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Autumn Leaves
Music by Joseph Kosma, Words by Johnny Mercer - 1947
Number 1 on the Hit Parade in 1955, played for 16 weeks.
Am                 D                   G                 C
Am B Em -
Am D G C
Am B Em -                  
B - Em -
Am D G -
Am B Em -
Am B Em -       (repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
The fall - ing leaves drift by the win -dow,
The au - tumn leaves of red and gold.
I see your lips the sum - mer kiss - es,
The sun - burned hands I used to hold.
Since you went a - way the days grow long,
And soon I'll hear old win -ter's song.
But I miss you most of all my dar - ling,
When Au - tumn Leaves start to fall.
Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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