Vous êtes sur la page 1sur 18

&

&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
Slightly under tempo, Sweetly
1
j
n
p


Oh,
j
n
p


Oh,
j
n
p


Oh,

P
n
.
J

.
j

.
j

.
j

.

.

E F
#



Down on your



Down on your



Down on your

.
G
#
m
w
4



knees be-fore the Queen.



knees be-fore the Queen.



knees be-fore the Queen.

.

.

E F
#


5
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,

.
G
#
m
w
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
6

.
j

.
j

.
j

.

.

E F
#



Down on your



Down on your



Down on your

.
G
#
m
w
8



knees be - fore the Queen.



knees be - fore the Queen.



knees be - fore the Queen.

.

.

E F
#


9
w
w
w

.
G
#
m
w
Dark Pop (q =120)
10
w
w
w

n
>
F

>

n
n
>

>
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
THE BALLAD OF SARA BERRY
(WOMAN #3, w/ OTHER VOICES)
Music and Lyrics by
RYAN SCOTT OLIVER
Music and Lyrics 2009 by Ryan Scott Oliver. All rights reserved.

&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
11
w
w
>
w
w
>
12

>
j

>

>
j

>
13
w
w
>
w
w
>
14

>
j

>
?

>
j

>
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Verses 1
15







Uh,-Sa-ra Ber-ry was a
!
!

.
G
#
m7
16





po-pu-lar bitch.


-
j

>
Mm-hm.

-
j

>
Mm-hm.

>
J

B5 C
#
5
17







Hot bod, hot boy, cheer cap-tain,
!
!

.
G
#
m7
18





plus she was rich.


-
j

>
Oh, yeah.

-
J

n
>
Oh, yeah.

>
J

n
.

-

n
n
B5 C
#
5G
#o
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
19








Thatgirl hadev'-ry-thingtill
!
!

.
C
#
m7
20



hic-cupandhitch, Ju-lie Jen -


Ju-lie Jen -


Ju-lie Jen -

>
D
#
5
21



kinslost a leg in awreck.

j


kinslost a leg.


j


kinslost a leg.
w
w
&

-

-
w
22
w


<


<

(Am - pu - ta - ted.)


<


<

(Am - pu - ta - ted.)

>



>



>



>


?

-
n
.

-

.

-

.

-

n
>
/C
#
/B /A
#
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 2
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
23







The no-mi-na-tions for Prom
w
Hoo.
w
Hoo.

.
G
#
m7
24





Ro-yal-tycame.



-
j

>
Uh-huh.

-
j

>
Uh-huh.

>
J

B5 C
#
5
25







Our Sa-ra's se-nior year and
!
!

.
G
#
m7
26





Queenwas her claim.


-
j

>
Uh, duh.

-
J

n
>
Uh, duh.

>
J

n
.

-

n
n
B5 C
#
5G
#o
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
27








Till gos-sipstirredthe stu-dent
!
!

.
C
#
m7
28



bo-dywouldname Ju-lie Jen -
!
!

>
D
#
5
29
j
.
n



kinsQueenof the Prom.
!
!
w
w

-

-
w
30
w



-
Pi - ty vote!

-
Pi - ty vote!

- n
.

-

.

-
&

-
n
.

-

.

j

-
/C
#
&
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
31

j


"Sa-ra," her Fa-ther said,

.
w
w
-
E
32


j

"Life is a Prom; I

.

w
w
-
F
#
33

j


knowyouwon't dis-ap-point








w
w
-
G
#
m
34


j

-

me and Mom."

!
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 3
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Chorus (dance party, pounding)
35

f


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

f


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

f


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

> > > >

>
f
>
> >
E F
#
36





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
37



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
38

J
n


Woah!

J
n


Woah!

J
n


Woah!

>

>

>

n
n
>


> > > >
G
#
m B
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
39

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
40


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
41



youQueenof HighSchool Land.



youQueenof HighSchool Land.



youQueenof HighSchool Land.

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
42
w
w
w

> >

.

.

.

> >

.

.
G
#
m G
#o
/D
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 4
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
43
!
j

F



j




Check Sa-ra. Choose Sa-ra.
j

.
F


.
.
j

.


.
.


.


.


.


.
44
!





Vote for Sa-ra Ber-ry.

.

j

.

.

.

.

.


.


.


.

.
45
j

F



j




Check Sa-ra. Choose Sa-ra.
j




Check Sa-ra. Choose Sa-ra.
j

.


.
.
j

.


.
.


.


.


.


.
46
j






Vote, Vote Sa-ra Ber-ry.





Vote for Sa-ra Ber-ry.

.

j

.

.

.

.

.
?


.


.


.


.
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Verses 2 (More than last time)
47






Uh,Soob-sessedourSa-ra
j

p



j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.
j

p



j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.

.
G
#
m7
48





nearlosthermind.
j






Vote, Vote Sa-raBer-ry.





