The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #142567   Message #3287568
Posted By: Peter C
09-Jan-12 - 11:48 AM
Thread Name: core dances
Subject: RE: core dances
This is our band (Amazing Matchless Band) popularity list for 2011 - mostly for beginners, weddings, parties, etc:
We played 35 different tunes for 45 different dances at 15 events in 2011!
Some of our most popular tunes (well, we played them most often!) were:
Oyster Girl (13 times), Cock of the North etc (11 times), Bobby Shafto, Railway (9 times), Quebec, Dingle's Regatta,   I want to be near you, Gloucester Hornpipe (8 times), Brighton Camp, Three Around Three, Rose Tree (7 times), Winster/Rakes, Jimmy Allen, Jenny Lind's Favourite Polka (6 times), Seven Stars, Rattle the Cash, Soldier's Joy (5 times), Salmon Tails, Hornbeam, Upton Stick (4 times).

Some of our most popular dances were:
Circassian Circle, Clopton Bridge, Cumberland Square (9 times each),
Bridge of Athlone, I want to be near you, Circle Waltz, Lucky Seven (6 times each), Cumberland Reel, Rebecca's Roundabout, Holmfirth Square (5 times each), Three Around Three, Cornish 6-hand Reel, Oxo Reel, Gloucester Circle (4 times each), Virginia Reel, Winster Gallop, Caerphilly March, Hello Circle, Blaydon Races, Bodmin Riding, Square Chain, Blaydon Races, Farmer's Jig (3 times each).