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#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------#

I'LL HAVE TO SAY I LOVE YOU IN A SONG (VER. 1)
As recorded by Jim Croce
(From the 1973 Album I GOT A NAME)

Transcribed by Jonnie Tamares jamwithjonnie@yahoo.com
        

Words and Music by Jim Croce

Gtr I (E A D G B E) - 'gtr 1'
Gtr II (E A D G B E) - 'gtr 2'
Gtr III (E A D G B E) - 'lead gtr'

 Intro
  Amaj7               C#m               Bm               Dm      E7
 4/4
  Gtr I
  E E E E E E E  E    E E E E E E E E   E E E E E E Q    E E E E E E E E
|-------------------|---------4-------|----------------|-----------------|
|-----2-----2-------|-----5-----5-----|-----3-----3----|-------6-5---5---|
|---1-----1-----(1)-|---6---------6---|---4-----4------|-----7-----7-----|
|-------------------|-------6-------6-|-------4--------|---7-----------6-|
|-0-----------0-----|-4---------------|-2-----------2S=|=5-------7-------|
|-------0-----------|-----------------|----------------|-----------------|


  Amaj7               C#m
  E E E E E E E  E     E  E E     E E E E  E
|-------------------|---------------4--------|
|-----2-----2-------|-------5---------5------|
|---1-----1-----(1)-|-----6-------------6----|
|-------------------|-------------6--------6-|
|-0-----------0-----|--4---------------------|
|-------0-----------|------------------------|
|
| Gtr II
| E E Q   E E E  E     E  E S +S  E E E E  E
|-------------------|-------9-(9)s7-----7----|
|-----7---7------7--|-(7)-----------7-----10-|
|---9-------9-------|-----9-----------9------|
|-7-----------7-----|------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------|
|-------------------|--7---------------------|


  Bm                     Dm          E7
    E  E E E E  E Q       E  E  E  E E E  E E
|------------2---------|----------------------||
|--------3------3------|-----------6-5----5---||
|------4---------------|--------7------7------||
|----------4-----------|-----7--------------6-||
|---2-------------2S===|==5----------7--------||
|----------------------|----------------------||
|
|   E  E E Q    Q    E    E  E  E  Q   Q.
|----------7-----------|----------10---7------||
|-(10)---------10---10-|-------10------7------||
|--------7-------------|----10---------7------||
|------7---------------|-12-------------------||
|----------------------|----------------------||
|---7------------------|----------------------||


   Verse 1, 2 & 3
    $
    Amaj7             C#m
    E E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E  E
||----------4-------|--------------------|
||o-----2-----2-----|-------5-----5------|
||----1---------1---|-----6-----6--------|
||--------2---------|---------6----------|
||o-0-------------0-|--4------------4--3-|
||------------------|--------------------|
|
|   E E Q   E E E E   +E  E E E E E E  E
||------------------|-------9p7-----7----|
||o-7h9-----7h9---7-|-(7)-------7-----10-|
||------9-------9---|-----9-------9------|
||------------------|--------------------|
||o-----------------|--------------------|
||------------------|--------------------|


  Bm                      E
    E  E E E E  E E  E    E E E E Q   Q
|-----------------------|-----0-----------|
|--------3------3-------|-----0-----------|
|------4-----4------(4)-|---1---1-2S==4---|
|----------4------4-----|-----------------|
|---2-------------------|-----------------|
|-----------------------|-0-------2S==4---|
|
|   E  E E Q    Q    E    E E E E E E E E
|----------7------------|-----------------|
|-(10)---------10---10--|---9-7---7h9-7---|
|--------7--------------|-------9-------2-|
|------7----------------|-----------------|
|-----------------------|-7---------------|
|---7-------------------|-----------------|


  Amaj7             C#m
  E E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E  E
|-----0-----0-----|--------------------|
|-----2-----2-----|-------5-----5------|
|---1-----1-----1-|-----6-----6--------|
|-------2---------|---------6----------|
|-0-----------0---|--4------------4--3-|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|
| E E Q   E E E E    E  E E E E E E  E
|-----------------|-------9p7-----7----|
|-----9---7-----7-|-(7)-------7-----10-|
|---9-------9-----|-----9-------9------|
|-7-----------7---|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--7-----------------|


  Bm                      E
    E  E E E E  E E  E    E E E E Q   Q
|-----------------------|-----0------------||
|--------3------3-------|-----0------------||
|------4-----4------(4)-|---1---1-2S==4----||
|----------4------4-----|------------------||
|---2-------------------|------------------||
|-----------------------|-0-------2S==4----||
|
|   E  E E Q    Q    E    E E E E E E E E
|----------7------------|------------------||
|-(10)---------10---10--|---9-7---7h9---7--||
|--------7--------------|-------9----------||
|------7----------------|---------7h9-7----||
|-----------------------|-7----------------||
|---7-------------------|------------------||


