#PLEASE NOTE: This file represents my impression of how Jonatha Brooke  
plays this song from listening to the track on the CD from Jonatha Brooke 
& The Story called Grace In Gravity and the Jonatha Brooke LIVE CD.  You may only 
use this file for private study, scholarship, or research.  Please email 
me <marian@jmdl.com> if you have a different impression of how 
it should be played. # 

Always - LIVE version
Words & Music by Jonatha Brooke

Tuning:  EbBbEbFBbEb
         Eb75255

VG-8 pitches:  -1 -1 -2 1 1 -1  (highest to lowest strings)

Transcribed by:  <marian@jmdl.com>


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Updated:  2001-08-26

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This is the intro pattern (played twice) and the pattern 
that is played repeatedly during the 1st verse:

Eb--------------------------------------------------------------
Bb----12-12-12-12----13-13-13-13---12-12-12-12----10-10-10-12---
F---------------------------------------------------------------
Eb--------------------------------------------------------------
Bb--------------------------------------------------------------
Eb---0----------------------------------------------------------

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1st Chorus:

222200            00 10 10 10 9
She was young and frightened by the 


008887 
glittering wealth and she


222200      00 10 10 10 10
wondered if she'd be allowed to



008887    008880    005550   008880
stay                               


008887    008880    005550   008880
                                    but she


555500               444040
slipped herself in   to the sea and


333300
swimming naked all the crystal


555500         444040
lovely dancing waves were hers and 


333300
whispered "I am here, yes, I am


               *harmonics*
Eb-----0-----------12*----0-----------4--4------4--------7-------
Bb------0----------12*----0----3--3---5--5------5--------8-------
F--------0---------12*----0----3--3---5--5------5--------8-------
Eb--------0--------12*----0----3--3---5--5--4/5---4/5----8-------
Bb---------0-------12*----0--------------------------------------
Eb----------0-------0-----0--------------------------------------
                  always



               *harmonics*
Eb-------0---------12*----0-----------4--4--4--4---------------
Bb--------0--------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5---------------
F----------0-------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5---------------
Eb----------0------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5----7--7--7----
Bb-----------0-----12*----0-------------------------7--7--7----
Eb------------0-----0-----0-------------------------7--7--7----


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2nd verse uses these basic patterns:

               *harmonics*
Eb-----0-----------12*----0-----------4--4------4--------7-------
Bb------0----------12*----0----3--3---5--5------5--------8-------
F--------0---------12*----0----3--3---5--5------5--------8-------
Eb--------0--------12*----0----3--3---5--5--4/5---4/5----8-------
Bb---------0-------12*----0--------------------------------------
Eb----------0-------0-----0--------------------------------------



               *harmonics*
Eb-------0---------12*----0-----------4--4--4--4---------------
Bb--------0--------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5---------------
F----------0-------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5---------------
Eb----------0------12*----0----3--3---5--5--5--5----7--7--7----
Bb-----------0-----12*----0-------------------------7--7--7----
Eb------------0-----0-----0-------------------------7--7--7----


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2nd Chorus:

555500                   444040
she slipped herself in   to the sea and


333300
swimming naked all the crystal


555500         444040
lovely dancing waves were hers and 


333300                       555500   444040
whispered "I am here, yes, I am al-   ways    al-


333300
ways, always I 


5555500   444040       333300
am al-    ways,  al-   ways, always I 


005554
am     al-


               *harmonics*
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
F------------------12*----
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
Eb------------0-----0-----
              ways   the castle


3rd verse:

000000     888800          still stands there on the 


333000     222000   
island 


               *harmonics*
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
F------------------12*----
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
Eb------------0-----0-----
                    but   



000000     888800
the        king and his court are


333000     222000   
alone


               *harmonics*
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
F------------------12*----
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
Eb------------0-----0-----
                       and


000000     888800
his        beautiful precious


333000     222000   
flower


               *harmonics*
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
F------------------12*----
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
Eb------------0-----0-----
                   has swum



000000     888800
 a-        way to a room of her


333000     222000   
own                she


555500               444040
slipped herself in   to the sea and


333300
swimming naked all the crystal


555500         444040
lovely dancing waves were hers and 


333300                       555500   444040
whispered "I am here, yes, I am al-   ways    al-


333300
ways, always I 


5555500   444040       333300
am al-    ways,  al-   ways always I 


555500
am     al-


077900
ways al-


999 10 00
ways  al -


10 10 10 10 00
ways I 


555500     4440400     333300
am al-     ways, al-   ways,  al- ways I


005554
am


               *harmonics*
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
F------------------12*----
Eb-----------------12*----
Bb-----------------12*----
Eb------------0-----0-----
                 always


Fade out with:

Eb--------------------------------------------------------------
Bb----12-12-12-12----13-13-13-13---12-12-12-12----10-10-10-12---
F---------------------------------------------------------------
Eb--------------------------------------------------------------
Bb--------------------------------------------------------------
Eb---0----------------------------------------------------------


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