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Shortnin' Bread
Traditional
Verse:
C - -        F      C      Am G7              C
F               C - -        F      C      Am G7              C
Chorus:
C               G+ C             G+ C                G+ G7              C
-                G+ C             G+ C        F      C G7        C (repeat)    
Ending:
C        F      C G7        C (repeat) |  
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
This song was originally a one-chord song (C).  This arrangement has some additional chords.
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Verse:
Put on the skil - let, Put on the lead,  Mam - my's gon - na make a lit - tle short - nin' bread.
That's not all she's gon - na do,  Mam - my's gon - na make a lit - tle cof - fee too.
 
Chorus:
Mam - my's lit - tle ba - by loves short - nin' short - nin',  Mam - my's lit - tle ba - by loves short - nin' bread.
Mam - my's lit - tle ba - by loves short - nin' short - nin',  Mam - my's lit - tle ba - by loves short - nin' bread.
 
Ending:
Mam - my's lit - tle ba - by loves short - nin' bread.
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Listen to Perry Bechtel play this song on the plectrum banjo
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
This Chord Chart may not appear correctly with some browsers.  It should be viewed with a full size window.
The chord names should appear in single rows.   Let me know of any problems.
 
email: jbott@ix.netcom.com