Guitar Tabs
song title    band name

Join Us Today!

Don't strum alone...
be a part of the largest online Christian music community. Browse thousands of guitar tabs and chat w/ musicians like yourself.


It's Free!

This tab has been rated a 4.67 out of 5 for accuracy. (3 votes)Sorry, but you must be logged in to rate this tab.
Click here to log-in, or you can click here to register.
(Registration is free)

All songs owned by corresponding publishing company. If you make copies of any song on this website, be sure to report your usage to CCLI.
Submitted by: JesusMySavior

(this is a more accurate version of the song...
with the leads and powerchords rather than the charts, this is how it differs
from the other versions, just to let you know :-) )


This Fragile Breath
written and performed by Todd Agnew
tabbed by Jared Jongeling

Tuning : 

Guitar 1 : E A D G B E
Guitar 2 : E A D G B E
Guitar 3 : E A D G B E
Guitar 4 : D A D G B E

intro :  (beginning backslash is a basic slide down the fretboard)


guitar 1 (rhythm) - you can strum the rhythm however you like

e|----------------------|
B|----------------------|
G|-\-7--6--4------------|
D|-\-7--7--4-----4-4--5-|
A|-\-5--4--2-----4-4--5-|
E|-\-------------2-2--3-|


guitar 2 (lead)

e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|-5---9-/-11-6---12-11-9-11---------4---4-4---------|
D|-x---x-/-x--x----x--x-x--x--9------x---4-4---4-4-5-|
A|-7---7-/-9--4---10--9-7--9--x-(or)-2---2-2---4-4-5-|
E|----------------------------7----------------2-2-3-|


verse

all three guitars hit first chord below


guitar 3 (acoustic)

e|-2--0--0----------|
B|-3--3--3--0-0--0--|
G|-2--0--2--3-3--4--|
D|-4--2--0--4-4--5--|
A|-2--2-----4-4--5--|
E|-2--0-----2-2--3--|


bridge (guitar 1; guitar 2 comes in at G5 power chord)

e|----------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------|
G|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------------|
D|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
E|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-| 


chorus :

guitar 1

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|-\-7--6--4-----------|
D|-\-7--7--4-----4-4-5-|
A|-\-5--4--2-----4-4-5-|
E|-\-------------2-2-3-|

2nd time around play this : 

e|-0---------------|
B|-3--0------------|
G|-2--2--4---------|
D|-0--2--4--4-4--5-|
A|----4--2--4-4--5-|
E|----------2-2--3-|


guitar 2
 
      1:01-1:03
e|------------------|
B|-7-8-7h8p7----7---|
G|-----------h9---7-|
D|------------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|




repeat intro :  (beginning backslash is a basic slide down the fretboard)

guitar 1 (rhythm) - you can strum the rhythm however you like

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|-\-7--6--4-----------|
D|-\-7--7--4-----4-4-5-|
A|-\-5--4--2-----4-4-5-|
E|-\-------------2-2-3-|


guitar 2 (lead)


e|---------------------------------------------------|
B|---------------------------------------------------|
G|-5---9-/-11-6---12-11-9-11---------4---4-4---------|
D|-x---x-/-x--x----x--x-x--x--9------x---4-4---4-4-5-|
A|-7---7-/-9--4---10--9-7--9--x-(or)-2---2-2---4-4-5-|
E|----------------------------7----------------2-2-3-|



verse

all three guitars hit first chord below

guitar 3 (acoustic)

e|-2--0--0----------|
B|-3--3--3--0-0--0--|
G|-2--0--2--3-3--4--|
D|-4--2--0--4-4--5--|
A|-2--2-----4-4--5--|
E|-2--0-----2-2--3--|


bridge (guitar 1; guitar 2 comes in at G5 powerchord)

e|----------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------|
G|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0------------------|
D|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
A|-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2--5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-|
E|-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0--3-3-3-3-3-3-3-3-| 


chorus :

guitar 1

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|-\-7--6--4-----------|
D|-\-7--7--4-----4-4-5-|
A|-\-5--4--2-----4-4-5-|
E|-\-------------2-2-3-|

2nd time around play this :

e|-0---------------|
B|-3--0------------|
G|-2--2--4---------|
D|-0--2--4--4-4--5-|
A|----4--2--4-4--5-|
E|----------2-2--3-|


guitar 2
 
      2:16-2:18
e|------------------|
B|-7-8-7h8p7----7---|
G|-----------h9---7-|
D|------------------|
A|------------------|
E|------------------|



bridge 2

 guitar 1

e|----------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------|
D|-4-4--4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5-5-5-|
A|-4-4--4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5-5-5-|
E|-2-2--2-2-2-2-2--2-2-2-3-3--3-3-3-|
      ^^         ^^         ^^   

