Soldier’s Joy, aka Plymouth


Key: D

Form: Hornpipe

ABC:

|:FG|AFDF AFDF|A2 d2 d2 cB|AFDF AFDF|G2E2 E2 FG|
|AFDF AFDF|A2 d2 d2 de|fafd egec|d2f2d2:|
|:de|fdAd fagf|edcd efge| fdAd fgaf|edcB A2 de|
|fdAd fagf|edcd efge|fafd egec|d2f2 d2:|

MP3: (This version stripped down for learning.)

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(An up-to-speed, Appalachian version.)

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Soldiers joy

Link (Midi or Youtube):

Source (if known): Traditional

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Region: England, Appalachia

Notes:  There appear to be hundreds of versions of this old hornpipe.