Circle Dance guitar chords

These are the chords for playing guitar on various traditional pieces of music. They are BY NO MEANS definitive - I have taken liberties with several of them and used chords that I think sound nice rather than are necessarily traditional. You have been warned!

Ani More Nuseve

Key: Dm

Intro/break:
(Dm Gm) x 3
Gm Dm

Verse:
(Dm _ Gm _ C _ _ Dm) x 2
(Gm _ Dm _ C _ Dm _) x 2

With capo 5

Intro/break:
(Am Dm) x 3
Dm Am

Verse:
(Am _ Dm _ G _ _ Am) x 2
(Dm _ Am _ G _ Am _) x 2

Aptaliko

Key: D

Verse:
D _ A D A
D _ A D _

Chorus:
G _ _ D
D _ _ _
G _ _ D
A _ _ D

Čirikli

Key: Dm

Intro:
(Dm _ Am _) x 2

Verse:
Dm C Am Dm

Bridge:
Am _ _ _

Chorus:
F G Am Dm

Di Di

Key: Gm

Verse:
(Gm F) x 3
Gm F D#

With capo 3

Verse:
(Em D) x 3
Em D C

Dobra Nevesto

Key: Em

Intro:
(Em _ _ _ D _ _ Em) x 2
(D _ _ _ _ _ _ Em) x 2

Verse:
(Em _ _ _ D _ Em _) x 2
(D _ _ _ _ _ Em _) x 2

Ena Mythos

Key: C

(C _ Dm C) x 2
(Dm G _ C) x 2

Gorace

Key: Gm

C Gm F Gm

Gm _ F Gm

Cm _ _ _ Fm
Cm _ _ _

With capo 3

A Em D Em

Em _ D Em

Am _ _ _ Dm
Am _ _ _

Granka Granka

Key: Dm

Intro:
(Dm _ _ _ C _ Dm _) x 2

Verse:
(Dm _ _ _ C _ _ Dm) x 2
(Dm _ _ C _ _ Dm _) x 2

Harsaneek

Key: Am

Am _ _ _ C _ G _
Dm _ Am _ F G Am _
Dm _ _ Am F G Am _

Hejamo

Key: Gm

Gm _ D _ Cm _ D D# Cm _ D _

With capo 3

Em _ B _ Am _ B C Am _ B _

Hora Mare

Key: Gm

(Gm _ Cm Gm
Gm Cm D Gm) x 2

(Gm _ A D) x 4

(Cm _ F A#
Cm _ D Gm) x 2

With capo 3

(Em _ Am Em
Em Am B Em) x 2

(Em _ F# B) x 4

(Am _ D G
Am _ B Em) x 2

Issos

Key: Cm

(Cm Fm _ Cm) x 3

(Cm _ _ Fm
A# Cm Gm Cm) x 2

With capo 3

(Am Dm _ Am) x 3

(Am _ _ Dm
G Am GEm Am) x 2

Jovano Jovanke

Key: B

Intrumental:
(B _ _ _ Am _ B _) x 2
B _

Verse:
B _ _ _ _ Am B _
(Em _ _ Am D _ B7 Em
Em _ Am _ B _ _ Am B _) x 2

With capo 7

Intrumental:
(E _ _ _ Dm _ E _) x 2
E _

Verse:
E _ _ _ _ Dm E _
(Am _ _ Dm G _ E7 Am
Am _ Dm _ E _ _ Dm E _) x 2

Kalamatianos Medley

Key: F

Part One
(F _ _ C _ _ _ F) x 2
(F _ C _ _ _ _ F) x 2
C _ F _ C _ _ F
(A# _ F _ C _ _ F) x 2

Part Two
(A# _ F A#) x 4
(A# D#-A# A# D#-A# A# _ F A#) x 4

Part Three
F x 16
G x 8
(Fm _ _ _ G _) x 4
G x 8
Fm _ _ G _ _ Fm G
(A# _ _ _ F _ Gm _ F _
Gm _ F _ Gm _ F _ Gm _) x 2

With capo 3

Part One
(D _ _ A _ _ _ D) x 2
(D _ A _ _ _ _ D) x 2
A _ D _ A _ _ D
(G _ D _ A _ _ D) x 2

Part Two
(G _ D G) x 4
(G C-G G C-G G _ D G) x 4

Part Three
D x 16
E x 8
(Dm _ _ _ E _) x 4
E x 8
Dm _ _ E _ _ Dm E
(G _ _ _ D _ Em _ D _
Em _ D _ Em _ D _ Em _) x 2

