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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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Sand dance! Jig > 20 transcriptions > 10 transcriptions > 5 transcriptions Has some stepwise movement minor major G B 4/4 6/8 Has notes text No chords explore more...


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X: 1
T: Jump At the Sun
C: John Kirkpatrick 1972
M: 6/8
R: jig
K: Gm
|:"Gm"GBd ^c2d| GBd ^c2d| gdd gdd| "Gm"dcB "D"A3|
"Gm"GBd ^c2d| GBd ^c2d| "Gm"gdd "Cm"ed=c|1"D7"BcA "Gm"G3:|2"D7"BcA "Gm"G2||
|:d| "Gm"gdd bag| "D7"add c'ba| "Gm"bag bag| "D7"add e2d|
   "Gm"gdd bag| "D7"add c'ba| "Gm"gdd "Cm"edc| "D7"BcA "Gm"G2:|

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