The Melbourne Sleeper jig

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

The Melbourne Sleeper has been added to 1 tune set.

The Melbourne Sleeper has been added to 12 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Melbourne Sleeper
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:Ade ABd|af2 deB|ABB AdB|ABB BdA|
Bdd deA|Bde af2|eBB AcA|ccd dd2:|
|:ABB ABd|ABB BBA|GAB ddA|Bde af2|
[1ABd ABB|BBA GGA|BAA dBA|ccd dd2:|
[2Ade ABd|af2 BdB|ABB AcA|ccd dd2||
2
X: 2
T: The Melbourne Sleeper
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:A|deA efa|f2 d eBA|BBA dBA|BBB BAB|
ddd eAB|dea f2e|BBA cAc|cdd d2:|
|:A|BBA BdA|BBB BAG|ABd dAB|def e2 A|
[1BdA BBB|BAG GAB|A2 d BAc|cdd d2:|
[2deA efa|f2d eBA|BBA cAc|cdd d2||

Three comments

Transcribed from "Leaving Friday Harbour" by Battlefield Band.

Alternative Setting

To my ear it sounds more like this:

X:1
T:Melbourne Sleeper, The
C:Mike Katz
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:jig
K:Hp
|:A|deA efa|f2 d eBA|BBA dBA|BBB BAB|
ddd eAB|dea f2e|BBA cAc|cdd d2:|
|:A|BBA BdA|BBB BAG|ABd dAB|def e2 A|
[1BdA BBB|BAG GAB|A2 d BAc|cdd d2:|
[2deA efa|f2d eBA|BBA cAc|cdd d2||


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