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The West Limerick Polka Set

From county Limerick. First sides is on the left.

6 Figures

Figure No Bars Figure name Style Avg time
1 160 None Polka 02:25
2 160 None Polka 02:25
3 192 None Slide 02:47
4 88 None Polka 01:18
5 232 None Slide 03:15
6 160 None Hornpipe 03:31

Usual dancing time (no breaks): 15:41.

There are no CDs which feature this music.

Alternate music for these figures:

Set Name Figure No Artist Title Track
Figure 1 - 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 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 - 192 bars of Slides.
West Kerry 3 Abbey Ceili Band Beal a' Ghleanna 13
3 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 15
3 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 24
3 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 20
3 Various Artists The Set 1 - Music For Four Complete Sets 9
3 10
Figure 4 - 88 bars of Polkas.
Sliabh Luachra 4 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 12
South Kerry 1 Danny Webster Come Set Dancing to Danny Webster 16
Sliabh Luachra 4 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 18
4 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 4
North Kerry 4 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 01 6
Sliabh Luachra 4 Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 22
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
Sliabh Luachra 4 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 20
Aran 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
Sliabh Luachra 4 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 9
South Kerry 1 Set Dances of Ireland Vol 5 12
North Kerry 4 Various Artists The Set 2 - Music For Four Complete Sets 11
Sliabh Luachra 4 The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 4
Figure 5 - 232 bars of Slides.
Sliabh Luachra 5 Brian Boru Ceili Band House At Home 13
5 Donncha Lynch Ceili Band Set Dances of Cork and Kerry 19
5 Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band Music for Set Dancing volume 2 - At Home in Sliabh Luachra 5
5 Matt Cunningham Ceili Band Dance Music of Ireland volume 03 23
Jenny Lind 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 07 5
Limerick Orange and Green 5 Dance Music of Ireland volume 12 11
Sliabh Luachra 5 Public House Ceili Band Go Figure 21
5 Tommy McCarthy Set Dances of Ireland Vol 3 10
5 Various Artists The Set 3 - Music For Four Complete Sets 5
Jenny Lind 5 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
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
Clare Plain Polka 7 13
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 The Flowing Tide p179
Dr. Lenette S. and Larry E. Taylor Crooked River Set Dancers http://www.personal.kent.edu/~ltaylor1/west%20limerick.htm

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