Any good references on how to Trying To Catch The Wind - Spaghetti Jensen - Trying To Catch The Wind that you used or learned coming up that you would recommend. Thanks again Tom. Donovan - Catch The Wind. Eric Bogle - No Man's Land. The Beatles - Two of Us. James Taylor - Golden Moments. Rick Nelson - Garden Party. Donovan - Teen Angel. This tab is designed to emphasize the bass note played before the 2nd and 3rd beat of each measure.
At the end of the bridge, there is a nice distinctive bass-line walkup on the G chord. Quite simply, you'll focus on playing only the highest 4 strings of the guitar -- and modifying the bassnote with your middle and ring finger. I'm not going to show guitar tablature for the entire song here -- but this should be enough to get you started.
I recommend learning the intro as shown above, and then checking out Marty Schwartz's YouTube lesson below. Most importantly, however, is listening along to the recording and familiarizing yourself enough with the song to be able to put all the pieces together.
Have fun! Here is a video with the audio track from the official recorded version of this song. Listen along if you want to hear exactly how Donovan plays it on the record. Here is a great video lesson from Marty Schwartz, giving a fabulous intro to approaching this song on acoustic guitar. Please check back for more Donovan lyrics. I've enjoyed his music for fourty years. It still holds its' meaning. A true musical magician. Such beautiful song with so much meaning. Sometimes love is like trying to catch the wind.
It is incomparable. Nothing but respect and Trying To Catch The Wind - Spaghetti Jensen - Trying To Catch The Wind for Donovan, who made a beautiful, gripping poem into a popular song, like no other, before or since.
About a lost love. I met Donovan once,lovely man. Peace and Love. It works lyrically and musically for me, timeless I still love it to this day altough the poignant lyrics make sense at my age now.
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