Standard tuneing, no capo
Dm, Bb, C, (several times)
This is the opening Dm chord to the song and the intro.
Dm Bb C
e 5- -5- -1- -3-
b 5 h-6- -1- -3-
g 7- -7- -3- -5-
d 7- -7- -3- -5-
a 5- -5- -1- -3-
E- x x -x- -x-
hammer on and off of 6th fret as can be heard in the song.
Dm Bb C
No fog clear in the moonlight, the stars shine so bright now's the time,
I close my eyes, soft wind, touching my face,
cool sand upon the place where I once kissed you, and held you close
[ Tab from: http://www.guitartabs.cc/tabs/v/vertical_horizon/on_the_sea_tab.html ]
Bb C Dm C Bb C Dm C e
Now I will reach for the stars, oh my love, that's where you are
F Gm Am
e-1- -3- -5-
b-1- -3- -5-
g-2- -3- -5-
d-3- -5- -7-
a-3- -5- -7-
E-1- -3- -5-
Though the storms and black night rage on,
Am Bb C F
I still see your face, still feel your lips on mine.
Though my heart feels all alone without you,
Am Bb C Dm
I still hear you sing to me, still hear your voice on the sea.
The mid-section of the song is Dm, Bb, C . Also can be intro chords, if including The
"Lay you downs" are Dm, Bb, C twice into the verses.