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CABARET
Words by Fred Ebb, Music by John Kander - 1966
 Part 1:
F C9 F                  C+ -
F Fmaj7 F7 -
Bb Bdim Am               D9 -
Gm7 C9 F   (C9 Repeat Part 1)
 Chorus:
Bbm - F -
Dm            Cm Dm7           G9 C7 -
F C9 F                  C+ -
F Fmaj7 Cm7 F7
Bb Bdim Am7             D9 -
Gm7 C9sus           F - -
Bbm - F -
Dm            Cm Dm7           G9 C7 -
F C9 F                   C+ -
F Fmaj7 Cm7 F7
Bb Bdim Am7              D9 -
Bb Bdim Am7              D9 -
Gm7 - C9sus -
F -     (End) ------------------ ------------------
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Part 1:
What good is sit -ting a -lone in your room?
Come hear the mu -sic play;
Life is a Cab -a -ret, old chum,
Come to the Cab -a -ret.
 
Put down the knitting, the book and the broom,
It's time for a holiday;
Life is a cabaret, old chum,
Come to the cabaret.
 
Part 2:
Come taste the wine, Come hear the band, Come blow the horn,
Start cel -e -brat -ing, Right this way, your ta -ble's wait -ing.
No use per -mit -ting some proph -et of doom
To wipe ev -'ry smile a -way;
(go to Ending after Repeat)
Life is a Cab -a -ret, old chum,
Come to the Cab -a -ret,
(Repeat Part 2)
 
Ending:
Life is a Cab -a -ret, old chum,
On -ly a Cab -a -ret, old chum,
So come to the Cab -a -ret.
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Sing-along on "Cabaret" with the WineLand Banjo Band on YouTube (click here)

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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