“Father And Daughter” Tablature

The last cut on Surprise, Paul Simon’s latest album, “Father And Daughter,” contains a beautiful guitar line that deserves to be tabbed. Here’s my take at the intro Paul plays on his acoustic guitar in a live setting.

Father and Daughter
Pre-chorus (no capo)
———————-
-5–7–9–10–9–7–5-
———————-
-6–7–9–11–9–7–6-
———————-
———————-

Pre-chorus (capo IV)
——-0–1–0——-
-1–3———–3–1-
——-0–2–0——-
-2–3———–2–2-
———————
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Outro… Paul plays a variation on the intro, plucking two strings at a time. If you can figure it out, email hurricane.eye@gmail.com.

9——————————————-
–12p9—-9——————————–9
——-11—-11p9—-9————–9-11-9–
——————11—11p9—-9-11——9–
—————————-11————–
——————————————–
Pre-chorus (no capo)
———————-
-5–7–9–10–9–7–5-
———————-
-6–7–9–11–9–7–6-
———————-
———————-

Pre-chorus (capo IV)
——-0–1–0——-
-1–3———–3–1-
——-0–2–0——-
-2–3———–2–2-
———————
———————

The MP3s: intro and outro