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Sweet Gypsy Rose
Words and Music by Irwin Levine and L. Russell Brown - 1973
 Intro:
C              Fm G               C Fm C
Fm           Fm6 C D Dm7          G
 Part 1:
C - Dm7 G7
Dm7 G C C7
F - C             Am -
D7 G7 C -      (repeat part 1)
 Part 2:
E7 - Am -
D7 - G7 -
G               Em F             G7 C -
Dm7 G7 Dm G
C C7 F -
C               Am - D7 G7
C -             C7 F -
C               Am - D G
D G D G
C -           (end) -
8-beats before Intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Intro. is slower tempo than Parts 1 and 2.  Disregard the grey cells.
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Intro:
We were ver - y hap - py, well at least I thought we were.  Can some - bod - y tell me what's got in - to her?
A house, a home, a fam - i - ly, a man that loves her so;  Who'd be - lieve she'd leave us to join the bur - lesque - show,
 
Part 1:
Oh,  Say has an - y - bod - y seen my Sweet Gyp - sy Rose?
Here's her pic - ture when she was my Sweet Ma - ry Jo,
Now she's got rings on her fin - gers and bells on her toes.
Say has an - y - bod - y seen my Sweet Gyp - sy Rose?
(repeat part 1)
 
Part 2:
Oh, ba - by, ba - by won -  cha come home?
Say we all miss you,   And ev -'ry night we kiss your pic -ture.
Oh,  Say has an - y bod - y seen my Sweet Gyp - sy Rose?
Here's her pic - ture when she was my Sweet Ma - ry Jo.
Now she's got rings on her fin - gers and bells on her toes.
Say has an - y - bod - y seen my Sweet Gyp - sy Rose?
So take those rings off your fing - ers and bells off your toes.
Say has an - y - bod - y seen my, now you know just what I mean by,
Has an - y - bod - y seen my Gyp - sy Rose?
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Sing-along on "Sweet Gypsy Rose" with the WineLand Banjo Band on YouTube (click here)
 
Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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