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 Scottish Country Dance Club







Club Nights

The club meets every Thursday at 7 30pm to 10 00pm.

The first part of the meeting, from 7 30 to 9 00 runs as a class.

At 9 00pm we have a cup of tea and a biscuit (or two).

The after-supper programme is usually written by one of our members.

Members may (if they wish) have the programme and crib sheet sent in advance by E-mail.

After supper dance

If you would like crib sheets e-mail Pat at  pat@travisworld.co.uk

 

     

Scottish Dancing every Thursday night at Waring Green, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, handy for Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford.

Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for June 7th

Tonight's Programme by Mary  


BLOOMS OF BON ACCORD  (R4x32)  4C set   John Drewry  Deeside Bk 2

3s & 4s on opp sides

1- 8 All set & 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across once round, 1s & 4s cast in 1 place to 2 1 (4)(3)

9-12 1s & 4s cross RH & cast to ends of set to meet partners in prom hold & dance into centre of dance

13-16 1s+4s dance round passing RSh & to end 1s in the middle on Men’s side facing up & 4s in the middle on Ladies side facing down

17-24 All (1s & 4s in prom hold) dance reels of 3 on sides

25-28 4s+1s dance RH across in centre once round to end 4s facing up & 1s facing down

29-32 4s & 1s lead out of ends crossing & cast in 1 place to end 2 4 (1)(3)


TRIBUTE TO THE BORDERS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 31

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, turn RH 1.1/2 times to end in prom hold facing 2M

9-16 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 on Mans side, cross to face 3L & dance 1/2 RSh reel on Ladies side 1s end facing 3L (in top place)

17-24 1s set to 3L, turn & set to 2L, turn & set to 2M, turn & set to 3M ending with 3s+1s+2s in centre ready for Allemande

25-32 3s+1s+2s Allemande


MISS ELEANOR  (S3x32) 3C Ann Dix  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance Mirror (Reflection) reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down to start)

9-16 1s set, cast (2s step up) & turn RH.  1L casts to 3rd place, 1M casts up to 1st place (2M steps down & 3L steps up)

17-24 All dance 3 couple Bourrel:-

17-20     1M+3L also 2M+1L set advcg & 3/4 turn 2H to line up/down middle then pull back RSh turning to face own prtnrs as 3M & 2L chase anticl’wise to face them

21-24     All set & turn 2H to own sides.  3 1 2

25-32 3s+1s+2s circle 6H round & back


LADY SOPHIA LINDSAY  (R4x32)  4C set   Jean Attwood  Alexander Leaflet 6

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 2s+3s dance RH across once round, 2s (Lady leading) dance out & cast up round 1st Lady while 3s dance out & cast down round 4th Lady

9-16 2s with 1st Man & 3s with 4th Man, dance RH across once round, 2s with 1st Lady & 3s with 4th Lady, dance LH across once round

17-24 2s & 3s dance Tandem reels of 3 on sides (2s dance down & out on Men’s side as 3s dance up & out Ladies side).  At the end of reel 2s dance across top of dance ending in 1st place on own sides as 3s dance across bottom of dance ending in 4th place 1s end in 2nd place own side facing down & 4s in 3rd place opp side facing up

25-32 1L+4M also 1M+4L set on sides, change places RH, 1s+4s set to partners & cross to other side RH.  2 4(1)(3)


SUENO’S STONE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  N Grant

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast 1 place, 1s turn LH 1.1/2 times to face 2nd corners (side by side holding LH)

9-16 1s set to 2nd corners & turning inwards set to 4th corner, 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 4th corners & end facing 1st corners (holding LH)

17-24 1s set to 1st corners & turning inwards set to 3rd corner, 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 3rd corners & end in middle facing partner (1M down, 1L up)

25-28 2s+3s set & dance on clockwise 1 place while 1s turn RH 1.1/2 times to end 1L between 2L+3L (at top) & 1M between 2M+3M

