A Place In The Choir Lyrics

Celtic Thunder


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Bill Staines
album: Track 14 in album Heritage
release date: 2011-2-1
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length: 2:51
writer: Bill Staines

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All God's creatures got a place in the choir
Some sing low, some sing higher,
Some sing out loud on the telephone wires,
And some just clap their hands, or paws, or anything they
got now

Listen to the top where the little birds sing
On the melodies with the high notes ringing,
The hoot owl hollers over everything
And the blackbird disagrees.

Singin' in the night time, singing in the day,
The little duck quacks, then he's on his way.
And the otter hasn't got much to say
And the porcupine talks to himself

[CHORUS]
The dogs and the cats they take up the middle
While the honeybee hums and the cricket fiddles,
The donkey brays and the pony neighs
And the old grey badger sighs..

Listen to the bass, it's the one on the bottom
Where the bullfrog croaks and the hippopotamus
Moans and groans with a big t'do
And the old cow just goes moo.

[CHORUS]

It's a simple song of living sung everywhere
By the ox and the fox and the grizzly bear,
The dopey alligator and the the hawk above,
The sly old weasel and the turtle dove.

[CHORUS]

Track Listing

  • 1 The Dutchman
  • 2 Buachaill Ón Eirne
  • 3 Black Is The Color
  • 4 My Love Is Like A Red Red Rose
  • 5 Home From The Sea
  • 6 Just A Song At Twilight
  • 7 The Galway Girl
  • 8 Gold & Silver Days
  • 9 Noreen
  • 10 Kindred Spirits
  • 11 Whiskey In The Jar
  • 12 Red Rose Café
  • 13 A Place In The Choir