|---0---|---2---5---4---1-----|
A---2---0-------2-----|---2---|---3---4---5---------|
E---3-----------------|-------|---------------------|
 1.                    2.      3.

    Em Cm     G A7Am7Cm    G       A7          D7
E----------|------------|---------------------------|
B---0--0---|-----0------|----------0-----------0----|
G---0--0---|---2-0-0-0--|--0-0-0-2-0-2-0---2-0-2-2--|
D---2--1---|---5-2-2-1--|--0-------2-----2-0---0----|
A----------|---5-4-3-3--|--2-------0-------0--------|
E----------|------------|----------------------2----|
 4.         5.           6.

    G
E-------|-------||
B-------|-------||
G---0---|---0---||
D---0---|---0---||
A---2---|---2---||
E---3---|---3---||
 7.      8.

Refrain:

    F C Dm C      Bb C      F C Dm C    Bb A7
E-------------|----------|-----------|------3-1----|
B---1-1-------|----------|--1-1------|------2---3--|
G---2-0-0-0---|---0--0---|--2-0-0-0--|--0-0-0------|
D---3-2-3-2---|---3--2---|--3-2-3-2--|--3-2-2------|
A-------5-3---|---1--3---|------5-3--|--1-0-0------|
E-------------|----------|-----------|-------------|
 17.           18.        19.         20.

    D7                G
E---1-------------|-------||
B---1-3-3-1-------|-------||
G---2-------3-----|---0---||
D---0---------3---|---0---||
A-----------------|---2---||
E-----------------|---3---||
 21.               22.

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