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BRIGHOUSE

 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

26th  of JUly

Tonight's Programme by Janet

 

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)


SWISS LASSIE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Rosi Betsche  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 1s dance in & cast to 3rd place, 2s+1s turn partners RH 1.1/4 times to form a line up & down middle of set (Men facing down Ladies up)

9-16 2s+1s dance reel of 4 up & down middle of set ending with 2M facing Ladies side & 1L facing Men’s side

17-24 2s+1s chase round clockwise 1/2 way, 1s+3s+2s Adv+Ret

25-32 3s+2s 1/2 turn partners RH, dance RH across 1/2 way, 1s+2s 1/2 turn partners RH & dance RH across 1/2 way


THE GARRY STRATHSPEY  (S4x32)  4C set James Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+4s (in centre) dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 2s+4s & 1s+3s circle 4H left 1/2 way, 2s+3s circle 4H right 1/2 way, 1s dance up to top & all face as for Reel of 4 on sides

17-24 All set HS & dance 1/2 Grand Chain

25-32 All dance Reel of 4 on sides.  2 3 4 1


J. B. MILNE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Hugh Foss  Angus Fitchett Album

1- 8 1M+2L set advancing & turn RH, 1L+2M set advancing & turn RH

9-16 1s set to each other & turn 2H, cast to 2nd place & Petronella turn to Lady between 2s & Man between 3s

17-24 1s set & 3/4 turn RH while 2s+3s change places RH on sides & set, 1s repeat but 2s & 3s cross RH & set

25-32 1s set & change places RH while 2s+3s change places RH on sides & set, 1s cast round corner to 2nd pl own sides as 2s+3s cross RH & all set


THE PHANTOM PIPER  (J4x32)  4C set Barry Priddey  Phantom Piper Set

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 All set, 1s+4s 1/2 turn RH into prom hold while 2s & 3s cast to ends, 1s & 4s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (1s RSh to 2M & 4s RSh to 3M)

9-12 1s+4s dance 1/2 RH across, 1/2 turn partner RH into prom hold to face 2nd corner (2L/3L) while 2s+3s set & cross back RH

13-16 4s+1s dance 1/2 reel with 2nd crnrs, 4s+1s dance round each other RSh 3/4 way to face 1st crnr (2M/3M)

17-24 4s+1s dance 1/2 reel with 1st cnrs, 4s+1s pass RSh (1s face up, 4s down) & dance out between end cpls & cast to 2nd/3rd places

25-32 3s+1s also 4s+2s dance R&L to end 3 1 (4)(2)


EXTRAS


THE WEATHERCOCK  (J4x32)  4C set Veronica Hughes  Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 8 All dance RSh reels of 4 on own sides

9-16 1s & 3s set advancing into centre (give RH to partner) & Bal-in-Line, 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance RH across once round

17-24 Centre couple (1L+3M) 3/4 turn LH in centre while 1M & 3L dance round crnr to meet ptnr in line across & set, repeat & set in line up/down dance

25-32 3s+2s & 1s+4s dance RH across once round, turn facing corner RH (2L+3L, 3M+2M, 1L+4L & 1M+4M) onto own sides (Ladies turn 1.1/2 while Men turn once round).  2 3 4 1


TWIZELL BRIDGE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to meet in centre of giving RH to partner & LH to 1st corner, Bal-in-Line & turn corners to end 2nd place opp sides

9-16 1s cross, cast (M up L down) to meet RH with partner & LH to 2nd crnr, Bal-in-Line & turn crnrs to end 1M between 2s & 1L between 3s

17-24 1s set adv & turn right about to end BtoB 1M facing 2s as 1L faces 3s & all set (as Double Triangles), 1s change places & set to other couple

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on sides passing 1st corners LSh to start & 1s cross RH to 2nd place own side


ELEGANT CRANES STRATHSPEY  (S3x32)  3C set  S Inagaki

1- 8 All dance 1/2 Grand Chain, set & turn partners 2H.  (3)(2)(1)

9-16 All dance Reflection reels of 3 (1s in & up to start) ending with 1s dancing up to face 1st corners pstns as 2s continue to 3rd place

