The Dolphin waltz

Also known as The Dauphin.

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Dolphin has been added to 1 tune set.

The Dolphin has been added to 13 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Dolphin
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
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"E7" g6|"F#m" f6|"E" e3 d BG|"E" E6|"E7" E2 G2 B2|"E7" e2 f3 e|"A" c6-|c3 A ce|
"A" a6|"E" g4 f2|"A" e3 f (3ecA|"F#m" E6|"A" A3 G Ac|"Bm" f4 e2|"D" d6-|d4 A=G|
"Bm" F2 A^c df|"D" a3 a ga|"A" e3 a ga|"C#m" c4 E=F|"D" F3 E F=G|"E" G2 F2 E2|"A" A6-|"A" A3 E (3Ace|
"A" c'6|"E" b6|"A" a3 b (3aed|"F#m" c6|"A" E3 A ce|"F#m" a2 f2 =g2|"E" g6-|g6|
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Two comments

The Dolphin Waltz

I loved this tune the first time I heard it on a recording by Shetland fiddler Trevor Hunter. Duncan Chisholm has also recorded it. It was written by a Canadian fiddler Johnny Mooring, and might have been originally titled "The Dauphin Waltz" (French for dolphin I think).