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Cotswold Morris – 2 Ilmington Jigs

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Video recording of talk

Recording of a Morris Federation talk on “Cotswold Morris – 2 Ilmington Jigs” by Andrew Knight, Lin Steel with musician Tony Warren held on Zoom on 28 March 2021.

The video lasts for 1 hour.



Andrew Knight and Lin Steel, with musician Tony Warren, will teach 2 Cotswold morris jigs (solo dance) for those with some experience of Cotswold morris, and also suitable for those who attended our beginners Cotswold workshop in November/December.
The dances are ‘Nelson’s Praise’ and ‘Jockey to the Fair’, both in the style of Ilmington.
This is being run as a 1 hr 30 minute run through of the Ilmington Style and is open to anyone wanting to give the Ilmington Style a try; particularly suitable as a reminder for those that followed the Nov/Dec workshop on Ilmington. It is hoped that some will take a jig out in the summer of 2021 and perform it in some form if we are able. Whatever your genre of morris adding a Jig is an excellent way to make a contrast in the performance of your side.
A desire to learn / better one’s technique / be able to learn from viewing on a screen is desirable.

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  • Title: Cotswold Morris – 2 Ilmington Jigs
  • Speaker:  Andrew Knight, Lin Steel with musician Tony Warren
  • Facilitator: Pauline Woods-Wilson
  • Type: dance
  • Date of talk: 28 March 2021
  • Date page published: 2 May 2023

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