Kite Guitar Translations by Athan
Please see The Kite Guitar Chord Shapes (downmajor tuning) for reference on more fingerings / inversions, etc.
What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong
Cv (Iv): . . 7 7 6 8 vD^m (vII^m): . . 10 9 9 11 vE^m (vIII^m): 6 . . 7 6 6 vEv7 (vIIIv7): 6 . 5 3 7 . Fv (IVv): 7 7 6 8 8 . Gv (Vv): . 5 5 4 6 6 vA^m (vVI^m): . 8 7 7 9 8 vA^m7 (vVI^m7): . 8 . 7 6 8 vB^m7 (vVII^m7): . . 5 4 4 3
[Verse 1] Cv vE^m vA^m vE^m I see trees of green, red roses too vD^m Cv vEv7 vA^m I see them bloom, for me and you, Fv vD^m Gv Cv Gv And I think to myself, What a wonderful world.
[Bridge] Gv Cv The colours of the rainbow, so pretty in the sky, Gv Cv Are also on the faces of people going by vA^m vE^m vA^m vE^m I see friends shaking hands saying how do you do vA^m vE^m vD^m C G They’re really saying I love you. [Verse 3] Cv vE^m vA^m vE^m I hear babies crying, I watch them grow vD^m Cv vEv7 vA^m They'll learn much more than I'll ever know, Fv vD^m Gv Cv vB^m7 vA^m7 And I think to myself, what a wonderful world [Outro] FvM7 D^m7 Gv Cv Yes I think to myself, what a wonderful world.
Lean on me (Bill Withers) - Translated by Athan
In the key of C Dashes "--" mean suggested barreing (a single finger barreing multiple strings)
[Chords] Cv : 11--11 10 12--12 x vE^m: x 11 9 -- 9 12 11 Fv : x 13--13 12 14 14 Gv : x x 10--10 9 11 Gv7: x x 10--10 9 7
[Verse 1] Cv Fv Cv vE^m Gv Sometimes in our lives we all have pain We all have sor-row Cv Fv Cv Gv7 Cv But if we are wise We know that there's always tomor-row
[Chorus] Cv Fv Lean on me, when you're not strong Cv And I'll be your friend vE^m Gv I'll help you carry on Cv Fv For it won't be long Cv 'Til I'm gonna need Gv7 Cv Somebody to lean on
[Verse 2] Cv Fv Please swallow your pride Cv If I have things vE^m Gv you need to borrow Cv Fv For no one can fill Cv those of your needs Gv7 Cv That you don't let show
[Bridge] Cv Gv Cv So just call on me brother, when you need a hand Gv7 Cv We all need somebody to lean on Cv Gv Cv I just might have a problem that you'd understand Gv7 Cv We all need somebody to lean on