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag reel with 1st crnrs & pass RSh to face 2nd crnr pstns, 1s dance 1/2 reel with 2nd crnrs & curve to right to 1M b'tw'n 2s, 1L b'tw'n 3s

25-32 All Set+Link for 3 to 2 1 3 (all on opp sides), all chase clockwise 1/2 way to 3 1 2




Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 2nd of August

Tonight's Programme by Rachel A

Our celebration of Yorkshire Day

 

FUGAL FERGUS  (J8x48)  3C (4C set) Hugh Foss  Waverley Fugues

Fugue dance - Men copy Ladies 8 bars later

 1- 8 1L followed by 2L+3L dance anticlockwise round 1+2+3M & back up to places (Men stand)

9-16 1L+2L+3L set & cross, set & cross back (Men repeat Ladies Figs but 8 bars behind)

17-24 1L+2L+3L set & cross RH, turn to right & 1L followed by 2L+3L dance clockwise & down own side (Men Ditto)

25-32 1L+2L+3L dance reel of 3 on own side (1L RSh to 2L to start)  (Men Ditto)

33-40 1L+2L+3L dance 1/2 reel of 3 on own side, 1L+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times on side to change places  (Ditto but 1M & 2M pass LSh)

41-48 All Ladies stand while Men complete last Fig (Men Ditto & end 1M+2M turning RH)


THE MUSIC MAKARS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  RSCDS Bk 33

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast 1 place & turn partner LH to Bal-in-Line position with 1st corners

9-16 1s Bal-in-Line with 1st corners then face 1st corners & set, 1s turn to right again & Bal-in-Line with corners then turn ptnr RH to face 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s Bal-in-Line with 2nd corners then face 2nd corners & set, 1s turn to left again & Bal-in-Line with corners then turn prtnr LH to end 1L facing 2s, 1M facing 3s

25-32 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s & 1M with 3s), 1s change places passing RSh & dance LH across with other couple


THE ICE CAP  (1x96) Sq.Set Roy Goldring  Scotia Suite

1- 8 1s+3s cross RH while 2s & 4s 1/2 turn partners RH & all chase 1 place cl'wise, 2s+4s cross RH as 1s & 3s 1/2 turn prtnr RH & all chase back to pl

9-16 Ladies dance RH across 1/2 way, dance out through opposite Ladies place to dance clockwise 1 place & repeat (Ladies now in opp places)

17-24 Repeat bars 1-8 but using LH & chase anticlockwise 1 place

25-32 Men dance LH across 1/2 way, dance out through opposite Mans place to dance anti-clockwise 1 place & repeat to meet partner.  3 4 1 2

33-40 1s & 3s 1/2 turn partner RH into reel of 4 ending with Men BtoB facing partner.

41-48 1s+3s set advancing, taking prom hold dance all round each other by LSh to end 1s in 3rd place, 3s in 1st place

49-64 2s+4s repeat bars 33-48.  1 2 3 4

65-72 1s+3s RH across, turning right about couples dance RSh round each other & out between 2s/4s (Men leading) & cast to original places

73-80 2s+4s repeat bars 65-72

81-88 All dance Grand Chain BUT no hands

89-96 All turn partners 1.1/4 times RH, set & turn RH to Ladies in centre for bow/curtsey


THE WEATHERCOCK  (J4x32)  4C set Veronica Hughes  Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 8 All dance RSh reels of 4 on own sides

9-16 1s & 3s set advancing into centre (give RH to partner) & Bal-in-Line, 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance RH across once round

17-24 Centre couple (1L+3M) 3/4 turn LH in centre while 1M & 3L dance round crnr to meet ptnr in line across & set, repeat & set in line up/down dance

25-32 3s+2s & 1s+4s dance RH across once round, turn facing corner RH (2L+3L, 3M+2M, 1L+4L & 1M+4M) onto own sides (Ladies turn 1.1/2 while Men turn once round).  2 3 4 1


FLOOSIE IN THE JACUZZI  (R2x48)  Sq.Set  Gillian Jennings  Birmingham Diamond Jubilee Bk

