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TRO-Essex Music Group
Attn: Sarah Smith
266 West 37th Street, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10018-6609
T: 212-594-9795 x25
E: NorthAmericaLicensing(at)troessexmusic.com

Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc.
(Administered by BMG Chrysalis)
1 Music Circle South, Suite #500
Nashville, TN 37203
E: mechanical(at)bmg.com (Mechanical licenses)
E: licensing(at)bmg.com (Synch licenses)

Sanga Music Group
(Administered by Bicycle Music)
449 South Beverly Drive, Suite 300
Beverly Hills, CA 90212 
T: 310-286-6600

Michael Goldsen Music, Inc.
(Administered by Universal Music)

2100 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
T: (310) 235-4892
E: umpg.songlist(at)umusicpub.com



I Just Want To Sing Your Name
Words and Music by Woody Guthrie

Oh Sacco Sacco
Oh Nicola Sacco
Oh Sacco Sacco
I just want to sing your name.
Sacco Sacco Sacco Sacco Sacco, Oh Sacco
Nicola Sacco Sacco
I just want to sing your name.

Oh Rosie Rosie
Oh Miz Rosie Sacco
Oh Rosie Rosie
I just want to sing your name.

I never did see you, see you
I never did get to meet you
I just heard your story, story
And I just want to sing your name.

Hey hey Bart Vanzetti
Hey hey Bart Vanzetti
You made speeches for the workers, workers

Well, I just want to sing your name.

Hey Judge Webster Thayer
Ho ho Judge Webster Thayer
Hey hey old Judge Webster Thayer
I don't want want to sing your name.

Bart Vanzetti and Nicola Sacco
Bart Vanzetti and Nicola Sacco
Come here looking for the land of freedom
I just want to sing your name.

Vanzetti sold fish around the Plymouth Harbor
Sacco was a shoe factory's best shoe -cutter
All of my sons and all f my daughters
They are gonna help me sing your name.

Oh Sacco Saco
Hey Bart Vanzetti
Your wife and kids and all your family
I just want to sing your name

Oh Sacco, Vanzetti
Hey Sacco, Vanzetti
Hey Nicola Sacco, Bart Vanzetti
I just want to sing your name.


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