The complete library has over 700 songs. The following list contains the songs we’ve played during our monthly circles.

Current repertoire

Just starting out? Look for the asterisk (*) for easier songs with the most common chords: A, Am, A7, C, C7, D, D7, F, G, G7

  1. 1234, Feist (2007)
  2. Act Naturally, Buck Owens (1963), The Beatles (1965)
  3. * All Shook Up, Elvis Presley (1957)
  4. Bad Moon Rising, Creedence Clearwater Revival
  5. Big Yellow Taxi, Joni Mitchell (1970)
  6. Blowin’ In the Wind, Bob Dylan (1963) video
  7. Blue Suede Shoes, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley (1956)
  8. Born to Be Wild, Steppenwolf (1968) video
  9. Brand New Key, Melanie Safka
  10. Brown Eyed Girl, Van Morrison
  11. * Burning Love, Arthur Alexander, Elvis Presley (1972)
  12. California Dreaming, The Mamas and the Papas (1965) video
  13. Can’t Help Falling in Love, Elvis Presley (1961) video
  14. * Closing Time, Semisonic (1999) video
  15. Count On Me, Bruno Mars
  16. Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Queen (1980) video
  17. Cupid, Sam Cooke
  18. * Da Doo Ron Ron, The Crystals (1963) video
  19. Dance Me To The End Of Love, Leonard Cohen
  20. * Death of Queen Jane, traditional, Oscar Isaac (2013) video
  21. Dirty Old Town, Ewan MacColl (1949), The Dubliners (1968), The Pogues (1985) video
  22. Don’t Get Around Much, Anymore, Duke Ellington, Bob Russell
  23. Don’t Worry, Be Happy, Bobby McFerrin (1988) video
  24. Don’t You (Forget About Me), Simply Red (1985) video
  25. Down Under, Men at Work (1981) video
  26. Edelweiss, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein (1959) video
  27. Evil Ways, Santana
  28. Faith, George Michael (1987) video
  29. Five Foot Two, Sam Lewis, Young, and Henderson
  30. Folsom Prison Blues, Johnny Cash & Gordon Jenkins (1955)
  31. Four Strong Winds, Ian and Sylvia (1962) video, Neil Young (1978) video
  32. Freight Train, Elizabeth Cotten
  33. * Friday, I’m in Love, The Cure (1992) video
  34. From Me To You, The Beatles (1963)
  35. Galway Girl, Steve Earle with Sharon Shannon (2000), Mundy and Sharon Shannon (2008) video
  36. * The Gambler, Kenny Rogers (1978) video
  37. * Good Luck Charm, Elvis Presley (1961)
  38. Good Riddance (Time of Your Life), Green Day (1997) video
  39. Goodnight, Irene, Huddie “Leadbelly” Ledbetter
  40. * Green, Green Grass of Home, Porter Wagoner (1965), Tom Jones (1966), Johnny Cash (1968) video
  41. Hallelujah, Leonard Cohen
  42. A Hard Day’s Night, The Beatles (1964)
  43. Heart of Gold, Neil Young (1971) video
  44. Hey, Good Lookin, Hank Williams
  45. Hey Soul Sister, Train (2009)
  46. The Hockey Song (The Good Old Hockey Game), Stompin’ Tom Connors (1973)
  47. Ho Hey, The Lumineers
  48. Home, Phillip Phillips
  49. Hotel California, The Eagles (1977)
  50. Hound Dog, Leiber and Stoller
  51. House of Gold, Twenty One Pilots (2011) video
  52. The Hukilau Song, Jack Owens (1948)
  53. Hush, Little Baby, traditional
  54. I Bet My Life, Imagine Dragons
  55. I Don’t Know My Name, Grace VanderWaal (2016) video
  56. I Walk The Line, Johnny Cash (1956)
  57. I Wanna Be Like You (The Monkey Song), Disney’s The Jungle Book (1967)
  58. If You Could Read My Mind, Gordon Lightfoot (1970) video
  59. I’ve Just Seen A Face, The Beatles
  60. Imagine, John Lennon (1971) video
  61. Ironic, Alanis Morissette (1995) video
  62. * Jackson, Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash (1967) video
  63. Jambalaya, Hank Williams & Moon Mullican (1942)
  64. The Joker, Steve Miller Band (1973) video
  65. Jolene, Dolly Parton (1974)
  66. Karma Chameleon, Culture Club (1983) video
  67. King Of The Road, Roger Miller
  68. * Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door, Bob Dylan (1973) video
  69. Last Saskatchewan Pirate, The Arrogant Worms (1992), Captain Tractor (1995), Brad Johner (2003) video
  70. Leaving On a Jet Plane, John Denver (1966), Peter, Paul and Mary (1967), Chantal Kreviazuk (1998) video
