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A NOTE ABOUT PUBLISHING:

Want to use a Woody Guthrie song?

If you are interested in using a song for publication, recording, performance, or other, please contact the publisher of that particular song. All works by Woody Guthrie are held under U.S. Copyright Law.

Woody has a few different publishers, just look at the bottom of each lyric and you'll see who to contact.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Anna Canoni at: acanoni(at)woodyguthrie.org


PUBLISHER'S CONTACT:

TRO-Essex Music Group
Attn: Leah Gebhardt
266 West 37th Street, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10018-6609
T: 212-594-9795 x25
E: NorthAmericaLicensing(at)troessexmusic.com
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Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc.
(Administered by BMG Chrysalis)
Attn: Gregg Barron
6100 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite #1600,
Los Angeles, CA 90048
T: (323) 969-0988
E: info.us@bmgchrysalis.com
Website


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


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

2100 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
T: (310) 235-4892
E: umpg.songlist@umusic.com
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Swimmy Swim
Words and Music by Woody Guthrie

I like to swim in my water,
I like to swim in my water,
Water, water and water
Swim, swim, swimmy, I swim.

CHORUS
Swim, swim, swimmy, I swim, I swim.
Swim, swim, swimmy, I swim, oh swim.
Swim, swim, swimmy, I swim, I swim.
Swim, swim, swimmy, I swim, I swim.

I like to kick in my water,
Oh I like to kick in my water,
Water, water and water
And swim, swim, swimmy, I swim.

CHORUS

I like to splash in my water,
And I like to splash in my water,
Like to splash in my water,
And swim, swim, swimmy, I swim.

CHORUS

I like to float in my water,
And I like to float in my water,
Like to float in my water
And I swim, swim, swimmy, I swim.

CHORUS

 


© 1964 (renewed) and 1992 (renewed) by Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. & TRO-Ludlow Music, Inc. (BMI)
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