Once In A While
Words:Bud Green
Music:Michael Edwards
Performed By:  The Chimes (1960), Frank Sinatra, Tommy Dorsey, The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Sarah Vaughan
Copyright:Unknown
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                        Once In A While                1 of 2


 
     C                              Em6         A9
E||---------------|---------0-3-5-|-7--7--5-----7-|----------6---|
B||*-1--1-3-------|-----1-3-------|---------8-----|--------------|
G||-----------0---|---0-----------|---------------|------6-------|
D||*----2-------2-|-----2---------|----5------5---|----5-------5-|
A||--3------------|-3-----------3-|---------------|-0------------|
E||---------3-----|---------3-----|-0-----0-------|--------0-----|

                 (1)...
   Dm7         G9              C        Gdim      Dm9   G7-9
E|-5--5--3-1---5-|-------------3-|------3-----3-|----------------||
B|---------------|-----------3---|----------2---|-5---5-----5---*||
G|---------------|-------4-5-----|--------------|---5---4--------||
D|-0-------------|----5------5---|----2-------2-|-----3---------*||
A|----3--2---0---|---------------|-3------------|----------------||
E|---------------|-3-----3-------|--------3-----|-5-------4---3--||

  (2)...
   G           C         Fm   C         B7
E|---------------|--------------|-------------|
B|-----------3-1-|-------1--1-1-|---------0---|
G|-------4-5-----|-------1--1-0-|-------------|
D|----5------5---|----2-----3---|----2------1-|
A|---------------|-3------------|-3-----2-----|
E|-3-----3-------|-------1------|-------------|

 Bridge...
   E             A     B9        E             F#m7  B9
E|-7---------4-|-5-7---5-----5-|-4-----------|-2-4---2-----2-|
B|-------5-7---|-----------7---|---------4---|-----------2---|
G|-------------|---------------|-------6-----|---------------|
D|----6------6-|-----7-------7-|----6------6-|-----4-------1-|
A|-------------|-0-------------|-------------|---------------|
E|-0-----0-----|---------7-----|-0-----0-----|-2-------2-----|


   E             A     D9    B7  E    Gdim      Dm7  G13
E|-7---------4-|-5-7---5-----5-|-0--0-3---3---|-------------|
B|-------5-7---|-----------5---|--------------|-3--3-5----5-|
G|-------------|---------------|--------------|-------------|
D|----6------6-|-----7-------4-|----2-------2-|----3------5-|
A|-------------|-0-------------|--------------|-------------|
E|-0-----0-----|---------5-----|-0------3-----|-5------3----|

 Bridge vamp...

   E     E9        A     B7        E     E       A     B7
E|---------------|-----------2---|----0--4---0-|-----------2---|
B|-9-----7-------|-5-----4-------|-0-------0---|-2-----4-------|
G|---9-------7---|---6-----------|-------------|---2-----------|
D|-----9-------6-|-----7-------4-|----2------2-|-----2-------4-|
A|---------------|-0-------------|-------------|-0-------2-----|
E|-0-------0-----|---------2-----|-0-----0-----|---------------|



                     Once In A While               2 of 2


 
   E     E9      A     D9    B7  E     Gdim      Dm    G7
E|-------------|---7---5-----5-|-4---------3---|---1-------3---|
B|-9-------7---|-5---------5---|---0-----------|---------------|
G|---9---------|---------------|-------3-------|-2-----0-------|
D|-----9-----6-|-----7-------4-|-----2-------2-|-----0-------0-|
A|-------------|-0-------------|---------------|---------------|
E|-0-----0-----|---------5-----|-4-------3-----|-1-------3-----|

 Ending...

   G           C         Fm     Bb9 C
E|---------------|------------|--------------||
B|-----------3-1-|-------1--1-|-1---1-1------||
G|-------3-4-----|-------1--1-|---1----------||
D|----5------5---|----2-----3-|-----0--------||
A|---------------|-3----------|-1-------3----||
E|-3-----3-------|-------1----|--------------||
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