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The Whistler  Jethro Tull

Date: Sun, 5 Apr 1998 20:15:58 +0200 (CEST)
From: Peter Eybert
Subject: CRD: The Whistler by Jethro Tull
The Whistler
written by Ian Anderson
performed by Jethro Tull
from "Songs From The Wood", 1977
transcribed by Peter Eybert
(Capo on 1st fret)
[Gm] [Fsus2/C] [Gm] [Fsus2/C]  
I'll [Gm]buy you six [F]bay mares to [Dm]put in your [C]stable
[Gm]six golden [Dm]apples [F]bought with my [C]pay.
I [Gm]am the first [F]piper [Dm]who calls the [C]sweet tune,
but [Gm]I must be [Dm]gone by the [F]seventh [C]day.[A]
So come [E]on, [G]I'm the [D]whistler.[A]
I have a [E]fife and a [G]drum to play.[D] [A]
Get [E]ready[G] for the [D]whistler.[F#m]
I whistle al[D]ong on the [E]seventh day [F#m]
whistle along on the [E]seventh day.[G#]
[G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] 
[Gm] [Fsus2/C] [Gm] [Fsus2/C]  
[Gm]All kinds of [F]sadness [Dm]I've left be[C]hind me.
[Gm]Many's the [Dm]day when [F]I have done [C]wrong.
[Gm]But I'll be [F]yours for [Dm]ever and [C]ever.
[Gm]Climb in the [Dm]saddle and [F]whistle al[C]ong.[A]
So come [E]on, [G]I'm the [D]whistler.[A]
I have a [E]fife and a [G]drum to play.[D] [A]
Get [E]ready[G] for the [D]whistler.[F#m]
I whistle al[D]ong on the [E]seventh day [F#m]
whistle along on the [E]seventh day.[G#]
[G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] 
[C#] [B] [C#] [B] [F#] [C#] [B]  
[Gm] [Fsus2/C] [Gm] [Fsus2/C]  
Deep [Gm]red are the [F]sunsets in [Dm]mystical [C]places.
[Gm]Black are the [Dm]nights on [F]summerday [C]sands.
[Gm]We'll find the [F]speck of [Dm]truth in each [C]riddle.
[Gm]Hold the first [Dm]grain of [F]love in our [C]hands.[A]
So come [E]on, [G]I'm the [D]whistler.[A]
I have a [E]fife and a [G]drum to play.[D] [A]
Get [E]ready[G] for the [D]whistler.[F#m]
I whistle al[D]ong on the [E]seventh day [F#m]
whistle a[D]long on the [E]seventh day.
N.C. E G D A
So come on, I'm a whistler.
I have a [E]fife and a [G]drum to play.[D] [A]
Get [E]ready[G] for the [D]whistler.[F#m]
I whistle al[D]ong on the [E]seventh day [F#m]
whistle a[D]long on the [E]seventh day.[G#]
[G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] [C#] [G#] [F#] [G#] [F#] 
[C#] [B] [C#] [B] [F#] [C#] [B] [C#] [B] [F#] [C#] [B] [C#] [B] 
Fsus2/C = x33011
[--]pjoe@charon.muc.de

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