can anyone recognize this song?

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by azeng808, Jan 7, 2006.

  1. the first seconds sound like I can fly by reimer & setzer, but I'm sure it's not.
  2. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    Sounds like Girl From Ipanima.

  3. irjason

    irjason Supporting Member

    Nov 17, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    I think he's right.
  4. Third'd, pretty sure thats it.
  5. BillytheBassist


    Aug 18, 2005
    Cool it just me or does it look like those strings have an aweful lot of relief?
  6. Moo

    Moo Banned

    Dec 14, 2002
    Oakland, CA
    That aint no Ipanemeemeememea. It's called Wave, a different Jobim tune.

    And yeah, those strings are high enough to be on another bass :)
  7. Moo

    Moo Banned

    Dec 14, 2002
    Oakland, CA
    Here you can hear the chords to The Girl from Ipanema$521

    And Wave$522
  8. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    I've played Wave a few times - chord changes in real book are :

    Intro Dmin7 G7 - repeated

    DMa7/Bb7/AMin7 /D7(b9)
    GMa7/GMin6/F#13 F#7(#5)/F#Min7 B7(b9)
    E9/Bb7 A7/Dmin7 G7/ Dmin7 G7


    (Middle Eight)
    GMin7/ C9\Bb / Amin7/Amin7
    Bb9sus/Bb9\Ab /GMin7/ A7(b9#5)

    [Repeat A]