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The Black Valley Square Jig Set

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5 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 120 None Jig 01:57
2 136 None Jig 02:10
3 232 None Jig 03:39
4 104 None Jig,Slide 01:40
5 160 None Reel 02:45

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 12:11.

2 Recordings

Type Artist Title Track # Last Updated
CD Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 14
CD Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 1

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 120 bars of Jigs.
Cashel 6 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 16
6 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 21
6 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 13
6 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 02 19
Mazurka 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 19
Gillen 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 14
Mayo Lancers 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 18
Glencorrib 3 30
Cashel 6 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 20
6 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 11
6 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 12
6 Rise The Dust All Set 16
6 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 4 16
Leitrim 1 17
Cashel 6 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 12
Mazurka 3 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 1 9
Figure 2 - 136 bars of Jigs.
Antrim Square 2 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 9
Blacktown 1 Irish Set Dancing Fun 14
Cuchulainn 1 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 1
3 3
South Kerry 5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 21
Durrow Threshing 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 2
Caragh Lake Jig 1 11
South Sligo Lancers 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 1
Glencree 1 21
5 25
Killyon 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 13
Glencorrib 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 33
Armagh 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 14
Antrim Square 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 2
Cuchulainn 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 23
Blacktown 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 5
Ballykeale 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 6
Hunter Valley 4 24
Cashel 2 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 7
2 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 8
Templebeg 5 Rise The Dust Give it a Lift 13
Antrim Square 2 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 2
Southern Cross 6 9
Figure 3 - 232 bars of Jigs.
Televara 6 Various Artists The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 6
Figure 4 - 104 bars of Jig,Slides.
Armagh 1 Cathal McAnulty Ceili Band Sets Workshop 6
Corofin Plain 2 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 2
Fermanagh Quadrilles 5 Irish Set Dancing Fun 9
Blacktown 2 15
Corofin Plain 2 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 2
2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 2
Monaghan 1 9
Fermanagh Quadrilles 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 20
Balleyvourney Jig 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 7
3 8
Doire Cholm Cille 4 19
Glencorrib 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 31
Armagh 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 10
Blacktown 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 6
Atha Caoiré 2 11
Corofin Plain 2 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Eile Air 7
Moate 2 Rise The Dust Give it a Lift 19
Corofin Plain 2 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 2 2
Leitrim 5 Music For Sets volume 4 21
Corofin Plain 2 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 2
2 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 2
Figure 5 - 160 bars of Reels.
Connemara 1 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 7
Clare Lancers 1 Beltaine Irish Traditional Dance Music 7
Connemara 1 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 12
Moycullen 1 House At Home 5
2 6
Clare Lancers 1 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 11
1 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 16
Connemara 1 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 11
1 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 4
Inis Oirr 2 Music In The Glen 11
3 12
Connemara 1 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 19
Clare Lancers 1 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 1
Clare Plain (Reel) 5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 5
Paris 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 1
5 5
Connemara 1 6
Labasheeda 6 16
Aran 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 05 1
Clare Lancers 1 9
Doire Cholm Cille 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 17
Inis Oirr 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 8
3 9
Lough Neagh 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 4
Port Fairy 3 27
Clare Lancers 1 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 7
Connemara 1 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 7
Clare Lancers 1 Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 1
Caledonian 6 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 6
Clare Lancers 1 Play the Keys 10
Connemara 1 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 1
Aran 1 10
Connemara 1 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 13
Moycullen 1 Rise The Dust All Set 1
2 2
Aran 1 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 12
Connemara 1 15
Clare Lancers 1 Music For Sets volume 3 7
Connemara 1 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 13
Clare Lancers 1 17
1 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 1 1
Paris 1 Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 13
1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 1
Clare Lancers 1 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 4 1
Connemara 1 Triskell Irish Set Dancing CD - Faoi Do Chois 1
Clare Lancers 1 Various Artists The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 13

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Toss The Feathers p74
Dr. Lenette S. and Larry E. Taylor Crooked River Set Dancers http://www.personal.kent.edu/~ltaylor1/black%20valley.htm
Joe O'Hara Irish Set Dancing - List of Set Dances 1 http://setdanceteacher.ie/blackvalley.htm

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