Saturday, 1 December 2018

Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol

Piano notes for 'Chasing Cars' by Snow Patrol


Verse 1:


We'll do it all
A     
C# G# G# A 

Everything
C# G# G# F#


On our own
C#  G# G# A



We don't need
C#   G#    A


Anything
C# G# G# F#


Or anyone
G# C# G# G# A


Chorus 1:

If I lay here
C# C# C# C#


If I just lay here
C# C# C# C# B 


Would you lie with me
C# C# C# C# B 


And just forget the world?
A D C# B A A 


Verse 2:

I don't quite know
A   C#  G#   G# A 


How to say
C#   G# G# F#


How I feel
C#  G# G# A 


Those three words
C#      G#      A


Are said too much
A     C # G# G# F#


They're not enough
A          C#  G# G# A 



Chorus 2:


If I lay here
C# C# C# C#


If I just lay here
C# C# C# C# B 


Would you lie with me
C#       C# C# C#  B 


And just forget the world?A       D  C# B   A    A 

Forget what we're told
C# C#   C#  C#   C#


Before we get too old
C# C#  C# C# C# B 


Show me a garden
C#     C# C# C# B 


That's bursting into life
A         D C#     B A  A 


Bridge:

Let's waste time
C#    G#    A 


Chasing cars
C# G#  G# F#


Around our heads
G# C#  G#   A 



Chorus 2:

If I lay here
C# C# C# C#


If I just lay here
C# C# C# C# B 


Would you lie with me
C#       C# C# C#  B 


And just forget the world?A       D  C# B   A    A 

Forget what we're told
C# C#   C#  C#   C#


Before we get too old
C# C#  C# C# C# B 


Show me a garden
C#     C# C# C# B 


That's bursting into life
A         D C#     B A  A 



Chorus 3:

All that I am
D   C#  C# C#


All that   I   ever was
C# C# C# C# B  B 


Is here in your perfect eyes
C# C# C# C#  C# B    A 


They're all I can see
D         C# B  A   A 


I don't know where
D   C#   C#    C#


Confused about how as well
C# C#     C# C# C#  B  B 


Just know that these things
C#   C#    C#  C#     C# 


Will never change for us at all
C#   B A     D      C#  B  A  A 


Chorus 1:
If I lay here
C# C# C# C#


If I just lay here
C# C# C# C# B 


Would you lie with me
C# C# C# C# B 


And just forget the world?
A D C# B A A 







About Me

These notes can be used to play the song on many instruments including the keyboard, flute, recorder and piano. The piano/keyboard I use is a Casio CTK 240 Electronic keyboard which is basic but works well for beginners. My posts are the letter/alphabetical notes for many popular songs including current pop, rock, nursery rhymes, Disney and some classical pieces. I also have a YouTube channel (Mint Music) where I make videos to assist you in your learning.Please feel free to comment any requests and feedback. You can find me on YouTube at:  https://www.youtube.com/c/mintmusic

Do They Know It's Christmas? - Band Aid

Piano notes for 'Do They Know its Christmas' by Band Aid

Paul Young:


It's Christmas time
C        C A         A 


There's no need to be afraid
A          G    G    F  G   G G A 


At Christmas time
C      C A         A 


We let in light and we banish shade
A     A G    G    F    F   G G     G A 



Boy George:


And in our world of plenty
G    A   C     D    C   E D C 


We can spread a smile of joy
A     G     C      C  D    C  A G F 


Throw your arms around the world
A         C      D      C C     D     E 



At Christmas time
G    E  E        D C 


George Michael:

But say a prayer
E     D    C   C 

Pray for the other ones
D      D    C  D E    E D C 

At Christmas time it's hard
C      C D        C    C     C 

Simon LeBon (Duran Duran):

But when you're having fun
D      D       C       D E     E 
There's a world outside your window
E          D    C      C C      D    B A G 


And it's a world of dread and fear
C     C   C   C     C    D      C   G A 



Sting:


Where the only water flowing
C          C   C C   C C   D B A 


Is the bitter sting of tears
G   G   C D    C    G     A


Bono & Sting:


And the Christmas bells that ring there
C      C      C C          C    C     B   A G


Are the clanging chimes of doom
C     C     C D         C      G    A 



Bono:


Well tonight thank God it's them
F        F F        F      F    F   D 


Instead of you
E  F       E   E 



Boy George & Others:



And there won't be snow in Africa this Christmas time
A        B     C     C    C    C   B A G  A     A G        G 


The greatest gift they'll get this year is life(Oooh)
G      C C        C   D      B    A     G    A  G  E D C 


