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