X:1 T:Irish Pelt M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 533, p. 203) N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive Bands of Great Britain and Ireland” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G BAB EFE|BAG FED|BAB EFE|BAB dAF| BAB EFE|BAG FED|AFD DFD|ABA AGF:| |:EFE E2e|DED D2d|EFE EEe|BcB BAF| E/E/EE E2e|D/D/DD D2d|AFD DFD|ABA AGF:|]
IRISH PELT. AKA and see "Humors of Ballinamult (The)," "Jackson's Sport," "Kiss My Wife and Welcome," "Mrs. Dungannon's Jigg." The tune appears under this title in Glasgow publisher James Aird's Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (volume III, 1788, No. 533), published at the end of the 18th century.