Where nothing ever grows
C           C C     C D    B 


No rain or rivers flow
C     C   D   C  G   A 


Do they know it's Christmas time at all?
F     E      C      G    F  E         C    D  C 




Here's to you
E         E    E 


Raise a glass for everyone
D       C    D    E    D C B 


Here's to them
E         E    E 

Underneath that burning sun

D C D            E     D C      B 

Do they know it's Christmas time at all?
F      E      C    G      F E          C   D  C 



Chorus: All

Feed the world
G       C   F E C 

Let them know it's Christmas time
A     G       F     E       F  E       D 

And feed the world
C      G     C   F E C 

Let them know it's Christmas time
A       G     F     E        F E         D 

Back To December - Taylor Swift

Piano notes for 'Back To December' by Taylor Swift


Verse 1:

I'm so glad you made time to see me
B    E    D    D    C#    C#  C# C# D


How's life, tell me, how's your family
E         D   C# C#  C#     C#   C# D


I haven't seen them in a while
E   D E      D     E     D E  F# E F# E C#


You've been good, busier   than ever
B          E      D    C# C#C# C# C# D


We small talk, work and the weather
B      E      D    C#   C#  C#  C# D


Your guard is up and I know why
E        D     E  D   E   D  E    F# E F# E C#


Pre-Chorus:

'Cause the last time you saw me
B           B   F#    E    B   E   D 


Is still burned in the back of your mind
C# C#    D     D  D   D     B   A     G 


You gave me roses and I left them there to die
B      B     B   F# E   E  D C#  C#    C#   B   D 


Chorus:


So this is me swallowing my pride
E    F# E  F#  F# E F#   F#  F#



Standing in front of you, saying I'm sorry for that night
F# E      F# F#  E  F#    F# E   F# F# E  F#  A   C# D


And I go back to December all the time
D   F# D   D   E   F# F# E  F#  C#  D


It turns out freedom ain't nothing but missing you
F# F#   F# F# E      F#    F# E    F#  F# E    F#


Wishing I'd realised what  I had when you were mine
F# E     F#  F# E F#  F# F# A   C#   C#   D     D 


Post-Chorus:


I'd go back to December, turn around and make it alright
F#  D   D    E   F# F# E   F#    E F#    E    F#   E    D B 


I go back to December all the time
F# D  D   E  F# F# E   F#  C#  D

Verse 2:

These days I haven't been sleeping
E           D  D  C# C#  C#   C# D 


Staying up playing back myself leaving
B B        E    D D     D    C# C#  C# D 


When your birthday passed and I didn't call
D          D     G F#     D       D   D D E   F# E F# E C#


And I think about summer, all the beautiful times
D    D  F#   F# F#  G F#    D  D    D E E       E 


I watched you laughing from the passenger side and
D   F#       F#   G F#     D     D     D E E       E    E 


Realised I loved you in the fall
D G G   F#  D     B    D  E   F# E F# E C#


Pre-Chorus:

And then the cold came
B        B   B    F#    E 


The dark days when fear crept into my mind
B       E     D     C#    D     D     D B  A   G 


You gave me all your love and all I gave you was goodbye
B      B     B  F#  G    F#   F# F# E  C#  C#  C#    B D




Chorus:

So this is me swallowing my pride
E    F# E  F#  F# E F#   F#  F#



Standing in front of you, saying I'm sorry for that night
F# E      F# F#  E  F#    F# E   F# F# E  F#  A   C# D


And I go back to December all the time
D   F# D   D   E   F# F# E  F#  C#  D


It turns out freedom ain't nothing but missing you
F# F#   F# F# E      F#    F# E    F#  F# E    F#


Wishing I'd realised what  I had when you were mine
F# E     F#  F# E F#  F# F# A   C#   C#   D     D 


Post-Chorus:


I'd go back to December, turn around and make it alright
F#  D   D    E   F# F# E   F#    E F#    E    F#   E    D B 


I go back to December all the time
F# D  D   E  F# F# E   F#  C#  D





Bridge:


I miss your tan skin, your sweet smile, so good to me, so right
D   D    A    E     D     A      E       D      A   E      D   D  A   E 


And how you held me in your arms that September night
D     D     E      G   F# D   A    G      F#    D D E       F#



The first time you ever saw me cry
B    F#    E     D    A E  D    C#  B

Maybe this is wishful thinking
A E       D  B   D B     C# D 


Probably mindless dreaming
A E D      C# B      C# D


But if we loved again I swear I'd love you right
D   D  G   F#     D D  D   D    D   D    A    A 


I'd go back in time and change it, but I can't
D   E   F#   E  F#   E     C#     B    A  B  B 


So if the chain is on your door, I understand
B   B C#   D    D  D  C#    A    A   A B B 