1- 8 All set & 3/4 turn RH, Men chase clockwise 1/2 way while Ladies dance LH across once round to face new partner

9-16 All set & 1/2 turn new partner RH, Ladies chase clockwise 1/2 way while Men dance LH across once round to face own partner

17-24 All dance 1/2 reverse Schiehallion reel (2 places to left & Men follow Ladies) to end in original places

25-32 All set (facing in) & set facing next couple (1s face 2s & 3s face 4s), all dance 1/2 R&L with next couple

33-40 All set (facing in) & set facing other couple (1s face 4s & 3s face 2s), all dance 1/2 R&L with other couple

41-48 All circle 8H round & back

Repeat back to original places


EXTRAS


PLAYFORD'S CEILIDH  (R88)  3C set  V Hughes  Ruby Annivsary Coll

1-12 All dance Grand Chain 2 steps & set to next dancer, repeat twice ending in original places

13-16 All turn partners RH

17-40 The Ladies dance The Sheep's Head Hey:-

All Ladies dance up & across the top of the set & weave down the Mens line

As 1L dances in front of 3rd man, 3L (passing between 2M & 3M) turns up behind 2M to become leader (3,1,2) & leads back to top

3L leads down Mens line weaving & as 2L reaches the gap between 2M & 3M she turns up behind 2M & leads back to top (2,1,3)

 2L leads down Mens line weaving & as 1L reaches the gap between 2M & 3M she turns up behind 2M & leads back to top (1,2,3)

Then 1L leads the line down behind Men & back to top on own side

41-48 All circle (slip step) left & back

49-72 Men dance The Sheep's Head Hey (same pattern through Ladies)

73-80 All set advancing & petronella turn to next place anticlockwise, set advancing & petronella turn to next place anticlockwise

81-88 All set & turn to right, all chase to original places & turn partners RH


GENERAL STUART'S REEL  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) C Menzies  RSCDS Bk 10

1- 8 1M sets to 2L & casts 1 place, 1L sets to 2M & casts 1 place

9-16 1s turn 1st corner RH & pass partner RSh, turn 2nd corner LH pass partner RSh to face 1st corners

17-24 1s dance ‘Hello-Goodbye' setting & end BtoB (1M facing up & 1L facing down)

25-32 1s give RSh to 2nd corner & dance reels of 3 on sides with 2s+3s & cross RH to 2nd place on own sides



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 9TH August

Tonight's Programme byPaul

  


ARGYLL'S FAREWELL TO STIRLING  (R4x40)  (4C set) K Dingley

1- 8 1M+2M+3M turn 2L+3L+4L RH & turn partners LH

9-16 1s+2s+3s slip step down for 2 bars & 1/2 turn, slip step up to top & 1/2 turn to places

17-24 1s+2s dance R&L

25-32 1M followed by partner casts 1 place & crosses to opposite side to dance RH across with 3s

33-40 1M followed by partner cast on opposite side to 4th place & crosses to own side to dance RH across with 4s


THE BRISK YOUNG LAD  (J5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Autumn Coll 84

1-12 1s+2s+4s+5s dance RSh reel of 4 on sides (3s stand)

13-16 1s+2s & 4s+5s turn RH on sides while 3s turn LH in centre to end facing “1st corner couples” (Lady facing 1M+2M & Man facing 4L+5L)

17-24 3s dance RH across with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance LH across with “2nd corners” (Lady with 4M+5M & Man with 1L+2L)

25-32 3s dance out centre of own sides & cast clockwise round 3rd corner couple, dance in & pass partner RSh & dance out other end casting round 4th corner couple to 3rd place own sides (corner couples Adv+Ret to allow 3s to dance behind them)

33-40 All circle 10H round & back

41-48 2s+3s+4s+5s set & cast up 1 place while 1s set advancing & lead down to bottom, all turn RH


CAPE TOWN WEDDING  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) Tom Kerr  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 1s cross (no hands) to 2nd place, dance out & 1/2 turn 3s with nearer hand, 1s (in 3rd pl) 1/2 turn RH & lead up to top ending in prom hold

