Lament For Henry Chapin jig

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Lament For Henry Chapin has been added to 3 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: Lament For Henry Chapin
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmix
|:BAG|B4 AG|A4 (3FGA|F D3- D2|G3 GAB|d B4 d|e6-|e4 ef|
g4 af|g4 fe|d B3 AB|c2B A2F|G E3 GA|B2 A G2 F|G/F/ E3 DE|E6-|E3:|
|:d3 dBG|e4 dB|A4 GF|G2 (3FGA B3-|B3 dBG|e4 ef|g6-|g4 ef|
g4 af|g4 fe|dB3 AB|c2B A2F|G E3 GA|B2 A G2 F|G/F/ E3 DE|E6:|

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Lament for Henry Chapin

Appears on the album "Above, Around, Behind, Below" by Brollywacker (1997, John Talbert & Misti Bernard). It also seems to be on an album by Garnet Rogers titled "Speaking Softly in the Dark" (2000, 2007) but many sites list it as "Lament for -Harry- Chapin" and think it to be in honor of the great writer/performer who brought us the lament to fatherhood lost, "The Cat’s in the Cradle" (1974). I have found one source that gives authorship to Sara Baugan.