Sunday 15 December 2019

Baby It's Cold Outside

Piano notes for 'Baby It's Cold Outside' 

Verse 1:

I really can't stay (But, baby, it's cold outside)
C  E D     C    G      E     E C    C   E      C C 

I've got to go away (But, baby, it's cold outside)
D      F  E   D   G        E     F       E  D F   E D 

This evening has been (Been hoping that you'd drop in)
C        E D      C    G        E      E D    C       E      C   C 

So very nice (I'll hold your hands, they're just like ice)
G   C E  E D   A    G      D     A         E         D   E   F 

My mother will start to worry (Beautiful, what's your hurry?)
C     A C     C      C    C  C C     A C C        C        C     C C 

My father will be pacing the floor (Listen to the fireplace roar)
C    A C     C   C    C C    C   D C     A C   C  C    C C C      C 

So, really, I'd better scurry (Beautiful, please don't hurry)
C     G C    C   C C     C C       A C C         C      E      E D 

But maybe just a half a drink more (Put some records on while I pour)
C     A D       D D  D  E  F#     G        G    G     G  G     G   A    B  C 

The neighbors might think (Baby, it's bad out there)
E        E D         C       G      E D     C   E    C     C 

Say, what's in this drink? (No cab's to be had out there)
E         F     E    D     G      C    F     E   D   F    E     D 

I wish I knew how (Your eyes are like starlight now)
D   E  D  C    G A G    C    E     D    C     E C       C 

To break this spell (I'll take your hat, your hair looks swell)
G     E        E   D     A    G      D    A      G    D    E     F 

I ought to say, "No, no, no, sir" (Mind if I move in closer?)
C    A   C   C       C    C   C   C       A   C  C  C     C   C C 

At least I'm gonna say that I tried (What's the sense of hurtin' my pride?)
C     C    A    D D    D    D   D  D      G         G    G     G  G A     B    C 


I really can't stay
E   E D    C    G

Baby, don't hold out)
E D      C       E    C 

Oh but it's cold outside
E      F  G    A   B C D C 

Verse 2: 

I simply must go (But, baby, it's cold outside)
G   G A     C    E     G   G A   C      E     C G 

The answer is no (But, baby, it's cold outside)
E       F E    D  G    G    F E    D     F     E D 

Your welcome has been (How lucky that you dropped in)
C          E D     C      G      E      E D   C    E       C       C 

So nice and warm (Look out the window at the storm)
E     E    C    E  D       A    G   D     A G    D  E     F 

My sister will be suspicious (Gosh your lips look delicious)
C    A C    C   C   C C C         A       C     C     C    C C C 

My brother will be there at the door (Waves upon the tropical shore)
C      A C     C    C    C    C   C    C         A      C C   C   C C C    C    

My maiden aunt's mind is vicious (Gosh your lips are delicious)
C     A  C       C       C    C   C C        A     C      C   C    C C C 

But maybe just a cigarette more (Never such a blizzard before)
C      A D      D D  D E F#    G       G G     G   G    G A     B C 

I've gotta get home (But, baby, you'd freeze out there)
E      E D   C     G       E     E D     C       E       C     C 

Say, lend me a coat (It's up to your knees out there)
E        F    E  D   G     C   F   E   D       F      E     D 

You've really been grand (I thrill when you touch my hand)
D         E D     C       G     C   E      D      C     E      C    C 

But don't you see? (How can you do this thing to me?)
G      E      C   E D     A    G    D   A   G      D    E    F 

There's bound to be talk tomorrow (Think of my lifelong sorrow)
C              A    C   C   C    C C C          A   C   C    C C       C C 

At least there will be plenty implied (If you got pneumonia and died)
C     A     C     C    C   D C      C C     G   G   G     G G A       B     C 


I really can't stay
E E D       C  G    

(Get over that hold out)
E      E
 F    G     A   G 

Baby, it's cold
E  F     G   A 

Baby, it's cold outside
A A     A    B     G C 

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 CT-S300 , and an older Casio CTK 240 electronic keyboard which are perfect for beginners. 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:
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