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Title: Irish Lilt
Description: Longways Country Dance, triple minor

M1

L1

M2

L2

M3

L3

M4

L4

M5

L5

M6

L6

M7

L7

M8

L8

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3,150,270,150,190,150,350,304,176,310,270,310,350 2,150,270,150,190,150,350,310,174,310,270,310,350 8,150,270,150,190,150,350,348,189,310,254,310,350 8,150,270,150,190,150,350,363,222,310,230,310,350 8,150,270,150,190,150,350,348,258,310,206,310,350 7,150,270,150,190,150,350,310,270,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,168,320,292,300,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,197,296,263,324,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,231,289,229,331,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,251,298,209,322,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,247,322,213,298,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,221,344,239,276,310,190,310,350 6,150,270,150,190,186,353,274,267,310,190,310,350 5,150,270,150,190,150,350,310,270,310,190,310,350 3,163,268,150,190,150,350,297,268,310,190,310,350 2,179,270,150,190,150,350,280,270,310,190,310,350 3,194,278,150,190,150,350,265,277,310,190,310,350 2,203,286,150,190,150,350,256,286,310,190,310,350 8,203,307,150,190,150,350,256,307,310,190,310,350 8,203,338,150,190,150,350,256,338,310,190,310,350 8,203,370,150,190,150,350,256,370,310,190,310,350 7,203,390,150,190,150,350,256,390,310,190,310,350 5,212,384,150,190,150,350,247,396,310,190,310,350 5,223,382,150,190,150,350,236,398,310,190,310,350 5,232,384,150,190,150,350,227,396,310,190,310,350 5,237,390,150,190,150,350,222,390,310,190,310,350 5,232,396,150,190,150,350,227,384,310,190,310,350 5,223,398,150,190,150,350,236,382,310,190,310,350 6,212,396,150,190,150,350,247,384,310,190,310,350 5,203,390,150,190,150,350,256,390,310,190,310,350 12,203,352,150,190,150,350,256,352,310,190,310,350 12,203,295,150,190,150,350,256,295,310,190,310,350 11,203,239,150,190,150,350,256,239,310,190,310,350 12,203,202,150,190,150,350,256,202,310,190,310,350 3,195,190,150,190,150,350,264,190,310,190,310,350 3,181,178,150,190,150,350,278,178,310,190,310,350 3,164,171,150,190,150,350,296,171,310,190,310,350 4,150,170,150,190,150,350,310,170,310,190,310,350 6,127,199,150,190,150,350,333,199,310,190,310,350 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2:8:First man cast off and turn the third lady^18:8:First lady cast off and turn the third man^34:16:First couple lead down, turn, lead up and cast into second place^62:16:Set to right corner and turn, then repeat to the left corner^82:16:All 6 circle left, then four changes of a circular hey at the top^110:0: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: Two Hundred & Four Favourite Country Dances
Authority: Straight, Thomas & Skillern, Thomas
Year: 1768
Tune: Irish Lilt
Notes: This dance is said to have been a favourite at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane
 
 
 
 
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