The Dance Of The Week for this week is The Merchant Set, a new set created by Pádraig and Róisín McEneany in late 2013. It’s a short, fun looking set which has the dancers dancing top position in turn on each figure. Click through for notes and video of the second figure.
Let us know if you’ve got video of any of the other figures!
This week’s Dance Of The Week is the St Bernhard’s Waltz. It’s a simple waltz that’s popular throughout Ireland and Scotland and has several variations. Click through for notes for one of the variations and links to example video.
This is a quite fun set that’s got a variety of movements that makes it both fun to dance and to watch. Click through for notes on the set and newly uploaded videos.
The Dance Of The Week for this week is the Cavan Reel Set. This is a fun set that’s widely danced in performance and competition settings. There are at least two variations of this lively set with plenty of opportunity for battering. Click through for notes and video links.