Will Ye Go Lassie Go chords & lyrics

by The High Kings

  • Will Ye Go Lassie Go was composed by The McPeake Family (Francis & William) in 1957. The original title of the song was Wild Mountain Thyme - also known as Purple Heather.
  • This version by The High Kings is on their self-titled album.
  • Music: Key of D Major in 4/4 time at ~ 78 (♩)
  • Chords: D, G, Em, A7, F#m, Bm

Will Ye Go Lassie Go by The High Kings

Intro: 4/4 
   ♫|   D  |   G   |   D   |   D  |   G  |  A7  |  D  |  D  |
    Mm...
    |   G  |  F#m  |   Bm  |  Bm  |   G  |  Em  |  G  |  G  |
    Mm...                                              (Will ye)

                 D   G      D
Chorus: Will ye go, Las-sie go?
                   G  A7    D
        And we'll all go to-ge-ther
                  G   F#m        Bm
        To pluck wild moun-tain thyme 
               G         Em        G
        All a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther 
                D    G      D
        Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

            D       G     D
1. I will build my love a bo-wer
              G    A7        D
   Near yon' pure crys-tal fount-ain
       G     F#m      Bm
   And on it  I will pile
            G       Em      G
   All the flo-wers of the moun-tain 
           D    G      D
   Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

                   G  A7    D
Chorus: And we'll all go to-ge-ther
                  G   F#m        Bm
        To pluck wild moun-tain thyme 
               G         Em        G
        All a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther 
                D    G      D
        Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

          D         G        D
2. If my true love she were gone
            G       A7    D
   I would sure-ly find a-no-ther
          G   F#m        Bm
   Where wild moun-tain thyme
             G        Em        G
   Grows a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther
           D    G      D
   Will ye go, Las-sie go?

                   G  A7    D
Chorus: And we'll all go to-ge-ther
                  G   F#m        Bm
        To pluck wild moun-tain thyme 
               G         Em        G
        All a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther 
                D    G      D
        Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

           D       G       D
3. Oh the sum-mer-time is com-ing 
             G        A7        D
   And the trees are sweet-ly bloom-ing
            G   F#m        Bm
   And the wild moun-tain thyme
             G        Em        G
   Grows a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther
           D    G      D
   Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

                   G  A7    D
Chorus: And we'll all go to-ge-ther
                  G   F#m        Bm
        To pluck wild moun-tain thyme 
               G         Em        G
        All a-round the bloom-ing hea-ther 
                D    G      D  |  G  |  D  |  G  |  D  |
        Will ye go, Las-sie go? 

D Major

Numbered Circles: Chord fingering - number inside circle indicates which finger to use
Unmarked strings: Play open
X: Don't play string
Barre Line: One finger holds down multiple strings
R: Root Note

Right Handed Charts:

Left Handed Charts:

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Band Origin: Ireland

Members: Finbarr Clancy, Martin Furey, Brian Dunphy, Darren Holden

Associations: The Clancy Brothers, The Fureys, Sean Dunphy, Celtic Woman

Active Years: 2008 - current

Music Styles: Traditional Irish, Folk, Celtic

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