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Left palm

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G

 _ _O_O_ _
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C

X_ _ _O_ _O
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D

X_X_O_ _ _
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T = thumb
number =
left hand finger

X = silent string
O = play open string

thin string =
chord grid right


[ G ] Rock a bye baby [ D ] on the tree [ G ] top.  When the wind blows the [ D ] cradle will [ G ] rock.

When the bow breaks the [ D ] cradle will fall. [ G ] Down will come [ C ] baby [ D ] cradle and [ G ] all.


  Rock a bye Baby on the tree top. When the wind blows the cradle will rock.
e|--------------------------------------------------------------------------
B|-----------0-0--------------------0----1---0----3-----3---1--0---1----0---
G|-0---2--0-------2---0---2----0--------------------------------------------
D|--------------------------------------------------------------------------
A|--------------------------------------------------------------------------
E|--------------------------------------------------------------------------

  When the bow breaks the cradle will fall. Down will come baby cradle and all.
e|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B|-------------0------0------0--------1-----0----3---------1--0----------------
G|-0----2--0---------------2------2--------------------0---------2--0-------0--
D|----------------------------------------------------------------------4------
A|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
E|-----------------------------------------------------------------------------