  71. Let It Be, The Beatles
  72. Lily the Pink, The Scaffold (1968) video, Irish Rovers (1969) video
  73. The Lion Sleeps Tonight, The Tokens
  74. Little Boxes, Malvina Reynolds (1962)
  75. * The Log Driver’s Waltz, Wade Hemsworth (1979) video
  76. Love Me Tender, Elvis Presley (1956)
  77. Loves Me Like a Rock, Paul Simon (1973) video
  78. Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett (1977)
  79. Mary Mack, traditional, Great Big Sea (1995) video
  80. Maybe Tomorrow (Theme from The Littlest Hobo), Terry Bush (1979, 2000) video
  81. Moon River, Henry Mancini, Audrey Hepburn (1961), Andy Williams (1962) video
  82. Mrs. Robinson, Simon & Garfunkel (1967), Lemonheads (1992) video
  83. * No Rain, Blind Melon (1992) video
  84. Nothing Compares 2 U, Prince and the Family (1985), Sinéad O’Connor (1990) video
  85. O Canada, Calixa Lavallée & Adolphe-Basile Routhier (1880), Robert Stanley Weir (1908)
  86. O Canada (bilingual), Calixa Lavallée & Adolphe-Basile Routhier (1880), Robert Stanley Weir (1908)
  87. O Canada (simple), Calixa Lavallée & Adolphe-Basile Routhier (1880), Robert Stanley Weir (1908)
  88. Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da, The Beatles (1968)
  89. * Oh Boy! (All My Love), Buddy Holly and the Crickets (1957) video
  90. Octopus’s Garden, The Beatles (1969)
  91. On the Road Again, Willie Nelson (1980)
  92. Pearly Shells, traditional, Don Ho, Burl Ives
  93. * Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head, B.J. Thomas (1969) video
  94. Red is the Rose, Irish traditional video
  95. * Red, Red Wine, Neil Diamond (1968), UB40 (1983) video
  96. Rhythm of Love, Plain White T’s (2010) video
  97. Ring Of Fire, Johnny Carter (1963)
  98. Runaway Train, Soul Asylum (1992) video
  99. Singin’ In the Rain, Gene Kelly (1952) video
  100. Snowbird, Anne Murray (1970) video
  101. Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Israel “Iz” Kamakawiwo’ole
  102. Somewhere Over The Rainbow / What a Wonderful World, Israel Kamakawiwo`ole
  103. Spirits, The Strumbellas (2015) video
  104. Stand By Me, Ben E. King (1961)
  105. St. James Infirmary Blues, traditional
  106. Stuck In The Middle With You, Steeler’s Wheel
  107. Stray Cat Strut, Stray Cats (1981) video
  108. Summer of ’69, Bryan Adams (1985) video
  109. Sway (chord twins), P.B. Ruiz & N. Gimbel
  110. Take Me Home, Country Roads, John Denver (1971) video
  111. The Tennessee Waltz, Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King, (Leonard Cohen Version)
  112. That’s All Right Mama, Arthur Crudup (1946)
  113. These Boots Are Made For Walking, Nancy Sinatra
  114. Three Little Birds, Bob Marley
  115. Ticket to Ride, The Beatles
  116. Till I Am Myself Again, Blue Rodeo (1990) video
  117. Time After Time, Cyndi Lauper (1983) video
  118. * Time to Switch to Whisky, Corb Lund Band (2009) video
  119. Tiptoe Through the Tulips, Al Dubin and Joe Burke (1926), Tiny Tim (1968)video 1video 2
  120. Toes, Zac Brown Band (2007)
  121. Tonight, You Belong to Me, Billy Rose and Lee David (1926), Patience and Prudence (1956) video
  122. Turn! Turn! Turn!, The Byrds (1965) video
  123. Twist And Shout, Phil Medley and Bert Berns, Isley Brothers (1962), The Beatles (1963)
  124. Ukulele Lady, Richard Whiting & Gus Kahn (1925)
  125. * Under Pressure, Queen and David Bowie (1981) video
  126. Under the Boardwalk, The Drifters
  127. Wagon Wheel, Bob Dylan
  128. We’re Not Gonna Take It, Twisted Sister (1984) video
  129. * What’s Up, 4 Non Blondes (1992) video
  130. * Wheat Kings, The Tragically Hip (1992) video
  131. Where Have All The Flowers Gone? Kingston Trio (1961) video, Pete Seeger (1962), Peter, Paul & Mary (1962) video
  132. Whiskey In The Jar, Irish traditional video
  133. Wonderwall, Oasis (1995) video
  134. Yellow Submarine, The Beatles (1966)
  135. You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere, Bob Dylan
  136. * Your Cheatin’ Heart, Hank Williams (1953) video

Holiday songs

New Year’s Eve

Halloween

Hanukkah

Christmas