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Bill Bailey
ESP 1122
 
    
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Bill Bailey
 
ESP 1122
 


ID: 13581
   Instrumental  
   Vocal  

TypeSinging Call
WEB SITE www.esprecordings.com
Label information
Grid list of ESP recordings
Copies1
Vic's Rating0 (not rated)
Bpm 
Duration 
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)

Bob Elling
 
Ken Bower
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Cue Sheet

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Basic

Well, you're gonna walk around that corner lady, see saw your pet
Join hands and circle 'round the ring
The men star right and go once around tonight
Left allemande, weave the ring, go
Well I remember that rainy evening, you tossed me out
With nothin' but a fine toothed comb
I know I'm to blame, baby, ain't that a shame
Bill Bailey won't you please come home


FIGURE    Basic, corner progression

Heads square thru count 'em 4 hands round
You make a right hand star
The heads star left, roll it one time and then
Same pair and do a dosado
Swing thru and then the boys trade
Swing the corner lady round and promenade
I know I'm to blame, baby, ain't that a shame
Bill Bailey won't you please come home


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Bill Bailey won't you please come home
 
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
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Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey
 
 

One summer's day
Sun was shinin' fine
The lady love of old Bill Bailey
Was hangin' clothes on the line
In her back yard
And weepin' hard
She married a B&O brakeman
That took and throwed her down
Bellerin' like a prune-fed calf
With a big gang hanging round
And to that crowd
She hollered loud

Won't you come home, Bill Bailey
Won't you come home?
She moans the whole day long
I'll do the cookin', darling
I'll pay the rent
I know I've done you wrong
'member that rainy eve that
I threw you out
With nothing but a fine-tooth comb?
I know I'm to blame
Well, ain't that a shame
Bill Bailey won't you please come home

Bill drove by that door
In an automobile
A great big diamond, coach and footman
Hear that lady squeal
He's all alone
I heard her groan
She hollered through the door
Bill Bailey, is you sore?
Stop a minute, listen to me
Won't I see you no more?
Bill winks his eye
As he heard her cry:

Won't you come home, Bill Bailey
Won't you come home?
She moans the whole day long
I'll do the cookin', darling
I'll pay the rent
I know I've done you wrong
'member that rainy eve that
I threw you out
With nothing but a fine-tooth comb?
I know I'm to blame
Well, ain't that a shame
Bill Bailey won't you please come home

Lyrics by Hughie Cannon.
Recorded by Bobby Darin (1960); and many others.
 

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Handle List
1453  All Around The Corner  [Basic]
921 See Saw [Basic]
1503 Circle (Left|Right) [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1461 Star (Right|Left) [Basic]
1472 Right DIRECTION
1875 5/4 (fraction)
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
2043 Special Star 1 (8CT to DPT)
630 Left (used as Mirror) CONCEPT
2044 Special Star 2 (Facing to UTB)
429 Dosado [Basic]
1121 Swing Thru [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1175 Trade [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]

ID: 13581
   
   
   
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