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P i a n o Vo c a l 20 Fiddler on the Roof

Matchmaker
Cue to continue:
Cue: TZEITEL: Oh, Yente Yente
HODEL: Someone interesting

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CHAVA: And well-off
Allegro In 1

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Repeat (7 times) HODEL: And important!

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, Make me a match,

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Find me a find. Catch me a catch.

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P i a n o Vo c a l 21 #3Matchmaker

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, Look through your book And

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make me a per - fect match.

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, Ill bring the veil,

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You bring the groom, Slen - der and pale.

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Bring me a ring for Im long - ing to be The

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en - vy of all I see. For

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pa - pa, Make him a schol - ar. For

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ma - ma, Make him rich as a king. For

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me, Well, I would - nt hol - ler If

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he were as hand - some as an - y - thing.

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, Make me a match,

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Find me a find, Catch me a catch.

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Night af - ter night in the dark Im a - lone, So

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find me a match Of my

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TZEITEL: whatever Yente brings, you'll take! Right? Of course, right!

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Vigorously - (Play 3 times) No Repeat!
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Ho - del, oh Ho - del, Have I made a match for you! Hes

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hand - some, hes young! All right, hes six - ty - two, But hes a

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nice man, a good catch true? True. I


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prom - ise youll be hap - py. And e - ven if youre not, Theres

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more to life than that what.

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P i a n o Vo c a l 28 #3Matchmaker

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Cha - va, I found him. Will you be a luck - y bride! Hes

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hand - some, hes tall That is, from side to side. But hes a

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nice man, a good catch right? Right. You



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heard he has a tem - per. Hell beat you ev - ry night, But

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on - ly when hes so - ber, So youre all right. Did you

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think youd get a prince? Well, I do the best I can. With no

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dow - ry, no mon - ey, no fam - i - ly back - ground Be

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P i a n o Vo c a l 30 #3Matchmaker

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glad you got a man.

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, You know that Im

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Still ve - ry young. Please, take your time.

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Up to this min - ute I mis - un - der - stood That

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I could get stuck for good. Dear

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mem - ber, You were al - so a bride. Its

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not that Im sen - ti - men - tal.

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Its just that Im ter - ri -

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Match - mak - er, match - mak - er, Plan me no plans,

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Im in no rush. May - be Ive learned

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Play - ing with match - es A girl can get burned. So,

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Bring me no ring, Groom me no groom,

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