Doris Day Biography

One of America’s best-loved entertainers

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Doris Day

Having achieved success as a big band singer, film actress, recording artist, and radio and television performer, Doris Day became one of America’s best-loved entertainers of the 50s.

On the silver screen, Doris Day has acted against Bob Hope, Frank Sinatra, Jack Lemon, Cary Grant, and Clark Gable. Among her most famed vocal performances are Dream A Little Dream Of Me, Que Sera, Sera and Over The Rainbow.


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Dream A Little Dream Of MeI’ve recorded Mama Cass classic version of Dream A Little Dream Of Me almost note for note.

That’s until the chorus kicks in. On the original recording, there is very little guitar so this section has been arranged almost from scratch to work on one acoustic guitar.

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Lyrics

Dream A Little Dream Of MeStars shining bright above you
Night breezes seem to whisper, “I love you”
Birds singing in the sycamore tree
Dream a little dream of me

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Over The RainbowWith its intricate picking pattern and chord extensions Over The Rainbow gently move from one chord to the next.

A replica of Eva Cassidy‘s beautiful one guitar arrangement of this classic song is what is on offer in this lesson.

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Lyrics

Over The RainbowSomewhere over the rainbow, way up high
There’s a land that I’ve heard of once in a lullaby
Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue
And the dreams that you dare to dream

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