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Beginner Dances

*Please use these videos for personal use only. 

Beginner Reel 

 

Lead: 

Knee, knee, leap 23, knee knee, leap 23

Hop 234567, point hop back, switch switch

Repeat on left foot. 

 

2ndstep:

Hop 234567, leap over, leap over, 

Hop 234567 knee, knee, leap 23

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Light Jig

 

Lead:

(in a circle)

Knee, bum, straight 123, skip 123, skip 123,

Knee, heel down, knee hop back, knee, hop back, hop back 234

Repeat on left foot

 

2ndstep:

Hop 234567, hop step step, hop step step, 

Hop 234567, hop, hop back, hop back 234

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Single Jig

 

Lead: 

(in a circle)

Whip 123, bum 123, step hop, leap 23, step hop, leap 23(on same foot), 

Leap 23, step out, step in.

Repeat on left foot

 

2ndstep 

Point hop back, point hop back, leap 23, step out, step in, 

Leap 234567, leap 23, step out step in.

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Slip Jig 

Lead around 

Beginner Slip Jig

1st Step

(In a circle heading left first)

Knee 2345 leap 2345 knee 2345 leap 2345 spring cut 23 knee leap 23 spring cut 23 knee knee 23

 

2ndstep

Hop 2345, hop leap 23, leap 2345 spring cut 23

(face to the side Leap 23, leap 23, (face front)knee 23, spring cut 23, knee leap 23

 

Beginner Treble Jig

 

Lead around

(In a circle)

Treble bum, Treble bum, treble whip treble hop back,

Treble bum, Treble bum, treble whip treble hop back,

Hop back, hop back, step (pause) hop bang

Step treble hop, step treble hop, step treble in front. 

Repeat on left foot

 

Second Step

Treble bum, toe bum down, treble bum, toe bum down, 

Treble whip treble hop back, treble whip treble hop back

(pause) Bang step treble hop, step treble whip treble hop back

Whip hop step, kick out step, toe hop, step treble in front. 

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Hornpipe

 

Lead around clockwise

Tip down, tip down, treble hop back, tip down, tip down treble hop back, step, step

Leap over, leap over, step treble hop back. 

Bang, step, treble hop back, bang, step, treble hop back, treble hop back, bang step, 

Down, treble, whip, treble hop back. 

Repeat Left

 

2ndstep

Big step, treble hop back, big step, treble hop

Hop 2,3, hop 2,3 hop 234567

Treble in front, treble in front, treble in front, treble hop back,

Down treble whip, down treble whip, down treble whip, treble hop back. 

 

Beginner Treble Reel 

Right foot

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Bang step treble hop back, bang step treble hop back, 

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Repeat on left foot 

Beginner 2 Dances

Beginner Reel 

 

Lead: 

Knee, knee, leap 23, knee knee, leap 23

Hop 234567, point hop back, switch switch

Repeat on left foot. 

 

2ndstep:

Hop 234567, leap over, leap over, 

Hop 234567 knee, knee, leap 23

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Light Jig

 

Lead:

(in a circle)

Knee, bum, straight 123, skip 123, skip 123,

Knee, heel down, knee hop back, knee, hop back, hop back 234

Repeat on left foot

 

2ndstep:

Jump, knee, hop back 234, skip 123, skip 123, 

Hop 234567, hop, hop back, hop back 234

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Single Jig

 

Lead: 

(in a circle)

Skip 123,

skip 123, step hop, leap 23, step hop, leap 23(on same foot), 

Leap 23, step out, step in.

Repeat on left foot

 

2ndstep 

Point hop back, point hop back, leap 23, step out, step in, 

Leap 234567, leap 23, step out step in.

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Slip Jig 

 

Lead around 

 (In a circle heading left first) 

Knee 2345 leap 2345 knee 2345 leap 2345 spring cut 23 knee leap 23 spring cut 23 knee knee 23

 

2ndstep

Hop 2345, hop leap 23, leap 2345 spring cut 23

Leap 23, leap 23(to the side), knee 23, spring cut 23, knee leap 23

 

Beginner Treble Jig

 

Lead around

(In a circle)

Treble bum, Treble bum, treble whip treble hop back,

Treble bum, Treble bum, treble whip treble hop back,

Hop back, hop back, step toe (in back) and heel (in front) step

Bang, bang, step treble hop, step treble hop, step treble in front. 

Repeat on left foot

 

Second Step

Treble bum, toe bum down, treble bum, toe bum down, 

Treble whip treble hop back, treble whip treble hop back

Bang bang, step treble hop, step treble whip treble hop back

Whip hop step, kick out step, toe hop, step treble in front. 

Repeat on left foot

 

Beginner Hornpipe

 

Lead around clockwise

Tip down, tip down, treble hop back, tip down, tip down treble hop back, step, step

Leap over, treble hop back, tip down, treble hop back.

Bang, step, treble hop back, bang, step, treble hop back, treble hop back, bang step, 

Down, treble, whip, treble hop back. 

Repeat Left

 

2ndstep

Big step, treble hop back, big step, treble hop

Hop 2,3, hop 2,3 hop 234567

Treble in front, treble hop back, Leap 23, treble hop back

Down treble whip, down treble whip, down treble whip, treble hop back. 

 

Beginner Treble Reel 

Right foot

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Bang step treble hop back, bang step treble hop back, 

Bang step treble hop back, treble hop back, treble hop back.

Repeat on left foot