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

Dances in The Dancing Master, 4th ed. (John Playford, 1670, London)

Table of Contents

A B C E J M N O P S T

A

AmarillisJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
At the Ball
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor

B

The Beginning of the WorldJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1916 Playford Ball
no musicCircle as many as will
Black JackJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1911
no musicDuple Minor

C

Catching of FleasJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicDuple Minor
Catching of QuailsJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicSquare

E

Epping ForestJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1922 Playford Ball
At Home
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Circle

J

Jamaica
Jamaica ~ CookJohn Playford 1670
Tom Cook
Colin Hume4 Couple Longways permutation: 3142
Jamaica ~ HumeJohn Playford 1670
Colin Hume ~2000
Colin HumeDuple Minor
Jamaica ~ Hume, Old Style ProgressionJohn Playford 1670
Colin Hume ~2000
Colin Hume5 Couple Longways
Jamaica ~ SharpJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1911 Playford Ball
Colin HumeDuple Minor

M

The Maid in the MoonJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1922
no music3 Couple Circle
Mall Peatly
Mall Peatly ~ SharpJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1922
no music4 Couple Longways
Mall Peatly ~ WilliamsLovelace Manuscript ~1649
George Williams 2021
no music4 Couple Longways permutation: 4123
Moll PeatleyLovelace Manuscript ~1649
George Williams 2021
no music4 Couple Longways permutation: 4123
Moll PeatlyLovelace Manuscript ~1649
George Williams 2021
no music4 Couple Longways permutation: 4123
The Mulberry GardenJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1922 Playford Assembly
At the Ball
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor
The Mulberry MaidJohn Playford 1670
Charles Bolton 2000
no musicDuple Minor

N

The New FigaryJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicDuple Minor
Northern Nancy
Northern Nancy ~ BoltonJohn Playford 1670
Charles Bolton 2000
no musicDuple Minor
Northern Nancy ~ KennedyJohn Playford 1670
Douglas & Helen Kennedy 1929
no musicDuple Minor

O

Oaken LeavesJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1916
no musicSquare

P

The PhoenixJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1912 Playford Ball
no music4 Couple Longways
Put on Thy Smock a MondayJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1916
no music3 Couple Circle
Putney FerryJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1911
no music3 Couple Circle

S

Sage Leaf
Sage Leaf ~ BoltonJohn Playford 1670
Charles Bolton 1985
no musicSquare
Sage Leaf ~ SharpJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp (mod) 1922
no musicSquare
Sellenger's RoundJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1916 Playford Ball
no musicCircle as many as will
Sweet KateJohn Playford 1670
Cecil Sharp 1912
no musicDuple Minor

T

Ten Pound Lass
Ten Pound LassLovelace Manuscript ~1649
Cecil Sharp 1911
no music4 Couple Longways
Ten Pound Lass ~ BoltonJohn Playford 1670
Charles Bolton 1986
no music4 Couple Longways
Number
of dances
Number
of interpretations
Number
with music
20277

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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