Here is the standard score and music file for Cader Idris also know as Sweet Jenny Jones
It is a nice pretty waltz time tune that generally gets played at a reasonable pace is sessions and you can always embellish later on as you get more proficient.
I have split the tune into 6 phrases. Get each phrase under your belt one at a time before attemting the whole thing. The name of the game is to not try and learn the whole thing in one go. If you want to eat an Elephant, try small bites!
Here is the music, split into 6 phrases.
Click on the links below to the detailed phrases
- Phrase 1
- Phrase 2
- Phrase 1 and 2 combined
- Phrase 3
- Phrase 4
- Phrase 5
- Phrase 6
- Phrase 3,4,5 and 6 combined (its not as bad as it looks!)
- Cader Idris the whole thing.
This is the “D box”, showing the string numbers referred to in the sheet music.