The house of the rising sun

Doc's vocal Tablature

♩ = 185 bpm - 4/4 time

As a preview of what's available in FATpick's song catalog, the following is a plain-text rendition of the tablature for track 3 of "The house of the rising sun" by Watson, Arthel "Doc" from the album Essential Doc Watson - Rising sun blues. This tab is written for a 6-string guitar in the Standard (EADGBe) tuning.

For help interpreting this notation, see How to Read Guitar Tablature.

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