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The Limestone Plain Set

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

6 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 112 Cross over Reel 01:57
2 112 Show the lady Jig 01:53
3 176 Individuals Reel 02:59
4 224 Wheelbarrows Jig 03:30
5 192 Diagonal Chains Polka 02:35
6 184 Loop the loop Hornpipe 03:06

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 16:00.

Notes

Written in memory of John McCauley.

Canberra is sited on the Limestone Plain, and the discovery of limestone near the Molonglo River is one of the reasons Canberra was chosen as the site of Australia’s capital city.

There are no CDs which feature this music.

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 112 bars of Reels.
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 16
1 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 7
Corofin Plain 1 Ceili Time Set Dancing Volume 1 1
Kilfenora Plain 2 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 6
2 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 7
5 10
Fermanagh 4 15
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 1
Corofin Plain 1 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 1
Williamstown 2 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 16
Louisburgh 2 Music In The Glen 15
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 12
1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 1
Corofin Plain 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 06 1
Williamstown 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 2
Kildownet Half 1 24
Borlin Jenny 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 5
6 6
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 21
1 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 11
1 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 13
1 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 19
Corofin Plain 1 Buail Cois Eile Air 6
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 7
1 Rise The Dust All Set 17
South Galway Reel 5 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 11
Corofin Plain 1 Music For Sets volume 2 1
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Music For Sets volume 4 1
Corofin Plain 1 Swallow's Tail In Full Flight 1
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 1
1 The Coast Ceili Band Set Dancing Downunder 16
Corofin Plain 1 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 1
Figure 2 - 112 bars of Jigs.
Kilfenora Plain 5 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 9
2 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 7
5 10
2 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 18
5 21
Kildownet Half 1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 11 24
Kilfenora Plain 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 2
5 5
Newmarket Meserts 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 21
Clare Plain (Reel) 1 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 21
Kilfenora Plain 2 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 20
5 23
2 Rise The Dust All Set 6
5 9
Newmarket Meserts 5 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 5
Figure 3 - 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
Blacktown 4 Irish Set Dancing Fun 17
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
Blacktown 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 8
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 4 - 224 bars of Jigs.
Caledonian 4 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 4
4 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 4
4 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 10
4 Lough Ree Ceili Band Keep 'er Lit - Live from Spanish Point 8
4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 20
Paris 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 4
Ballycroy 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 11
Newmarket Meserts 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 19 18
Caledonian 4 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 4
4 Michéal Sexton and Pat Walsh Music for Set Dancing - "Live" 4
4 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 4
4 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 4
Paris 4 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 16
Newmarket Meserts 2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 2 2
Paris 4 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 4
Caledonian 4 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 9
Victoria Jig 2 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 15
Figure 5 - 192 bars of Polkas.
West Kerry 2 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 14
Valentia Right and Left 4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 9
West Kerry 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 23
3 24
Clare Lancers 2 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 2 - Mad To Dance 2
Croisloch 3 Rise The Dust Give it a Lift 7
Caledonian 3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 3
Clare Lancers 4 Music For Sets volume 3 10
West Kerry 2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 19
2 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 8
Clare Lancers 2 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 14
4 16
Figure 6 - 184 bars of Hornpipes.
Connemara Jig 4 Cathal McAnulty Ceili Band Sets Workshop 4
Newport 2 20
2 Gleann an Iolair Ceili Band The Derry Boat 9
2 Glenside Ceili Band Set Dance Music From Glen 9
2 Heather Breeze Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening 2
2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 08 2
2 18
Atha Caoiré 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 20 14
Newport 2 McIlroy Band Hilltown Ceili with caller Joe Farrell 13
2 Michael Sexton Ceili Band Volume 1 18
Connemara Jig 4 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Eile Air 4
Newport 2 13
2 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 2 13
Connemara Jig 4 Music For Sets volume 3 4
Televara 4 Various Artists The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 4

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Instructions

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