SPEAK LOW
As recorded by Barney Kessel

Transcribed by Jack Grassel Words by Ogden Nash Music by Kurt Weill From Hal Leonard Jazz Guitar Favorites



Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'Untitled'

       Gm7              C7         Gm7            C7
 4/4
  Gtr I
                        |--3--|                   |--3--|
  Q    W         +H     Q  Q  Q    W        +H    Q  Q  Q
|----|---------|-----------------|--------|----------------|
|----|---------|-----------------|--------|----------------|
|----|-2-------|-(2)-------------|-2------|-(2)------------|
|----|---------|--------5-----5--|--------|-------5-----5--|
|-3--|---------|-----------5-----|--------|----------5-----|
|----|---------|-----------------|--------|----------------|


  Gm7  C7      Gm7   C7     Fmaj7        Ab7b5
       |-3-|
  H    Q Q Q   H.      Q    H.      Q    H.      Q
|------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|------------|------------|-3----------|-3-----------|
|-2----------|-2----------|---------5--|---------2---|
|------5---5-|---------5--|------------|-------------|
|--------5---|------------|------------|-------------|
|------------|------------|------------|-------------|


  Q=120(8=s8)
  Bbmaj7                       Bbm7
                       |-3-|                           |-3-|
  Q.   E  H       H    Q Q Q   Q.   E  H      Q  E S S Q Q Q
|--------------|-------------|--------------|------------------|
|--------------|-------------|--------------|------------------|
|-5----5-------|-------3---3-|-5----5-------|------3h5p3-------|
|--------------|---------3---|--------------|------------3-5---|
|--------------|-------------|--------------|------------------|
|--------------|-------------|--------------|------------------|


                                        Q=120
  Em11  A7+5        Gm7    C7      Fmaj7N.C.
  Q.  E +E  E E E   +Q.  E +E  E E E    E  E  E E  E E E  E    Q  Q  Q  Q
|-----------------|-------------------|---------8-11-9-8----|---------------|
|-----------------|-------------------|------10----------11-|-10------------|
|-2---2-(2)-------|-------------------|---10----------------|---------------|
|-----------2-3-5-|-(5)--5-(5)-3-2----|---------------------|---------------|
|-----------------|----------------5--|---------------------|-----------3---|
|-----------------|-------------------|---------------------|---------------|


  Gm7               C7      Gm7               C7
                    |-3-|                     |-3-|
  W          +H     Q Q Q   W          +H     Q Q Q
|----------|--------------|----------|----------------|
|----------|--------------|----------|----------------|
|-2--------|-(2)----------|-2--------|-(2)------------|
|----------|--------5---5-|----------|--------5---5---|
|----------|----------5---|----------|----------5-----|
|----------|--------------|----------|----------------|


  Gm7  C7      Gm7   C7     Fmaj7        Ab7b5
       |-3-|
  H    Q Q Q   H.      Q    H.      Q    H.      Q
|------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|------------|------------|-3----------|-3-----------|
|-2----------|-2----------|---------5--|---------2---|
|------5---5-|---------5--|------------|-------------|
|--------5---|------------|------------|-------------|
|------------|------------|------------|-------------|


  Bbmaj7                     Bbm7
                     |-3-|                          |-3-|
  Q.   E H      H    Q Q Q   Q.   E H      Q  E S S Q Q Q
|-------------|------------|-------------|-----------------|
|-------------|------------|-------------|-----------------|
|-5----5------|------3---3-|-5----5------|------3h5p3------|
|-------------|--------3---|-------------|------------3-5--|
|-------------|------------|-------------|-----------------|
|-------------|------------|-------------|-----------------|


                                                    Q=120(8=s8)
  Em11   A7+5        Gm7   C7        FmajN.C.
  Q.   E +E  E E E   +Q.   E +E  E E E      W       E E E E E E E E
|------------------|-------------------|----------|-----------------|
|------------------|-------------------|----------|-------------3-4-|
|-2----2-(2)-------|-------------------|----------|---------2-5-----|
|------------2-3-5-|-(5)---5-(5)-3-2-3-|----------|---3---5---------|
|------------------|-------------------|----------|-----------------|
|------------------|-------------------|----------|-----------------|


  Fm7                                    Db9+11
  +E  E E E +H       +Q.   E +E  E E E   +H.      +E  E     H  Q  E E
|------------------|-------------------|----------------|-------------|
|-(4)-3---4-(4)----|-(4)---------------|----------------|-----------3-|
|-------5----------|-------------3-----|----------------|-------------|
|------------------|-------6-(6)---6-5-|-(5)------(5)-3-|-------------|
|------------------|-------------------|----------------|-------------|
|------------------|-------------------|----------------|-------------|


