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Up a double, Siding, Arming
Country Dances, Ancient and Modern

Dances in The Dancing Master, 3rd ed. (John Playford, 1657, London)

Table of Contents

A B C G H L M N O S T W

A

Abergenny
Abergenny ~ HumeJohn Playford 1657
Colin Hume 1995
no music4 Couple Longways
Abergenny ~ KennedyJohn Playford 1657
Douglas & Helen Kennedy (mod) 1929
no music4 Couple Longways
AltheaJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket
The Asparagus GardenJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket

B

The Black Nag
The Black Nag ~ BarracloughJohn Playford 1657
Michael Barraclough ~2017
no music3 Couple Longways
The Black Nag ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
no music3 Couple Longways
The Black Nagg
The Black Nagg ~ BarracloughJohn Playford 1657
Michael Barraclough ~2017
no music3 Couple Longways
The Black Nagg ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
no music3 Couple Longways
Buckingham House 1657John Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912 Playford Ball
At Home
Bare Necessities
Square

C

Chelsea Reach
Chelsea Reach ~ HumeJohn Playford 1657
Colin Hume 2013
At Home
Bare Necessities
Square
Chelsea Reach ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912 Playford Ball
At Home
Bare Necessities
Square

G

The Galloping Nag ~ 2John Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
no music3 Couple Longways
Gelding of the DevilJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1916
no music3 Couple Circle
Ginnie PugJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor
Guinea PigJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor

H

Hunsdon HouseJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912 Playford Ball
At Home
Bare Necessities
Square

L

Lady Banbury's Hornpipe
Lady Banbury's Hornpipe ~ Hume/SharpJohn Playford 1657
Colin Hume 2021
Colin HumeDuple Minor
Lady Banbury's Hornpipe ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1916
Colin HumeDuple Minor
Lady in the Dark
Lady in the Dark ~ Pat ShawJohn Playford 1657
Pat Shaw ~1965
no musicFacing Couples
Lady in the Dark ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket
London is a Fine TownJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911
no musicDuple Minor

M

The Merry Conceit  ~ Playford, SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket

N

The New ConceitJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket

O

Oranges and Lemons
Oranges and Lemons ~ HumeJohn Playford 1657
Colin Hume 2020
Colin HumeSquare
Oranges and Lemons ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
Colin HumeSquare
Oranges and Limons
Oranges and Limons ~ HumeJohn Playford 1657
Colin Hume 2020
Colin HumeSquare
Oranges and Limons ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
Colin HumeSquare

S

The Sparaguss GardenJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicFacing Couples Becket
Spring Garden
Spring Garden ~ Pat ShawJohn Playford 1657
Pat Shaw 1967
no music4 Couple Longways
Spring Garden ~ SharpJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1912 Playford Ball
no music4 Couple Longways
Strawberries and CreamJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor

T

The TwinsJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no music4 Couple Longways

W

Watton Town's EndJohn Playford 1657
Cecil Sharp 1911
no musicDuple Minor
What You Please - PlayfordJohn Playford 1657
Michael Barraclough ~2017
no musicDuple Minor
Number
of dances
Number
of interpretations
Number
with music
15227

This list contains all dances in the book which I have animated (and which first appeared in this edition of the Dancing Master) for a complete list of dances in the book see here.

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