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 11 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
(3Ace |"A" a6 |"E" g4 f2 |"A" e3 f (3ecA |"F#m" E6 |"A" A3 G Ac |"F#m" f4 e2 |"E7" G6- | G3 E GB |
"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 |
"E7" d'6 |"F#m" c'6 |"E" b3 g ec |"E" B6 |"E7" E2 G2 B2 |"E7" e2 f3 e |"A" c6- | c3 E (3Ace |
"A" c'6 |"E" b6 |"A" a3 b (3aed |"F#m" c6 |"A" E3 A ce |"Bm" a2 g2 =g2 |"D" f6- | f3 A G=G |
"Bm" F2 Ad ^ef |"D" a3 a ga |"A" e3 a ga |"C#m" c4 E=F |"D" F3 E F=G |"E" G3 F E2 | "A" A6- | A3 z z2 |

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).