Betsy’s Delight jig

By Liz Kane

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Betsy’s Delight has been added to 2 tune sets.

Betsy's Delight has been added to 31 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Betsy's Delight
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Ddor
D2 E FED|Ade c{dc}AG|FAd fed|{d}cAG ECE|
DA,D FED|dce dcA|GEG cBA|1 GEC D2 A,:|2 GEC D2 c||
Add dcA|cfe dcA|GEG cBA|GEG c{d}cB|
Ade fed|gfe {e}dcA|F A/B/c dcA|1 GEC D2 c:|2 GEC DFE||
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Betsy’s Delight

This tune was written in 2003 by Liz Kane for her maternal grandmother. It’s the second tune in a set, following Jig for Jimmy, written by Liz for her maternal grandfather.

A sweet, dark little jig, played with heart. The sort of tune people say, “I wish I’d written it.”

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With Jig for Jimmy

I’ve posted Jig for Jimmy, for the complete set as played on Under the Diamond (track 9). See:

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