Chorus:

So this is me swallowing my pride
E    F# E  F#  F# E F#   F#  F#



Standing in front of you, saying I'm sorry for that night
F# E      F# F#  E  F#    F# E   F# F# E  F#  A   C# D


And I go back to December all the time
D   F# D   D   E   F# F# E  F#  C#  D


It turns out freedom ain't nothing but missing you
F# F#   F# F# E      F#    F# E    F#  F# E    F#



Wishing I'd realised what  I had when you were mine
F# E     F#  F# E F#  F# F# A   C#   C#   D     D 




Post-Chorus/Outro:

I'd go back to December, turn around and make it alright
F#  D   D    E   F# F# E   F#    E F#    E    F#   E    D B 

I'd go back to December, turn around and change my own mind
F# D    D    E   F# F# E   F#  E F# E F# E D B 


I go back to December all the time
F# D D E F# F# E F# E F# E D 


All the time

F# C# D





About Me
These notes can be used to play the song on many instruments including the keyboard, flute, recorder and piano. The piano/keyboard I use is a Casio CTK 240 Electronic keyboard which is basic but works well for beginners. My posts are the letter/alphabetical notes for many popular songs including current pop, rock, nursery rhymes, Disney and some classical pieces. I also have a YouTube channel (Mint Music) where I make videos to assist you in your learning.Please feel free to comment any requests and feedback. You can find me on YouTube at:  https://www.youtube.com/c/mintmusic

Santa Claus is Coming To Town

Piano notes for 'Santa Claus is Coming to Town'

Verse 1:

You better watch out, you better not cry
C     A Bb     C     C      C    D  E   F    F 

Better not pout I'm telling you why
A Bb    C    C    C    D C    Bb   Bb

Santa Claus is coming to town!
A C       F     A  G Bb    E   F 


Verse 2:

He's making a list, and checking it twice
C       A Bb   C  C    C     D  E     F     F 

Gonna find out who's naughty and nice
A  Bb    C    C    C        D C      Bb  Bb

Santa Claus is coming to town
A C        F    A    G Bb E  F 


Verse 3:

He sees you when you're sleeping
F     G    F       E     F       D D 

He knows when you're awake
F       G      F       E       F D 

He knows if you've been bad or good
G        A   G   F#     G      E    E    E 

So be good for goodness sake
E    F    G    F     E D         C 


Verse 1:

You better watch out, you better not cry
C     A Bb     C     C      C    D  E   F    F 

Better not pout I'm telling you why
A Bb    C    C    C    D C    Bb   Bb

Santa Claus is coming to town!
A C       F     A  G Bb    E   F 

Friday, 30 November 2018

Let It Snow

Piano notes for 'Let it Snow'

Verse 1:

Oh, the weather outside is frightful
C     C    C C        Bb A  G   F C 

But the fire is so delightful
G     F     G  F  G    F E C 

And since we've no place to go
D       D      D     C    Bb  A  G 

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
E    D  C      C   Bb  A    A   G  F 

Verse 2:
It doesn't show signs of stoppin'
C    C C     Bb      A    G    F C 
And I brought some corn for poppin'
G    F     G         F      G    F    E C 
The lights are turned way down low
D      D      D     C      Bb    A      G 
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
E    D   C      C Bb  A      A  G   F


Verse 3:
When we finally kiss good-night
E        F  G A G   E     C       G 

How I'll hate going out in the storm
E      G    F     F E   D   C  D     E 

But if you really hold me tight
E    F  G    A G     E    C     G 

All the way home I'll be warm
C    B    A      B    A   B    C 

Verse 4:

Oh   the fire is slowly dying
C      C  C C Bb A G    F C 

And, my dear, we're still good-bye-ing
G       F    G       F      G    F       E    C 

But as long as you love me so
D    D    D   D  C     Bb   A  G 

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
E    D   C     C Bb   A     A  G  F 

Sunday, 18 November 2018

thank u, next - Ariana Grande

Piano notes for 'thank u, next' by Ariana Grande

Verse 1:

Thought I'd end up with Sean

Ab         Ab Ab  Gb  F    F 






But he wasn't a match

Ab  Ab Ab Gb F  Eb 

Wrote some songs about Ricky
Ab        Ab    Ab   Gb F   F Db 





Now I listen and laugh
Ab Ab Ab Gb F  Eb Db 



Even almost got married
Ab Ab BbF    F    F Eb 

And for Pete, I'm so thankful
Ab   Ab  Ab  Gb  F    Eb F


Wish I could say, "Thank you" to Malcolm
Ab Ab  Ab   Ab    Ab      Gb   F    F Eb 

