Chordproc: Beatles : Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Beatles : Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band


  1. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
  2. With A Little Help From My Friends
  3. Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
  4. Getting Better
  5. Fixing A Hole
  6. She's Leaving Home
  7. Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite!
  8. Within You Without You
  9. When I'm Sixty-Four
  10. Lovely Rita
  11. Good Morning Good Morning
  12. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)
  13. A Day In The Life

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Intro
A7
A7
C7
G7
Verse
G7
A7
It was twenty years ago today
C7
G7
Sergeant Pepper taught the band to play
G7
A7
They've been going in and out of style
C7
G7
But they're guaranteed to raise a smile
A7
So may I introduce to you
C7
The act you've known for all these years
G7
C7
G7
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band
Trumpet Solo
C7
F7
C7
D7
Chorus
G
Bb
C7
G
We're Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band
C7
C7
G7
G7
We hope you will enjoy the show
G
Bb
C7
G
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band
A7
D7
Sit back and let the evening go
Bridge
C7
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
G7
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
A7
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
C7
G7
Heart's Club Band
Verse
C7
It's wonderful to be here
F7
It's certainly a thrill
C7
You're such a lovely audience
D7
We'd like to take you home with us
D7
We'd love to take you home
Verse
G7
A7
I don't really wanna stop the show
C7
G7
But I thought you might like to know
G7
A7
That the singer's gonna sing a song
C7
G7
And he wants you all to sing along
A7
So may I introduce to you
C7
The one and only Billy Shears
G7
C7
G7
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band
C7



With A Little Help From My Friends

Intro
C
D
E
Billy Shears!
Verse
E
B
F#m
What would you think if I sang out of tune
F#m
B
E
Would you stand up and walk out on me
E
B
F#m
Lend me your ears and I'll sing you a song
F#m
B
E
And I'll try not to sing out of key
Chorus
D
A
E
I get by with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
I get high with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
B
Going to try with a little help from my friends
Verse
E
B
F#m
What do I do when my love is away
F#m
B
E
(Does it worry you to be alone)
E
B
F#m
How do I feel by the end of the day
F#m
B
E
(Are you sad because you're on your own)
Chorus
D
A
E
I get by with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
I get high with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
Hmm gonna to try with a little help from my friends
Bridge
C#m
F#
Do you need anybody
E
D
A
I need somebody to love
C#m
F#
Could it be anybody
E
D
A
I want somebody to love
Verse
E
B
F#m
Would you believe in a love at first sight
F#m
B
E
(Yes I'm certain that it happens all the time)
E
B
F#m
What do you see when you turn out the light
F#m
B
E
(I can't tell you, but I know it's mine)
Chorus
D
A
E
I get by with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
I get high with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
Hmm gonna to try with a little help from my friends
Bridge
C#m
F#
Do you need anybody
E
D
A
I just need somebody to love
C#m
F#
Could it be anybody
E
D
A
Oh, I want somebody to love
Chorus
D
A
E
Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
Gonna try with a little help from my friends
D
A
E
Oh, I get high with a little help from my friends
Outro
D
A
Yes I get by with a little help from my friends
C
D
E
With a little help from my friends.......



Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

Intro
A
A/g
A/f#
A/f
Verse
A
A/g
A/f#
A/f
Picture yourself in a boat on a river
A
A/g
A/f#
F
With tangerine trees and marmalade skies
A
A/g
A/f#
A/f
Somebody calls you, you answer quite slowly
A
A/g
A/f#
Dm
F
A girl with kaleidoscope eyes
Bb
C
Cellophane flowers of yellow and green
F
Bb
Towering over your head
C
G
Look for the girl with the sun in her eyes
D
And she's gone
Chorus
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds Ah....
Verse
A
A/g
A/f#
A/e
Follow her down to a bridge by a fountain
A
A/g
A/f#
F
Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies
A
A/g
A/f
Everyone smiles as you drift past the flowers
A
A/g
F
That grow so incredibly high
Bb
C
Newspaper taxis appear on the shore
F
Bb
Waiting to take you away
C
G
Climb in the back with your head in the clouds
D
And you're gone
Chorus
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
D
A
Ah....
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
G
C
D
Lucy in the sky with diamonds
D
A
Ah....



