The Portland Collection - Contra Dance Music in the Pacific Northwest, Revised Edition

by Susan Songer with Clyde Curley
$28
sku: 463-1
Huge collection of old favorites and hot new tunes popular in the northwest and great for contradances anywhere. Extensive notes and 5 appendices, too! This new edition has improved formatting and some notation corrections, plus alternate tune settings are now on the same page as the original tune. Spiralbound. 308 pp.   More Details...

Tunes:

  • Abe's Retreat
  • Accordéonistes, Reel des
  • All the Rage
  • All the Way to Galway
  • Asher
  • Atholl Highlanders
  • Aveugle, Le Reel see Blind Man's Reel, The
  • Bad Hair
  • Banks of the Allan, The
  • Banshee, The
  • Basket of Yarn
  • Batchelder's
  • Bay of Fundy
  • Béatrice, Reel
  • Been to the East, Been to the West
  • Behind the Bush in the Garden
  • Belle Catherine, La
  • Benton's Dream
  • Bert Ferguson
  • Biddy from Sligo
  • Big Liza Jane
  • Bill Collins' Jig
  • Billy Church Memorial Breakdown, The
  • Black Cat (reel), The
  • Black Cat Jig, The
  • Blackberry Blossoms
  • Blackmountain Jig
  • Blair Atholl
  • Blind Man's Reel, The
  • Bluejay, The
  • Bonnie Charlie
  • Boot Shuffle
  • Boswell's Fancy
  • Bottom of the Punchbowl, The
  • Bouchard's Hornpipe
  • Bowser I see Mrs. Monroe's Jig
  • Bowser II see Grey Buck, The
  • Boy in the Gap, The
  • Boy's Lament for his Dragon, The
  • Boys of Ballycastle, The
  • Boys of Tandragee, The
  • Brenda Stubbert's
  • Briarpicker Brown
  • Buck Mountain
  • Bumblebee in a Jug
  • Bummer's Reel
  • Bundle and Go
  • Burnt Old Man, The
  • Bus Stop Reel
  • Cairin' O't, The
  • Cakewalk
  • Calliope House
  • Campbell River Jig
  • Campbells Are Coming, The
  • Caribou Reel
  • Cat on a Leash, The
  • Catharsis
  • Célina
  • Chamberlain, The
  • Cheat Mountain
  • Cherry Tree Reel
  • Chéticamp
  • Childgrove
  • Cinquième Partie du Caledonia, La
  • Cliffs of Moher, The
  • Coffee
  • Contrazz
  • Convenience Reel, The
  • Cooley's Reel
  • Cottage in the Grove
  • Cotton Baggin'
  • Courtesan's Jig
  • Cowboy Jig, The
  • Crockett's Honeymoon
  • Cuffy
  • Cultivateur, Le
  • Curvy Road to Corinth, The
  • Death Valley Reunion
  • Deer Walk
  • Demented Dog, The
  • Democratic Rage Hornpipe
  • Devil in the Strawstack
  • Devlin's
  • Dinky's Reel
  • Doggie on the Carport
  • Dominion Reel
  • Don Tremaine's Reel
  • Done Gone
  • Doon the Brae
  • Drowsy Maggie
  • Duck River
  • Ducks on the Pond
  • Dunbar
  • Durang's Hornpipe
  • Earl's Chair, The
  • Eboulements, Reel des
  • Eli Greene's Cakewalk
  • Elzic's Farewell
  • Eugène, Reel
  • Evil Diane
  • Evit Gabriel
  • Fair Jenny's Jig
  • Falls of Richmond
  • Far from Home
  • Farewell to Tchernobyl
  • Farmer, The
  • Father Kelly's
  • Feed her Candy and Tell Her Lies Back to Top
  • Festival du Voyageur Reel
  • Fifth Part of Caledonia, The
  • Flat Footed Henry
  • Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss
