Daybreak polka

Also known as The Daybreak.

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

Daybreak has been added to 2 tunebooks.

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Three settings

X: 1
T: Daybreak
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: AB AG | ED B,D | G2 AB | d2 dc |
Bc/B/ AG | ED B,D | G2 AB | AG G2 :|
K: Dmaj
|: AB/A/ FA | d2 AB | dc/d/ ef | a2 ag |
fg/f/ ed | Bd Ad | fd ec | dB =cB :|
X: 2
T: Daybreak
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: AB AG | ED B,D | GF/G/ AB | d2 dc |
BG/A/ BG | ED B,D | GF/G/ AB | AG G2 :|
K: Dmaj
|: A2 AB | d2 dA | dA/d/ ef | a2 ag |
f>e fd | Bd Ad | fd ec | d2 dB :|
X: 3
T: Daybreak
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: Bc/B/ AG | ED ED | G2 AB | d2 dc |
Bc/B/ AG | ED ED | G2 AB | AG G2 :|
K: Dmaj
|: A2 AB | d2 dB | dc/d/ ef | a2 ag |
fg/f/ ed | Bd Ad | fd ec |1 d2 dB :|2 d2 dA ||

Three comments

Daybreak, X:2

From the playing of John Redmond.

Daybreak, X:3

Whistle friendly setting. Some combination of X1 and X2, with a few small variations as well.

Prefer those low-B’s from X1 & X2, but, in this case the E’s work better in place of octave jumped B’s.