Colleen Malone: Larry Sparks Album: Special Delivery
Capo 3rd Fret
Please Note: The intro follows the pattern of the first two lines, except the last two chords are reversed in the second line. I have put in how it would be with words. If you have the recording you will hear it. This is a great bluegrass song where Larry Sparks flat-picks the first two lines of the instrumental. He has a unique style that really makes the acoustic guitar sound as it should, without fancy electronic adjustments.
If you can't find this recording, contact me at Gmwns@aol.com and I'll be glad to send you the MP3.
Intro: (Keep in mind the words are just to set the pattern. On the recording, instruments are playing) (A) It's been ten years and (D) three since I (A) first went to sea And I (D) sailed from old (E) Ireland and (A) home
(A) It's been ten years and (D) three since I (A) first went to sea And I (D) sailed from old (A) Ireland and (E) home And those (A) hills lush and (D) green were a (A) part of my dreams When I (D) dreamed of my (E) Colleen Ma-(A)-lone