  • Flying Clouds
  • Forked Deer
  • Frenchie's Reel
  • Froggie on the Carport
  • Frost is All Over, The
  • Full Moon Jig
  • Galen's Arrival
  • Gens de la Bastille, Les
  • Gigue de Terrebonne
  • Girl I Left Behind Me, The
  • Glise de Sherbrooke
  • Gonna Go Hunting for the Buffalo
  • Good for the Tongue
  • Gordon's Fiddletunes Jig
  • Grand Picnic, The
  • Grande Chaîne, La
  • Granny Will Your Dog Bite
  • Grasshopper Sittin' on a Sweet Potato Vine
  • Gravel Walk, The
  • Greasy String
  • Grey Buck, The
  • Grub Springs
  • Hangman's Reel
  • Hare, The
  • Hearty Boys of Ballymoate, The
  • Heavens to Betsy
  • Hell Broke Loose in Georgia
  • High Part of the Road
  • High Reel, The
  • High Road to Linton, The
  • Highlander's Reel
  • Hills of Sharon
  • Hollow Poplar
  • Home with the Girls in the Morning
  • Hommage à Edmond Parizeau
  • Horace Hanesworth
  • Hôtelier, Reel de
  • Hughie Shorty's Reel
  • Hundred Pipers
  • Hungry Rocks, The
  • Hunting the Buffalo
  • I Lost My Love
  • Ice on the Road
  • Idlewild Jig
  • Indian, The
  • Indien Quadrille
  • Irishman's Heart to the Ladies
  • It Ain't the Heat, It's the Humidity
  • Jackson's Morning Brush
  • Jamie Allen
  • Jenny's Gone to Linton
  • Jim's Jig
  • Joanie's Jig
  • Joe's Toes
  • John Bowes
  • John Brown's Dream
  • John Brown's March
  • John Campbell's Trip to Port Townsend
  • John Howatt's
  • John Sharp's Hornpipe
  • John Stenson's #2
  • Johnny Cope
  • Johnny, Johnny, Don't Get Drunk
  • Judique Flyer, The
  • Julia Delaney
  • Juliann Johnson
  • Jump at the Sun
  • Kansas City Reel
  • Kate and Rose's
  • Kesh Jig
  • Kiss and Make Up
  • Kittens on Catnip
  • Kitty McGee
  • Knock on the Door
  • Lads of Laois
  • Lady Ann Montgomery
  • Lady of the Lake (D)
  • Lady of the Lake (G)
  • Leake County Two Step, The
  • Leaping Lulu
  • Leith County Dance
  • Levantine's Barrel
  • Lévis Beaulieu
  • Lièvre, Reel du
  • Little Donald in the Pigpen
  • Little Judique
  • Liza Jane
  • Lucy Farr's Jig see Hungry Rocks, The
  • Mackilmoyle
  • MacMahon's Hornpipe see Banshee, The
  • Mad Dan
  • Marcel Martin
  • March of St. Timothy
  • Margot's Surprise
  • Marmaduke's Hornpipe
  • Mason's Apron, The
  • Mattawa, Reel de
  • McLenon's Reel
  • Merriweather
  • Meter Reader
  • Millbrae
  • Miller's Maggot
  • Miller's Reel
  • Miss McCloud's
  • Miss Monaghan's
  • Miss Monroe's Jig
  • Miss Shepherd's Reel
  • Mississippi Sawyer
  • Money in Both Pockets
  • Montréal, Reel de
  • Moon and Seven Stars, The
  • Morrison's Jig
  • Mouth of the Tobique
  • Moving Cloud, The
  • Mrs. Monroe's Jig
  • Mug of Brown Ale
  • Music for a Found Harmonium
  • Music in the Glen, The
  • My Darling Asleep
  • My Marianne
  • Nail That Catfish to the Tree
  • Ned Kendall's Hornpipe
  • Nixon's Farewell
  • North Carolina Breakdown
  • O'Keefe's Slide
  • Old Favorite
  • Old Flanagan
  • Old Grey Cat
  • Old Joe
  • Old Mother Flanagan
  • Olive Branch Hornpipe
