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The Blacktown Set

From county Tyrone. First sides is on the left.

5 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 136 Chain and swing Jig 02:08
2 104 Advance and square back Jig 01:38
3 168 Dance into centre Jig 02:36
4 176 Advance in three Reel 03:03
5 136 Jazz Mixer March 02:30

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 11:55.

2 Recordings

Type Artist Title Track # Last Updated
CD Ceili Time Irish Set Dancing Fun 14
CD Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 5

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 136 bars of Jigs.
Antrim Square 2 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 9
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
Black Valley Square Jig 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 15
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
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
Black Valley Square Jig 2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 2
Figure 2 - 104 bars of Jigs.
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
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
Black Valley Square Jig 4 17
Fermanagh Quadrilles 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 20
Doire Cholm Cille 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 19
Glencorrib 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 31
Armagh 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 10
Corofin Plain 2 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Eile Air 7
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
Black Valley Square Jig 4 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 4
Corofin Plain 2 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 2
Figure 3 - 168 bars of Jigs.
Fermanagh 2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 8
Leitrim 3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 4 19
Figure 4 - 176 bars of Reels.
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 18
3 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 9
Corofin Plain 3 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 3
Kilfenora Plain 3 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 7
3 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 8
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 3
Corofin Plain 3 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 3
Kilfenora Plain 3 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 19
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 14
3 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 3
Labasheeda 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 14
Corofin Plain 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 3
Killyon 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 14
Kilfenora Plain 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 3
Loughgraney 6 19
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 22
3 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 13
3 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 15
Kilfenora Plain 3 21
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 21
Corofin Plain 3 Buail Cois Eile Air 8
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 9
Kilfenora Plain 3 Rise The Dust All Set 7
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 19
Corofin Plain 3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 2 3
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Music For Sets volume 4 3
Corofin Plain 3 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 3
Clare Plain (Reel) 3 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 3
3 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 18
Corofin Plain 3 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 3
Figure 5 - 136 bars of Marchs.
No CDs have 136 bars of Marchs.
No CDs have 144 bars of Marchs.
No CDs have 152 bars of Marchs.
Paris 5 (160 bars) Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 17
5 (160 bars) Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 5

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Tabhair Dom Do Lamh p83
Dr. Lenette S. and Larry E. Taylor Crooked River Set Dancers http://www.personal.kent.edu/~ltaylor1/blacktown.htm
Michael and Susan Harrison DanceMinder http://www.danceminder.com/dance/show/blacto

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