Rocking Chair

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Rocking Chair

Postby winston » Mon Feb 07, 2005 7:59 pm

This is my attempt at this song (not to be confused with Red Rocking Chair). Suggestions welcome. - Winston


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Rockin' Chair

(Hoagy Carmichael)

Unusual Chords:
C#dim x4535x
D#dim xx1212
B7 x21202
Cdim x3424x
G7 3x303x
C#7 x4342x


INTRO
C   C#dim Dm  G
| . . .   | . . . |  x2

MAIN
C       C7
| . . . | . . . |
Old rockin' chair's got me

F       Fm
| . . . | . . .|
Cane by my side

C   F C D   C
| . . . | . . . |
Fetch me that gin, son

D7      G
| . . . | . . . |
'Fore I tan your hide

C       Am
| . . . | . . . |
Can't get from this cabin

D#dim B7  Em
| .   . . | . . . |
Ain't goin' nowhere

D       D7       
| . . . | . . . |
Just sitting here grabbin'

C   Cdim G7 C
| . .    .  | . . . |
At them flies round this old rockin' chair


F7
| . . . | . . . |
My dear old aunt Harriet

C   F   C
| . . . | . . . |
Up in heaven she be

D#dim B7  Em
| .   . . | . . . |
Send down sweet chariot

Am  D7  G   G7
| . . . | . . . |
For the end of these troubles I see


C        C7
| . . . | . . . |
Old rockin' chair

F       Fm
| . . . | . . .|
Judgement day is near

C   F C D   C#7
| . . . | . . . |
I'm chained to that old rockin' chair


ENDING

All except last time:
C   C#dim Dm  G
| . . .   | . . . . |

(then repeat from MAIN)


Last time:
C   C-B-A#-A       
| . .   .  | . . . |

D       C#7     
| . . . | . . . |
I'm chained to that old rockin' chair

(x2)
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