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Music by Daniel E. Kelley Lyrics by Brewster Martin Higley VERSE 1 G C Oh! give me a home where the buffalo roam, G A7 D Where the deer and the antelope play; G C Where seldom is heard a discouraging word, G D7 G And the skies are not cloudy all day. D7 G Home, home on the range, A7 D Where the deer and the antelope play; G C Where seldom is heard a discouraging word G D7 G And the skies are not cloudy all day. VERSE 2 G C Oh! give me a land where the bright diamond sand G A7 D Throws its light from the glittering streams, G C Where glideth along the graceful white swan, G D7 G Like the maid in her heavenly dreams. D7 G Home, home on the range, A7 D Where the deer and the antelope play; G C Where seldom is heard a discouraging word G D7 G And the skies are not cloudy all day. ADDITIONAL LYRICS: VERSE 3 Oh! give me a gale of the Solomon vale, Where the life streams with buoyancy flow; On the banks of the Beaver, where seldom if ever, Any poisonous herbage doth grow. VERSE 4 How often at night, when the heavens were bright, With the light of the twinkling stars, Have I stood here amazed and asked as I gazed, If their glory exceeds that of ours. VERSE 5 I love the wild flowers in this bright land of ours, I love the wild curlew's shrill scream; The bluffs and white rocks and antelope flocks, That graze on the mountains so green. VERSE 6 The air is so pure and the breezes so free, The zephyrs so balmy and light, That I would not exchange my home here to range Forever in azures so bright.
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|Banjo||A7 C Major D Major D7 G Major|
|Guitar||A7 C Major D Major D7 G Major|
|Mandolin||A7 C Major D Major D7 G Major|
|Piano||A7 C Major D Major D7 G Major|
|Ukulele||A7 C Major D Major D7 G Major|
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