The Drover’s Dream

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Time Signature: 6.8

Key of Tune: G

Tune Type: Jig

Number of Bars: 32

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http://ozfolksongaday.blogspot.com/2011/04/drovers-dream.html
A popular song across Australia in it’s day. The tune is a variation of Killaloe, which is also the regimental quick march of the Royal Irish Regiment.

https://mainlynorfolk.info/lloyd/songs/thedroversdream.html
The tune will be recognised as an amiable variant of the old American Civil War song Tramp, Tramp, Tramp, composed by George F. Root who also wrote The Battle-Cry of Freedom.

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