Ballingeary Jig Set

Category: Irish Set
Description:


Danced quite fast. Use waltz hold throughout.
Notes from Pat Murphy via Set Dancing News “This traditional set from west Cork is danced to slides. I first learned it at a class in the Piper’s Club in Dublin.  It has previously been published by Eileen O’Doherty in her set dancing collection The Walking Polka.”

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Figure 1: Diamond (Slide)

112 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone Quarterhouse 32
2 Top Couples Tops House 8
3 Tops Diamond 8
4 Tops Swing 8
5 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16
6 Side Couples Dance 2 to 4 24
7 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16

Figure 2: Gents cross (Slide)

128 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone Quarterhouse 32
2 Top Couples Tops House 8
3 Tops Diamond 8
4 Gents cross 8
5 Gents cross home 8
6 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16
7 Side Couples Dance 2 to 5 32
8 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16

Figure 3: Ladies Wheel (Slide)

144 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone Quarterhouse 32
2 Top Couples House 8
3 Tops Diamond 8
4 Ladies wheel 8
5 Gents wheel 8
6 Everyone Swing 8
7 Quarterhouse halfway 16
8 Side Couples Dance 2 to 6 40
9 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16

Figure 4: Swing the ladies (Slide)

160 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone Quarterhouse 32
2 Top Couples Tops House 8
3 Tops Diamond 8
4 Swing the ladies 32
5 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16
6 Side Couples Dance 2 to 4 48
7 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16

Figure 5: Chain (Slide)

128 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone Quarterhouse 32
2 Top Couples Tops House 8
3 Tops Diamond 8
4 Everyone All chain halfway 8
5 Swing 8
6 Quarterhouse halfway 16
7 Side Couples Dance 2 to 5 32
8 Everyone Quarterhouse halfway 16
Added on 2011-06-19 14:34:43.
Modified on 2016-03-27 08:55:02.
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