Scarborough Fair Guitar Chords – Simon and Garfunkel

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In this article, you are going to learn Scarborough Fair Guitar Chords. This song is sung and composed by Simon and Garfunkel.

Coming to the chords, we have open chords in this song and we have converted one sus chord to its regular chord to make this easier for beginners. The chord progression is as follows.

Scarborough Fair Guitar Chords

SongScarborough Fair
ArtistSimon and Garfunkel
ChordsEm, D, G, A


(Em)Are you goin’ to(D) Scarbo-(D)rough (Em)Fair?

(G)Parsley, (Em)sage, rose(G)mary(A), and (Em)thyme

(Em)Remember(D) me to one who lives(D) there(D)

(Em)She once(D) was a true love of(Em)mine


[Verse 2]

(Em)Tell her to make me a(D) camb-(D)ric (Em)shirt

(On the side of hill in the deep forest green)

(G)Parsley,(Em)sage, rose(G)mary(A), and(Em)thyme

(Tracin a sparrow on snow-crested ground)

With(Em)out no(G) seams nor need(D)lework there(D)

(Blankets n bedclothes the child of the mountain)

(Em)Then she’ll(D)be a true love of(Em)mine

(Sleeps unaware of the clarion call)


[Verse 3]

(Em)Tell her to find me an a-cre(D) of(Em)land

(On the side of a hill, sprinkling of leaves)

(Em) Parsley,(Em)sage, rose(G)mary(A), and(Em)thyme

(Washes the grave with silvery tears)

(Em)Between the salt(G) water and the sea(D) strands(D)

(A soldier cleans and polishes a gun)

(Em)Then she will(D) be a true love of(Em) mine


[Verse 4]

(Em)Tell her to reap it in a (D)sickle  of(Em)leather

(War bellows, blazing in scarlet battalions)

(Em)Parsley,(Em)sage, rose(G)mary(A), and(Em) thyme

(Generals order their soldiers to kill)

And(Em) gather it(G) all in a bunch of(D) heather

(And to fight for a cause they’ve long ago forgotten)

(Em)Then she will(D) be a true love of(Em) mine



(Em)Are you goin’ to (D)Scarbo-rough(Em) Fair?

(G) Parsley,(Em)sage, rose(G)mary(A), and(Em)thyme

(Em)Remember(G) me to one who lives(D) there

(Em)She once(D) was a true love of(Em) mine

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