  • One-Horned Sheep
  • Onions, Reel des
  • Out on the Ocean
  • Over the Moor to Maggie
  • Oyster River Hornpipe
  • Paddy Canny's
  • Paddy Fahy's #1
  • Paddy on the Landfill
  • Paddy's Return
  • Pam's Tune
  • Pat the Budgie Breakdown, The
  • Patins de Pauline, Les
  • Pays de Haut
  • Pêcheur, Reel du
  • Pendu, Reel du
  • Père Léon, Reel de
  • Phoenix, The
  • Pike's Peak
  • Poor Old Woman
  • Possum Up a Gum Stump
  • Pretty Peggy
  • Punters' Graveyard, The
  • Quarry Cross, The
  • Quindaro
  • Randy Miller's Reel
  • Reconciliation, The
  • Reel Béatrice
  • Reel de l'Hôtelier
  • Reel de Mattawa
  • Reel de Montréal
  • Reel de Père Léon
  • Reel de Rémi
  • Reel des Accordéonistes
  • Reel des Eboulements
  • Reel des Onions
  • Reel des Skieurs
  • Reel du Lièvre
  • Reel du Pêcheur
  • Reel du Pendu
  • Reel Eugène
  • Reel Saint-Antoine
  • Reel Saint-Joseph
  • Reel San Simeon
  • Reel Ti-Me
  • Releveur, Le
  • Remi, Reel de
  • Return to Milltown
  • Reunion Jig
  • Reverend Brother's Jig
  • Richmond Cotillion
  • Road to California
  • Robertson's Reel
  • Robin's Bodhran
  • Rochester Schottische
  • Rock the Cradle, Joe
  • Rocks of Brae, The
  • Round the Horn
  • Ruffled Drawers
  • Sackett's Harbor
  • Sailor's Wife, The
  • Saint-Antoine, Reel
  • Saint-Joseph, Reel
  • Saint Simeon
  • Saint-Stanislaus, Reel
  • Sally Ann Johnson
  • San Simeon, Reel
  • Sandy Boys
  • Sandy MacIntyre's Trip to Boston
  • Sandy River Belles
  • Sarah's Jig
  • Saratoga Hornpipe
  • Saturday Night Breakdown
  • Saut du Lapin
  • Scarce o' Tatties
  • Scholar, The
  • Scollay's Reel
  • Seanbhean na gCartai
  • Seneca Square Dance
  • Shaalds o' Foula, Da
  • Shamrocks in the Galax
  • She Says She's Confused
  • Sheehan's
  • Shenandoah Falls
  • Ship in Full Sail
  • Shoes and Stockings
  • Shoo Fly
  • Shove That Pig's Foot a Little Further in the Fire
  • Silver Spear, The
  • Skieurs, Reel des
  • Skippin' Cat
  • Sligo Creek
  • Snow on Valafield
  • Southwest Bridge, The
  • Soweto Slide
  • Speed the Plow
  • Spootiskerry
  • Star Above the Garter, The
  • Star of Munster, The
  • Stay All Night
  • Stool of Repentance
  • Sweet Sixteen
  • Tater Patch
  • Tell Her Lies and Feed Her Candy
  • Ti-Mé, Reel
  • Tom Billy's Jig
  • Tom Billy's Reel
  • Tom Morrison's Reel
  • Tommy's Tarbukas
  • Tone Rowe
  • Too Young to Marry
  • Top of Cork Road
  • Traveller, The
  • Trip to Ballyshannon
  • Trip to Durrow
  • Trip to Sligo
  • Tripping Up the Stairs
  • Turning of the Tide, The
  • 28th of January, The
  • Two Wide Nickels
  • Union Street Jig
  • Up the River
  • Virginia Reel, The
  • Wagoner One Step, The
  • Waiting for Nancy
  • Walk Home, The
  • Walker Street
  • Waterbound
  • Waynesboro
  • Western Country
  • When Sick Is It Tea You Want?
  • Willy's Jig
  • Wissahickon Drive
  • Wizard's Walk, The
  • Woman I Never Forgot, The
  • Young Widow, The

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