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Xtc guitar tabs for My bird performs

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XTC -- "My Bird Performs"
Transcribed by Tim Nevaker: tnevak2@gl.umbc.edu

Intro Riff:

e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
D chord diagramDD:------2---------------2-----------|------2---------------2-----------|
A chord diagramAA:------------2---------------2-----|------------2---------------2-----|
E chord diagramEE:--5-----------5---4-----------4---|--2-----------2---0-----------0---|

e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
D chord diagramDD:------2---------------2-----------|------2---------------2-----------||
A chord diagramAA:------------2---------------2-----|------------2---------------2-----||
E chord diagramEE:--4h5-----5---5---4-----------4---|--2-----------2---0-----------2---||



Main Riff and Guitar Fill:

e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
D chord diagramDD:------2---------------2-----------|------2---------------2-----------||
A chord diagramAA:------------2---------------2-----|------------2---2-----------2-----||
E chord diagramEE:--5-----------5---4-----------4---|--2-----------2---0-----------0---||

e:------0---------------------------|----------------------------------||
B chord diagramBB:--2h4-----0-----------------------|------0---------------------------||
G chord diagramGG:--------------------------------1-h--2-------------------------------||
D chord diagramDD:----------------------------------|----------2-----------------------||
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||

Verse 1: Fine art never ...
	 No vintage wine and ...
Verse 2: Shakespeare's ...
	 The drama stage and ...
Verse 3: And you keep ...
	 You keep saying ...


Chorus:

Keyboard:
    Emaj7 chord diagramEmaj7Emaj7  C#m chord diagramC#mC#m                Emaj7 chord diagramEmaj7Emaj7  C#m chord diagramC#mC#m
e:--11------9----------16--|--11------9-----------||
B chord diagramBB:--12------9--------------|--12------9-----------||
G chord diagramGG:--13------9--------------|--13------9-----------||
D chord diagramDD:--14-----11--------------|--14-----11-----------||
A chord diagramAA:-------------------------|----------------------||
E chord diagramEE:-------------------------|----------------------||


  But my world ...
  My bird ...


    A6 chord diagramA6A6            F#9 chord diagramF#9F#9
e:--2----------|--4----------||
B chord diagramBB:--2----------|--2----------||
G chord diagramGG:--2----------|--3----------||
D chord diagramDD:--2----------|--2----------||
A chord diagramAA:--4----------|--4----------||
E chord diagramEE:--5----------|--2----------||


Chorus 1: A chord diagramAA different kind of tinse...
          A chord diagramAA thousand Cheshire ...
Chorus 2: The brightest fireworks...
	  The cage is open but s...



Trumpet verse fills:

e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
D chord diagramDD:------2---------------2-----------|------2---------------2-----------|
A chord diagramAA:------------2---------------2---2-|------------2---------------2-----|
E chord diagramEE:--5-----------5---4-----------4---|--2-----------2---0-----------0---|

e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
B chord diagramBB:----------2-------0---------------|----------0-----------------------|
G chord diagramGG:--------------------------1-------|--2-------------------------------|
D chord diagramDD:----------------------------------|------------------2---------------|
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|----------------------------------|



e:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
D chord diagramDD:------2---------------2-----------|------2---------------2-----------||
A chord diagramAA:------------2---------------2---2-|------------2---------------2-----||
E chord diagramEE:--5-----------5---4-----------4---|--2-----------2---0-----------0---||

e:--------------------------0-------|--2-------5-------4---------------||
B chord diagramBB:----------2-------0---------------|----------------------------------||
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
D chord diagramDD:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|----------------------------------||



Trumpet Solo:

    ^       ^       ^       ^          ^       ^       ^        ^
e:----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|----------5------------------------|
G chord diagramGG:------------1-2-4-2-------1-------|-----------------------------------|
D chord diagramDD:--2-----2-4-----------------------|--2--------------------------------|
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|



     ^       ^       trill  ^            trill  ^       ^       ^
e:-----5---4-5-4-5-4-4(5)-----------|--4(5)-----------------------------|
B chord diagramBB:--(5)-----------------------------|---------------5-4-5-4-------------|
G chord diagramGG:----------------------------------|-----------------------6-4---------|
D chord diagramDD:----------------------------------|---------------------------7---6---|
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|-----------------------------------|



    ^       ^       ^       ^          ^   ^    ^   ^
e:----------------------------------|----------12-------||
B chord diagramBB:----------------------------------|-------------------||
G chord diagramGG:------------1-2-4-2-------1-------|-------------------||
D chord diagramDD:--2-----2-4-----------------------|--2----------------||
A chord diagramAA:----------------------------------|-------------------||
E chord diagramEE:----------------------------------|-------------------||

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