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 #13180  by b weird
 Sun Feb 25, 2007 3:17 pm
Hey, does anyone know any chords or riffs for Wooden Ships? Any help would be great. Thanks.

 #13196  by spilly
 Mon Feb 26, 2007 9:20 am
the stuff in the tread is good, but I have a csny book with the tune in it if you want the solo's and such

 #13197  by b weird
 Mon Feb 26, 2007 9:39 am
Sure I'd love the solos and also what tuning is it in? Standard, Open E, ect. Thanks. Also thanks confusions_prince for the link I never would have thought to look for a CSNY song in the archives.

 #13224  by hobbsy
 Mon Feb 26, 2007 10:47 pm
(Am) If I (Em) Smile at you I would(Am) Understand...


(Em) Wooden ships on the water..

(G) Something (D) Something (A) Free?

(C) ..Very Free and (Em) Easy (Am) (Em) Etc...

My apologies for not remembering the words. This is how I play it and it feels right to me. Hope it's helpful.

 #13798  by Django
 Fri Mar 09, 2007 10:33 am
I always liked Jefferson Airplane's version of this song.