Matt Cunningham, Dance Music of Ireland Volume 6

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Matt Cunningham, Dance Music of Ireland Volume 6

If its Irish Set Dancing Music or Traditional Music you like the best in Ireland must be Matt Cunningham. It was Joe O'Donovan a renowned dancing instructor who described Matt as a pioneer in the recording of appropriate Music for set dancing. His balance of bright and lively music with the right amount of lift is essential for the dancer and is one of the reasons for his huge popularity. It was another well known instructor who said Matt Cunninghams Dance Music of Ireland Volume 1 - 14 is the Complete Dance Music of Ireland Collection.

This is Volume 6 of a twelve volume selection from Matt Cunningham who is an international musician. Matt has to date recorded music for over 50 sets as well as numerous c??l?, figure and two-hand dances.This CD like the others is specially designed for those who wish to learn set dancing, as each set is introduced and played to its proper length and tempo.It is also the best in traditional Irish music for the keen listener.

The Corofin Plain Set  
1  1st Figure - Reels 
2  2nd Figure - Jigs 
3  3rd Figure - Reels 
4  4th Figure - Jigs 
5  5th Figure - Reels 
6  6th Figure - Polkas 

7  The Military Two Step 

8  The Gay Gordons  

The Monaghan Set  
9  1st Figure - Reels 
10  2nd Figure - Jigs 
11  3rd Figure - Reels 
12  4th Figure - Polkas 
13  5th Figure - Hornpipes  

The Black Valley Square Jig Set  
14  1st Figure - Jigs 
15  2nd Figure - Jigs 
16  3rd Figure - Jigs 
17  4th Figure - Jigs 
18  5th Figure - Reels