Guitar Tabs
song title    band name

Join Us Today!

Don't strum alone...
be a part of the largest online Christian music community. Browse thousands of guitar tabs and chat w/ musicians like yourself.


It's Free!

This tab has been rated a 5.00 out of 5 for accuracy. (2 votes)Sorry, but you must be logged in to rate this tab.
Click here to log-in, or you can click here to register.
(Registration is free)

All songs owned by corresponding publishing company. If you make copies of any song on this website, be sure to report your usage to CCLI.
Submitted by: F.U.E.L(1)

#----------------------------------PLEASE NOTE---------------------------------#
#This file is the author's own work and represents their interpretation of the #
#song. You may only use this file for private study, scholarship, or research. #
#------------------------------------------------------------------------------##

I heard this song and thought it would be a really cool song to finger pick. So
I looked around on CGR and I couldn't find it. So, I did it myself. I tried very 
hard to make the tab as clean as possible. Hope you like it.

Perfomance Notes: all notes (except bass notes) are 1/8ths unless there is 
a Q, H or W underneath the tab. The bass notes are usually 1/4 and on 
occasion 1/2s. The easiest way to play it is just to go with the flow. 
The picking pattern is easy. The tab is layed out so that each "-" between 
notes(i.e. 4-4) represents an 1/8th. Therefore, "4--4" would represent a 1/4th.
 Just let the bass notes ring naturally when playing.

Q = Quarter H = Half W = Whole

The song has two parts. On verses 2 and 3 you continue on into the second part.
 Like this.
	
	v.1 A
	v.2 A->B
	v.3 A->B
	v.4 A

The two parts are denoted by (A) and (B) in the tab.

Part B is where it gets fun. This part just begs to be played with a more 
complex picking pattern. I just use a basic Travis Picking pattern for the 
second part of these verses. I didn't write it in this score because I couldn't
 figure out how to get the timing right. It's a great addition because it 
breaks up the monotony of playing the whole thing the same old way. If you 
can't figure it out you can just play it how it is written. You can listen to 
an mp3 of me playing(hacking at) the second part to get an idea how it should 
sound.
www.alaitheana.org/one_small_child.mp3 
The Powertab file that I made originally for this song is posted in the 
PowerTab forum in a thread called "David Meece - One Small Child powertab".
Or you can download it from:
www.alaitheana.org/one_small_child.ptb

Have fun.

Music by David Meece        
Copyright 1971 WORD MUSIC(a div. of WORD, INC) 



Standard Tuning

 $   
 4/4
(A)   E       D         E       D         E       G         A      B    
||-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|----------------|
||-----0-----------|-----------------|-----0---3-----3-|-2-0------------|
||---------2---0---|-------0---------|-------------0---|-----2--4-----4-|
||-2-----2---0---4-|-2--/4---4\2-0---|-2-----2---0-----|------------4---|
||---2-------------|---2---------5-5-|---2-------------|-0---0----2-----|
||-0-------0-------|-0-----------3---|-0-------3-------|--------0-------|
							     Q

  E       D         E       D          E      D         E       D 
|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|-----------------|
|-----0-----------|-----------------|-----0-----------|-----0-----------|
|---------2---0---|-------0---------|---------2---0---|---------2---0---|
|-2-----2---0---4-|-2--/4---4\2-0---|-2-----2---0---4-|-2-----2---0---4-|
|---2-------------|---2---------5-5-|---0-----------5-|-2-2-----------5-|
|-0-------0-------|-0-----------3---|-0-------0-------|-0-------0-------|


                                  
                 Fine V. 1.,4|| V. 2.,3. continue here ->
  E       A     B   E           E       (B)   G
|-----------------|----------||----------||-----------------|-------------|
|-----0-----------|----------||----------||-0---0-------0-1-|-0--1-0------|
|---------2---0---|----------||----------||---0---0-2-------|--------2----|
|-2-----2---0---4-|-2--------||-2--------||-----------0-----|-----------0-|
|-2-2-----------5-|-2--------||-2--------||-----2-----------|-------------|
|-0-------0-------|-0--------||-0--------||-3-------3---3---|-3------3--3-|
                    W           W			      Q      Q  Q


          F#       E    A  D      G
|----------------|--------------|-----------------|--------------|
|-0---0-------3--|--------------|-0---0-------0-1-|-0--1-0-------|
|---0---0-2------|-0------------|---0---0-2-------|--------2-----|
|-----------0----|---4--2--0----|-----------0-----|-----------0--|
|-----2----------|---------5----|-----2-----------|--------------|
|-3-------3---3--|---------3----|-3-------3---3---|-3------3--3--|
  	      Q         Q  H			    Q      Q  Q


                           D.S. al Fine
		  6/4		     
          F#       E   A  D    B
|----------------|---------------||
|-0---0-------3--|---------------||
|---0---0-2------|-0-------------||
|-----------0----|---4-2--0----4-||
|-----2----------|--------5----2-||
|-3-------3---3--|--------3----2-||
              Q	       Q  H    H


Duration Legend
---------------
W - whole; H - half; Q - quarter; E - 8th;  


Tablature Legend
----------------
 h   - hammer-on
 p   - pull-off
 b   - bend
 pb  - pre-bend
 r   - bend release (if no number after the r, then release immediately)
 /\  - slide into or out of (from/to "nowhere")
 s   - legato slide
 S   - shift slide
  - natural harmonic
[n]  - artificial harmonic
n(n) - tapped harmonic
 ~   - vibrato
 tr  - trill
 T   - tap
 TP  - trem. picking
 PM  - palm muting
\n/  - tremolo bar dip; n = amount to dip
 \n  - tremolo bar down
 n/  - tremolo bar up
/n\  - tremolo bar inverted dip
 =   - hold bend; also acts as connecting device for hammers/pulls
 <>  - volume swell (louder/softer)
 x   - on rhythm slash represents muted slash
 o   - on rhythm slash represents single note slash

Misc Legend
-----------
 |  - bar
||  - double bar
||o - repeat start
o|| - repeat end
*|  - double bar (ending)
 :  - bar (freetime)
 $  - Segno
 &  - Coda


**************************************************************
* Generated using Power Tab Editor by Brad Larsen -          *
*(cleaned up by Stephen H.) http://powertab.guitarnetwork.org*
**************************************************************

Comments about this tab

No comments/corrections found. Add your own

Complimentary Christian Ringtones
Dadamobile and CGR have teamed up to bring your favorite Christian artists right to your phone. Sign up today and get 10 complementary ringtones!
Tab Country
Did you know CGR has a sister site w/ country guitar tabs? Well we do! Its called Tab Country. It has a great archive with a lot of country tabs.
Rockin Tabs
Are you looking for a site that has rock guitar tabs? Then Rockintabs.com is the place for you. It is a budding site with many rock guitar tabs. Submit your tab today.
Tab Gallery
Tab Gallery has a compilation of christian, rock, and country tabs all in one place. Come visit us.