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The Sliabh Luachra Set

Also known as: The North Cork Polka Set.

First sides is on the left.

6 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 160 None Polka 02:12
2 160 None Polka 02:10
3 160 None Polka 02:11
4 88 None Polka 01:15
5 232 None Slide 03:10
6 160 None Hornpipe 03:08

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 14:06.

10 Recordings

Type Artist Title Track # Last Updated
CD Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 1
CD Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 9
CD Deenagh Ceili Band Around The House 7
CD Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 15
CD Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 1
DVD Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Irish Set Dancing Made Easy Volume 1 5
CD Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 19
CD Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 17
Tape Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 6
CD Various Artists The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 1

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 160 bars of Polkas.
Sliabh Luachra 3 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 3
2 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 10
3 11
2 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 16
3 17
2 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 2
3 3
2 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 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 2 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 18
3 19
2 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 7
3 8
Kenmare Polka 5 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 17
Sliabh Luachra 2 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 2
3 3
Clare Lancers 1 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 13
Figure 2 - 160 bars of Polkas.
Sliabh Luachra 3 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 3
1 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 9
3 11
1 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 15
3 17
1 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 1
3 3
1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 19
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
3 19
1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 6
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
3 3
Clare Lancers 1 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 13
Figure 3 - 160 bars of Polkas.
Sliabh Luachra 2 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 2
1 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 9
2 10
1 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 15
2 16
1 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 1
2 2
1 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 19
2 20
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
1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 6
2 7
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
Clare Lancers 1 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 13
Figure 4 - 88 bars of Polkas.
North Kerry 4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 6
South Kerry 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 04 17
Aran 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 05 3
Sliabh gCua 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 18
Melleray Lancers 7 Dance Music of Ireland volume 08 10
Ballycommon 2 Dance Music of Ireland volume 09 19
South Sligo Lancers 3 Dance Music of Ireland volume 10 3
Mayo Lancers 7 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 21
Glencorrib 5 32
Aherlow 1 Dance Music of Ireland volume 13 20
Black Hill 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 21 20
Aran 3 PJ Hernon Buail Cois Air 12
3 Shaskeen Music For Sets volume 1 14
North Kerry 4 Music For Sets volume 2 10
South Kerry 1 Temple House Ceili Band Temple House - Music For Sets volume 2 7
1 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 12
North Kerry 4 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 11
Figure 5 - 232 bars of Slides.
Limerick Orange and Green 5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 11
Jenny Lind 5 Various Artists The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 11
Televara 6 The Set 4 - Music For Four Complete Sets 6
Figure 6 - 160 bars of Hornpipes.
Caledonian 6 Abbey Ceili Band Bruach an t'Sulain 17
6 Barefield Ceili Band Between The Sets 6
6 Brian Boru Ceili Band House Around 6
Kilfenora Plain 6 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 10
6 Davey Ceili Band Pipe 'n' Music - For Set Dancing 11
6 Heather Breeze Music In The Glen 22
Caledonian 6 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 12
6 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 22
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
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
Clare Plain Polka 7 13
Paris 5 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 5
Caledonian 6 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 11
Kenmare Polka 5 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 17
Borlin 5 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 24

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Instructions

Author Title Ref Last Updated
Foilsithe ag Comhaltas Ceoltori Eireann agus Cumann Luthchleas Gael An Authentic Guide to Set Dancing p12
Pat Murphy Toss The Feathers p198
Arthur Kingsland Newcastle Irish Set Dancers - Dance Notes http://users.tpg.com.au/juliasm/Irish-Dance/instructions/Sliabh-Luachra-Set.html
Brooks Academy Set Dance notes from the Brooks Academy http://www.setdance.com/sets/sliabh_lucra/english/sliabh_lucra.html
Dr. Lenette S. and Larry E. Taylor Crooked River Set Dancers http://www.personal.kent.edu/~ltaylor1/sliabh%20luachra.htm
Joe O'Hara Irish Set Dancing - List of Set Dances 1 http://setdanceteacher.ie/sliabhluachra.htm
Michael and Susan Harrison DanceMinder http://www.danceminder.com/dance/show/slialu
Paul D. McGuigan Paul McGuigan's List of Sets http://pauls-projects.com/7d.html

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