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If I Had A Hammer
Words and Music by Pete Seeger and Lee Hays - 1949
Also called the "Hammer Song" - Peter, Paul and Mary recording released in 1962 became a top 10 hit.
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F                  C7 F -
- F7 C7 -
F - Dm Bb
F               Bb F               C7 F               Bb F               C7
F          (Bb on repeat) F            (repeat) |
8-beat intro. with 4 lead-in notes. Start strumming on the word "Ham".
 Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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If I Had A Ham - mer,   I'd ham - mer in the morn - ing,
I'd ham - mer in the ev - 'ning,   All ov - er this land.
I'd ham - mer out dan - ger,  I'd ham - mer out a warn - ing,
I'd ham - mer out love be - tween all of my broth - ers,
All o - ver this land.
 
If I Had A Bell,   I'd ring it in the morn - ing,
I'd ring it in the ev - 'ning,   All ov - er this land.
I'd ring out dan - ger,  I'd ring out a warn - ing,
I'd ring out love be - tween all of my broth - ers,
All o - ver this land.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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