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Very popular as a Chapeloise tune (and sometimes claimed as traditional French)

(Jump at the Sun messed about, by Simon Garbutt, with apologies to JK)

transcribed from "Opus Pocus", the John Kirkpatrick & Sue Harris Tunebook, Dragonfly Music 1988


John Kirkpatrick, via EF

Bernie Waugh

Cassette tape, many years ago

Simon Garbutt tradtunes 2008-1-23

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T:Jump at the Sun
C:John Kirkpatrick
S:Bernie Waugh
K:G minor
"Gm"GBd ^c2d|GBd ^c2d|gdd gdd|dcB "D"A3|
"Gm"GBd ^c2d|GBd ^c2d|gdd "Cm"edc|1\
"D7"BcA "Gm"G3:|2"D7"BcA "Gm"G2d||
"Gm"gdd bag|"D7"add c'ba|"Gm"bag bag|"D"a^fd "D7"e2d|
"Gm"gdd bag|"D7"add c'ba|"Gm"gdd "Cm"edc|1\
"D7"BcA "Gm"G2d:|2"D7"BcA "Gm"G3|]

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