Bess King's Jig

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X:1 T:Bess King's Jigg B:Walsh M:6/4 L:1/8 K:Gm ef| g6 f3 e d2| e2 g2 c2 =B3 c d2| e3 d c2 B3 _A G2| _A2 F3 E/2F/2 G4:: G_A| B3 c B2 e4 e/2f/2g| f2 edcB B4 b2| g3 f e2 d2 e2 dc| g6 g4 f2| e2 d2 c2 =B2 c2 d2|e2 f2 g2 _a4 g2| f2 ed e2 G2 c2 =B2 |c6 c4:||

BESS KING'S JIG. English, Triple Hornpipe (3/2 time). G Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody appears in Walsh's third collection of Lancashire tunes (Lancashire Jigs, Hornpipes, Joaks, etc.) published c. 1730.

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