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Not In Nottingham chords

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Not in Nottingham - Roger Miller
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from the Disney cartoon 'Robin Hood'

Tabbed entirely from scratch by Oliver Lockwood (o_lockers@hotmail.com)
Many thanks to my good friend Juliette Blum whose musical ear wrote down most of the chords for me.

[Intro] x2

      (on second run through start singing at end)

high e |--------------2-----0-----|
     B |-----2--------------2-----|
     G |--------2--------2-----2--|
     D |--------------------------|
     B |--0--------0--------------|
low  E |--------------------------|
          1  -  2  -  3  -  4  -
                      Ever- y

Then start a-strumming. Listen to the song to work out the strumming rhythm.


[Verse 1]

      A       A7
Every town
                D
Has its ups and down
         A
Sometime ups
              E        E7
Outnumber the downs


[Verse 2]

                  A       A7
But not in Nottingham
                  D
I'm inclined to believe
              A        E
If we were so down
            A        E
We'd up and leave


[Verse 3]

                                              D
We'd up and fly if we had wings for flyin'
                                         E
Can't you see the tears we're cryin'?
                                          E7
Can't there be some happiness for me?
              A
Not in Nottingham


[Outro]

A       (strum a few times)
A6 A A7 (once each)
D       (strum a few times)
D5 D D7 (once each)
A       (strum a few times)
A6 A A7 (once each)
E       (strum a few times)
E7      (once)
(pause)
E7 E6 E A (once each)
(makiong that last single strum of A a slow one to finish)


Chords:

 A      x02220
 A6     x02222
 A7     x02020
 D      xx0232
 E      022100
 E6     022120
 E7     020100
 E7  022130
 D5     xx0235


Hope you enjoy playing this as much as I did spending an afternoon tabbing it!
This is my first tab, so please don't rip it to shreds (!)
but all feedback is welcome. The ending bit isn't perfectly true to the song
but in the film it changes to church bells and an organ, and this version
sounds OK to me.

Oliver Lockwood
o_lockers@hotmail.com

            
            
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demonmouse500 20 Dec 20, 2007 01:46 PM

In the ending there's a few bars that are tabbed before the church bells come in, and then a couple more under the
church bells before the organ, but other than that it sounds great. Good job, especially for your first tab.

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Bcguard74 10 Apr 08, 2008 06:53 PM

srry demon, but the organ and the bells, come before the whole jail cell, but still a good tab

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Bcguard74 10 Apr 08, 2008 06:54 PM

wait, i just finnished listing to it and don't listen to my last comment

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