welcome to our songbook section. here you will find lyrics, chords, and song samples to your favorite dz tunes. also be sure not to miss "the family band workshop" video series for free music lessons with dan. 

here's some helper chord sheets for
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catch that train!
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wabash cannonball
I don’t want your millions, mister (with the how not to get rich orchestra)
grey goose (with the kronos quartet)
wander in the summer wind
walkin’ the dog (with the rubi theater company)
the fine friends are here
while the music is playing
loch lomond (with natalie merchant)
country life (with donald saaf)
choo choo ch’boogie (with rankin' don aka father goose)
mariposa olé (with barbara brousal)
the welcome table (with the blind boys of alabama)
pata pata (with rankin' don aka father goose & wunmi)
let's shake
catch that train! (with family band workshop video)
sweet rosyanne (with nick cave)
moonlit town (with anna & the flutes)

house party time
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house party time (with family band workshop video)
queremos bailar
hop up ladies
washington at valley forge
jamaica farewell
tankoh-bushi
down in the valley
waltzing matilda
west indian counting song
tennessee wig walk
sunny old sun
shining star
how do you do?
daniel in the den
surrounded by friendship
old joe clark
hey little red bird
we shall not be moved
a place for us

family dance
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rock island line
malti
the hokey pokey
water for the elephants
linstead market
fooba wooba john
wonder wheel (with family band workshop video)
yo yo sweet yo yo
all around the kitchen
in the evening
thrift shop
skip to my lou
the goodnight waltz
jump up

rocket ship beach
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polly wolly doodle
king kong kitchie
bushel and a peck
go down emmanuel road
goodbye old paint
father goose
keep on the sunnyside
erie canal
buckeye jim
brown girl in the ring
hello (with family band workshop video)
all my friends live in the woods
weather report
mole in the ground
on the sunnyside of the street
sidewalks of new york
over the rainbow

night time
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night owl
pay me my money down (with family band workshop video!)
side by side
guysborough railway
¡qué fortunidad!
evening time
smile smile smile
siyahamba
down by the riverside
rattlin' bog
firefly
so long it's been good to know yuh
what a wonderful world
wild mountain thyme
leadbelly songs
linger for awhile

the welcome table
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working on a building
up above my head (with family band workshop)
get on board
granito de mostaza
by and by
roll the chariot
in the land of egypt
under the sun
oseh shalom
daniel in the den
jesus on the mainline
himno guadalupano
home in that rock
the welcome table
we've been down this road before

nueva york
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el pescador
colas
dame la mano paloma
pollito chicken
verde luz
compadre pedro juan
alra mañanera
tambora de los morenos
la bruja
phone call home
el pijul
son borinqueño
la piragua
el canario (with family band workshop video)
cuida el agua
palo bonito
el botellón
mi luna

sea music
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strike the bell (with family band workshop video)
farewell nova scotia
cape cod girls
shenandoah
blow ye winds in the morning
all for me grog
leaving of liverpool
windy old weather
sloop john b
long time ago
mingulay boat song
deep blue sea
the mermaid
rolling home