[Dixielandjazz] Dinah Lyrics- Chorus and Verse

Mike C. mike at michaelcryer.com
Thu Sep 8 23:36:59 PDT 2005

Thank you sheik.


David W. Littlefield wrote:
> At 04:15 PM 09/08/05 -0600, you wrote:
>>If anyone has the lyrics to Dinah, the chorus and the verse I need them 
>>for a upcoming rehearsal. Any help will be gladly appreciated. Thank You
> Hi Mike. Here they are.
> --Sheik
> http://americanmusiccaravan.com
> "Dixieland Fake Book Vol. 2" is finally in stock!!
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> Dinah
> Verse:
> Car-/o-/   lina.//   gave/ me/   Dinah.//
> I'm/ the/   proudest one be-   neath the Dixie   Sun.///
> News/ is/   spreadin',//   `bout/ the/   weddin',//
> I/ hear/   church bells ringin',
>    here's the song my   heart keeps singin'.
> Chorus:
> Din-/ah/   /is there anyone   fin-er//   /in the state of Caro-
> Lina//   /if there is and you   know her,//   show her to me./
> Din-/ah/   /with her Dixie eyes   blazin'//   /how I love to sit and
> Gaze in-//   /to the eyes of Dinah   Lee.///   /|||
> ----------------------- 
> Ev'ry night,/   why do I,/   shake with fright/   /because my
> Dinah might/   change her mind about   me.///   ///|
> ----------------------- 
> Di-/nah/   /if she wandered to   China,//   /I would hop an ocean
> Liner,//   /just to be with Dinah   Lee.///   /|||

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