Elvis Presley “Blue Christmas” Harmonica Cover (With Tabs)

By Alex Paclin

Written by Alex Paclin on . Posted in Blog: Harmonica Articles, Harmonica Tabs

Check out this cover on a Christmas classic! Recommendation. If you gonna play it, use blue 3rd – a note between major third (-3) and minor third (-3′) to get a bluesy flavour 🙂 Tongue-blocking is also welcomed.

Elvis Presley – Blue Christmas

A harmonica, key of E, 2nd pos.

Verse 1
-1 -2 -3″ -3    -3 -3″
-2 -2′ -3″
-1-2′ -3″ 4   4 -3
-3″ -2 -34
-3 4 -4   4 -3 -4
4 -3 -3″   -3″ -3 4
-3 -3″ -2 -3 -2 -3″
-2 -2′ -2′ -2′ -2 -3″

Verse 2
-1 -2 -3″  -3″ -3 -4
5 -4 -3    -2 -2′ -3″
-1 -2′ -3″ 4   4 -3
-4 -3 -3″ -2 -2 -34
-3 4 -4   4 -3 -4
4 -3 -3″   -3 4 5
2 -1   -2′ -2 -3″
-3′ -3′ -3′ -3″ -2
-2 -2    2 -1 -2

Solo
-3 -4 5 6   6 6 5 -4 5
-3 -3″ -2  -2   2 -2 2
-2′ -3″ -2′ 2  2 -1
-1 -2′ -3″ -3 4    -3 -3″ 4 -3 -3″ 4
-4 -3 -3″ -2 -2  -34[trill]
-3 4 -4   4 -3 -4-5-4
4 5 5 6 6 5 6 6   8 6*
6 6 5 -4 5 -3 -3″ -2
-3 -4 -4   5 -4
-3 -3″   -3′ -3′ -3′ -3″ -2
-2 -2″ -1 1 -1 -2  -1 -2″

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