Getting Better

Fadd9
C
F
It's getting better all the time
G
C
G
I used to get mad at my school (No, I can't complain)
G
C
G
The teachers that taught me weren't cool (No, I can't complain)
G
C
G
C
You're holding me down, turning me around
G
C
G
Filling me up with your rules
C
F
I've got to admit it's getting better
Em
F
A little better all the time
C
F
I have to admit it's getting better
Em
F
G
It's getting better since you've been mine
G
C
G
I used to be an angry young man
G
C
G
Me hiding me head in the sand
G
C
G
C
You gave me the word I finally heard
G
C
G
I'm doing the best that I can
C
F
I've got to admit it's getting better
Em
F
A little better all the time
C
F
I have to admit it's getting better
Em
F
G
It's getting better since you've been mine
F
C
F
C
F
C
F
C
G
Getting so much better all the time
C
F
Em
Fmaj7
It's getting better all the time, better, better, better
C
F
Em
Fmaj7
G
It's getting better all the time, better, better, better
G
C
G
I used to be cruel to my woman
G
C
G
I beat her and kept her apart from the things that she loved
G
C
G
C
Man I was mean but I'm changing my scene
G
C
G
And I'm doing the best that I can
C
F
I've got to admit it's getting better
Em
F
A little better all the time (it can t get no worse)
C
F
I have to admit it's getting better
Em
F
G
It's getting better since you've been mine
F
C
F
C
F
C
F
C
G
Getting so much better all the time
C
F
Em
Fmaj7
It's getting better all the time, better, better, better
C
F
Em
Fmaj7
G
It's getting better all the time, better, better, better
F
C
F
C
F
C
F
C
G
Getting so much better all the time



Fixing A Hole

F
C+
Fm7
Fm6
I'm fixing a hole where the rain gets in
Fm7
Fm6
And stops my mind from wandering
Fm7
Fm6
Where it will go
F
C+
Fm7
Fm6
I'm filling the cracks that ran through the door
Fm7
Fm6
And kept my mind from wandering
Fm7
Fm6
Where it will go
F
C
F
C
And it really doesn't matter if I'm wrong I'm right
F
C
F
Where I belong; I'm right where I belong
C
G
C
G
See the people standing there who disagree and never win
C
G
C
And wonder why they don't get in my door
F
C+
Fm7
Fm6
I'm painting the room in a colorful way
Fm7
Fm6
And when my mind from wandering
Fm7
Fm6
Where it will go
F
C
F
C
And it really doesn't matter if I'm wrong I'm right
F
C
F
Where I belong; I'm right where I belong
C
G
C
G
Silly people run around who worry me and never ask me
C
G
C
Why they don't get past my door
F
C+
Fm7
Fm6
I'm taking the time to do a number of things
Fm7
Fm6
That weren't important yesterday
Fm7
Fm6
And I still go



She's Leaving Home

E
Bm
F#m
C#m
Wednesday morning at five o'clock as the day begins
F#m
A6
Silently closing her bedroom door
F#m
A6
Leaving the note that she hoped would say more
E
Bm
F#m
C#m
She goes downstairs to the kitchen clutching a handkerchief
F#m
A6
Quietly turning the backdoor key
F#m
A
Stepping outside she is free
E
She (we gave her most of our lives) Is leaving (sacrificed most of our lives)
E
E7
E
C#m
Home (we gave her everything money could buy)
C#m
F#m
C#m
She is leaving home after living alone for so many years
E
Bm
F#m
C#m
Father snores as his wife gets into her dressing gown
F#m
A6
Picks up the letter that's lying there
F#m
A6
Standing alone at the top of the stairs
E
Bm
F#m
C#m
She breaks down and cries to her husband Daddy our baby's gone
F#m
A6
Why would she treat us so thoughtlessly?
F#m
A
How could she do this to me?
E
She (we never thought of ourselves) Is leaving (never a thought for ourselves)
E
E7
E
C#m
Home (we struggled hard all our lives to get by)
C#m
F#m
C#m
She's leaving home after living alone for so many years
E
Bm
F#m
C#m
Friday morning at nine o'clock she is far away
F#m
A6
Waiting to keep the appointment she made
F#m
A6
A
Meeting a man from the motor trade
E
She (did we do that was wrong?) Is having (we didn't know it was wrong)
E
E7
E
C#m
Fun (fun is the one thing that money can't buy)
C#m
F#m
C#m
F#m
Something inside that was always denied for so many years
C#m
F#m
A
E
She's leaving home bye bye



Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite!

