The Irish Girl jig

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Irish Girl has been added to 24 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Irish Girl
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
FE2 FAB|(3ccc c cBA |(3cccccBA | BAc BAF |
EEF ABc| dd d d ef | edc BAE | F3 A3 :|
cee ecA| df f f ga | cee ecA | dcd B2B |
cee ecA| df f f ga | edc BAE | F3 A3 :|

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The Irish Girl

Another wee scots jig I learned from Leslie
Craig in A major but it is in the key Bb,
in The Fiddler’s Companion -

IRISH GIRL [4], THE. Irish, Jig. B Flat Major
(Kerr): A Major (Plain Brown). Standard. AABB.
Source for notated version: a c. 1847 music
manuscript by Ellis Knowles, a musician from
Radcliffe, Lancashire, England
[Plain Brown Tune Book].
Kerr (Merry Melodies), vol. 2; No. 279, pg. 30.
Plain Brown Tune Book, 1997; pg. 46.