Vote for Sa-raBer-ry.

>
J

B5 C
#
5
49







Tolifeun-Prom re-la-ted,
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.

.
G
#
m7
50





Sa-rawasblind.
j






Vote, Vote Sa-raBer-ry.





Vote for Sa-raBer-ry.

>
J

n
.

-

n
n
B5 C
#
5G
#o
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 5
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
51







Sheshovedhersquad,herclique,her
j



Check Sa - ra.Choose Sa - ra.
j



Check Sa - ra.Choose Sa - ra.

.
C
#
m7
52



j

boyfriendbehind, Still,
J

J

Vote, vote.





Vote, vote.

>
D
#
5
53



Ju-liehadaholdonthelead.
!
!
w
w
&

-

-
w
54
w


<


<

Poor, poor Ju - lie!


<


<

Poor, poor Ju - lie!

>



>



>



>

-
n
.

-

.

-

.

-

n
>
/C
#
/B /A
#
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
55







SoonSa-ra's sa - ni-tywas
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa-ra.

.
G
#
m7
56





hungby athread.
j






Vote, Vote Sa-raBer-ry.





Vote for Sa-raBer-ry.

>
J

B5 C
#
5
57







HerB. F. F.'s proclaimedher
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa - ra.
j




Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa - ra.

.
G
#
m7
58





so-cial-lydead.
j






Vote, Vote Sa-raBer-ry.





Vote for Sa-raBer-ry.

>
J

n
.

-

n
n
B5 C
#
5G
#o
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 6
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
?
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
59







Tillthenat last herboyfriend
j



Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa - ra.
j



Check Sa-ra.Choose Sa - ra.

.
C
#
m7
60



text-ed andsaid, "I'mta-king
J

J

Vote, vote.





Vote, vote.

>
D
#
5
61

n


Ju-lie to the se-niorProm."
!
!
w
w

-

-
w
62
w



-

-
Love, love Ju - lie!

-
Love, love Ju - lie!

- n
.

-

.

-
&

-
n
.

-

.

j

-
/C
#
&
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
63

j


"Sa-ra," her Fa-ther said.

.
w
w
-
E
64


j

"Why be so calm? There's

.

w
w
-
F
#
65





just no fu-ture for a








w
w
-
G
#
m
66


Prin-cess at Prom.

!
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Chorus (dance party, pounding)
67

f
J


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

f


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

f


Youtaste the sil-ver, Sa-ra!

> > > >

>
f
>
> >
E F
#
68





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for





Youtaste thecrown, Youthirst for

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
69



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.



bloodfromthe ro-ses in hand.

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
70

J
n


Woah!

J
n


Woah!

J
n


Woah!

>

>

>

n
n
>


> > > >
G
#
m B
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 7
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
71

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

J


Youspoil for sashandscep-ter,

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
72


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown


a


mu-sic todance, As theycrown

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
73



youQueenof HighSchool Land.



youQueenof HighSchool Land.



youQueenof HighSchool Land.

> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
74
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,

> >


n
n
>

>

>

> >
n
>

>
>
G
#
m
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
75

.
j

.
j

n
.
.


> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
76



Down on your



Down on your

a
Down on your

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
77



knees be - fore the Queen.



knees be - fore the Queen.

knees be - fore the Queen.



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
78
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,

n
n


Oh,

>

>

>

n
n
>


> > > >
G
#
m B
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 8
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
79

.
j

.
J

n
.
.


> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
80



Down on your

J

Down on your

a
Down on your

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
81



knees be - fore the Queen.



knees be - fore the Queen.

knees be - fore the Queen.



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
82
w
w
w
w

> >


.

.

.

> >


.

.

.
G
#
m G
#o
/D
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Bridge
83








Somegirls are ra-tion-al, But
!
!

w
w
84



Sa-ra was not.
!
!

w
w
85








She stared in mir-rors think-ing
!
!

w
w
86




one sing-le thought:


"

Ju-lie...


"

Ju-lie...

w
w
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 9
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
87






There's se-ven rea-sons this crown's





Anne... Eu-neece...





Anne... Eu-neece...

w
w
P
88



not good as got, And so the

j
n
Ra-quel... Ma-ri - a-na...

j
n
Ra-quel... Ma-ri - a-na...

w
w
89

j

night of Prom, mer-cy!

j
#

j

Pa - tri-cia... Qui - a-ra...

j
#

j

Pa - tri-cia... Qui - a-ra...

w
w
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
90




3
Thus went her plot:




3
Thus went her



3
Thus went her

3
3

3
91
w
w
plot:
w
w
plot:

"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 10


Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Morbid cheer
(Hand claps)
(Hand claps)
(Hand claps)
(Hand claps)
92




"P" is for Pa - tri - cia drink - ing





"P" is for Pa - tri - cia drink - ing





"P" is for Pa - tri - cia drink - ing




!
93





J

poi - soned punch. "R"

poi - soned punch. "R"

poi - soned punch. "R"

>

>

>

>
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
94




is for Ra - quel dashed on a





is for Ra - quel dashed on a





is for Ra - quel dashed on a




!
95



rock: - CRUNCH.


rock: - CRUNCH.


rock: - CRUNCH.