29-32 All chase on 1 place to own sides & set.  2 1 3


EXTRAS

MISS JOHNSTONE OF ARDROSSAN  (R5x32)  5C set Roy Goldring  14 Social Dances

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 3s dance up & cast - 1s to 3rd place & 3s to 2nd place

9-16 1s cross down & dance reflection reels of 3 with 4s+5s on opposite sides - 1s end in 3rd place opposite sides

17-24 1s cross up & dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides with 2s+3s - 1s ending in 3rd place own sides

25-32 1s set & cast down 1 place, 1s followed by 5s dance up between 4s & cast - 1s to 5th place & 5s to 4th place


THE SWAN AND THE TAY  (S3x32)  3C set A Saunders Perth 800

1 -8 1s dance Figs 8 own sides dancing in & down to start (giving hands where possible)

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on opp sides (joining hands where possible) & 1s end facing 1st cnrs as 2s end in 1st place

17-20 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st cnrs, pass right shoulder at bar 20 to face 2nd cnrs

21-24 1s dance cnrs Pass+Turn with 2nd cnrs. pass RSh on bar 24 to end 2nd place own sides

25-32 All set & cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way to own sides


THE GRUMPY GENTLEMAN  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  Gillian Jennings  Birmingham Diamond Jubilee Bk

1- 8 1s+2s Set & Rotate : -

` Set, rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides (1s in 2nd pl)

9-16 1s dance LSh round 3s & dance 1/2 reel of 3 on sides (RSh to 2s to start) & end facing 1st corners (pstn)

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 2nd corners to end 2nd place opposite sides

25-32 All set twice & 1/2 turn partner, twirl & dance out to places



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for June 14th

Tonight's Programme by Alison

  

GOLDEN GATEWAY REEL  (R8x32)  3C (4C Set)  B McMurtry  Devil's Quandary

1- 8 1M dance LSh reel of 3 with 2s & 1M ends facing down between 3s

9-16 1L dances RSh reel of 3 with 2s while 1M dances RSh reel of 3 with 3s, 1L ends between 2s (1st place) & 1M between 3s facing down

17-24 1s dance RSh round 2M/3M & in to face 1st corners, turn corners RH (4 bars) & end facing 1st corners

25-32 1s dance ‘Hello-Goodbye' setting ending with petronella turn to 2nd places


SPIFFIN'  (J5x32)  5C Sq.Set (5s facing 1s) D&A Quarrie+Friends  Chicago 25th Anniv Coll

1- 8 5s dance reels of 3 with 1s+3s (5s start by passing opposite dancer by LSh)

9-16 5L dances RH across with 2s while 5M dances LH across with 4s, 5s lead up thru 1s & cast back to centre

17-24 5L dances LH across with 2s while 5M dances RH across with 4s, 5s lead down thru 3s & cast back to centre

25-32 5s Tulloch turn right (Kilt Grip) twice, 5s+1s set & dance part LH across (5s dance 1/2 way while 1s dance 1/4 way & into centre to face 2s)


S-LOCOMOTION  (S4x32)  4C set  K Jones  RSCDS Bk 41

1- 8. 1L+2L cross passing partner LSh & cast down 2 places as 3M+4M cross & cast up 2 places, top 4 Men also bottom 4 Ladies dance LH across.

9-16. 1M+2M cross passing opp dancer RSh & cast down 2 places as 3L+4L cross & cast up 2 places, top 2 cpls also bottom 2 cpls dance RH across.

17-24. 3s+4s+1s+2s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides, 1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance 1/2 reels of 3 on sides.

25-32. All set, cross RH, 2s+3s also 4s+1s circle 4H round to left.


