Millison's Jigg ~ Hume is an English Country Dance. It was published by John Playford (website) in 1651 in The English Dancing Master, London. It was interpreted by Colin Hume (website) in 2011 and published in Colin Hume's Website. It is a proper 3 Couple Longways dance. There is no progression in this dance. The dance lasts 72 bars. It is in the key: D Major. Someone thought this dance was Easy / Intermediate.
First part matches The Black Nag.
Lead up all a D. forwards and back That again First man take his wo. by both hands and four slips up and stand, the 2. as much, the 3. as much, turn all S Third Cu. four slips down, the 2. as much, first as much, turn all single Sides all That again First Cu. change places, the 2. as much, 3. as much, turn S. Third Cu. changew places, the 2. as much, first as much, turn all single Arms all That again First man change places with the 2. wo: first wo. change with 2. the last change with his own, turn S. First man change with the last wo. first wo. change with the last man, tother change, turn single
The tune was published with the dance, and the music was synthesized by Colin Hume's software.
The animation plays at 113 counts per minute. Men are drawn as rectangles, women as ellipses. Each couple is drawn in its own color.
An online description of the dance may be found here.
The dance contains the following figures: turn single, siding, arming (and probably others).
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The dance itself is out of copyright, and is in the public domain. The interpretation is copyright © 2011 by Colin Hume. My visualization of this dance is copyright © 2021 by George W. Williams V and is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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