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The Birr Set

From county Offaly. First sides is on the left.

4 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 120 Reverse and Chain Reel 02:07
2 128 Sevens and Full Chain Jig 02:00
3 152 Ladies move on Hornpipe 02:55
4 152 Final mixer Polka 02:13

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 09:15.

2 Recordings

Type Artist Title Track # Last Updated
CD Ceili Time Irish Set Dancing Fun 10
CD Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 13

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 120 bars of Reels.
Clare Orange and Green 3 Ceili Time Irish Set Dancing Fun 21
6 24
Williamstown 1 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 15
3 17
Inis Oirr 1 Music In The Glen 10
Mazurka 1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 02 1
2 2
3 3
4 4
Clare Orange and Green 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 10
4 11
6 13
Mazurka 1 19
2 20
3 21
4 22
South Sligo Lancers 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 5
Gillen 3 14
Fermanagh Quadrilles 1 16
Williamstown 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 1
3 3
Mayo Lancers 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 17
Glencorrib 3 30
Inis Oirr 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 7
Mazurka 1 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 1
2 2
3 3
4 4
Clare Orange and Green 3 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 21
6 24
Mazurka 1 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 13
2 14
3 15
4 16
Clare Orange and Green 3 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 1 3
6 6
Mazurka 1 7
2 8
3 9
4 10
Clare Orange and Green 3 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 3
6 6
Figure 2 - 128 bars of Jigs.
Armagh 4 Cathal McAnulty Ceili Band Sets Workshop 9
Monaghan 2 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 2
2 Fodhla Ceili Band Music For Set Dancing 7
Williamstown 4 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 18
Ballycastle 2 21
Monaghan 2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 10
Williamstown 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 4
Doire Cholm Cille 1 16
Armagh 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 11
4 13
Australian Half 4 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 13
6 15
Clare Plain Polka 5 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 11
Figure 3 - 152 bars of Hornpipes.
Durrow Threshing 4 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 25
Cashel 4 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 14
4 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 19
4 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 11
4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 02 17
Durrow Threshing 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 4
Fermanagh Quadrilles 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 17
Doire Cholm Cille 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 20
Cashel 4 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 18
4 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 9
4 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 10
4 Rise The Dust All Set 14
4 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 4 14
4 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 10
Durrow Threshing 4 Triskell Irish Set Dancing CD - Faoi Do Chois 8
Kenmare Polka 4 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 16
Figure 4 - 152 bars of Polkas.
West Kerry 4 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 14
Tipperary Lancers 4 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 10
Ballyduff 1 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 5
3 7
West Kerry 4 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 16
North Kerry 1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 3
2 4
Cashel 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 02 17
Donegal 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 18
Sliabh gCua 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 16
Mazurka 5 23
Durrow Threshing 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 6
West Kerry 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 25
Tory Island 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 5
Ballyduff 1 16
3 18
Tory Island Lancers 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 5
Black Hill 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 18
North Kerry 1 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 2 7
2 8
West Kerry 4 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 21
4 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 11
North Kerry 1 The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 8
2 9
Borlin 1 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 20

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Tabhair Dom Do Lamh p79
Michael and Susan Harrison DanceMinder http://www.danceminder.com/dance/show/birrse

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