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Tabbed by Jamie Phillips (jamiephillips22@hotmail.com)

Artist: Bert Jansch
Track title: In The Bleak Midwinter
Album: The River Sessions
Tuning: DADGBE (drop D)
Capo: 2nd Fret

This was the one song I used to love singing at school before Christmas as a kid, and I'm 
chuffed to find Bert singing it too. As ever, the guitar part goes beautifully with the song
and the good news is this one's really easy to play. I've tabbed the intro, the first verse
and the break before the second verse (which contains nothing different). This is a really
beautiful tune! Enjoy :o)


Intro:
Beat:*     *      *     *        *      *      *     *        *     *
E||--------2------------2-----|--0-------------------3-----|--------3-----|
B||--------3------------3-----|--0-------------------3-----|--------3-----|
G||-----2------------2-----0--|--0------2p0-------4--------|-----4--------|
D||---------------0-----------|--2h4h5------4--0--------0--|--0--------0--|
A||-----------0h2-------------|----------------------------|--------------|
D||--0------------------------|----------------------------|--------------|


   *     *       *     *         *     *      *     *     
E-----------------------------|--------0h2----------2-----|
B----------------------10-----|---------------------3-----|
G--------9b10r9--------9------|-----2------2-----2--------|
D-----0-------------7------0--|---------------0--------0--|
A----------------0------------|---------------------------|
D--9--------------------------|--0------------------------|
 
                                                           Verse:
   *     *       *     *         *     *      *     *        *     *      *     *  
E-----------------------------|--------0h2----------2-----|--------2------------2-----|
B----------------------10-----|--------3------------3-----|--------3------------3-----|
G--------9b10r9--------9------|-----2------2-----2--------|-----2------------2-----0--|
D-----0-------------7------0--|---------------0--------0--|--0------------0-----------|
A----------------0------------|---------------------------|-----------0h2-------------|
D--9--------------------------|--0------------------------|---------------------------|


   *      *      *     *        *     *     *     *        *     *     *     * 
E--0-------------------3-----|--------0-----------2-p0--|--------0-----------0-----|
B--0-------------------3-----|--------0--3-----0--------|--------2-----------2-----|
G--0------2p0-------4--------|-----0--------------------|-----0-----0-----0-----0--|
D--2h4h5------4--0--------0--|--2--------4--5-----------|--------------2-----------|
A----------------------------|--------------------------|--0-----------------------|
D----------------------------|--------------------------|--------------------------|


   *     *      *     *        *      *      *     *        *     *       *     *
E--------2------------2-----|--0-------------------3-----|-----------------------------|
B--------3------------3-----|--0-------------------3-----|----------------------10-----|
G-----2------------2-----0--|--0------2p0-------4--------|--------9b10r9--------9------|
D---------------0-----------|--2h4h5------4--0--------0--|-----0-------------7------0--|
A-----------0h2-------------|----------------------------|----------------0------------|
D--0------------------------|----------------------------|--9--------------------------|


   *     *      *     *        *     *     *     *       *     *     *     *
E--------0h2----------2-----|--------3--2--3-/5--5----|--------7-----------2-----|
B--------3------------3-----|-------------------------|--------0-----------3-----|
G-----2------2-----2-----2--|-----4-----2--4-/6--6----|-----0-----------4-----4--|
D---------------0-----------|--0----------------------|-----------------------4--|
A---------------------------|-------------------------|-----------0--2-----------|
D--0------------------------|-------------------------|--5-----------------------|


   *     *      *    *         *     *     *     *        *     *     *     *
E-----2---------0-----------|--------0-----------0-----|--------2-----------2-----|
B-----3---------0----3------|--------2-----------2-----|--------3-----------3-----|
G-----2---------0-----------|-----0-----0-----0--------|-----2-----2-----2-----0--|
D------------0--2----4h5p4--|--------------2-----------|--------------0-----------|
A--------0h2----------------|--0--------------------0--|--------------------------|
D--0------------------------|--------------------------|--0-----------------------|


   *      *       *     *        *     *       *     * 
E--0--------------------3-----|-----------------------------|
B--0--------------------3-----|----------------------10-----|
G--0------2p0--------4--------|--------9b10r9--------9------|
D--2h4h5------4p2-0--------0--|-----0-------------7------0--|
A-----------------------------|----------------0------------|
D-----------------------------|--9--------------------------|

                             Break:
   *     *      *     *        *     *     *     *       *     *     *     * 
E--------0h2----------2-----|--------3--2--3-/5--5----|--------7-----------2-----|
B--------3------------3-----|-------------------------|--------0-----------3-----|
G-----2------2-----2--------|-----4-----2--4-/6--6----|-----0-----------4-----4--|
D---------------0-----------|--0----------------------|-----------------------4--|
A------------------------0--|-------------------------|-----------0--2-----------|
D--0------------------------|-------------------------|--5-----------------------|


   *     *      *    *         *     *     *     *           *     *      *     * 
E-----2---------0-----------|--------0-----------0--------|--------2------------2-----|
B-----3---------0----3------|--------2-----------2--------|--------3------------3-----|
G-----2---------0-----------|-----0-----0-----0-----------|-----2------------2--------|
D------------0--2----4h5p4--|--------------2--------------|---------------0--------0--|
A--------0h2----------------|--0--------------------------|-----------0h2-------------|
D--0------------------------|-----------------------2b4r2-|--0------------------------|


   *      *      *     *        *     *       *     *         *     *      *     * 
E--0-------------------3-----|-----------------------------|--------0h2----------2-----|
B--0-------------------3-----|----------------------10-----|--------3------------3-----|
G--0------2p0-------4--------|--------9b10r9--------9------|-----2------2-----2--------|
D--2h4h5------4--0--------0--|-----0-------------7------0--|---------------0-----------|
A----------------------------|----------------0------------|------------------------0--|
D----------------------------|--9--------------------------|--0------------------------|


   *     *       *     *         *     *      *     * 
E-----------------------------|--------0h2----------2-----||
B----------------------10-----|--------3------------3-----||
G--------9b10r9--------9------|-----2------2-----2-----2--||
D-----0-------------7------0--|---------------0-----------||
A----------------0------------|---------------------------||
D--9--------------------------|--0------------------------||


TAB guide:  h = hammer on, p = pull off
            / = slide into note from below
            b = bend note up to next note
            r = release bent note into next note
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HowlingWolf 13 wrote on August 1 2013, 04:58 pm

Thanks Jamie Phillips for sharing these Bert tabs. It will greatly influence my capability

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