 Chorus
  D                  D#°7
   E E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E E
|------2-----2-----|-------2-----2-----|
|------------------|-----------------1-|
|----2-----2-----2-|-----2-----2---2---|
|--0-----0-----0---|--1------1---------|
|------------------|-------------------|
|------------------|-------------------|
|
|  E E E E Q   Q      E  E E Q   Q   E
|------------------|-------------------|
|--------7---------|---------7---------|
|------7---7---7---|-------8-----8---8-|
|----7-------------|----10-------------|
|------------------|-------------------|
|-10---------------|-11----------------|


  C#7                     F#m       D
  E  E  E E  E  E  E  E   E  E  E E  E E E E
|-------4-------4-------|---------------------|
|---------------------6-|-------2--------3----|
|----4-------4----------|----2----2----2---2--|
|---------6-------(6)---|------------0--------|
|-4---------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------------|-2-------------------|
|
| E  E  E E +H            E  E  Q    E E E E
|-----------------------|---------------------|
|---------9-(9)---------|------10----7-----7--|
|------10---------------|----------------7----|
|---11------------------|---11---------7------|
|-----------------------|-9-------------------|
|-9---------------------|-----------10--------|


  1.
  Amaj7                 E
  E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E Q
|---------------------|-----------2p0---|
|------2------2-------|-----0-----0-----|
|---1------1------(1)-|---1-----1-------|
|---------------------|-------2---------|
|-0-------------0-----|-----------------|
|--------0------------|-0---------------|
|
| E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E E E
|---------------------|-----------------|
|-----10-----10---10--|---9p7---7h9---7-|
|---9------9----7-----|---9---9---------|
|-7------7------------|---------7h9-7---|
|---------------------|-7---------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|


                                       To Coda
  D                        Amaj7     E
        |-3-|
   E  E S S S E E  E E E    E  E E E  E E  E  E
|-------0h2p0---0h=2-----|------------------------||
|-------------3------3---|-----2---0-(0)--(0)----o||
|-----2----------------2-|-----1---1-(1)---1------||
|--0------------0--------|-------2------2-----2---||
|------------------------|--0--------------------o||
|------------------------|------------0-----------||
|
|  E  Q       Q    Q   E   +E  Q   E  E E  E  E
|----------------------7-|-(7)-9------------------||
|-(7)---------9---10-----|------------7h9--7-----o||
|-----7------------------|---------9----------7---||
|--7----------9---11-----|------------------------||
|------------------------|-----------------------o||
|------------------------|------------------------||


  2.
  Amaj7                 E
  E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E Q
|---------------------|-----------2p0---|
|------2------2-------|-----0-----0-----|
|---1------1------(1)-|---1-----1-------|
|---------------------|-------2---------|
|-0-------------0-----|-----------------|
|--------0------------|-0---------------|
|
| E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E E E
|---------------------|-----------------|
|-----10-----10---10--|---9p7---7h9---7-|
|---9------9----7-----|---9---9---------|
|-7------7------------|---------7h9-7---|
|---------------------|-7---------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|
| Gtr III
| W                     W
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|


  D                            Amaj7     E
        |--3---|
   E  E S  S   S  E E  E E E    E  E E E  E E E E
|-------0h(2)p(0)---0h=2-----|---------------------||
|-----------------3------3---|-----2---0-(0)-------||
|-----2--------------------2-|-----1---1-(1)--1----||
|--0----------------0--------|-------2------2---2--||
|----------------------------|--0------------------||
|----------------------------|------------0--------||
|
|  E  Q           Q    Q   E   +E  Q   E  E E E E
|--------------------------7-|-(7)-9---------------||
|-(7)-------------9---10-----|------------7h9-7----||
|-----7--------------------7-|---------9--------7--||
|--7--------------9---11-----|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|
|  W                            H         Q   E E
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|----------------2-4--||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||
|----------------------------|---------------------||


 Guitar Solo
  Amaj7               C#m
  E E E E E E E  E     E  E E E E E E  E
|-------------------|-----------4--------|
|-----2-----2-------|-------5-----5------|
|---1-----1-----(1)-|-----6---------6----|
|-------------------|---------6--------6-|
|-0-----------0-----|--4-----------------|
|-------0-----------|--------------------|
|
| E E E E E E E  E     E  E E E E E E  E
|-------------------|-------9p7-----7----|
|-----7h9-7------7--|-(7)-------7-----10-|
|---9-------9-------|-----7-------9------|
|-7-----------7-----|--------------------|
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------|--7-----------------|
|
| E E E E E Q    E    +W
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-----5---5-7----5--|-(5)----------------|
|-4S6---6-----------|--------------------|
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------|--------------------|
|-------------------|--------------------|


