Procol Harum - A Salty Dog tab

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                             "A Salty Dog"
                      (Gary Brooker - Keith Reid)

Intro:

	(seagulls and surf sound effects)

	strings (arranged for guitar):

Db-5 Csus4 C Cm7 Bbsus4 Bb |----------------|----------------|----------------|---------------| |--8---8---8---8-|--8---8---8---8-|--8---8---8---8-|-6---6---6---6-| |-10--10--10--10-|-10--10---9---9-|--8---8---8---8-|-8---8---7---7-| |-11--11--11--11-|-10--10--10--10-|--8---8---8---8-|-8---8---8---8-| |----------------|----------------|----------------|---------------| |--9---9---9---9-|--8---8---8---8-|--8---8---8---8-|-6---6---6---6-|
Verse 1: Db-5 Csus4 C "All hands on deck we've run afloat" Cm7 Bbsus4 Bb I heard the captain cry Ab6 Ab Cm/G Fm Fm7 Cm/Eb Explore the ship replace the cook Db-5 E6 Let no one leave alive B/F# F# Across the straits around the horn B Bmaj7 B7 How far can sailors fly E Em6/G A twisted path our tortured course B/F# F#sus4 F# And no one left alive Verse 2: We sailed for parts unknown to man Where ships come home to die No lofty peak nor fortress bold Could match our captain's eye Upon the seventh seasick day We made our port of call The sand so white and sea so blue No mortal place at all Break: strings/piano (arranged for guitar):
B Ddim v v v v v v v v |-11--------------------|-4-----7-----6-----7--| |-12----12--------------|-3-----6-----6-----6--| |-11-11-11----10----11--|-4-----7-----7-----7--| |-13----13-13-13----13--|-0-----0-----0-----0--| |-14----14----14----14--|----------------------| |-----------------------|----------------------|
F# Adim F#dim v v v v v v v v |--9----6--------------|-------------------2--| |-11----7--------------|-4-----------6-----4--| |-11-11-6--6--5-----6--|-5-----------5-----2--| |-11----8-----8-----8--|-4-----------7-----4--| |--9----9-----9-----9--|-0-----------0-----3--| |----------------------|-------------------2--|
Verse 3: We fired the gun and burned the mast And rode from ship to shore The captain cried, we sailors wept Our tears were tears of joy Now many moons and many Junes Have passed since we made land And the salty dog, the seaman's log Your witness in my own hand [repeat string/piano break; end on Db-5 w/seagulls] -- another ace 60's tab from Andrew Rogers
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