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The Clare Plain Polka Set

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7 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 112 None Polka 01:33
2 128 None Polka 01:59
3 176 None Polka 03:07
4 240 None Polka 03:35
5 128 None Jig 02:04
6 120 None Fling 00:00
7 160 None Hornpipe 03:31

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 15:49.

1 Recording

Type Artist Title Track # Last Updated
Tape Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 7

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 112 bars of Polkas.
Fermanagh 1 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 12
Balleyvourney Reel 6 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 12
Fermanagh 1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 7
Dublin 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 20
Coomhola 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 9
Croisloch 1 Rise The Dust Give it a Lift 5
Moate 3 20
Fermanagh 1 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 4 7
1 Triskell Irish Set Dancing CD - Faoi Do Chois 11
Kenmare Polka 2 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 14
3 15
Balleyvourney Reel 6 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 18
Figure 2 - 128 bars of Polkas.
Moycullen 4 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 8
Monaghan 5 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 5
Fermanagh 3 14
Labasheeda 3 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 12
Monaghan 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 10
Sliabh gCua 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 15
Ballinascarty Half 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 21
Aherlow 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 25
Limerick Tumblers 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 14
Moycullen 4 Rise The Dust All Set 4
Caledonian 1 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 1
Clare Plain Polka 5 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 11
North Kerry 5 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 12
Figure 3 - 176 bars of Polkas.
Ardgroom Polka 1 Various Artists The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 8
2 9
3 10
Figure 4 - 240 bars of Polkas.
Newport 3 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 10
3 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 10
3 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 3
Donegal 4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 17
Newport 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 08 3
3 19
Inis Meain 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 13
Newport 3 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 14
3 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 19
3 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Eile Air 14
3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 2 14
Figure 5 - 128 bars of Jigs.
Armagh 4 Cathal McAnulty Ceili Band Sets Workshop 9
Birr 2 Ceili Time Irish Set Dancing Fun 11
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
Birr 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 14
Australian Half 4 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 13
6 15
Figure 6 - 120 bars of Flings.
No CDs have 120 bars of Flings.
Kildownet Half 4 (128 bars) Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 27
Figure 7 - 160 bars of Hornpipes.
Caledonian 6 Abbey Ceili Band Bruach an t'Sulain 17
Sliabh Luachra 6 Beal a' Ghleanna 6
Caledonian 6 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 6
6 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 6
Sliabh Luachra 6 House At Home 14
Kilfenora Plain 6 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 10
6 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 11
Sliabh Luachra 6 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 20
Kilfenora Plain 6 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 22
Sliabh Luachra 6 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 6
Caledonian 6 12
6 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 22
Sliabh Luachra 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 24
Paris 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 5
Labasheeda 6 16
Caragh Lake Jig 7 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 17
Kilfenora Plain 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 6
Limerick Tumblers 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 17 17
Newmarket Meserts 6 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 22
Caledonian 6 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 6
Labasheeda 6 Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 17
Caledonian 6 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 6
Kilfenora Plain 6 24
Caledonian 6 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 6
Sliabh Luachra 6 22
Kilfenora Plain 6 Rise The Dust All Set 10
Croisloch 4 Give it a Lift 8
Caledonian 6 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 6
Labasheeda 6 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 1 17
Paris 5 Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 17
Newmarket Meserts 6 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 6
Paris 5 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 5
Sliabh Luachra 6 11
Caledonian 6 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 11
Kenmare Polka 5 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 17
Sliabh Luachra 6 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 6
Borlin 5 24

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Toss The Feathers p180
Dr. Lenette S. and Larry E. Taylor Crooked River Set Dancers http://www.personal.kent.edu/~ltaylor1/plain%20polka.htm
Joe O'Hara Irish Set Dancing - List of Set Dances 1 http://setdanceteacher.ie/POLPLAIN.HTM

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