BESSIE. Irish, Air (3/4 time). D Minor. Standard tuning. One part. Identified as "Irish" by publisher Howe.
Printed source: Howe (1,000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 23.
X:1 T:Bessie M:3/4 L:1/8 N:"With expression" R:Air S:Howe - 1000 Jigs and Reels Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Dmin D>E FG A=B | c2 [F2d2] c_B | A>G FG A>F | GF D2 de | f2e2d2 | c2F2G2 | A2d2e2 | d4 de | f2 AG A=B | c2d2 c_B | A>G FG A>F | G>F D2 DC | D2 d>f ed | c2A2 FA | GF D2 [B,2D2] | [C6D6] ||