(^ a half note rest for the snare drum)


chorus (speak to me...)

e|------|
B|------|
G|-7--6-|
D|-7--7-|....
A|-5--4-|
E|------|

e|----------------------------------|
B|----------------------------------|
G|----------------------------------|
D|-4-4--4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5-5-5-| x2 and add a D5 (x755xx) 2nd time around
A|-4-4--4-4-4-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5-5-5-|
E|-2-2--2-2-2-2-2--2-2-2-3-3--3-3-3-|
      ^^         ^^         ^^   


interlude (man this song is repetative!!)

guitar 3 (acoustic)

e|-0--0--0--|    |-0--0--0-|
B|-x--0--0--|    |-3--0--0-|
G|-5--6--4--|    |-2--2--4-|
D|-5--7--4--| or |-0--2--4-|
A|-7--4--2--|    |-0--4--2-|
E|----------|    |---------|


guitar 1

e|----------------|
B|----------------|
G|-----\--------7-|
D|-----\-4-5-7--7-|
A|-----\-4-5-7--5-|
E|-(14)\-2-3-5----|



guitar 2

   3:11-3:12
e|------------|
B|------------|
G|----------7-|
D|-7-5-4-5--7-|
A|----------5-|
E|------------|


chorus :

guitar 1

e|---------------------|
B|---------------------|
G|-\-7--6--4-----------|
D|-\-7--7--4-----4-4-5-|
A|-\-5--4--2-----4-4-5-|
E|-\-------------2-2-3-|

2nd time around play this :

e|-0---------------|
B|-3--0------------|
G|-2--2--4---------|
D|-0--2--4--4-4--5-|
A|----4--2--4-4--5-|
E|----------2-2--3-|


guitar 2
 
      3:24-3:26
e|--------------------|
B|-7-8---10-8-7-------|
G|-----9--------9-7-7-|
D|--------------------|
A|--------------------|
E|--------------------|

then he does this little ditty around 3:29

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11-\-9--11-\-7--9-\-6-6--7 ----------------------------------|
D|--x-\-x---x-\-x--x-\-x-x--x (think F#5-G5 for this last part)-|
A|--9-\-7---9-\-5--7-\-4-4--5-----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|


then repeat this whole process

guitar 2
 
      3:37-3:39
e|--------------------|
B|-7-8---10-8-7-------|
G|-----9--------9-7-7-|
D|--------------------|
A|--------------------|
E|--------------------|

                3:42-3:48

e|--------------------------------------------------------------|
B|--------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-11-\-9--11-\-7--9-\-6-6--7 ----------------------------------|
D|--x-\-x---x-\-x--x-\-x-x--x (think F#5-G5 for this last part)-|
A|--9-\-7---9-\-5--7-\-4-4--5-----------------------------------|
E|--------------------------------------------------------------|

and if that wasn't enough, there's another multitracked lead guitar
in the background that goes:

       3:39-3:50
e|------------------------------------------------------------------|
B|------------------------------------------------------------------|
G|-(7)-/12~~11~9~7~4-7~~--(7)-/12~~11~9~~--(7)-/12~~11~9~7~4-7-5~~--|
D|------------------------------------------------------------------|
A|------------------------------------------------------------------|
E|------------------------------------------------------------------|
    this mixes with the cello line


then for the grand finale

guitar 1 (distorted)
                    3:53
e|----------------------|
B|----------------------|
G|--------------------5-|
D|-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5--5-| let ring out
A|-4-4--4-4-4-5-5--5--7-|
E|-2-2--2-2-2-3-3--3----|


guitar 3 (acoustic)

    3:53
e|-0---------|
B|---3-------|
G|-----2-----|
D|-------0---| up strum
A|---------0-|
E|-----------|


guitar 4 (D A D G B E  tuning)

  3:53
e|--0--|
B|--3--|
G|--2--|
D|--0--| let ring out
A|--0--|
D|--0--|


whew!! that took me 2 hours!! I hope you appreciate it as much as I do!

Praise God for hearing music like a language!!!  :-D

Comments about this tab

No comments/corrections found. Add your own

Complimentary Christian Ringtones
Dadamobile and CGR have teamed up to bring your favorite Christian artists right to your phone. Sign up today and get 10 complementary ringtones!
Tab Country
Did you know CGR has a sister site w/ country guitar tabs? Well we do! Its called Tab Country. It has a great archive with a lot of country tabs.
Rockin Tabs
Are you looking for a site that has rock guitar tabs? Then Rockintabs.com is the place for you. It is a budding site with many rock guitar tabs. Submit your tab today.
Tab Gallery
Tab Gallery has a compilation of christian, rock, and country tabs all in one place. Come visit us.