  Ebmaj7                             Bm7b5         E7  N.C.
                                                             |-3-|
  +E  E E E +H       +H     Q.   E   +H    +E  E E E   Q  Q  Q Q Q
|------------------|---------------|-----------------|-------------|
|-(3)-----3-(3)----|-(3)-----------|-----------------|-------------|
|-----5-3----------|---------------|-----------------|---------5-3-|
|------------------|--------5----3-|-(3)---(3)-5-3-2-|-------------|
|------------------|---------------|-----------------|----3--4-----|
|------------------|---------------|-----------------|-------------|


  Q=120
  Gm7                 C7          Gm7                 C7
                      |---3---|                       |---3---|
  W          +E  Q  E S S E Q Q   W          +E  Q  E S S E Q Q
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|
|-2--------|-(2)----------------|----------|--------------------|
|----------|-----5--7-5h7p5---5-|-7--------|-(7)-5--7-5h7p5---5-|
|----------|----------------5---|----------|----------------5---|
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|


  Gm7  C7          Gm7  C7      F            Ab7b5
       |---3---|
  H    S S E Q Q   H.      Q    H.      Q    H.      Q
|----------------|------------|------------|--------------|
|----------------|------------|------------|--------------|
|----------------|------------|-7-------5--|-7------------|
|-7----5h7p5---5-|-7-------5--|------------|---------7----|
|------------5---|------------|------------|--------------|
|----------------|------------|------------|--------------|


  Bbmaj7            Bbm7      Fmaj7           Bb A7
                    |--3--|
  W          +H     Q  Q  Q   W         Q  Q  Q  Q
|----------|----------------|---------|------------|
|----------|----------------|---------|------------|
|-5--------|-(5)----3-------|-2-------|----2--3--5-|
|----------|-----------3--5-|---------|------------|
|----------|----------------|---------|------------|
|----------|----------------|---------|------------|


  G9               C9+5              F6
  Q.   E +Q   q    Q.   E +Q   q     E E  E E E E E E   E E E E  E E  E E
|----------------|-----------------|-----10-9-8-5-----|-6----------8------|
|-3----3-(3)--3--|-3----3-(3)--3---|-3------------6---|-----6-9S10---10-6-|
|----------------|-----------------|----------------7-|-------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|------------------|-------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|------------------|-------------------|
|----------------|-----------------|------------------|-------------------|


  Q=120(8=s8)
  Gm9                 C13
    Q.   E   E E Q      Q  E   E  +Q   E  E
|--------8----------|------8----------------|
|-/10------/10------|-/10----/10-(10)-------|
|--------------7-7--|--------------------10-|
|-------------------|-----------------------|
|-------------------|-----------------------|
|-------------------|-----------------------|


  Gm7                            C7
    Q.   E   E E q      Q  E   E E E  E E
|--------8----------|------8--------------|
|-/10------/10------|-/10----/10----------|
|--------------7-7--|--------------7-10-7-|
|-------------------|---------------------|
|-------------------|---------------------|
|-------------------|---------------------|


  Gm7                   C7b9
             |--3---|
    E E  E E Q  Q   q     Q.   E Q  E E
|---------------------|-----------------|
|-/10---10---8--------|-/10----8--------|
|---------------7--10-|---------------9-|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|


  Fmaj7                  D7b5
   E  E  E  E  E E E E    E E  E  E Q  E E
|-10-10-10-10-10---8---|-10---10-10--------|
|----------------------|--------------10---|
|----------------------|-------------------|
|----------------------|-------------------|
|----------------------|-------------------|
|----------------------|-------------------|


  Bbmaj7                              Bbm7
                       |-3-|
   E E E E  H      E E E E E E E Q     E E E E  H    E S S E E E E E E
|-/8-7-6---------|---------5-8-7-6--|-/8-7-6-------|-----------8-7-6---|
|----------------|-------6----------|--------------|-----------------8-|
|--------7-------|---6S7------------|--------6-----|---8p6p5-6---------|
|----------------|------------------|--------------|-------------------|
|----------------|------------------|--------------|-------------------|
|----------------|------------------|--------------|-------------------|


  G13               Gm7               Fmaj7          Am7      D7
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E    Q  E E  H     Q  E   Q  E Q
|-5---5-4-5-6-5---|-----------5-----|--------------|----------------|
|---------------8-|---8---7-8---8-6-|-/5-----------|------/10-------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----5-7------|----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|--------------|----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|--------------|----------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|--------------|----------------|


  Gm7                                        C7
  E  E  E  E  +Q       E  E    +Q       E  E  +Q       E  E
|---------------------13----|----------13-------------13----|
|---------12-(12)b13-----12-|-(12)b13-----12-(12)b13-----12-|
|------10-------------------|-------------------------------|
|---10----------------------|-------------------------------|
|---------------------------|-------------------------------|
|---------------------------|-------------------------------|