>

>

>

>

>

>
96




"O" is what Anne said when Sa - ra





"O" is what Anne said when Sa - ra





"O" is what Anne said when Sa - ra
!
w
w
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 11
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
97





J

blu-dgeoned her brains And "M"

blu-dgeoned her brains And "M"

blu-dgeoned her brains And "M"


!
w
w
98



is Ma - ri - a- na's ma - ri -




is Ma - ri - a- na's ma - ri -




is Ma - ri - a- na's ma - ri -
!
w
w
99

>

j

>
na - ted re- mains. But but

>

j

>
na - ted re- mains. But but

>

j

>
na - ted re- mains. But but
n
n
>

>

>

>
w
w
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
100




"Q" is for Qui - a - ra qui - et





"Q" is for Qui - a - ra qui - et





"Q" is for Qui - a - ra qui - et

f

a

a







101





J

drowned in the pool. And "U"

drowned in the pool. And "U"

drowned in the pool. And "U"








102




is for Eu - ni - ce's pie- ces





is for Eu - ni - ce's pie- ces





is for Eu - ni - ce's pie- ces








"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 12
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
103




J

spread round the school. But

spread round the school. But

spread round the school. But


104




"E's" are for the ea- sy way in





"E's" are for the ea- sy way in





"E's" are for the ea- sy way in








105



ve min- utes tops, A one-legg'd


ve min- utes tops,


ve min- utes tops,








&
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
106

girl can bring an "N" for end by
w
w
w
107

j


call - ing the cops.




108

j


You got your sil - ver, Sa - ra!

.

.

E F
#


&
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
109





You got your crown, You got their

.
G
#
m
w
110




blood on the ro - ses in hand.

.

.

E F
#


111



Woah!

.
G
#
m
w
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 13
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
112

j


You donned the sash and scep - ter,

.

.

E F
#

113





do - ing a dance, As you crowned

.
G
#
m
w
w
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
114



you Queen of High School Land.
!
!

.

.

E F
#

115
w
j
n
P


Oh,
j
n
P


Oh,

.
G
#
m
w
w
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Seven bar build
116
!

.
j

.
j

117


God save the Queen.





Down on your





Down on your


118
w



knees be-fore the Queen.



knees be-fore the Queen.

2
119




God save the Queen.
j
n


Oh,
j
n


Oh,
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 14
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
120
w

.
j

.
j

2
121

J





The Queen of High School Land,



Down on your



Down on your
122
w


knees be-fore...


knees be-fore...


E F
#
(Tacet)
123



The Queen of High School Land!
!
!
!
!
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
Last Chorus (Everybody dance)
124

J


They wrapped your wrists in sil - ver,

They wrapped your wrists in sil - ver,



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
125






They took your crown, They washed the




They took your crown, They washed the

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 15
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
126
!



blood from each ng - er and hand.

blood from each ng - er and hand.



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
127

J
n


Woah!

J
n


Woah!


J
n


Woah!

>

>

>

n
n
>


> > > >
G
#
m B
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
128

J


In - to a tight strait - jack - et

J


In - to a tight strait - jack - et

In - to a tight strait - jack - et



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
129





small padd - ed cell, Scream - ing "I'm





small padd - ed cell, Scream - ing "I'm

small padd - ed cell, Scream - ing "I'm



> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 16
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
130



the Queen of High School Land!"



the Queen of High School Land!"

the Queen of High School Land!"



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
131

J

n


At least in your head,
j
n


Oh,

j
n


Oh,

> >


n
n
>

>

>

> >
n
>

>
>
G
#
m
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
132





You're Queen of High School Land.

.
j

n
.
.


> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
133

J
n


Oh, pi - ty the dead!



Down on your

a
Down on your

> >
> >

> > > >
G
#
m B
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 17
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
134





You're Queen of High School Land.



knees be - - - fore the Queen.

knees be - - - fore the Queen.



> > > >

> >
> >
E F
#
135
w
j
n


Oh,

n
n


Oh,

> >


> >

G
#
m
&
&
V
&
?
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
#
136




Check Sa-ra, Choose Sa-ra,
w
w
|
|
137





Vote for Sa-ra Ber-ry.
!
!
!
!
138




Check Sa-ra, Choose Sa-ra,


The Bal - lad


The Bal - lad
!
!
139





Vote for Sa-ra Ber-ry.





of Sa-ra Ber-ry.





of Sa-ra Ber-ry.
!
!
"The Ballad of Sara Berry" / 18
Revised 1/14/10 Aresso Music Preparation (626) 664-8499
35MM
P-V