Bb
A7
Dm
G
G7
Cm
G
For the benefit of Mr.Kite
Bb
Dm
G
There will be a show tonight on trampoline
Cm
G
The Hendersons will all be there
Bb
Dm
A
Late of Pablo Fanques Fair, what a scene!
Dm
Over man and horses hoops and garters
Bb
A7
Dm
Lastly through a hogshead of real fire!
Bb
A
Dm
Gm
A7
Dm
G
In this way Mr. K. will challenge the world!
The celebrated Mr. K Performs his feat on Saturday at Bishopsgate The Hendersons will dance and sing As Mr. Kite flies through the ring- don't be late! Messrs. K. and H. assure the public Their production will be second to none
Bb
A
Dm
And of course Henry The Horse dances the waltz!
F+
C
A
Dm
F+
C
B
Em
G
The band begins at ten to six When Mr. K. performs his tricks without a sound And Mr. H. will demonstrate Ten summersets he'll undertake on solid ground We've been some days in preparation A splendid time is guaranteed for all And tonight Mr. Kite is topping the bill!
Dm
A
C
Em
A
Dm
A
C
Em
B
Em
Em/g
C
B7
Em
C
B
Em
Em/g
C
B
Em
Em/g
C
B
Em



Within You Without You

E
F
G
A#
We were talking
A#
A
E
G
E
G
F
E
About the space between us all
E
F
G
A#
A#
A
E
G
And the people who hide themselves
E
G
F
E
E
F
G
E
Behind a wall of illusion
E
F
A
G
A#
Never glimpse the truth
E
F
G
A#
C#
Then it's far too late
A
C#
A#
E
G
F
E
When they pass away....
E
F
G
A#
We were talking
A#
A
E
G
E
G
F
E
About the love we all could share
E
F
G
A#
When we find it
A#
A
E
G
E
G
F
E
To try our best to hold it there
E
F
G
E
F
G
A#
With our love, with our love
E
F
G
A#
C#
We could save the world
G#
A
B
D
D#
If they only knew
F#
G#
A
G
A
F#
G#
F#
A
G
G#
Try to realize it's all within yourself
E
G
E
G
F
E
No one else can make you change
F#
G#
A
G
A
F#
G#F#
A
G#
And to see you're really only very small
E
G
E
G
E
F
E
G
E
And life flows on within you and without you
Break
E
F
G
A#
We were talking
A#
A
E
G
E
G
F
E
About the love that's gone so cold
E
F
G
A#
A#
A
E
G
And the people who gain the world
E
G
F
E
And lose their soul
E
F
G
E
F
A#
They don't know, they can't see
E
F
G
A#
C#
G#
A
B
D
D#
Are you one of them?
F#
G#
A
G
A
F#
G#
When you've seen beyond yourself
F#
A
G
G#
Then you may find
E
G
E
G
F
E
Peace of mind is waiting there
F#
G#
A
G
A
And the time will come
F#
G#
F#
A
G#
When you see we're all one
E
G
E
G
E
F
E
G
E
And life flows on within you and without you



When I'm Sixty-Four

Capo I
C
F
G
C
Verse
C
When I get older losing my hair
G
Many years from now
Will you still be sending me a valentine
/g
/a
/bb
/b
C
Birthday greetings bottle of wine?
Verse
C
If I'd been out till quarter to three
C7
F
Would you lock the door
F
Fm
C/g
A
Will you still need me, will you still feed me
D
G7
C
When I'm sixty-four?
Verse
Am
G
Am
Oo oo oo oooo oo oooo oo
Am
E
You'll be older too
Am
Dm
And if you say the word
F
G
C
G
/g
/b
/d
/f
I could stay with you
Verse
C
I could be handy mending a fuse
G
When your lights have gone
You can knit a sweater by the fireside
/g
/a
/bb
/b
C
Sunday mornings go for a ride
Verse
C
Doing the garden, digging the weeds
C7
F
Who could ask for more?
F
Fm
C/g
A
Will you still need me, will you still feed me
D
G7
C
When I'm sixty-four?
Verse
Am
G
Every summer we can rent a cottage in the Isle of Wight
Am
If it's not too dear
Am
E
We shall scrimp and save
Am
Dm
Grandchildren on your knee
F
G
C
G
/g
/b
/d
/f
Vera, Chuck, and Dave
Verse
C
Send me a postcard, drop me a line
G
Stating point of view
Indicate precisely what you mean to say
/g
/a
/bb
/b
C
Yours sincerely, Wasting Away
Verse
C
Give me your answer, fill in a form
C7
F
Mine for evermore
F
Fm
C/g
A
Will you still need me, will you still feed me
D
G7
C
When I'm sixty-four?



