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# of notes

1

chorus then bluebird motif

86

2

choruses

46

3

chorus

23

4

somewhere x

17

5

somewhere x1

7

6

somewhere

2

6

over the rainbow

5

5

somewhere x2

3

6

somewhere, with a 6th instead of an octave

2

6

high

1

5

somewhere x1

7

6

somewhere 6th

2

6

over the rainbow

5

5

over high

6

6

over the rainbow

5

6

high

1

3

chorus

23

2

verse

40

3

pickup then 2-note motif then at least 2 sustained notes

19

4

some

1

4

2-note motif

16

5

thirds

8

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

5

seconds

8

6

a flat, b flat

2

6

a flat, b flat

2

6

a flat, b flat

2

6

a flat, b flat

2

5

sustained pair

2

3

pickup then 2-note motif and then at least 2 sustained notes

21

4

2-note motif

16

5

where

1

5

thirds

8

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

6

g, b flat

2

5

thirds higher

8

6

a, c

2

6

a, c

2

6

a, c

2

6

a, c

2

5

sustained pairs

4

6

sustained pair

2

6

sustained pair

2

1

chorus then bluebird motif

41

2

chorus (same as before)

23

2

bluebird motif

18

3

thirds down

8

4

b flat, g

2

4

b flat, g

2

4

b flat, g

2

4

b flat, g

2

3

seconds

10

4

b flat, a flat

2

4

b flat, a flat

2

4

bow why

2

4

oh why canít I

4