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Music for Dances for National Folk Festival Farewell Dance

1st April 2024 4.00pm until 6.00pm


1 Boston Two-Step TYP"Have a listen to all that he's done for me" played AABBCC = 3 x 32 bars ad lib. Dance sequence = 16 bars.
2 Galopede TYP"Herb Gimbert's Set Tune", "In & Out The Dirty Windows", "Nut Brown Maiden", "Jamie Allen" all played AABB x 2 (2 x 32 bars) ad lib.
3 La Finale or Flirtation" A Thousand Miles Away" AB x 2 = 32 bars, "Another Fall Of Rain" AB = 32 bars, "Eumeralla Shore" AB = 32 bars, play 1, 2, 3, 2 = 128 bars, then 1 (x 1 = 16 bars) to lead off.
4 Dashing White Sergeant TYP"Dashing White Sergeant" AAB x 2, "Flowers of Edinburgh" AABB x 2, "Petronella" AABB x 2, ad lib.
Short Rest
 
5 Virginia Reel TYP{"Marie's Wedding" AB x 2 (8 + 8 = 16 bars x 2), "The Hundred Pipers AABB (16 + 16 bars), "Scotland The Brave" 16 bars x 1} and {"Kelvin Grove" x 2 = 16 bars, "Muckin O' Geordie's Byre" AABB (16 + 16 = 32 bars, "Loch Lomond" 8 bars x 1} 7 sets.
6 Princess Polka"Early in the Morning" AB x 3 = 16 bars x 3, "Jenny Lind" AB x 3 = 16 bars x 3
7 Tempest TYP"Tempest" x 1 , "Dorset Four-Handed Reel" AABB x 1, "Duke Of Perth" AABB x 1, each tune 32 bars. ad lib.
8 Evening Three Step TYP"Hello, Hello, Whose Your Lady Friend" x 2 = 64 bars, "I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Coconuts" AABB x 1 = 64 bars, "The Backblock Shearer" AB x 2 = 64 bars, ad lib
Short Rest
 
9 Ninepins Quadrille TYP"Minstrel's Fancy" ABCC, "Cats In The Village" ABCC, "Dingle Regatta" AABBCC, each tune played once and repeated until stop mid phrase. Ad lib.
10 Flying Pieman TYP"Flying Pieman" AABB, "Herb's Jig" AABB, "Dingle Regatta" AABC, each tune x 2 (2 x 32 bars) ad lib.
11 Gypsy Tap TYP"Guilford Orchestra's March in D" AABCD ( = 16 x 2, 16, 32, 32) ad lib.
12 Circassian Circle part 2 TYP"Blackthorn Stick", "Rakes of Kildare", "Haste to the Wedding", "Humours of Donnybrook", "Irish Washerwoman" each played AABB x 2 (32 bars x 2) ad lib.
Short Rest
 
13 Haymakers Jig TYP"Battering Ram" played AABBC = 40 bars + Harry McQueen's Prince Imperial's Tune played AB = 16 bars, "Merrily Kiss The Quaker's Wife" played AABBC = 40 bars + God Bless You And Bugger Me played AB = 16 bars, total 56 bars ad lib.
14 Pride of Erin TYP"Wild Rover" AB x 2 (16 + 16 =32 bars x 2), "Botany Bay" x 4 (16 bars x 4). "The Wild Colonial Boy" x 2 (32 bars x 2), "The Catalpa" AB x 2 (16 + 16 =32 bars x 2), "The Dying Stockman" x 4 (16 bars x 4) ad lib.
15 Jacaranda Dance TYP"Jacaranda", "Shearing in a Bar", "The Black Sheep" all played AB x 2 (16 bars x 2) ad lib.
16 So Long, Farewell"So Long, Farewell" 12 bars, ad lib.

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