here is everything you need to know to play this awesome song ... includes all chords and chord changes, as well as a look at Jerry's licks that connect everything together ...
see TRACK LISTING for each section ...
there is a chord chart included at the end of this description ...
the concert footage is from 6-11-93 at Buckeye Lake, OH ... thanks for watching!
0:49 - How to Play - INTRO = A - A (sus 4)
3:58 - How to Play - the ascending "signature" lick
10:50 - How to Play - VERSES - part 2 (Bm - D - A - E - D)
16:04 - Chord Chart = INTRO + VERSES
16:17 - Carlo plays through all the chords = INTRO / VERSES
(BRIDGE = "a foolish heart will call on you, and toss your dreams away" ...)
16:39 - How to Play - BRIDGE - part 1 = B (sus 4) - B
20:28 - How to Play - BRIDGE - part 3 = F# (sus 4) - F#
20:48 - Carlo plays through all the chords = BRIDGE
21:25 - BRIDGE - "F9 variations" - (how Jerry actually plays the F# section) he plays it different every time ...
most common = F9 - F9 (sus 4) - F9 - F9 (b9) ... this section includes a few different ways to play it...
22:42 - you can play this F# section as a series of ascending, or descending chords
23:29 - "F#9 (b9)" = chord analysis (the last chord Jerry plays in this F# section) - LOW ON NECK version
24:19 - how Jerry plays the F# changes on the album - (F#9 sus - F# F#9 sus - F#)
25:07 - alternate fingering for ... F#9 sus - F# ... chord change
25:39 - BRIDGE - Carlo's favorite way to play the "F# section"
26:18 - "F#9 (b9)" = chord analysis (the last chord Jerry plays in this F# section) - HIGH ON NECK version
27:57 - How Bob Weir plays through the F# chords ...
28:22 - BRIDGE - Carlo plays through all the chords
28:57 - SPACE JAM = E - E7 ... ( or E - D )
29:14 - END JAM - like INTRO ... A - A (sus 4) (repeating)
30:03 - CHORD CHART - Entire Song ...
CHORD CHART ...
INTRO = A - A (sus 4)
A - A (sus 4)
VERSE = Bm - D - F#m
Bm - D - A - E - D
E - F#m
Bm- A - G (maj 7) - D - A
BRIDGE = B (sus 4) - B
B (sus 4) - B
B (sus 4) - B ... (3rd and 4th time Jerry plays B sus - B while band plays A sus - A)
Ab minor - C# minor ... (see lesson for alternate C#m7(b9) chord)
F# (sus 4) - F#
F# (sus 4) - F# ... (see lesson for alternate F9 chords)
JAM = E - E7 ( or E - D)
END JAM = (Like INTRO) - A - A (sus 4) A - A (sus 4)
the guitar wizard
Carlo Zakers has been analyzing and playing Grateful Dead music for over 40 years ...
Carlo played in one of midwest's premier grateful dead cover bands, Perfunctory This Band, since 1987
this experience gives Carlo an insight into grateful dead music that few others would experience ... Carlo's TABS are some of the most thorough, and complete TABs you will find anywhere
Carlo has been creating video guitar lessons since 2015 ... his lessons some of the most detailed and thorough you will find anywhere.
many lesson websites would break each one of Carlo's lessons into 10 or 20 small lessons, and sell each section for $10 - $20 apiece
Carlo's lessons always includes helpful tips and exercises to help make playing everything very simple until it becomes second nature
Carlo also teaches and plays all styles... southern rock... classic rock ... country ... metal ...
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