James Taylor - Fire and Rain (Kalimba Tab)

Fire and Rain by James Taylor is a poignant and introspective song that reflects on personal struggles, loss, and the journey towards healing and self-discovery. The song is autobiographical, with Taylor sharing his own experiences and emotions. He recounts moments of hardship and despair, including his struggles with depression, addiction, and the death of a close friend. Taylor also reflects on the challenges of fame and the toll it can take on one's mental health.

Despite the darkness and pain depicted in the song, there is also a sense of resilience and hope. Taylor sings about finding solace in music and the support of loved ones as he navigates through difficult times. He acknowledges the importance of facing one's inner demons and embracing the process of healing and self-acceptance.

Musically, "Fire and Rain" features Taylor's soulful vocals accompanied by acoustic guitar and gentle instrumentation, creating an intimate and reflective atmosphere. The song's evocative lyrics and haunting melody have made it a timeless classic, resonating with listeners for its raw honesty and emotional depth.

Letter notes

(B A) C°# A° E° C°# (C°# E)

B G° D° B D (E° D° A) F°#

(E° D° A) (F°# D° A) (E° B A A)

C°# A A A A (E° D° A) (E° C°# A) B A

(E° B A A) C°# A C°# A (G# E)

E G# D G D G D° G D G F°# G D° G G G G° G G

A C°# A° A# B (G° E) A# F# F D

D E A# A A (E° B) C°# A (E° B) (E° B) C°# A (E° C°#)

E B (G D#) G D D° G D (F°# G) D° G D D° G

(F°# D° A D) (C°# A E C#)

(F°# D° A F# B) (E° B G# D B E)

(E° C°# A) (E° B) C°# A (E° B) (E° B) C°# A (B A)

Number notation

(7 6) 1°# 6° 3° 1°# (1°# 3)

7 5° 2° 7 2 (3° 2° 6) 4°#

(3° 2° 6) (4°# 2° 6) (3° 7 6 6)

1°# 6 6 6 6 (3° 2° 6) (3° 1°# 6) 7 6

(3° 7 6 6) 1°# 6 1°# 6 (5# 3)

3 5# 2 5 2 5 2° 5 2 5 4°# 5 2° 5 5 5 5° 5 5

6 1°# 6° 6# 7 (5° 3) 6# 4# 4 2

2 3 6# 6 6 (3° 7) 1°# 6 (3° 7) (3° 7) 1°# 6 (3° 1°#)

3 7 (5 2#) 5 2 2° 5 2 (4°# 5) 2° 5 2 2° 5

(4°# 2° 6 2) (1°# 6 3 1#)

(4°# 2° 6 4# 7) (3° 7 5# 2 7 3)

(3° 1°# 6) (3° 7) 1°# 6 (3° 7) (3° 7) 1°# 6 (7 6)

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