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The Jack Canny Half Set

Also known as: The Jack Canny Set.

From county Non-Ireland. First sides is on the left.

3 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 96 The Clare Cosy Reel 01:37
2 104 The Bridge Reel 01:36
3 104 The Canny Chase Reel 01:36

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 04:49.

Notes

Written by Nora Stewart for Jack Canny, an Irishman who lived in Canberra and passed on his Clare music and dance tradition there.

There are no CDs which feature this music.

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 96 bars of Reels.
Caledonian 2 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 2
2 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 2
Kilfenora Plain 1 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 5
1 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 6
1 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 17
Caledonian 2 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 8
2 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 6
2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 18
Rosscahill 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 29
Borlin Jenny 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 1
2 2
3 3
Kilfenora Plain 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 1
Caledonian 2 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 2
2 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 2
Kilfenora Plain 1 19
Caledonian 2 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 2
Kilfenora Plain 1 Rise The Dust All Set 5
Caledonian 2 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 2
South Galway Reel 3 9
Caledonian 2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 7
Figure 2 - 104 bars of Reels.
South Kerry 3 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 18
Monaghan 1 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 1
4 4
1 Fodhla Ceili Band Music For Set Dancing 6
South Galway Reel 5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 14
Corofin Plain 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 2
Monaghan 1 9
Balleyvourney Jig 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 7
3 8
Doire Cholm Cille 4 19
Loughgraney 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 15
Armagh 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 10
Tyrawley 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 12
South Galway Reel 5 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 9
Figure 3 - 104 bars of Reels.
South Kerry 3 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 18
Monaghan 1 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 1
4 4
1 Fodhla Ceili Band Music For Set Dancing 6
South Galway Reel 5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 14
Corofin Plain 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 2
Monaghan 1 9
Balleyvourney Jig 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 7
3 8
Doire Cholm Cille 4 19
Loughgraney 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 15
Armagh 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 14 10
Tyrawley 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 12
South Galway Reel 5 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 9

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Pat Murphy Come West Along the Road p116
Nora Stewart and Martin Largey Easy Set Dancing http://www.setdancing.com.au/content/The%20Jack%20Canny%20Half%20Set%20-with%20YouTube%20tutorial%20links%20JUNE%202016.pdf

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