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Turn It Over

Words and music by Stookey/Mottau 1977 Grasshopper Publishing Co.

A printer friendly .pdf version of this song is available. It requires a free copy of Adobe Reader. You can get the reader at www.adobe.com

If you want to match the recorded pitch on the CD you must tune down 1/2 step. (D# G# C# F# A# D#)

This quick change progression is G/C/G:
Noel suggests "you have to play that with the pinky holding down the G on the 1st string otherwise the back-and-forth won't be!"


Intro:
G C (etc.) C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. Bm G Deep in the woods the sound of an axe C A Clearing a field by the sweat of his back. G Bm A man of the soil plants his seeds C A And prays that the earth will pro-vide what he needs. He turns it C G Over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son
C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. Bm G And out on the street there's a kid left for dead C A From playing with things that put holes in his head. G Bm A visiting minister in from the sticks C A Reads from the Bible and here's what he picks. C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. Instrumental Break Bm C G D C G C G Bm G In the front seat of a bus from Birmingham C A A man with a smile reads that letter again G Bm Come home Pop, the struggle is through C A When we heard you found Jesus, well, we decided to C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come. C G Turn it over to the Father F G/C/G Turn it over to the Son C Esus4 - E7 Am7 D G/C/G Turn it over in the Spirit, O-O-O-O! un-til the Kingdom come.
 

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