9-16 1s in prom hold dance reel of 3 with 2s (RSh to 2L to start) 1s end in middle at top facing down (Lady on Mans Left) & 3s step in & face up

17-24 1s+2s+3s set, 1s+3s Petronella-in-tandem to sides as 2s petronella into middle, 1s+2s+3s (join hands in circle) set & cast back to places

25-32 1s+2s dance the Knot


THE MEETING OF THE WATERS  (R8x48)  3C (4C set) Iain Boyd  Strathtay Album

1- 8 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across (1M & 2L pass LSh while 1L & 2M cast), 1L+2M pass RSh at end, 1L ends facing out

9-16 1s dance parallel Figs of 8 round 2s & 3s on own sides (pass 2s RSh to start)

17-24 1L followed by 1M casts round 2L, cross down between 3s, cast up to 2nd place on Men’s side & cross to own side as 1M ends Men’s side

25-32 1s dance RH across with 3s & LH across with 2s

33-40 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s giving RSh to 3s to start)

41-48 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


CLUTHA  (R4x48)  Sq.Set RSCDS Bk 31

1- 8 1L+3M turn RH, dance round partner RSh to turn each other again RH ending in middle holding RH & partners LH

9-16 1s+3s Bal-in-Line, 1L+3M turn partners LH into the middle & Bal-in-Line again, turn partner LH to original pstns

17-24 1s+3s dance R&L

25-32 1s+3s dance Ladies Chain

33-40 All turn corners RH retaining hold & hold partners LH to form a circle (men facing out), all set & turn partner LH (4 bars) into prom hold

41-48 All dance round anticlockwise in prom hold to original pstns

Repeat with 2L+4M, 3L+1M, 4L+2M



EXTRAS

GLEN MOR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) E Forbes  SCDs

1- 8  1s+2s set, dance 1/2 RH across, 1s+3s set, dance 1/2 LH across

9-16 1s set & cast up 1 place as 3s stand & cross back to places, 1s set & cast up 1 place as 2s stand & cross back to places

17-24 All dance reels of 3 on own sides (2s dancing out round 3s to start)

25-32 1s+2s 3/4 turn RH, 1M+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times while 1L & 2M chase clockwise to meet partner & 3/4 turn partners RH to places


THE BYRON STRATHSPEY  (S3x32)  3C set John Drewry  Deeside Bk 2

1- 8 All petronella turn into the centre & set to partner, turn 2H 1.1/4 times back to places

9-16 1s+2L & 3s+2M dance RH across, 2s pass RSh & dance LH across with other couple

17-24 2s in prom hold dance reel of 3 with 1s passing 1L RSh, end 2s in centre at top

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 16th August

Tonight's Programme by Roger

  


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)


CRAMOND BRIDGE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) V Farr  London Jubilee

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, cross LH & cast (Lady up, Man down), to meet in middle in prom hold facing 2nd Man

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 1st corners & 1/2 reel with 2nd corners, end in middle facing Ladies side

17-24 1s lead out, cross & cast (Lady up, Man down) to meet in middle, 1s turn RH as 2s+3s dance 1/2 R&L

25-32 1s lead up & cast to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH


MACDONALD OF THE ISLES  (S3x32)  3C Set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 2

1- 8 2s dance full diagonal Reels of 4 with 1st corners, passing by the LSh to face 2nd corners

9-16 2s dance full diagonal Reel of 4 with 2nd corners to end in original places

17-24 All dance Snowball Grand Chain for 3 cpls to end 3 (2) 1:

`1s cross RH & change places LH on side with 2s

`1s change places RH with 3s while 2s cross over RH

`1s cross LH while 2s & 3s change places LH.  3 (2) 1

25-32 3s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 3s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round end couples (3M up & 3L down) to end in 2nd places


JOIE DE VIVRE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) I van Maarseveen  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, 1s dance down between 3s & cast back to 2nd place on own sides

9-16 2s+1s+3s turn RH & chase 1/2 way round clockwise

17-24 3s+1s+2s dance DoSiDo, set & 1/2 turn partners RH for Allemande

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

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MAIRI'S WEDDING  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast to 2nd place, 1s turn LH to face 1st corners

