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1/2 Grade 3/4 Grade Down By the Bayou Kindergarten

Lyrics for the Full Cast!

Want to practice songs with your “Down By the Bayou” cast member?

Here are lyrics for the songs the FULL CAST sings!

1. GONNA TAKE YOU DOWN (scene 4)

FIONA (Maddy) and DIZZY (Charlotte)
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA ALL THE WAY DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA ALL THE WAY!

ALL
GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
TAKIN’ YOU ALL THE WAY!

DIZZY
speaking:
We’ve got a girl, a frog, and a dragonfly! We’ll find that gator in no time! In the meantime-Dance!

FLO (Katie) FIONA and DIZZY
WE ALL GO THROUGH TOGETHER,
DOWN HERE THAT’S HOW WE DO!
ME FOR THEM AND THEM FOR ME,
WE ALL BE THERE FOR YOU!

ALL
WE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA DOWN,
WE’RE GONNA TAKE YA ALL THE WAY DOWN,
WE KNOW WHERE YOU’RE GOIN’
AND WE’RE GOIN’ WITH YOU,
TAKIN’ YA ALL THE WAY!

GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
GOIN’ DOWN THE BAYOU,
TAKIN’ YOU ALLLLLL THE WAY!

2. WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN (scene 8 and 9)
OH WHEN THE SAINTS, GO MARCHING IN,
OH WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN,
OH HOW I WANNA BE IN THAT NUMBER,
WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN!

OH WHEN THE SUN, BEGINS TO RISE,
OH WHEN THE SUN BEGINS TO RISE,
OH HOW I WANNA BE IN THAT NUMBER,
WHEN THE SUN BEGINS TO RISE!

OH WHEN THE TRUMPET SOUNDS THAT CALL
OH WHEN THE TRUMPET SOUNDS THAT CALL,
OH HOW I WANNA BE IN THAT NUMBER,
WHEN THE TRUMPET SOUNDS THAT CALL!

OH WHEN THE SAINTS, GO MARCHING IN,
OH WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN,
OH HOW I WANNA BE IN THAT NUMBER,
WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN!

3. DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE (scene 9)
GONNA LAY DOWN MY SWORD AND SHIELD,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
GONNA LAY DOWN MY SWORD AND SHIELD,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE!

AND I AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MORE,
I AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MORE,
AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MO-O-ORE-

I AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MORE,
I AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MORE,
AIN’T GONNA STUDY WAR NO MORE.

GONNA LAY DOWN MY SWORD AND SHIELD,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
GONNA LAY DOWN MY SWORD AND SHIELD,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE,
DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE!

SWING LOW SWEET CHARIOT (scene 7)
BELLY BEAVER (SERENITY)
SWING LOW SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
SWING LOW, SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
FLO(KATIE) AND BELLY
I LOOKED OVER JORDAN AND WHAT DID I SEE?
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
A BAND OF ANGELS COMIN’ AFTER ME,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
ALL
SWING LOW SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
SWING LOW, SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
FIGGY FLAMINGO (MORGAN)
IF YOU GET THERE, BEFORE I DO-
ALL
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME,
FIGGY
TELL ALL MY FRIENDS I’M COMIN’ TOO,
ALL
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.

SWING LOW SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME.
SWING LOW, SWEET CHARIOT,
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME…
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME HOME…
COMIN’ FOR TO CARRY ME-
FIGGY
HOME…
ALL
HMMMM-MMMM

By folsommusicians

Kindergarten through 8th grade general music, band, and chorus students!

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