One Morning In MayWords & Music by Hoagy Carmichael & Mitchell Parish, 1933
Recorded by Mel Torme, 1994
D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 One morning in May, don't for - get, dear Fdim D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 That one wonderful day when we met, dear Fdim D D7 D7/9 D9 G Bm7-5 The world o - ver was blue clover G G/F# Em7 Em6 A7 Em7 Cdim A7 And life care - free and gay D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 One morning in May, oh, the rap - ture, Fdim D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 To - night darling, I pray to re - cap - ture Fdim D D7 D7/9 D9 G Bm7-5 E7-9 Just one ho - ur, one flow - er D Bm7 G Edim D From love's fa - ded bouquet. G G/F# A7 Em7 D F#m Edim Bm7 Kiss - es that came with the flame of spring - time G G/F# A7 Edim D Burn - ing your name in my heart Cdim B7 Cdim B7 E C#m7 Prec - ious to me like a ro - sa - ry E D9 E7/6 Bm7-5 A AM7 A7 Now that we're a - part D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 One morning in May to re - mem - ber Fdim D B7 E7 Bm7-5 Cdim A7 That love smolders away to an em - ber Fdim D D7 D7/9 D9 G Bm7-5 E7-9 And dreams per - ish, we'll still cherish D Bm7 G Edim D That one, one morning in May.
*Requested by recent visitor Ed Zoerner