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The Carrowbeg Set

From county Mayo. First sides is on the left.

5 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 136 Ladies back-to-back Jig 02:06
2 160 Sevens Polka 02:25
3 168 Line up Reel 02:32
4 160 Figure of eight Reel 02:57
5 144 Steal the lady Reel 02:25

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 12:25.

Notes

This new set dance was composed in the Mayo style in 2015. It is named after the Carrowbeg River and the set was presented at the Connie Ryan Set Dance Weekend in Nenagh, county Tipperary, in January 2016.

There are no CDs which feature this music.

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
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
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
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
Black Valley Square Jig 2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 2
Figure 2 - 160 bars of Polkas.
Sliabh Luachra 2 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 2
3 3
1 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 9
2 10
3 11
1 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 15
2 16
3 17
1 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 1
2 2
3 3
1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 19
2 20
3 21
6 24
Connemara 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 6
Aran 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 05 1
Valentia Right and Left 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 8
Doire Cholm Cille 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 17
Inis Oirr 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 9
Tory Island 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 9
Limerick Tumblers 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 13
5 17
Dublin 1 18
Tory Island Lancers 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 9
Coomhola 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 11
Clare Lancers 1 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 1
Sliabh Luachra 1 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 17
2 18
3 19
1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 6
2 7
3 8
Kenmare Polka 5 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 17
Sliabh Luachra 1 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 1
2 2
3 3
Clare Lancers 1 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 13
Figure 3 - 168 bars of Reels.
Rinkinstown 3 Ceili Time Irish Set Dancing Fun 3
Clare Orange and Green 1 19
Cavan Reel 2 Fodhla Ceili Band Music For Set Dancing 5
2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 8
Labasheeda 7 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 15
Clare Orange and Green 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 8
Melleray Lancers 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 08 5
South Sligo Lancers 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 2
Dublin 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 21
Rinkinstown 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 1
3 3
Ballykeale 3 7
Hunter Valley 1 21
2 22
3 23
Clare Orange and Green 1 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 19
Leitrim 4 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 4 20
Southern Cross 2 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 5
Clare Orange and Green 1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 1 1
South Sligo Lancers 2 Triskell Irish Set Dancing CD - Faoi Do Chois 16
Clare Orange and Green 1 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 1
Figure 4 - 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
Black Valley Square Jig 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 18
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
Black Valley Square Jig 5 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 5
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
Figure 5 - 144 bars of Reels.
Antrim Square 1 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 15
1 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 8
Clare Lancers 3 13
Sliabh Fraoch 3 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 13
Clare Lancers 3 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 18
3 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 3
Donegal 3 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 16
Clare Lancers 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 05 11
Caragh Lake Jig 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 16
Doire Cholm Cille 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 18
Kildownet Half 3 26
Antrim Square 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 1
Flight of The Earls 1 4
Sliabh Fraoch 3 10
Lough Neagh 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 2
Clare Lancers 3 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 9
3 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 3
Sliabh Fraoch 3 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Play the Keys 7
Clare Lancers 3 12
3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 3 9
3 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 19
3 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 1 3
Antrim Square 1 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 1
Clare Lancers 3 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 4 3
Ardgroom Polka 4 Various Artists The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 11
Clare Lancers 3 15

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Come West Along the Road p89
Michael and Susan Harrison DanceMinder https://danceminder.com/dance/show/carrow

Videos

Channel Figure URL
Pat Murphy 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6xNfPzLc8E
2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2GOxX9y8NCI

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