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Mood Indigo
Words and Music by Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Albany Bigard - 1931
Ab Bb7 Ebm              Eb7 Ab
- Bb9 E7                Bm7     E7   Eb7          Bbm    Eb7    
Ab7         Abdim    Gdim  Ab7          B7     Ab7    Db6 Gb7          Eb+
Ab Bb9 Ebm              Eb7 Ab
Ab Bb7 Eb7     Db     Eb7 Ab            Eb7
Ab Bb7 -                    E7 Eb7
Ab7 - Db                Db7 -               Eb7
Ab Bb7 Eb7     Db     Eb7 Ab   (Eb7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
You ain't been blue, No, No, No,
You ain't been blue, Till you've had that Mood Indigo,
That feelin' goes stealin' down to my shoes,
While I sit and sigh: "Go 'long, blues."
Always get that Mood Indigo, Since my baby said goodbye,
In the evenin' when lights are low, I'm so lonesome I could cry,
'Cause there's nobody who cares about me, I'm just a soul who's bluer than blue can be,
When I get that Mood Indigo, I could lay me down and die.
Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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