JIMMY'S RETURN (reel)

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Jimmy's return - MP3
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"Jimmy's return" is a traditional reel from Scotland in B minor (aeolian) with two parts of 8 bars.

 

 

We can start with three simples chords:

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A

B

Chords 1 - MP3
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A_2.jpg
G_2.jpg

Then we can change some Bm by Bm7, A by A/C# and by F#m, as we can create bass lines up and down.

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A

B

Chords 2 - MP3
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A_baseC#.jpg
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Then we can go further: start with a B drone (high position), change the G by a G7M and change the Bm on the B part by a Em7.

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A

A'

B

B'

Chords 3 - MP3
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Bm7_2.jpg
G7M.jpg
A7_2.jpg
Em7.jpg

You can listen to"Jimmy's return" in the album "Times on our hands " from Murty Ryan & Siobhan Peoples (2002).

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Overview (tab + chords)