JIM'S HABERDASHERY  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) Alan MacPherson  Bannockburn 700

1- 8 1s+2s dance Double Fig of 8 (1s crossing down)

9-16 1M+2M turn RH & 1L+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times (4 bars), 1s dance out own side, down behind 3s & cross up to 2nd place opposite sides

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s out & up/2s in & down to start), 1s end crossing up to 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s out & up to start), 1s end in centre facing up

33-40 1s dance up to top, cast to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn RH

Original version: - 33-40  1s turn 2s with nearer hand (4 bars) & turn 3s with other hand (4 bars)


THE PIPER & THE PENGUIN  (R88)  Sq.Set Roy Goldring  Scotia Suite

1- 8 Ladies dance RSh round their corners, dance RH across ending in centre

9-16 Ladies dance LSh round their partners, dance LH across & back to places

17-24 Men dance RSh round their partners, dance RH across ending in centre

25-32 Men dance LSh round corners, dance LH across & back to places

33-40 1s & 3s turn partners RH 1.1/4 times, Men followed by partners dance out between side couples & back to places (1M thru 4s & 3M thru 2s)

41-48 1s+3s dance R&L

49-64 2s+4s repeat bars 33-48

65-72 Ladies dance in turning right about to dance out, cast clockwise to opposite Lady's place

73-80 Men dance in turning left about to dance out, cast anticlockwise to opposite places

81-88 All turn partners RH 1.1/4 times into prom hold, Promenade anticlockwise 1/2 way round to original places


EXTRAS

192 MILES HOME  (J4x48)  Sq Set Katy Sweetman  RSCDS Bk 50

Note: All turns with Elbow Grip - RE=Right Elbow, LE=Left Elbow

Part A

1- 8 1s NHJ dance between 3s, separate, cast into centre & dance out between 2s/4s back to place (1M between 2s, 1L between 4s)

9-16 1s turn RE, turn corners LE, 1s turn RE, 1M+2M also 1L+4L turn LE

17-24 1s turn RE, 1M+3L also 1L+3M turn LE.  1s dance to original places facing out, set & turn inwards to face partner

Part B

1- 4 Men pass LSh dancing to Right into next Lady's place, face out while Ladies cast to partner's place.  All turn corner (on Left) LE to finish NHJ with corner facing in

5- 8 All Advance with corner & Men Retire with Lady on Left

9-12 Ladies leading, all repeat bars 1-4

13-16 All Advance with corner & Men Retire with partner to new position (1 place round anticlockwise)

17-24 All circle 8H round & back


SCOTT MEIKLE  (R4x32)  4C set Alice McLean  Laurieston Coll 1

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s

9-16 1s+3s dance RH across, LH back

17-24 1L followed by 3L dance Tandem reel of 3 across with 2s (LSh to 2M) & 1s end 3rd pl while 3M followed by 1M dance reel of 3 with 4s (LSh to 4L) & 3s end in 2nd pl  2 3 1 4

25-32 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, turn partners RH 1.1/2 times  2 3 4 1



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for June 21st

Tonight's Programme by Christine

 


CALLER HERRIN'  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Hugh Foss  Dances to Song Tunes

1- 8 1s set advancing passing RSh, 1M+2L & 1L+2M 1/2 turn nearer hand & repeat back to places

9-16 1s lead down below 3s & cast up, meet, lead up to top & cast to place while 2s cast up & lead down & cast up round 3s to place, 1s+2s set

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s in & down to start)

25-32 1s dance part reels of 3 on sides all crossing at the top to end 3 1 2 on opposite sides & all set

33-40 1s cast down 1 place, cross RH, cast up to 2nd place while 2s+3s cross RH, set on sides & change places RH, 2s+1s+3s set


EZEKIEL'S WHEEL  (R88)  Sq set  James Mungall  Baton Rouge SCDs

1- 8 Ladies dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn partners LH into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn Ladies LH into centre & face partners

17-32 All dance double Celtic Reel:-

Each couple passes partner RSh to change places, Men dance LSh round each other ¾ way while Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise. This is repeated with Ladies dance LSh ¾ round each other while Men dance on 1 place clockwise.

 Repeat back to positions

33-48 All dance full Schiehallion reels

49-56 1s & 3s take partners 2H & slip step to the opposing position (Men pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H, slip step back to original positions (Ladies pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H to original positions.

