The Last DanceWords & Music by Sammy Cahn & Jimmy Van Heusen
Recorded by Frank Sinatra, 1958
Cdim Fdim A+5 A F#m C#m7-5 Cdim Edim F#7 It's the last dance, we've come to the last dance; Gdim F#7 G6 Cm7-5 Gdim D7 Bm7-5 Fdim E7 They're dimming the lights down, they're hoping we'll go. Bm7-5 E7 A A9 A A9 A C#m7-5 It's ob - vi - ous they're a - ware of us, F#7 Cdim DM7 Dm6 The pair of us, alone on the floor -- Dm+7 E7 A C#m7-5 D9 F#m Bm Bm/E E7 Still I want to hold you like this forever and more. Cdim Fdim A+5 A F#m C#m7-5 Cdim Edim F#7 It's the last song, they're playing the last song, Gdim F#7 G6 Cm7-5 Gdim D7 Bm7-5 Fdim E7 The or - ches - tra's yawn - ing, they're sleepy I know, Bm7-5 E7 A C#m7-5 F#m They're wondering just when will we leave. Bm7 A C#m7-5 F#7 But till we leave, keep holding me tight Dm6 E7 A+5 A F#m Fdim A F#m Cdim Through the last dance, each beat of the last dance -- B7 DM7 F#m Fdim E7/6 A Save me the first dance in your dreams to - night.
*Requested by recent visitor James Liebman.