Kitty Lie Over

Jig, D, Traditional Irish
Also know as: The Frost is All Over; Paddy’s Return

Kitty Lie Over; Traditional Irish Jig. TrailJams Tune of the Week. Play it together September 23, 2021. Illustration copyright 2021 Jonathan Lay.


Dots (Music Notation)

As always for traditional tunes, the musical notation and chords do not indicate the “right” way to play the tune, but are a useful reference.

Sheet music for Kitty Lie Over (The Frost is All Over) Traditional Irish Jig. Key of D. Chords for Kitty Lie Over.
Play from the Dots
Slow tempo 70bpm
Moderate tempo 90bpm


Examples of sets that include Kitty Lie Over (The Frost is All Over):

  • Garrett Barry’s Jig (D Mixolydian) / Kitty Lie Over (D) / Out on the Ocean (G)
  • Blarney Pilgrim (D Mixolydian) / Garrett Barry’s Jig (D Mixolydian) / Kitty Lie Over (D)

References and Resources

For those who want to dig deeper, here are some other resources.