Irish Songs Lyrics With Guitar Chords By Martin Dardis

Hi For The Beggarman

Lyrics + Chords A-B
C - F
G - J
K - M
N - R
S - T
U - Z
The Tin Whistle Song Book With Letter Notes
Sheet Music And Tin Whistle
Tin Whistle Music 2
Learning Tin Whistle
Children's Songs On Tin Whistle
Pop Songs For The Tin Whistle
Christmas Carols For The Tin Whistle
Traditional Whistle Sheet Music
The Dubliners
Christy Moore
Wolfe Tones
Fureys Brothers
Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem
Most Popular Songs
Dublin City Ramblers
Johnny McEvoy
Scottish Songs
Gaeilge Songs
Foster & Allen
Irish Brigade
Country And Pop
Mary Black
Derek Ryan
Eric Bogle
Saw Doctors
Seamus Moore
Tommy Sands
Colum Sands
Football And Hurling Songs
American Folk And Patriotic Songs
German Songs
Charlie And The Bhoys
Big Tom
Nathan Carter Lyrics
Welsh Songs
Other Songs And Resources
Learn Guitar

Hi For The Beggarman 2/4 (Traditional)
Lyrics and chords fit the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem on their album ‚Freedom Sons’. Use a capo on the 5th fret.

Intro:  C-(C-G)-G-G   C-C-(C-G)-C
The (C)night being dark and very (G)cold,
A woman took pity on a poor old soul
(C)She took pity on a poor old soul
And asked him (G)to come (C)in
With a (C)too-roo roo-roo rantin (G)hi,
A too-roo roo-roo rantin hi
(C)Too-roo roo-roo rantin hi,
And hi for the (G)beggar(C)man
He (C)sat him down in a chimney (G)nook,
He hung his coat upon a hook
He (C)hung his coat upon a hook
And merrily (G)he did (C)sing
In the (C)middle of the night the old woman (G)rose,
She missed the beggarman and all his clothes
She (C)clapped and clapped and clapped again,
Says, "He has me (G)daughter (C)gone"

Chorus + Intro

(C)Three long years have passed and (G)gone,
When this old man came back again
(C)Asking for a charity:
"Would you lodge a (G)beggar(C)man?"

"I (C)never lodged any but the (G)one,
And with that one me daughter's gone
(C)With that one me daughter's gone,
So merrily (G)you may (C)gang"

"Would you (C)like to see your daughter (G)now,
With two babies on her knee
(C)With two babies on her knee
And another one (G)coming (C)on?"

"For (C)yonder she sits and yonder she (G)stands,
The finest lady in all the land
(C)Servants there at her command
Since she went with the (G)beggar(C)man"


Privacy Policy        Links  Copyright  2002 - 2014 Martin Dardis