  Bm                   E
  E E E E E  E E  E     E  E  E E  Q    Q
|--------------------|--------0--------------|
|-----3------3-------|--------0--------------|
|---4-----4------(4)-|-----1----1------------|
|-------4------4-----|-------------2----4----|
|-2------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|--0----------2----4----|
|
| E E E Q    Q    E     E  E  E E  E  E E E
|-------7------------|-----------------------|
|-----------10---10--|-----9--7----7h=9---7--|
|-----7--------------|----------9------------|
|---7----------------|-------------7h=9-7----|
|--------------------|--7--------------------|
|-7------------------|-----------------------|
|
| Q   E E E  Q    E    +E  Q.     +Q    E E
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|-----3-2--------/2--|-(2)-------------------|
|---------4--2-------|-----4------(4)---2-4--|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|
|--------------------|-----------------------|


  Amaj7             C#m
  E E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E  E
|-----0-----0-----|--------------------|
|-----2-----2-----|-------5-----5------|
|---1-----1-----1-|-----6-----6--------|
|-------2---------|---------6----------|
|-0-----------0---|--4------------4--3-|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|
| E E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E  E
|-----------------|-------9p7-----7----|
|-----7h9-7-----7-|-(7)-------7-----10-|
|---9-------9-----|-----9-------9------|
|-7-----------7---|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--7-----------------|
|
| E E Q   Q   E E    W
|---------5---7-7S|==9-----------------|
|-----5-----------|--------------------|
|-4S6-------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|
|-----------------|--------------------|


  Bm                       E
    E  E  E E E  E E  E     E  E E E Q   Q
|------------------------|-------0--------------||
|---------3------3-------|-------0--------------||
|------4------4------(4)-|-----1---1-2S==4------||
|-----------4------4-----|----------------------||
|---2--------------------|----------------------||
|------------------------|--0--------2S==4------||
|
|   E  E  E Q    Q    E     E  E E E E E E  E
|-----------7------------|----------------------||
|-(10)----------10---10--|-----9-7---7h9----7---||
|---------7--------------|---------9------------||
|------7-----------------|-----------7h9-7------||
|------------------------|--7-------------------||
|---7--------------------|----------------------||
|
|                                  >
|   Q     E E E  Q    E    +E  Q   Q   Q    E
|--------10-9-7----------|----------------------||
|---------------10----9--|-(9)-7---9---7---(5)--||
|------------------------|----------------------||
|------------------------|----------------------||
|------------------------|----------------------||
|------------------------|----------------------||


 Chorus
  D                   D#°7
   E  E E E E E E E    E  E E E E E E E
|-------2-----2-----|-------2-----2-----|
|-------------------|-----------------1-|
|-----2-----2-----2-|-----2-----2---2---|
|--0------0-----0---|--1------1---------|
|-------------------|-------------------|
|-------------------|-------------------|
|
|  E  E E E Q   Q      E  E E Q   Q   E
|-------------------|-------------------|
|-(7)-----7---------|---------7---------|
|-------7---7---7---|-------8-----8---8-|
|-----7-------------|----10-------------|
|-------------------|-------------------|
|-10----------------|-11----------------|


  C#7                     F#m       D
  E  E  E E  E  E  E  E   E  E  E E  E E E E
|-------4-------4-------|---------------------|
|---------------------6-|-------2--------3----|
|----4-------4----------|----2----2----2---2--|
|---------6-------(6)---|------------0--------|
|-4---------------------|---------------------|
|-----------------------|-2-------------------|
|
| E  E  E E +H            E  E  Q    E E E E
|-----------------------|---------------------|
|---------9-(9)---------|------10----7-----7--|
|------10---------------|----------------7----|
|---11------------------|---11---------7------|
|-----------------------|-9-------------------|
|-9---------------------|-----------10--------|


  Amaj7                 E
  E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E Q
|---------------------|-----------2p0---|
|------2------2-------|-----0-----0-----|
|---1------1------(1)-|---1-----1-------|
|---------------------|-------2---------|
|-0-------------0-----|-----------------|
|--------0------------|-0---------------|
|
| E E  E E E  E E  E    E E E E E E E E
|---------------------|-----------------|
|-----10-----10---10--|---9p7---7h9---7-|
|---9------9----7-----|---9---9---------|
|-7------7------------|---------7h9-7---|
|---------------------|-7---------------|
|---------------------|-----------------|


