Annotation:Irish Lilt (2) (An)

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X:1 T:Irish Lilt [2] L:1/8 M:6/8 R:Jig K:A EAA cAA|eAA cAA|EAA cAA|BAB cAA| EAA cAA|eAA cAA|aga ecA|BAB cAA:| |:aga ecA|cAc efg|aga ecA|BAB cAA| aga ecA|cAc efg|aga ecA|BAB cAA:| |:EAA cee|dff cee|EAA cee|BAB cAA| EAA cee|dff cee|aga ecA|BAB cAA:|

IRISH LILT [2], AN. AKA and see "Miss Walsh's Fancy," "Reel de Washington." Irish, Jig (6/8 time). A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABC (Sweet): AABBCC (Kerr). The second strain resembles "Top of Cork Road (The)." "Miss Walsh's Fancy" in O'Neill. See also J.O. LaMadeleine's version as "Reel de Washington," recorded in Montreal in 1939.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 2), c. 1880's; No. 240, p. 27. Riley (Flute Melodies), 1814; p. 11. Sweet (Fifer's Delight), 1964/1981; p. 27.

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