Karagouna

Key: Cm

Intro:
Cm _ _ _
Cm _ G7 Cm

Verse:
(Cm _ _ _
Fm _ G7 Cm) x 2

Chorus:
(Cm _ Fm-G7 Cm) x 2

With capo 3

Intro:
Am _ _ _
Am _ E7 Am

Verse:
(Am _ _ _
Dm _ E7 Am) x 2

Chorus:
(Am _ Dm-E7 Am) x 2

Kritikos

Key: Dm

(Gm _ Dm _ C _ Dm Gm
Gm _ Dm _ C _ Dm _) x 3
Gm _ Dm _ C _ Dm Gm
C _ Gm _ C _ Dm _

With capo 5

(Dm _ Am _ G _ Am Dm
Dm _ Am _ G _ Am _) x 3
Dm _ Am _ G _ Am Dm
G _ Dm _ G _ Am _

Legnala Dana

Key: D

Intro:
D _ G _ A _ D _
D _ Em _ Bm F#7 Bm A
D _ G _ A _ D _
D _ Em _ Bm F#7 Bm _

Verse:
(D _ _ _ A G D _
D D7 G Gm A Gm D _) x 2

With capo 2

Intro:
C _ F _ G _ C _
C _ Dm _ Am E7 Am G
C _ F _ G _ C _
C _ Dm _ Am E7 Am _

Verse:
(C _ _ _ G F C _
C C7 F Fm G Fm C _) x 2

Misirlou

Key: C

Intro:
C _ G F Em G C _
Em _ F G C _ _ _

Verse:
C _ _ _ F C G _
C _ F G C _ _ _

Misirlou Tango

Key: G

Verse:
(G _ _ G# G _ _ _) x 2
(Fm _ _ _ G _ _ _) x 2

Chorus:
Cm _ _ _ A# _ _ _
G# _ _ _ G _ _ _
(Fm _ _ _ G _ _ _) x 2

With capo 3

Verse:
(E _ _ F E _ _ _) x 2
(Dm _ _ _ E _ _ _) x 2

Chorus:
Am _ _ _ G _ _ _
F _ _ _ E _ _ _
(Dm _ _ _ E _ _ _) x 2

More Sokol Pie

Key: C

(C Fm _ A#m C _) x 2
(C Fm A#m C _) x 2

With capo 8

(E Am _ Dm E _) x 2
(E Am Dm E _) x 2

Nj Bahče

Key: Dm

(F C _ Dm) x 4
(F _ C _ _ _ Dm _) x 2

Osagovka / Kumanovsko

Key: Dm

Osagovka
Dm
D for 'third melody'

Kumanovsko
(Dm _ _ _ Am _ _ Dm) x 2
(Am Dm Gm Dm Am Dm Am Dm) x 2
(Am _ _ Dm) x 8

With capo 5

Osagovka
Am
A for 'third melody'

Kumanovsko
(Am _ _ _ Em _ _ Am) x 2
(Em Am Dm Am Em Am Em Am) x 2
(Em _ _ Am) x 8

Papalambrena

Key: A#m

Verse:
(A#m _ D#m A#m) x 2

Chorus:
(D#m C# G# A#m) x 2
(D#m Am G# Am#) x 2

With capo 1

Verse:
(Am _ Dm Am) x 2

Chorus:
(Dm C G Am) x 2
(Dm Am G Am) x 2

Phiravelman Kalyi Phuv

Key: C

Intro:
Fm _ C _ Fm _ C _
Fm _ A#m C C# C .

Verse:
(Fm _ C _ Fm _ C _
Fm _ C# _ C _ _ _ .) x 2
(Fm _ C _ Fm _ C _
Fm _ C _ C# _ C _ _ _ .) x 2
(C _ _ _ C# _ C _) x 2

With capo 3

Intro:
Dm _ A _ Dm _ A _
Dm _ Gm A A# A .

Verse:
(Dm _ A _ Dm _ A _
Dm _ A# _ A _ _ _ .) x 2
(Dm _ A _ Dm _ A _
Dm _ A _ A# _ A _ _ _ .) x 2
(A _ _ _ A# _ A _) x 2

Pomaško Širto

Key: F

Part A:
(F _ _ Gm F _ _ Gm) x 2

Part B:
(Gm _ _ _ F _ Gm _ F _ Gm _) x 2

Key change to A#

Part A:
(A# _ _ Cm A# _ _ Cm) x 2

Part B:
(Cm _ _ _ A# _ Cm _ A# _ Cm _) x 2

With capo 3

Part A:
(D _ _ Em D _ _ Em) x 2

Part B:
(Em _ _ _ D _ Em _ D _ Em _) x 2

 

