O Susanna Sheet Music,
with Lyrics & Chords

O Susanna is a song from the olden days of gold panning, and it's still fun to sing and play!  Get the sheet music for beginning piano here.

Page two of "O Susannah" piano music

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O Susannah piano arrangement with solid chords in the left hand
O Susannah piano arrangement with solid chords in the left hand, page two.

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Now this last arrangement is JUST THE SAME in the treble clef, but the bass clef chords (also just the same) are split into what I call "bottom, top, bottom, top" chords for my students.

This is the most fun way to play "O Susannah"!

O Susannah piano sheet music with energetic left hand chords

Page two:

O Susannah piano sheet music with energetic left hand chords

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Here is the solo guitar arrangement, complete with guitar tabs!

O Susanna guitar tabs and chords
O Susanna guitar tabs and chords in the key of C

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Now here's something different - a guitar duet arrangement of O Susannah that has NO GUITAR TABS, but instead has a helper sheet to figure out (or remind students of) the standard treble clef notation:

Guitar duet of O Susannah, page 1
Notes for O Susannah guitar duet

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Here is what the harmony part looks like:

This will be a challenge to your guitar students who aren't learning how to read standard notation.




The links for the piano arrangements:


Download easiest arrangement of O Susanna


Download easy version of O Susanna song


Download split chords arrangement of O Susanna 


The link to the solo guitar music:


Download the guitar tabs sheet music 


The links to the guitar duets without tabs:


Download the guitar duet, part 1


Download the guitar duet, part 2








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About the Author

Dana Thynes

Hi, I'm Dana!  (Say that like "Anna".)  I'm the owner of Music-for-Music-Teachers.com, and a newer site, SingTheBibleStory.com.

Like some of you, I've been playing the piano since early childhood, and have added a few other instruments along the way, plus an interest in arranging and composing music.

You can find out more about me and the reason for this website at my About Me page.