57-64 2s & 4s repeat bars 49-56

65-80 All dance Grand Chain but when ½ way round on bars 71-72 set to partner, repeat to places but again set to partner on bars 79-80

81-88 All dance 8H round & back


THE BONNIE LASS O' BON ACCORD  (S64)  Sq.Set John Drewry  Bon Accord Bk

1 - 8 (8 bar introduction) All stand for 4 bars then bow & curtsey to Partner & to Corner

9-16 1s+3s lead into centre & lead opposite person through side couples, cross, cast to meet partner & turn RH to end with Lady on Man’s left

17-24 2s+4s repeat & end with Men facing out

25-32 All dance full interlocking Reels of 4 across giving LH in centre, ending with Ladies dancing clockwise round outside of set to meet next Man as Men dance anticlockwise (from LH across) to meet next Lady

33-38 Men turn new partner RH into Allemande hold, dance round anticlockwise 1/2 way & turn Ladies to face them (as ordinary allemande)

39-40 All cast round to right passing original partner & turn in to face them

41-48 All dance Grand Chain

49-56 All set to partners & turn 2H opening into 4H round (1s+4s & 2s+3s) opening into

57-64 All circle 8H round & back


THE CRANBERRY TART  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Terry Glasspool  7 Year Itch

1- 8 1M sets & casts 1 place, sets & petronella turns between 3s facing up while 1L stands for 2 bars then sets, casts 1 place & sets

9-16 1M sets in line with 3s & all 3 Adv+Ret then 1M advances to partner while 1L petronella turns between 2s & sets in line with 2s then all 3 Adv+Ret

17-24 1L followed by partner dances reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2L) to end in 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides giving RSh to 3s


SCOTT MEIKLE  (R4x32)  4C set Alice McLean  Laurieston Coll 1

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s

9-16 1s+3s dance RH across, LH back

17-24 1L followed by 3L dance Tandem reel of 3 across with 2s (LSh to 2M) & 1s end 3rd pl while 3M followed by 1M dance reel of 3 with 4s (LSh to 4L) & 3s end in 2nd pl  2 3 1 4

25-32 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, turn partners RH 1.1/2 times  2 3 4 1

EXTRAS

POLHARROW BURN  (R5x32)  5C set Hugh Foss  Glendarroch SD Sheets

1- 8 1s & 3s cross RH, cast 1 place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round couple above them

9-16 1s & 3s turn RH then LH (long turns) to face 1st corners while 2s & 5s 1/2 turn RH & chase clockwise to other end of set

17-24 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Reels of 4 with 1st corners then 2nd corners

25-32 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Reel of 4 with 3rd corner, turn partner LH & cast down 1 place own sides.  2 4 1 5 3


THE ROBERTSON RANT  (S80)  Sq.Set D Winchester  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

9-16 All Ladies dance RH across 1/2 way & turn opposite Man LH, all Ladies dance 1/2 RH across & turn partner LH

17-24 1s+3s dance reel of 4 (Ladies start by passing LSh as Men set)

25-32 All set (HS) to corners, turn 2H twice

33-40 2s+4s dance reel of 4 with Ladies starting by passing LSh

41-48 All set (HS) to corners, turn 2H twice

49-56 All Ladies circle left to face partners (Ladies BtoB), set to & turn partners 2H

57-64 All Men circle right to face partners (Men BtoB), set to & turn partners 2H

65-72 All dance Grand Chain

73-80 All Allemande anticlockwise


THE FLYING SPUR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place (2s up), 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (1M round 2s & 1L round 3s) while 2s+3s set & cross RH

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 own sides (RSh to 4th corner pstns-3L/2M) 1s end in centre (1L above 2s & 1M below 3s) while 2s+3s cast to meet on sides

17-24 1s set & petronella turn onto opposite sides while 2s+3s cross Ladies under Men’s arch & cast to 1st/3rd places, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

25-32 1s dance down below 3s & cast up on opp sides to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s while 2s+3s dance R&L (RH on sides to start)