Frank Zappa - Blessed Relief tab

FRANK ZAPPA
Blessed Relief
From "The Grand Wazoo" 1972

This is a nice tune, i'm amazed no one bothered tabbing it out before.

**FINGERING NOTE**
A few chord voicings ive used require the use of your fretting hand's thumb
for bass notes: C11/Bb, Gadd9/B, Bbmaj7

Intro

C/Bb C11/Bb C/Bb C11/Bb--0---------------0--0---------------------0-------------------------|----8------------8-----6-6-6----------6------8----------8--------6---|------9---------9------------5-------7---------9--------9-------5----|--------10----10--------------8-----8------------10----10------8-----|---------------------------------------------------------------------|------------6------6------------6-------------------6-------6--------| * * Thumb
Theme 1
--8p5--5--3--3--5-----------------------------------|-------------------5--3~~~-3---------------3--6--3--|------------------------------5--5---2--5-----------|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------|
--8p5--5--3--3--5-----------------------------------|--------------------5--3--3-3-------------3--6p3--3-|------------------------------5--5--2--5------------|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------|----------------------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------------|-6-5-6~~-8-6-8~~~-10~~~11p10p8-10--11--13~~~-|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
---------------------------------------------|-6-5-6~~-8-6-8~~~-10~~~11p10p8-10--11--13~~~-|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------|
-----------------------------------------|----8-10-11-8-10-------------------------|-10--------------7~~~-7-5~~~-5-3~~~~3-0--|-----------------------------------------| Repeat 3x-----------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------|
Theme 2
Gadd11-----10-------------10-----------------------------------|----12---12~~-10-12----12~~----12------------------------|---12-----------------------12----12-12~~~~9-12-9-9~~~---|--10-----------------------------------------------------|-10------------------------------------------------------|---------------------------------------------------------|
Fadd11------8---------/15-12-12----/15-12-12-----------------------------|----10---10~~~8------------------------15-13p12--------------------|---10----------------------14-------------------14-12p10-9---------|--8--------------------------------------------------------12p10p9-|-8-----------------------------------------------------------------|-------------------------------------------------------------------|
Solo Zappa and the boys take turns soloing over this 2-chord jazz vamp
Eadd11 Gadd9/B---7----------------7---------|---9----------------8---------|---9----------------7---------|---7----------------7---------|---7--------------------------|---0----------------7---------| * Thumb
Mini Bridge (6:05)
C/A Bbmaj7---0--------0------0------0-------5-5--5-5--5-5--5-5---|----8------8-8----8-8----8-8------6-6--6-6--6-6--6-6---|-----9----9---9--9---9--9---9-----7-7--7-7--7-7--7-7---|------10-10----10-----10-----10---7-7--7-7--7-7--7-7---|-0------0----------------------------------------------|----------------------------------6--------------------| * Thumb
*Then repeat Themes 1 & 2 **The outro uses the same chord progression as the intro panzerkampfwagen@gmail.com
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