Sullivan’s John waltz

Also known as Sullivans John.

There are 9 recordings of this tune.

Sullivan's John has been added to 29 tunebooks.

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One setting

1
X: 1
T: Sullivan's John
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmix
A2|D4 D2|E4 FG|A4 d2|c4 B2|A2 G2 E2|D4 E2|D6-|D4 A2|
d4 d2|e4 d2|c4 Bc|A2 G2 E2|D4 DD|E2 F2 G2|A6-|A4 A2|
d4 cd|e4 d2|c4 B/c/B|A2 G2 E2|D4 D2|E2 F2 G2|A6-|A2 G2 E2|
D4 CD|E4 FG|A4 d2|c4 B2|A3 G E2|D4 E2|D6-|D4||

Two comments

“If I hadn’t got the music I think I’d be very hungry” ~ Paddy ‘Pecker’ Dunne

Discussion: “If I hadn’t got the music I think I’d be very hungry” ~ Paddy ‘Pecker’ Dunne
# Posted on February 12th 2011 by ceolachan
https://thesession.org/discussions/26755

I’ve already written half a dozen of you on this, and thanks to Nicholas for knocking some sense of it into me, but I’m after the history of the air, though I also enjoy Paddy ‘Pecker’ Dunn’s lyrics to this, “Sullivan’s John”…