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Beyond The Reef
Words and Music by Jack Pitman - 1949
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C7 - F -
Gm C7 F -
C7 - F -
Gm C7 F F7
Bb -          Bbm F -             D7
Gm -          Bbm C7 -             F
C7 - F -
Gm C7 -      (C7  repeat)
8-beat intro. with 3 lead-in notes, start strumming on "reef".  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Note: This song is in the key of F, but starts with a C7 chord.
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Beyond the reef, Where the sea is dark and cold,
My love has gone, And our dreams grow old,
There'll be no tears; There'll be no regretting,
Will she/he remember me; Will she/he forget?
I'll send a thousand flow'rs, When the trade winds blow.
I'll send my lonely heart, For I love her/him so.
Someday I know, She'll/He'll come back again to me.
Till then my heart will be, Beyond the reef.
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Sing-along on "Beyond The Reef" with the WineLand Banjo Band on YouTube (click here)

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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email: jbott@ix.netcom.com