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Title: Ah a Ira
Description: Longways Country Dance, duple minor

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6,12,0,1208,2 12,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 9,163,149,130,270,130,370,297,191,330,270,330,370 9,204,140,130,270,130,370,256,200,330,270,330,370 9,241,149,130,270,130,370,219,191,330,270,330,370 9,257,169,130,270,130,370,203,171,330,270,330,370 9,240,191,130,270,130,370,220,149,330,270,330,370 9,204,200,130,270,130,370,256,140,330,270,330,370 9,164,191,130,270,130,370,296,149,330,270,330,370 9,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 11,107,199,130,250,130,370,353,199,330,250,330,370 11,101,222,130,220,130,370,359,222,330,220,330,370 11,108,248,130,190,130,370,352,248,330,190,330,370 10,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 9,130,270,163,149,130,370,330,270,297,191,330,370 9,130,270,204,140,130,370,330,270,256,200,330,370 9,130,270,241,149,130,370,330,270,219,191,330,370 9,130,270,257,169,130,370,330,270,203,171,330,370 9,130,270,240,191,130,370,330,270,220,149,330,370 9,130,270,204,200,130,370,330,270,256,140,330,370 9,130,270,164,191,130,370,330,270,296,149,330,370 9,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 11,130,250,107,199,130,370,330,250,353,199,330,370 11,130,220,101,222,130,370,330,220,359,222,330,370 11,130,190,108,248,130,370,330,190,352,248,330,370 10,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 2,143,170,130,270,130,370,316,170,330,270,330,370 2,163,170,130,270,130,370,296,170,330,270,330,370 2,183,170,130,270,130,370,275,170,330,270,330,370 1,196,170,130,270,130,370,262,170,330,270,330,370 7,196,205,130,270,130,370,262,205,330,270,330,370 7,196,258,130,270,130,370,262,258,330,270,330,370 6,196,311,130,270,130,370,262,311,330,270,330,370 7,196,345,130,270,130,370,262,345,330,270,330,370 3,196,335,130,270,130,370,262,335,330,270,330,370 3,196,320,130,270,130,370,262,320,330,270,330,370 4,196,305,130,270,130,370,262,305,330,270,330,370 3,196,295,130,270,130,370,262,295,330,270,330,370 3,183,290,130,250,130,370,276,290,330,250,330,370 3,163,282,130,220,130,370,296,282,330,220,330,370 2,143,275,130,190,130,370,317,275,330,190,330,370 3,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 7,163,249,130,170,130,370,297,291,330,170,330,370 7,204,240,130,170,130,370,256,300,330,170,330,370 7,241,249,130,170,130,370,219,291,330,170,330,370 7,257,269,130,170,130,370,203,271,330,170,330,370 7,240,291,130,170,130,370,220,249,330,170,330,370 7,204,300,130,170,130,370,256,240,330,170,330,370 7,164,291,130,170,130,370,296,249,330,170,330,370 7,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 7,164,291,130,170,130,370,296,249,330,170,330,370 8,204,300,130,170,130,370,256,240,330,170,330,370 7,240,291,130,170,130,370,220,249,330,170,330,370 8,257,269,130,170,130,370,203,271,330,170,330,370 7,241,249,130,170,130,370,219,291,330,170,330,370 8,204,240,130,170,130,370,256,300,330,170,330,370 7,163,249,130,170,130,370,297,291,330,170,330,370 8,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 4,162,272,130,170,130,370,298,268,330,170,330,370 3,203,270,130,170,130,370,257,270,330,170,330,370 2,211,249,130,170,130,370,249,291,330,170,330,370 2,230,240,130,170,130,370,230,300,330,170,330,370 2,250,248,130,170,130,370,210,292,330,170,330,370 1,257,270,130,170,130,370,203,270,330,170,330,370 4,262,290,130,170,130,370,198,250,330,170,330,370 3,269,320,130,170,130,370,191,220,330,170,330,370 4,275,350,130,170,130,370,185,190,330,170,330,370 3,280,370,130,170,130,370,180,170,330,170,330,370 2,289,392,135,174,130,370,171,148,330,170,325,366 2,301,412,143,175,130,370,159,128,330,170,318,365 3,320,421,148,170,130,370,140,119,330,170,313,370 2,341,421,143,165,130,370,119,119,330,170,317,375 3,362,412,136,166,130,370,98,128,330,170,324,374 2,373,393,130,170,130,370,87,147,330,170,330,370 5,340,368,130,170,130,370,120,172,330,170,330,370 4,291,331,130,170,130,370,169,209,330,170,330,370 5,242,294,130,170,130,370,218,246,330,170,330,370 4,210,270,130,170,130,370,250,270,330,170,330,370 5,234,255,130,170,130,370,226,285,330,170,330,370 4,270,232,130,170,130,370,190,308,330,170,330,370 5,306,210,130,170,130,370,154,330,330,170,330,370 4,330,195,130,170,130,370,130,345,330,170,330,370 2,341,191,130,170,132,368,119,349,328,173,330,370 2,351,185,130,170,133,364,109,355,327,176,330,370 3,355,175,130,170,130,361,105,365,330,179,330,370 2,356,164,130,170,128,364,104,376,333,176,330,370 3,351,154,130,170,128,367,109,386,332,173,330,370 2,341,149,130,170,130,370,119,391,330,170,330,370 5,299,173,130,170,130,370,161,367,330,170,330,370 6,235,210,130,170,130,370,225,330,330,170,330,370 5,171,246,130,170,130,370,289,294,330,170,330,370 6,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 0,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370

2:8:The first couple swing with right hand and cast off one couple^14:8:The second couple swing with right hand and cast off back to the middle^26:4:The first couple join hands and slip down the middle and return to second place, the second couple move up^42:8:The first couple allemande^58:8:The first couple swing partner, then first corner, then partner and then second corner^92:0:Repeat whole dance from progressed position^

 

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This dance is reconstructed from an authentic source as noted above, but you might encounter it being taught in a different fashion. Popular dances were often published more than once, sometimes with different figures, or even with different tunes; our version is faithfully reconstructed and historically informed, but alternative arrangements can be equally satisfying


Further Information:

 
Source: Campbell's 5th Collection of newest and most favorite Country Dances & Reels
Authority: Campbell, William
Year: 1790 circa
Tune: Ah a Ira
 
 
 




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