BACK TO FULL JCS CHORDS AND LYRICS
Chords and lyrics to "COULD WE START AGAIN, PLEASE ?"
(One of the additional songs from the 1973 movie Jesus Christ Superstar)
Chords for guitar by Robb Anagnostis 7-28-03 robb@musician.org
 MIDI by Robb  of "COULD WE START AGAIN, PLEASE ?"!>>>
[Misc. chord suggestions at bottom of page]

Intro 
bass- G B A F# D    A    D    A    D    A    D    A
piano-         D    G/A  D    G/A  D    G/A  D    G/A

  [*strings over D(sus9)-  E   D   C#  B  A]
       D         G/A      *D(sus9) G/A    D     D/F#  G               A
Mary:  I've been living to see you,       dying to    see you, but it shouldn't be like this.
----
                     [*strings over G -  F# E  D E]
       Em                   G6          *G            A        A/C#   D    D/F#    A11(Em7/A)  D
       This was unexpected, what do I do now?         Could we start again please?
       D              G/A     D           D/F#     G          A
       I've been very hopeful so far, now for  the first time   I think we're going wrong.
       Em                     G6             G        A            A/C#   D    D/F#    A11(Em7/A)  D
         Hurry up and tell me this is just a dream or Could we start     again please?
       D              G/D       D
Peter: I think you've made your point now! 
-----         D           G               A
       You've even gone a bit too far to get the message home.
         Em                              G                         A        A/C#   D    D/F#  A11(Em7/A) 
       Before it gets too frightening we ought to call a halt. So! Could we start again please?
       D          G/D      D         D/F#    G               A
All:   I've been living to see you, dying to see you, but it shouldn't be like this.
---    Em                   G                  A       A/C#   D    D/F#   A 
       This was unexpected, what do I do now? Could we start again please?
       A                     
Women: Could we start again please?
-----    D            G/D       D
All:   I think you've made your point now! 
---    D                  G              A
       You've even gone a bit too far to get the message home.
         Em                              G6              G         A        A/C#   D    D/F#   A 
       Before it gets too frightening we ought to call a halt. So! Could we start again please?
       Gsus9/A   
Men:   Could we start again please?   
---    Gsus9/A  
Women: Could we start again please?
---    Gsus9/A         
Men:   Could we start again please?   
---    Gsus9/A   
Women: Could we start again please?
---    Gsus9/A        G/A  
Men:   Could we start again...? 
---    G/A            A7  D
Mary:  Could we start a___gain...?
----

Misc. chord suggestions for verses G/A A/C# D/F# G6 xo x o xx oooo |||||| |||||| |||||| |||||| |||||| ||ooo| |||o|o |o|||| ||||oo |||||| ||||o| o||||| |||o|| |o|||| ||o||| |||||| ||o||| |||||| |||||| |||||| 3rd
 
(Alternate chords for those above in verses - to simulate the piano part)
  D      G/A     D/F#     G6	
xxo     xoo      xx       oooo 
|||||o	||||||	||||||	||||||	
||||||	||||||	o||o|o	|o||||
|||oo|	|||o|o	||||o|	o|||||
||||||	||||o|	||||||	||||||
5th fr. 7th fr.	2nd fr. 3rd fr.


ADVANCED CHORDS (Alternate chords for verse - to add string part to piano part) Dsus9 D Gdim5 G xxo o xxo xoo ooo |||||| |||||| |||||| |||||| |||o|| |||o|o ||||o| |o|||| ||||o| ||||o| o||||o o||||o [strings over chords - E D C# B A] D G/A Dsus9 D Gdim5 G D D/F# G A Mary: I've been living to see you, dying to see you, but it shouldn't...
(Alternate chords for verse - to add string part over piano part) Gmaj7 G6 G G6 ooo oooo oo x oooo |||||| |||||| |||||| |||||| |o|||o |o|||| |o|||| |o|||| o||||| o||||| o|||o| o||||| [*strings over G - F# E D E] Em G6 Gmaj7 G6 G G6 A A/C# Mary: This was unexpected, what do I do now? Could we start...