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This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel
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This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel  (4/4 - Capo 4th Fret)

Arranged By: Helmut Bickel
Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxMOE9pAWRo

Melody:
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   C                               F               G       G7
                                                                _
   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   | |
e|-3---0---3-----|-3---0---3-----|-5---3---1---0-|-----0---1---0-1-|
B|-1-------1-----|-1-------1-----|---------1-----|-3---------------|
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|-0---------------|
D|-----2-------2-|-----2-------2-|-------------3-|-----0-------0---|
A|-3-------3-----|-3-------3-----|---------------|-----------------|
E|---------------|---------------|---------1-----|-3-------3-------|
This old man, he played one, he played knick-knack on my thumb. With a 

   C               C               G           G7  C   G   C
                    _   _                                   _   _
   |   |   |   |   | | | | |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   | | | |
e|-3-------------|-----0-1-3-----|-3-----------1-|-0---------------|
B|-1---1---1-----|-1-3-----1-----|-----3---3-----|-1---3---1-------|
G|---------------|---------------|---------------|-----0---0-------|
D|-----2-------2-|-----2-------2-|-----0-------0-|-----------------|
A|-3-------3-----|-3-------3-----|---------------|-3-------3---0-2-|
E|---------------|---------------|-3-------3-----|-----3-----3-----|
knick..paddy whack give the dog a bone, this old man came rolling home.


Chords & Lyrics:
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C             '
This old man, he played one,
F                     G
He played knick-knack on my thumb;
       C
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
C
Give the dog a bone,
G                [ C    G C  ]
This old man came rolling home.


This old man, he played two,
He played knick-knack on my shoe;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played three,
He played knick-knack on my knee;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played four,
He played knick-knack on my door;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played five,
He played knick-knack on my hive;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played six,
He played knick-knack on my sticks;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played seven,
He played knick-knack up in heaven;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played eight,
He played knick-knack on my gate;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played nine,
He played knick-knack on my spine;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.

This old man, he played ten,
He played knick-knack once again;
With a knick-knack paddywhack,
Give the dog a bone,
This old man came rolling home.
        
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This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel
This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel
This version of the song is arranged By: Helmut Bickel

For Fingerstyle Guitar & Ukulele Tab, visit Helmut Bickel's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/helmutbickel/videos

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The origins of this song are obscure. The earliest extant record is a version noted in Anne Gilchrist's Journal of the English Folk Dance and Song Society (1937), learnt from her Welsh nurse in the 1870s under the title "Jack Jintle" with the lyrics

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This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel




This Old Man (Fingerstyle) - Helmut Bickel
Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 7/22/2020
Tab By: willc
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Genre: Traditional
 
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