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Blue Tango
Music by Leroy Anderson, Words by M. Parish  - 1951
Number 1 on the Hit Parade in 1952, played for 22 weeks.
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F C7 F F7
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C7 Cdim     C7 F F7
Bb - F -
C7 Cdim     C7 F -     (C7 repeat)
8-beat intro with lead in notes.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Here am I with you in a world of blue,
And we're danc - ing to the tan -go we loved when first we met.
While the mu - sic plays, we re - call the days,
When our love was a tune that we could - n't soon for - get.
As I kiss your cheek, we don't have to speak,
The vi - o - lins like a choir, ex - press the de - sire we used to know not long a - go.
So just hold me tight in your arms to - night,
And this Blue Tan - go will be our thrill - ing mem - o - ry of love.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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