Elton John - Tiny Dancer Acoustic tab

"Tiny Dancer" originally by Elton John
Piano part/chords by Elton John
Lyrics by Bernie Taupin
Tabbed by Dan Bogosian (UtBDan)
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C Fe----0-------------|B------1-----------|G---0---0----2--2--|D--2------3----3-3-|A-3----------------|E------------------| x4
VERSE 1: C F C F C F F G Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band C F C F C F G Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you'll marry a music man F Em7 Am7 Dm F C G7 Ballerina, you must have seen her, dancing in the sand C F C F C G/D Now she's in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand F Em Dm C Am7 VERSE 2: C F C F C F F G Jesus freaks, out in the street, handing out tickets for God C F C F C F F G Turning back, she just laughs, the boulevard is not that bad F Em7 Am7 Dm F C G7 Piano man, he makes his stand, in the auditorium C F C F C G/D Looking on, she sings the songs, the words she knows, the tune she hums F Em Dm Am7 BRIDGE: Ab Bb But oh how it feels so real Gm Cm Lying here, with no one near Ab Bb Where only you, and you can hear me B When I say, "Softly..." G/D "Slowly..." CHORUS: F C/E Dm "Hold me closer Tiny Dancer"
F C/E Dme----555------000------5---5---------|B----666------555------6---6---------|G----555------555------7---7---------|D----777------555------7---7---------|A-8-------77--------5----5---5---5-7-|E------------------------------------|
F C/E G "Count the headlights on the highway"
F C/E Ge----555------000---3----3----3--|B----666------555---3----3----3--|G----555------555---0----0----0--|D----777------555---0----0----0--|A-8-------77--------2----2----2--|E-------------------3----3----3--|
F C/E Dm "Lay me down in sheets of linen" F C/E Dm
F C/E G "You had a busy day today"
F C/E Ge----555------000---X---X-X--X---X-X--X--|B----666------555---8---8-8--8---8-8--8--|G----555------555---7---7-7--7---7-7--7--|D----777------555---9---9-9--9---9-9--9--|A-8-------77--------10--1010-10--1010-10-|E----------------------------------------|
Repeat Chorus x2 Total order: Intro Riff x4 Verse 1 x1 Verse x1 Intro Riff x2 Bridge x1 Chorus x2 Intro Riff x2 Verse 1 x1 Intro Riff x2 Bridge x1 Chorus x2 Intro riff x4 Resolve on C.
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