Oops, an error
Loading. Please wait.

The Green Fields Of Canada chords

by Deanta
7 views 3 this week
no commentswrite comment
1 2 3 4 5
3 more votes to show rating
add to favorites
×
Save as Personal and add changes to this tab that will be seen only by you. Learn more ›
×
You can save this tab as Personal to edit and correct it or add notes. All changes will be seen only by you. Learn more »
launch autoscroll
font size
0
reset
transpose
0
reset
display chords
guitar tuner
edit
Autoscroll
slow
fast
+/-
esc
set tempo
stop
Strumming
There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ
*****DO NOT ADD STRUMMING PATTERNS TO MY TABS*****


Déanta - The Green Fields Of Canada



[Verse 1]
N.C.
So pack up your sea-stores, consider no longer

For ten dollars a week isn't very bad pay
N.C.
With no taxes or tithes to devour up your wages

When you're on the green fields of Amerikay


[Verse 2]
    C           G             F          Am
Farewell to the groves of shillelagh and shamrock
    C           Dm           F            Am
Farewell to the wee girls of Ireland all 'round
         C            G        F            Am
May your hearts be as merry as ever I would wish them
     C         Dm             F         Am
When far, far away across the ocean I'm bound


[Verse 3]
         F         Dm          G               Am
Well, me father is old, and me mother is quite feeble
   F               Dm          G                   Am  G
To leave their own country, it grieves their heart sore__
        F              Dm                F               Am
Oh, the tears in great drops, down their cheeks they are rolling
   F               Dm   G                Am      F  G
To think they must die upon some foreign shore


[Verse 4]
    C           G                F              Am
The sheep run unsheared, and the land's gone to rushes
    C          Dm            F         Am
The handyman's gone, and the winder of creels
 C              G        F          Am
Away across the ocean go journeyman tailors
    C             Dm             F            Am
And fiddlers that played out the old mountain reels


[Verse 5]
        C          G            F           Am
Ah, but I mind the day when old Ireland was flourishing
         C            Dm            F             Am
And when lots of hard tradesmen did work for good pay
        C             G              F             Am
Ah, but since our manufacturies have crossed the Atlantic
          C             Dm        F    Am
Sure it's there we must follow to Amerikay


[Verse 6]
         F         Dm           G         Am
And it's now to conclude and to finish my story
   F               Dm       G          Am G
If ever friendless Irishmen chances my way__
         F           Dm            F             Am
With the best in the house, I will greet him and welcome
     F          Dm              G    Am
Far away on the green fields of Amerikay

            
            
Suggest correction
Creating personal tab
Creating personal tab
You can edit any tab online and save it as your Personal.

You can edit, replace or remove any tab part or add personal notes – all changes will be seen only by you.

Personal tabs can be accessed anytime from any device, even offline.
Learn more »
Give kudos to tab author, rate the tab!
1 2 3 4 5
comments
print report bad tab
guest
You may want to rate the tab now too:
select rating
Wanna post a correction for this tab? Suggest correction