Haymakers’ Jig

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Haymakers’ Jig

Longways sets of 5 or 6 couples.
A1 Top Lady Right Arm Swing
Top Man Right Arm Swing
Top lady and bottom man right arm swing in the in the centre of the set.
Top man bottom lady right arm swing.
A2 Top Lady Left Arm Swing
Top Man
Left Arm Swing
Top lady and bottom man left arm swing in the in the centre of the set.
Top man bottom lady
left arm swing.
A3 Top Lady Both Hands Swing
Top Man Both
Hands Swing
Top lady and bottom man two arm swing in the in the centre of the set.
Top man bottom lady
two arm swing.
B1 Top Lady Do-Si-Do
Top Man Do-Si-Do
Top lady and bottom man Do-Si-Do by right in the in the centre of the set.
Top man bottom lady Do-Si-Do by right.
B2 Top Lady Honour
Top Man Honour
Top lady and bottom man right honour in the in the centre of the set.
Top man bottom lady right honour.
C1
C2
Cast Off Top couple cast off down the outside of the set. They form an arch at the bottom, everyone passes through to reform the set with a new top couple.
40 bars Jig AAABB followed by 16 bars March or Jig CC A very popular and widespread  English harvest time dance.

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