Yankee Doodle

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Traditional Music
Traditional Lyrics

G                     D 
Yankee Doodle went to town,

  G             D 
A-riding on a pony 

G               C 
Stuck a feather in his cap 

    D             G 
And called it macaroni.

C 
Yankee Doodle keep it up,

G 
Yankee Doodle dandy,

C 
Mind the music and the step,

    G        D        G 
And with the girls be handy. 

  

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Chords

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Instrument Chords
Banjo C Major D Major G Major
Guitar C Major D Major G Major
Mandolin C Major D Major G Major
Piano C Major D Major G Major
Ukulele C Major D Major G Major