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South Sea Island Magic
Words by Lysle Tomerlin, Music by Andy Iona Long - 1936
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Gm C7 F             Am Dm          Fdim
C7 - F             Db7 F             Cdim
Gm C7 F             Am Dm          Fdim
C7 - F             Eb7 F
A             Adim Bm7          E7 A            Adim E7
A             Adim Bm7          E7 Am          Cdim C7
Gm C7 F             Am Dm
C7 - F              Eb7 F            (repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Note: This song is in the key of F but starts with a Gm chord.
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South Sea Is -land Mag -ic is made of the light from the stars,
Bree -zes from the moun -tains and mu -sic from na -tive gui -tars.
South Sea Is -land Mag -ic has tak -en pos -ses -sion of me;
I'm con -tent for ev -er to lin -ger and dream by the sea.
Do you re -call our meet -ing at a camp -fire that blazed near the o -cean?
A sin -gle word of greet -ing was the start of an end -less de -vo -tion
Moon -light, fire -light, star -light and songs that are old but still new;
South Sea Is -land Mag -ic has brought me the mag -ic of you!
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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