Mr Sandman

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  1. jayswami

    jayswami Blue J

    Artist/Band: Harris Emmylou Tabs, Guitar Chords
    Song: Mr Sandman Tab

    here is my favorite circle of fifth's song.
    i am posting the Emmylou Harris cover here.
    Check out how chord progession beautifully follows the circle of fifths

    first in Bb then in Eb then back to Bb


    Emmylou Harris Mr Sandman Written by Pat Ballard

    Code:
    -------5----------------------
    -----6---8-6----------8-11-10-
    ---7---------7------8---------
    -8-------------8-10-----------
    ------------------------------
    ------------------------------
    
    Bb Cm F7  Bb Cm F7
    
    
           Bbmaj7   A7
    Mister Sandman, bring me a dream,
    D7                       G7
    Make him the cutest that I've ever seen
    C7                     F7
    Give him two lips like roses in clover,
    Bb                             Gb         F
    Then tell me that his lonesome nights are over.
    Bbmaj7   A7
    Sandman, I'm so alone,
    D7                   G7
    Don't have nobody to call my own.
    Cm                        Ebm 
    Please turn on your magic beam,
           Bb       C          Bb            Eb  Fm  Bb7
    Mister Sandman, bring me a dream.
           Ebmaj7   D7
    Mister Sandman, bring me a dream,
    G7                       C7
    Make him the cutest that I've ever seen.
    F7                     Bb7
    Give him the word that I'm not a rover,
    Eb                               B         Bb
    Then tell him that his lonesome nights are over.
    Ebmaj7    D7
    Sandman, I'm so alone,
    G7                   C7
    Don't have nobody to call my own.
    Fm                        Abm
    Please turn on your magic beam,
           Eb       F          Eb        Bb Cm F7
    Mister Sandman, bring me a dream.
    Bb          A7
    Mr Sandman bring us a dream,
               D7                   G7
    Give him a pair of eyes with a 'come-hither' gleam.
    C7                           F7
    Give him a lonely heart like Pagliacci,
    Bb                         Gb F
    And lots of wavy hair like Liberace.
    Bb              A7
    Mister Sandman, someone to hold
    D7                    G7
    Would be so peachy before we're too old.
       Cm                        Ebm 
    So please turn on your magic beam,
           Bb       C
    Mister Sandman, bring us
    Bb             C
    Please, please please
           Bb       C          Bb   
    Mister Sandman, bring us a dream
    
    From Emmylou Harris "Evangeline"
    Warner Brothers Recors 1981
    Edwin H Morris Co. Inc 1954
     

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