Why not take all of me. All Of Me (Why Not Take) Lyrics

Why Not Take All of Me?

why not take all of me

Until age 10, Manheim was a standard-size beauty growing up in Peoria, Ill. Compensated with bread, cheese, greenbacks, semolians, filthy lucre, dough—what we still call cold-hard cash in these great United States. Difficult to sing if you know the song already. Baby, can't you see I'm no good without you? Bar 29 features the 7th and 5th of D-7. Two years later, Lynne Sherman's recording with and His Orchestra reached No. The G in bars 3-4, 9-10, and 19-20 is key — you can use E Mixolydian or A harmonic minor starting from E on these chords.

Next

Why Not Take All of Me?

why not take all of me

Bars 17-24 are the same as bars 1-8. You can use this skeletal structure to help guide you as you create and build your own improvised melodies. Her teachers harped on her weight, she says, and she began to take illegal amphetamines to stifle her appetite. Manheim labels the experience boot camp. All of me Why not take all of me Can't you see I'm no good you Take my lips I want to them Take my arms I'll use them Your goodbye Left me with eyes that cry How can I go on dear you You took the part That once was my heart So why not take all of me All of me Why not take all of me Can't you see I'm no good you Take my lips I want to them Take my arms I'll use them Your goodbye Left me with eyes that cry How can I go on dear you You took the best So why not take the rest Baby, take all of me. I think gaining weight was a shield against that body-image stuff.

Next

All Of Me

why not take all of me

Take my lips, I'll never use them Take my arms, I want to lose them Your goodbye left me with eyes that cry Tell me how can I go on, dear, without you? The third phrase, starting in bar 5, first outlines an A7 chord minus the 3rd the chord is A7. He did his music his way and people love it, he had the outlaw image and the talent to write and sing his songs. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. Can't you see I'm no good without you? His 1948 release peaked at No. Could you drill into this more, or point me to a reference on how you derived this, or maybe both.

Next

All of me... why not take all of me?

why not take all of me

Nothing helped, but Manheim seemed well-adjusted. She worked with Angels in America playwright Tony Kushner and later with his protege Michael Mayer, who cast her in seven productions. Bar 28 features a 9-8 suspension, or you can think of it as the 9th and root of a A7 add9 chord. It was written by Seymore Simons and Gerald Marks, the copywrite was in 1931. Focus on the melody and lyrics if present first, then the harmony, the bass movement, the drums, the solos, etc.

Next

Frank Sinatra

why not take all of me

The downward thrusts of the opening phrases hint at emotional despair while the closing line, with its repeated high notes, seems almost jubilant. The second phrase in bars 3-4 outlines an E major triad the harmony is E7. There is a 20-bar introductory verse, but this is routinely omitted. . Bars 13-14 outline the skeleton of a D6 chord with a descending chromatic passing tone between the 6th and 5th, which echoes the melodic statement in bars 9-10 the harmony here is D7, but D13 is implied by the melody.

Next

All of Me (jazz standard)

why not take all of me

Listen First, locate a good recording of the song and listen to it many times. At the time the Beyers purchased it, they possessed development rights to build nine homes on those nine acres. Bar 27 outlines and E minor triad for E-7. Bars 19-24 are the same as bars 3-8. All of me Why not take all of me Can't you see I'm no good without you Take my lips I want to lose them Take my arms I'll never use them Your goodbye Left me with eyes that cry How can I go on dear without you You took the part That once was my heart So why not take all of me All of me Why not take all of me Can't you see I'm no good without you Take my lips I want to lose them Take my arms I'll never use them Your goodbye Left me with eyes that cry How can I go on dear without you You took the best So why not take the rest Baby, take all of me. If the lyrics are in a long line, first paste to Microsoft Word or a similar word processor, then recopy and paste to key changer.

Next