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Swanee River
(Old Folks At Home)
Words and Music by Stephen Foster
 
C G7 C             C7 F
C Am7            D7 G7 -
C G7 C             C7 F
C G7 C -               Ab
G7            Dm7 G7 C -
F -               Cdim C            Gdim G7
C G7 C             G7 F
C G7 C -     (Repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Click here for an arrangement in the key of F.
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Way down up - on the Swa - nee Riv - er,
Far, far a -way,
There's where my heart is turn - ing ev - er,
There's where the old folks stay.
All the world is sad and drear - y,
Ev - 'ry where I roam.
Oh! dar - kies how my heart grows wear - y,
Far from the old folks at home.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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