artist is not just one who is inspired, but one who can inspire others" Salvador
Here are some examples
of tablature to take you through some of Michael's songs and instrumentals.
Guitar The Easy Way Michaels 'instruction' instrumental album from
1978, you havent got the sound files, but here is an online version of
the booklet with tablature for an LPs worth of instrumentals.
Tunings - list of all of Michaels recorded songs up until 1978 with their tunings
the Trees Classic dreamy ode to doing not very much in the woods in
Hawnby. Tablature and lyrics.
The Valley Michael's anthem to loss and regret also with some stunning
playing. Another from the Hawnby songbook. Versions appear on Window,
Pleasures of the street, Almost Alone & Original Owners.
In The Night A more recent classic, recorded on a few occasions (Navigation 1990, Still
Making Rain & Dreaming Out Loud)
Hero Returns An ode to coming home from 1973's Millstone Grit. Album
track features the african thumb piano styled electric guitar and tight
Ladies and Electric Ragtime infectous instrumental first released
on Fully Qualified Survivor and also available on the BBC Sessions cd
Time Thing A song off Rainmaker that describes one of the distractions
for the travelling guitar player and journeyman.
of Scarborough Michael's hit and probably most famous song. Ragtime intro to Postcards of Scarborough new
Rainmaker Atmospheric instrumental off Michael's debut album of the same name
Jack An instrumental dedicated to Jack Teagarden (jazz trombone player
and laid back vocalist name checked on The Mallard), Michael's Uncle Jack
apparently a legendary drinker and of course Jack Daniels
is a program for creating, editing, printing and listening to tablature and
sheet music (standard notation) for guitar and other fretted, stringed instruments.
Player and Editing software