The Irish waltz

There are 15 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Earl’s Chair (a few times), The Humours Of Tulla (a few times) and Jenny Picking Cockles (a few times).

The Irish has been added to 55 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Irish
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
DD|E2 A2 AB|c3 d ec|dB G3 B|AF D3 D|
E2 A2 AB| cd e2 cA|dB G3 B|A4 :|
eg|a2 ag ea|g2 e2 cd|ef g2 fe|dB G2 =F2|
E2 ABcd|e2 c3 A|dB G3 G|A4 :|

Two comments

This is a very lovely waltz. I usually play it fairly quickly, faster then the average waltz, but not so fast that it seems rushed. It also goes nicely with my favorite tune of all time, Crested Hens.

Who wrote it? or published it first?