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Key: Bb

Genre: Blues

Harp Type: Diatonic

Skill: Intermediate

Baby Scratch my Back

This is a nice Blues number by request. Classic early chicago blues
style.
x= any given number or hole
rest = .
bend note = x/
start note at bend = *x
from bend, return to true note= *x\
…then back to bend= *x\x

*-4\ *-4\ 4 -3 -1 3 2 -2 -3 *-4\ -3 2 *-4\ 4 -3 -1 3
*-4\ *-4\ *-4\ 4 -3 *-4\ *-4\ 4 -3 3 -3 -1 3

*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\
*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\
6 5 6 6 5 6
*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\ (dont forget your tremelo on these end
notes)

*-4\ *-4\ 4 -3 *-4\ -4 4 -3 3 -3 -1 3

(lyrics)

*-2\2 *-2\2 -2 (heavy bend on the -2)
2 2 2 2 2 2 3 (less accurate, but much easier was to perform previous
line)

2 3 -3 *-4\ 4 3 *-4\4 -4 4 3 *-2\2 -2 2 -1 -4 4
-3 3 -3 -1 3

*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\
*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\
6 5 6 6 5 6
*-5\ 5 *-5\ *-5\ 5 *-5\

*-4\ 4 *-4\ -4 4 -3 -4 -4 4 -3 3 -3 -1 3

*-2\ *-2\ *-2\

Lyrics