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Richie Havens chords for Minstrel from gault

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"Minstrel From Gault"
                            (Richie Havens)


Album: Resume (The Best of Richie Havens)


Note: I've transcribed the song using standard tuning.
      But Richie uses open D.

For more info on Richie's tuning and  playing style look here-
http://members.tripod.com/~Coolerking/guitar/richie.htm

Got the lyrics by listening to the cd....there are a couple of parts which
I couldn't figure out. If anyone has the correct lyrics, please post.


Intro: D-C-Bb-G-F-E-Eb-D
               ^2nd guitar 'fill' comes in and continues....
       D-C-Bb-G-F-E-Eb-D

A chord diagramD MajorD              A chord diagramC majorC
Minstrel came down ...
 A chord diagramBb majorBb
with scars of ...
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramB minorBm
some of them ...
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramB minorBm
some of them ...
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA          A chord diagramB minorBm
some of them ...
 A chord diagramBb majorBb         A chord diagramC majorC        A chord diagramD MajorD
yet some ...

A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA augmentedA       A chord diagramB minorBm
It was told ..
A chord diagramG+G       A chord diagramA augmentedA       A chord diagramB minorBm
It was told ...
A chord diagramG+G        A chord diagramA augmentedA   A chord diagramB minorBm
It was told so ...
A chord diagramBb majorBb        A chord diagramC majorC       A chord diagramD MajorD
may not be told ...

( 2nd guitar fill over intro chords - once)

A chord diagramD MajorD             A chord diagramC majorC
Soldier came ...
 A chord diagramBb majorBb
with silence in his...
A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramB minorBm
tore down ...
A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramA augmentedA            A chord diagramB minorBm
when fire ..
A chord diagramG+G     A chord diagramA augmentedA             A chord diagramB minorBm
tore down many ...,
        A chord diagramG+G           A chord diagramA augmentedA                A chord diagramB minorBm
when the previous staff...
A chord diagramBb majorBb                           A chord diagramG+G                      A chord diagramBb majorBb A chord diagramC majorC         A chord diagramD MajorD
knowing that through sins...earth bell, ...


Man came down from Cyanide....

(I give up here....or else everything is going to start looking like
gibberish! ;O)

At the very end of the songs where RH goes into the super fast strum, its
the same intro chords with 2nd guitar filling in.

   **************corrections/improvements welcome!!!!!**************

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