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Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White
Words by Jacques Larue and Mack David, Music by Louiguy - 1950
Number 1 on the Hit Parade in 1955, played for 17 weeks.
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NC Gm7 C7 F
- Gm7 C7 F
- Gm7 C7 F
- Gm7 C7 F
- C7 F C7
F C7 F C7
F Gm7 C7 F
- Gm7 C7 F        (Repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Note:  The "NC" in the first cell means "No Chord", melody only.
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It's cher-ry pink and ap-ple blos-som white,  When your true lov-er comes your way.
It's cher-ry pink and ap-ple blos-som-white,  The po-ets say.
The sto-ry goes that once a cher-ry tree,  Be-side an ap-ple tree did grow,
And there a boy once met his bride to be,  Long, long a-go.
The boy looked in-to her eyes,  It was a sight to en-thrall,  The breez-es joined in their sighs,  The blos-soms start-ed to fall.
And as they gent-ly ca-ressed,  The lov-ers looked up to find,  The branch-es of the two trees were in-ter-twined,
And that is why the po-ets al-ways write,  If there's a new moon bright a-bove,
It's cher-ry pink and ap-ple blos-som white,  When you're in love.
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Listen to Jim and the WineLand Banjo Band play "Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White" (click here)

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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