  Gm7                      C7
   +Q       E E  E  E Q      H  E  E  E  E
|------------------------|-----------------|
|-(12)b13----------------|------9-10-11-12-|
|----------10---13S14----|-----------------|
|------------------------|-----------------|
|------------------------|-----------------|
|------------------------|-----------------|


  Gm7                                 C7
   E  E  E  E  E  E E  E   E  E  E  E E  E E  E
|----13-11---------------|------------8---------|
|-13-------13-12-11-9----|-9-10-11-12---10-8----|
|---------------------10-|-------------------10-|
|------------------------|----------------------|
|------------------------|----------------------|
|------------------------|----------------------|


  Fmaj7                  Ab7b5
  E  E  E E  E  E E  E    +E   Q  E  E  E E  E
|---------8-12-10------|----------8-11-10------|
|------10--------------|------10------------10-|
|-9-10--------------11-|-(11)------------------|
|----------------------|-----------------------|
|----------------------|-----------------------|
|----------------------|-----------------------|


  Bbmaj7
   +E  E E E E E Q      H    E E E E
|------8-7---6------|--------8-6-8-8-|
|-(10)--------------|----------------|
|--------------7----|----------------|
|-------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|----------------|
|-------------------|----------------|


  Bbm7
      |-3-|
  +E  S S S Q   E S S E E   Q  E E E E E E
|-(8)-6-------------------|-----------------|
|-------6-----------------|--------------9--|
|---------6S5-------------|-----------------|
|--------------10-8-------|-----------------|
|-------------------8-----|-----------------|
|---------------------9-6-|-8--6-8---6------|


  G9                    Gm7
   E E E E  E  E  E E    E E E E  E E  E E
|-------------10------|--------------------|
|-10---9---10----10-8-|--------------------|
|---------------------|-10---7---10---10---|
|---------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------|
|---------------------|--------------------|


  F6       Gm7          Am7         Fmaj7
   E E E E  E  E  E E    E E Q  E E E E
|-------------10------|-----------------|
|--------9-10----10-8-|-----------4-----|
|-10------------------|-10----------5---|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|


  Fm7                                 Db9
  E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   E E E E S S Q E
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-4-4-----4-4-----|-4-4-----4-6-4---|-4-4-----4-4-----|-4-6-7---7S6-4-7S=|
|-----5-------5---|-----5---------4-|-----4-------4---|------------------|
|-------6-------6-|-------6---------|-------6-------6-|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|------------------|


  Ebmaj7                              Bm7b5         E7  N.C.
                                                              |-3-|
  Q  E E E E E E   E  E E E E E E E   E E E E E E E E   Q  Q  Q Q Q
|----6-----------|---10---8-6-------|-----------------|--------------|
|-8----8-6---6-8-|------------8-6---|-6---6---6-8-6-5-|--------------|
|----------8-----|----------------8-|-------7---------|---------5-3--|
|----------------|------------------|-----------------|--------------|
|----------------|------------------|-----------------|----3--4------|
|----------------|------------------|-----------------|--------------|


                      |---3---|                       |---3---|
  W          +E  Q  E S S E Q Q   W          +E  Q  E S S E Q Q
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|
|-2--------|-(2)----------------|----------|--------------------|
|----------|-----5--7-5h7p5---5-|-7--------|-(7)-5--7-5h7p5---5-|
|----------|----------------5---|----------|----------------5---|
|----------|--------------------|----------|--------------------|


       |---3---|
  H    S S E Q Q   H.      Q    H.      Q    H.      Q
|----------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|----------------|------------|------------|-------------|
|----------------|------------|-7-------5--|-7-----------|
|-7----5h7p5---5-|-7-------5--|------------|---------7---|
|------------5---|------------|------------|-------------|
|----------------|------------|------------|-------------|


                    |-3-|
  W          +H     Q Q Q   W          Q  Q  Q  Q
|----------|--------------|----------|--------------|
|----------|--------------|----------|--------------|
|-5--------|-(5)----3-----|-2--------|----2--3--5---|
|----------|----------3-5-|----------|--------------|
|----------|--------------|----------|--------------|
|----------|--------------|----------|--------------|


                                    Q=120
  Q.   E +Q   q    Q.   E +Q   q    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q
|----------------|----------------|-----------------|---------8------|
|-3----3-(3)--3--|-3----3-(3)--3--|-----------------|---8---7--------|
|----------------|----------------|-------------8---|-7---6----------|
|----------------|----------------|-------8---6---7-|----------------|
|----------------|----------------|-----7---6-------|----------------|
|----------------|----------------|---6-------------|----------------|



Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
<n> - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers - <E/E./Q/Q./H/H.> = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


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