JigsScottish Country Dance Jigs are performed almost exclusively to 6/8 tempo music. From the Scottish Country Dancing point of view, there is negligible differentiation from Reels, apart from the consideration in Footwork on Phrasing the steps within the bar.
9/8 Jig tunes were originally prescribed for Strip the Willow, which uses a Running step rather than Skip change, though most musicians nowadays would play 6/8 tunes instead and the dancers would fit two steps rather than three to each bar.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances categorized as Jigs-
3 Couple Jigs
5 Couple Jigs
Pines Of Pitlochry
Seton's Ceilidh Band
Tribute To The Borders
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