Sentimental JourneyWords & Music by Bud Green, Les Brown & Ben Homer, 1944
Recorded by Les Brown Orchestra, 1944
Theme song for the Les Brown Orchestra
C Gonna take a sentimental journey, Em G# G7 Gonna set my heart at ease; C F Bb9 Gonna take a sentimental journey C Fdim C G7 C To renew old mem - o - ries. C Got my bag, I got my reservation; Em G# G7 Spent each dime I could af - ford. C F Bb9 Like a child in wild an-ti-ci-pa-tion, C Fdim C G7 C Long to hear that "All a - board!" Bridge: E - F Fm Sev-en...that's the time we'd leave, Bb - C C6 C Fdim - D7 At sev-en. I'll be waitin' up for Hea - ven, D Am7 G G6 Dm7 G Cdim Dm7 - G Countin' ev'ry mile of railroad track that takes me back. C Never thought my heart could be so yearny; Em G# G7 Why did I decide to roam? C F Bb9 Gotta take a sentimental journey, C Dm7 C - Cdim Fdim C Sentimental jour- ney home.