Lovely Rita

Capo I
Intro
A*
G*
D
A
A
G*
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
Lovely Rita meter maid
Verse
D
C
G
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
Nothing can come between us
Bm
E7
A7
When it gets dark I tow your heart away
D
G*
Standing by a parking meter
C
F
When I caught a glimpse of Rita
D
A7
Filling in a ticket in her little white book
D
G*
In a cap she looked much older
C
F
And the bag across her shoulder
D
A7
D
Bm
E
A
Made her look a little like a military man
Verse
D
C
G
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
May I inquire discreetly
Bm
E7
A*
G*
D
A
When are you free to take some tea with me?
(Rita!)
Solo
D
C
G
D
A
Bm
E7
A7
Verse
D
G*
Took her out and tried to win her
C
F
Had a laugh and over dinner
D
A7
Told her I would really like to see her again
D
G*
Got the bill and Rita paid it
C
F
Took her home I nearly made it
D
A7
D
Bm
E
A
Sitting on the sofa with a sister or two. Oh
Verse
D
C
G
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
Where would I be without you?
Bm
E7
A
Give us a wink and make me think of you
A
G*
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
Lovely Rita meter maid
A
G*
Lovely Rita meter maid
D
A
Lovely Rita meter maid
Ending
A*
D



Good Morning Good Morning

A
D
A
D
Good morning, good morning
A
D
Good morning, good morning
A
E
Good morning ah
A
A7
G
A
Nothing to do to save his life call his wife in
A
A7
G
A
Nothing to say but "What a Day, how's your boy been?"
D
E
Nothing to do, it's up to you
E7
A
A7
G
I've got nothing to say but it's okay
A
D
A
Good Morning, good morning, good morning ah
A
A7
G
A
Going to work, don't want to go feeling low down
A7
G
A
D
A
Heading for home you start to roam when you're in town
D
A
Everybody knows there's nothing doing
D
A
Everything's closed, it's like a ruin
D
A
Everyone you see is half asleep
D
A
And you're on your own you're in the street
A
A7
G
A
After a while you start to smile, now you feel cool
A
A7
G
A
Then you decide to take a walk by the old school
D
E
Nothing had changed it's still the same
A
A7
G
I've got nothing to say but it's okay
A
D
A
Good morning, good morning, good morning ah
D
A
People running round it's five o'clock
D
A
Everywhere in town is getting dark
D
A
Everyone you see is full of life
D
A
It's time for tea and meet the wife
A
A7
G
A
Somebody needs to know the time, glad that I'm here
A
A7
G
A
Watching the skirts you start to flirt, now you're in gear
D
E
Go to a show you hope she goes
A
A7
G
I've got nothing to say, but it's okay
A
D
A
D
Good morning, good morning, good
A
D
A
D
Good morning, good morning, good 7x



Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)

F
Verse
F
G#
Bb
F
We're Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Bb
F
We hope you have enjoyed the show
F
G#
Bb
F
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
G
C
We're sorry, but it's time to go
Bb
F
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely, Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
G7
D
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely, Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
G
Bb
C
G
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
C
G
We'd like to thank you once again
Bb
C
G
Sergeant Pepper's one and only Lonely Hearts Club Band
Am
D
It's getting very near the end
C
G
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely, Sergeant Pepper's Lonely
A7
C
G
Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Outro
Bb
C
G



A Day In The Life

Intro
|
G
Bm
|
Em
Em7
|
C
|
C
|
Verse
G
Bm
Em
Em7
I read the news today oh boy
C
C/b
Asus2
About a lucky man who made the grade
G
Bm
Em
Em7
And though the news was rather sad
C
F
Em
Em7
Well I just had to laugh
C
F
Em
C
I saw the photograph
Verse
G
Bm
Em
Em7
He blew his mind out in a car
C
C/b
Asus2
He didn't notice that the lights had changed
G
Bm
Em
Em7
A crowd of people stood and stared
C
F
They'd seen his face before
Em
Nobody was really sure
Em7
C
If he was from the House of Lords
Verse
G
Bm
Em
Em7
I saw a film today oh boy
C
C/b
Asus2
The English Army had just won the war
G
Bm
Em
Em7
A crowd of people turned away
C
F
Em
But I just had to look
Em7
C
Having read the book I'd love to turn you on
Middle
E
Woke up, fell out of bed
Dsus2
Dragged a comb across my head
E
B7sus4
Found my way downstairs and drank a cup
E
B7sus4
(
B7
) And looking up I noticed I was late (ha ha ha)
E
Found my coat and grabbed my hat
Dsus2
Made the bus in seconds flat
E
B7sus4
Found my way upstairs and had a smoke
E
B7sus4
And somebody spoke and I went into a dream
Interlude
C
G
D
A
E
C
G
D
A
|
E
D
C
D
| (Aaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh)
Verse
G
Bm
Em
Em7
I read the news today oh boy
C
C/b
Asus2
Four thousand holes in Blackburn, Lancashire
G
Bm
Em
Em7
And though the holes were rather small
C
F
They had to count them all
Em
Em7
C
Now they know how many holes it takes to fill the Albert Hall I'd love to turn you on
Instrumental
E