April 13, 2023

Letter Notes Piano: Feed the Birds - Mary Poppins (Disney)

"Feed the Birds" is a beautiful and heartwarming song featured in the 1964 Disney film "Mary Poppins". The song was written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman and is performed by the character of Mary Poppins.

^D-^D# ^D ^C
Early  each  day

Bb   A      G      A     Bb      A
To the steps of Saint Paul's

A       G-A   Bb     A      G-F#     G
The little old bird woman comes...

Bb ^C  ^D  ^D#-^D  ^C
In her own special way

Bb   A     G-A     Bb     A
To the people she calls

G              A     G     F#     D    A       G
Come, buy my bags full of crumbs.

F          ^D# ^D# ^D-^F ^D#
Come feed the little birds,

^D#      ^D    ^C#   ^D
Show them you care

F       ^D# ^D# ^D# ^F ^D# ^D
And you'll be glad if you do...

^D         ^D     ^D#  ^D  ^C-Bb
Their young ones are hungry

A           G         A   Bb    A
Their nests are so bare

Bb   A    G     G     F#-D        A      G -F
All it takes is tuppence from you....

Bb        D      F           G-Bb     G    F
Feed the birds, tuppence a bag,

G - Bb           ^D - Bb        Bb - A    Bb  ^C
Tuppence, tuppence, tuppence a bag

Bb          D      F           G        Bb       G     F
"Feed the birds", that's what she cries

G            Bb-G-F      Bb    A      Bb  ^C   Bb
While overhead, her birds fill the skies

Bb     A-G     F#     G-^D-^C
All around the cathedral

A         G        F#     G-A-D
The saints and apostles

D            G      F#   G    ^D    A      Bb
Look down as she sells her wares...

Bb - Bb       A     Bb    ^F  ^D#
Although you can't see it

^C       Bb       A     Bb   ^C-F
You know they are smiling

^C       ^D    ^D#-^D     ^C       Bb    A    G-F
Each time someone shows that he cares...

Bb             D         F         F     G-Bb     G      F
Though her words are simple and few

G-Bb   ^D-Bb   Bb    Bb-A   Bb  ^C
Listen, listen, she's calling to you

Bb          D      F          G - Bb    ^C ^D
"Feed the birds, tuppence a bag

^D - Bb        ^D - Bb      ^D - Bb   ^C  Bb
Tuppence, tuppence, tuppence a bag..."

In the song, Mary Poppins encourages people to feed the birds in London's Trafalgar Square, as a way of giving to those less fortunate. The song has become an iconic and beloved part of the film, and has been covered by many artists over the years

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