Part A:
(G _ _ Am G _ _ Am) x 2

Part B:
(Am _ _ _ G _ Am _ G _ Am _) x 2

Posadila Baba

Key: Fm

Fm _ _ _ C# _ D# Fm

With capo 1

Em _ _ _ C _ D Em

Sa Čirikli (Like Birds)

Key: A#

(D#m _ B _ A# _) x 2
(G#m _ _ A#) x 2
(D#m _ A# _ B _ A _) x 2

With capo 6

(Am _ F _ E _) x 2
(Dm _ _ E) x 2
(Am _ E _ F _ E _) x 2

Sa O Roma

Key: Bm

(Bm _ Em Bm Em Bm _ F#-Bm) x 2
(Bm E Bm _) x 2
Bm _ _ Em
Bm _ _ _ _ _ F# Bm

With capo 2

(Am _ Dm Am Dm Am _ E-Am) x 2
(Am D Am _) x 2
Am _ _ Dm
Am _ _ _ _ _ E Am

Shetland Wedding Reel

Key: F

F _ _ _ A# F C7 F
(F A# C7 F) x 2

With capo 1

E _ _ _ A E B7 E
(E A B7 E) x 2

Shifra Tanz

Key: D

Part A:
(D _ _ Gm) x 3
D Cm D _

Part B:
A# _ F _ _ _ A# D
Gm _ D _ _ Gm F
A# _ F _ _ _ A# D
Gm _ D _ _ Gm _

Part C:
D _ Gm _ D Gm D _
D _ Gm _ D Cm D _

With capo 5

Part A:
(A _ _ Dm) x 3
A Gm A _

Part B:
F _ C _ _ _ F A
Dm _ A _ _ Dm C
F _ C _ _ _ F A
Dm _ A _ _ Dm _

Part C:
A _ Dm _ A Dm A _
A _ Dm _ A Gm A _

Syrtos (Bill's)

Key: Am

Part A:
Am _ _ _ _ _ E7 Am

Part B:
(Am _ Dm Am) x 2
(Am _ E7 Am) x 2

Syrto Kalamia

Key: Gm

Vocal:
Gm _ F _
Gm _ F Gm
Gm _ _ _
Cm Gm F Gm

Instrumental:
Gm _ F Gm

With capo 3

Vocal:
Em _ D _
Em _ D Em
Em _ _ _
Am Em D Em

Instrumental:
Em _ D Em

Syrtos Pileas

Sequence AB ABC ABD ABCD AB

Key: A#

Part A:
A# _ F A#

Part B:
D# A# D# A#
Cm A# E# _

Parts C & D:
A#m _ _ _ _ _ _ E#

With capo 1

Part A:
A _ E A

Part B:
D A D A
Bm A E _

Parts C & D:
Am _ _ _ _ _ _ E

Syrtos Sta Dhio

Key: Cm

(Cm) x lots
(Fm Cm _ _) x 2
(G7 Dm _ _) x 2

With capo 3

(Am) x lots
(Dm Am _ _) x 2
(E7 Am _ _) x 2

Trgnala Rumjana

Key: D

Intro: A _ D _ A _ D _
D _ G _ E _ A _

Verse: D _ _ _ _ _ _ _
D _ _ _ G A D _
Bm _ _ _ F# _ Bm _
Bm _ _ _ G A D _

Tsakonikos

Key: Cm

(Cm _ A# Cm) x 2
(Fm Cm A# Cm) x 2

With capo 3

(Am _ G Am) x 2
(Dm Am G Am) x 2

Tsamikos

Key: G

(Cm G Fm G) x 2
G Cm _ _
D# G Fm G

With capo 3

(Am E Dm E) x 2
E Am _ _
C E Dm E

Uskudar

Key: Dm

Dm _ Gm Dm Gm _ Dm _
Dm _ Gm Dm Gm _ A7 _
Dm _ _ _ Gm _ A7
Dm _ _ _ Gm A7 Dm _

With capo 5

Am _ Dm Am Dm _ Am _
Am _ Dm Am Dm _ E7 _
Am _ _ _ Dm _ E7
Am _ _ _ Dm E7 Am _

Ušti Ušti Baba

Key: C

Intro: (C _ A#m C Fm C A#m C) x 2

Verse: (Fm C A#m C) x 4
C _ A#m C
C _ C# C

Break: (C _ _ C-A#m
A#m Fm A#m C) x 2

With capo 1

Intro: (B _ Am B Em B Am B) x 2

Verse: (Em B Am B) x 4
B _ Am B
B _ C B

Break: (B _ _ B-Am
Am Em Am B) x 2

Yanni Mou

Key: Cm

Cm _ _ _ _ _ A# Cm

With capo 3

Am _ _ _ _ _ G Am