Stat/race/alignment requirements: No change from PHB.Weapons/armor/magic items permitted: No change from PHB.
Experience progression: No change from PHB Bards Table I.
Hit Dice: As druid. +1 hp/level for levels 15 through 23.
Combat ability/saving throws/weapon proficiency: As cleric.
Druid spells: No change from PHB Bards Table I. Apart from spell casting (including from scrolls) and knowledge of the secret druidic tongue, no other druid-specific class abilities are available to bards. Bards do not receive bonus spells for high wisdom.
Thief abilities: As 1st level thief at start, advancing at the rate of one thief level at every odd-numbered bard level thereafter.
Other bard abilities (charm, legend lore, etc.): No change from PHB Bards Table II.