D&D 3.0: Tales from Mystara
The bards are more popular among the races whom appreciate music and express a deep love for life, more so than the more pragmatic civilizations like the Thyatian Empire. Bards are also very popular among the Elves-High, Half-Elves and occasionally Halflings-Lightfoot and Gnomes-Rock.
Remember to download and print the Bard Spell Sheet Bard_spells (dnd_3.0).pdf from the Documents link.
A Bard starts with the following SPELLS: Level0=Detect Magic, Ghost Sound, Light, Read Magic