                                    D.S. al Coda
  D                        Amaj7     E
        |-3-|
   E  E S S S E E  E E E    E  E E E  E  E   E   E
|-------0h2p0---0h=2-----|---------------------------||
|-------------3------3---|-----2---0-(0)-------------||
|-----2----------------2-|-----1---1-(1)-----1-------||
|--0---------------------|-------2-------2-------2---||
|------------------------|--0------------------------||
|------------------------|------------0-(0)-(0)-(0)--||
|
|  E  Q       Q    Q   E   +E  Q   E  E  E   E   E
|----------------------7-|-(7)-9---------------------||
|-(7)---------9---10-----|------------7h=9---7-------||
|-----7------------------|---------9-------------7---||
|--7----------9---11-----|---------------------------||
|------------------------|---------------------------||
|------------------------|---------------------------||


 Outro
  &
  Amaj7               C#m
  E E E E E E E  E     E  E E     E E E E  E
|-------------------|------------------------|
|-----2-----2-------|-------5---------5------|
|---1-----1-----(1)-|-----6---------6--------|
|-------------------|-------------6----------|
|-0-----------0-----|--4----------------3--4-|
|-------0-----------|------------------------|
|
| E E E E E E E  E    +E  E S +S  E E E E  E
|-------------------|-------9-(9)p7-----7----|
|-----7h9-7------7--|-(7)-----------7-----10-|
|---9-------9-------|-----9-----------9------|
|-7-----------7-----|------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------|


  Bm                     Dm          E7
    E  E E E E  E Q       E  E  E  E E E  E E
|----------------------|----------------------|
|--------3------3------|-----------6-5----5---|
|------4-----4---------|--------7------7------|
|----------4-----------|-----7--------------6-|
|---2-------------2S===|==5----------7--------|
|----------------------|----------------------|
|
|   E  E E Q    Q    E    E  E  E  Q   Q.
|----------7-----------|----------10---7------|
|-(10)---------10---10-|-------10------7------|
|--------7-------------|----10---------7------|
|------7---------------|-12-------------------|
|----------------------|----------------------|
|---7------------------|----------------------|


  Amaj7               C#m
  E E E E E E  E  E    E  E E     E E E E  E
|-------------------|---------------4--------|
|-----2-----2-------|-------5---------5------|
|---1-----1-------1-|-----6-------------6----|
|-------------------|-------------6--------6-|
|-0------------0----|--4---------------------|
|-------0-----------|------------------------|
|
| H       E E  E  E   +E  E S +S  E E E E  E
|-------------------|-------9-(9)p7-----7----|
|---------7h9-----7-|-(7)-----------7-----10-|
|-------------(9)---|-----9-----------9------|
|-------------------|------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------|
|-------------------|------------------------|


                      H.=H
  Bm                    Dm          E7         Amaj7
    E  E E Q   E Q       E  E  E  E E E  E E    W
|----------2----------|----------------------|-^0-----------*|
|--------3-----3------|-----------6-5------5-|-^2-----------*|
|------4--------------|--------7---------7---|-^1-----------*|
|---------------------|-----7---------6------|-^2-----------*|
|---2------------2S===|==5----------7--------|-^0-----------*|
|---------------------|----------------------|--------------*|
|
|   E  E E Q   Q    E    E  E  E  Q   Q.        E Q.  +H
|----------7----------|----------10---7------|--------------*|
|-(10)--------10---10-|-------10------7------|--7h9---(9)---*|
|--------7------------|----10---------7------|--------------*|
|------7--------------|-12-------------------|--------------*|
|---------------------|----------------------|--------------*|
|---7-----------------|----------------------|--------------*|



Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th; S - 16th; T - 32nd; X - 64th; a - acciaccatura
+ - note tied to previous; . - note dotted; .. - note double dotted
Uncapitalized letters represent notes that are staccato (1/2 duration)
Irregular groupings are notated above the duration line
Duration letters will always appear directly above the note/fret number it represents the
duration for.  Duration letters with no fret number below them represent rests.  Multi-
bar rests are notated in the form Wxn, where n is the number of bars to rest for.  Low
melody durations appear below the staff

Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
 - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <> - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda
Tempo markers -  = BPM(8/16=s8/s16), where s8 = swing 8ths, s16 = swing 16ths


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cdoaks wrote on November 30 2010, 12:17 am

awesome sir. thank you

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kmaestro27 wrote on March 25 2014, 12:54 am

Painstakingly accurate.

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