'Cause he was an angel
Eb      Eb Eb F Eb Db


Pre-Chorus:






One taught me love
Ab    Db    Db Eb 

One taught me patience
Ab     Db    Db  Eb Ab 

And one taught me pain
Ab    Ab   Db   Db   Eb


Now, I'm so amazing
Ab   Ab  Db Db Eb Ab 


Say I've loved and I've lost
Ab   Ab   Bb    Ab  Ab  F Eb Db 


But that's not what I see
Ab    Ab   Db  Db  Eb F Eb


So, look what I got
Ab   Ab    Db Db Eb 


Look what you taught me
Bb      Ab   Gb    F     Eb 


And for that, I say
Eb    F    Eb Db Db


Chorus:

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next
F         Eb    Eb 


I'm so fuckin' grateful for my ex
Ab Ab Bb F    Ab F    Eb  Db Eb Bb


Thank you, next (Next)
F        Eb     Eb     Ab 


Thank you, next (Next)F         Eb    Eb    Ab 

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


I'm so fuckin'—
Ab Ab Bb F 


Verse 2:

Spend more time with my friends
Ab        Ab     Ab  Gb   F    F 


I ain't worried 'bout nothin'
Ab Ab Ab Gb    F    F Eb


Plus, I met someone else
Ab  Ab Ab   Gb F     F 


We havin' better discussions
Ab  Ab Ab Ab Gb  F Eb Db


I know they say I move on too fast
Ab Ab   Ab  Ab Ab Ab   Bb  F  Eb


But this one gon' last
Eb   Ab   Gb  F   Eb


'Cause her name is Ari
Eb       Ab   Gb   F  F Db 


And I'm so good with that 
Bb    Bb Db Eb    F 
 Eb Db 


Pre-Chorus:


She taught me love 
Ab     Db    Db  Eb 


She taught me patience 
Ab     Db    Db  Eb Ab

How she handles pain 
Db    Ab   Db Db Eb

That shit's amazing 
Ab    Db    Db Eb Bb 


I've loved and I've lost 
Ab    Db    Ab Ab   F Eb 


But that's not what I see 
Db   Ab    Db  Db  Db C


'Cause look what I've found 
Db       Ab   Db  Db   Eb 


Ain't no need for searching, and for that, I sayAb    Bb Ab   F     F Eb        Eb  Gb  F   Eb Db


Chorus:

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next
F         Eb    Eb 


I'm so fuckin' grateful for my ex
Ab Ab Bb F    Ab F    Eb  Db Eb Bb


Thank you, next (Next)
F        Eb     Eb     Ab 


Thank you, next (Next)F         Eb    Eb    Ab 

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


I'm so fuckin' grateful for my ex
Ab Ab Bb F Ab  F Eb Db Eb Bb 


Post-Chorus:

Thank you, next
Ab     Ab    F Eb

Thank you, next
Ab      Ab   F Eb 


Thank you, next
Ab      Ab   F Eb


I'm so fucking—
Ab  Ab  Bb F 




Bridge:


One day I'll walk down the aisle
Ab   Ab  Ab  Ab    Gb   F    F 


Holding hands with my mama
Ab Ab     Ab     Gb F     F Eb


I'll be thanking my dad
Ab Ab Ab Gb    F    F 


'Cause she grew from the drama
Ab        Ab  Ab   Gb    F   Eb Db


Only   wanna  do  it once, real bad
Ab Ab Ab Ab Ab Ab Bb     F    Eb


Gon' make that shit last
Db      Db   Eb   F   Eb


God forbid something happens
Ab   Ab Ab Gb F          F Eb


Least this song is a smash 
Db     Db  Db  Eb F  Eb Db 


Pre-Chorus:

I've got so much l
ove
Db   Ab Db  Db   Eb 

Got so much patience
Ab   Db Db   Eb Ab


I've learned from the pain 
Db      Ab     Db   Db Db Eb F 


I turned out amazing 
Db  Ab  Db  Db Eb Ab 


Say I've loved and I've lost 
Ab Bb      Ab  Ab  Ab   Bb 


But that's not what I see 
Db   Ab    Db  Db  Eb F Eb


'Cause look what I've found
Db       Ab    Db   Db  Eb 



Ain't no need for searching
Ab    Bb Ab   F     F Eb



And for that, I say
Eb    Gb Ab Bb Ab


Chorus:

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


Thank you, next
F         Eb    Eb 


I'm so fuckin' grateful for my ex
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Thank you, next (Next)
F        Eb     Eb     Ab 


Thank you, next (Next)F         Eb    Eb    Ab 

Thank you, next (Next)
F         Eb    Eb    Ab


I'm so fuckin' grateful for my ex
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