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 2nd corners

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 3rd corner (pstns), 1/2 diagonal reel with 4th corner (pstns)

25-32 1s dance reel of 3 across (Lady with 2s, Man with 3s - LSh to 1st corner)

33-40 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back



EXTRAS


THE MONTGOMERIES' RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Castle Menzies  RSCDS Bk 10

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast down to 2nd place, cross LH & 1L casts up while 1M casts down

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across, 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s

17-24 1s with nearer hands joined (Lady on Mans left) set to 2L & turn inwards to set to 3M, set to 3L & turn inward & set to 2M

25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides 1s giving RSh to 2nd corner, 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 23rd August


Tonight's Programme by David and Jill

 

MUIRLAND WILLIE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 21

1- 4 1s lead down middle & cross over to cast up to 2nd pl while 2s set & cross RH to 3rd pl while 3s cast up to 1st place & cross RH

5- 8 All set & 1/2 turn 2H to own side

9-16 Repeat bars 1- 8 from new pstns

17-24 1s lead up to 1st place & set, 1s+2s set advancing

25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette.  2 1 3


THE ELEPHANT'S STAMPEDE  (J4x48)  Sq.Set L MacDonald+G Mackintosh  Aurora 10th Anniv Bk

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

9-16 1s+3s advance & with free hand join with 2s & 4s & retire into longwise set across the dance, all dance 1/2 parallel reels of 4 across

17-24 All dance 1/2 R&L at each end of set, turn (person on Mans left) RH 1.1/2 times to form Sq.Set

25-32 All Ladies petronella turn to next Ladies place to right & set, repeat to meet partner (all have progressed 1 place to right)

33-48 All dance full Schiehallion Reel


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


NOTTINGHAM LACE  (R96)  Sq.Set J Bradley  Nottingham Lace

PART 1

1- 8 All dance 1/2 Grand Chain & set to partners, 3/4 turn RH to end with Ladies in centre for LH across

9-12 Ladies dance LH across 1/2 way while Men dance 1/4 way round clockwise, Ladies 1/2 turn nearest Man RH

13-16 Men dance LH across 1/2 way while Ladies dance 1/4 way round clockwise & all 1/2 turn partners RH

17-24 All repeat bars 9-16 to original places

PART 2

25-32 1L & 3M change places RH, cast behind 4s & change places RH to join end of line while 1M & 3L dance similarly behind 2s, all set

33-40 All Adv+Ret, 1s+2L+4M also 3s+2M+4L circle 4H round to left to end in line across (1s & 3s in centre of line)

41-48 All Adv+Ret, circle 8H round 1/2 way to end in Sq.Set opposite to original places

PART 3

49-72 Repeat PART 2 with 2s & 4s as dancing couples, all ending in original places

PART 4

73-96 Repeat PART 1


EXTRAS

SETON'S CEILIDH BAND  (J4x64)  4C set B Fordyce  Morison's Bush Coll

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, lead down between 3s & cast down behind 4s

9-16 1s dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides beginning by dancing up between 4s

17-24 1s cross RH & cast up 1 place, lead up between 3s & cast up behind 2s

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides beginning by dancing down between 2s

33-40 1s cross RH & cast down 1 place to give RH to partner & LH to 1st corners, Bal-in-Line & turn partner RH to give LH to 2nd corners

41-48 Bal-in-Line & 1s dance out & cast down behind 3s, lead up to top crossing to 1st place own sides

49-60 1L+2L & 1M+2M change places RH on sides & 2s+1s cross over LH, repeat with 3s & 4s until reaching the bottom of the set

61-64 All turn RH 1.1/2 times


THE BEES OF MAGGIEKNOCKATER  (J4x32)  4C set John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, dance RH across with 3s & end 1M+3L also 1L+3M in prom hold facing out to pass corner person RSh

9-24 All dance 4x1/2 Reels of 3 on sides (to right to start, then left, right & left) with 1s+3s changing partners in centre at end of each 1/2 Reel to progress Men clockwise & Ladies anticlockwise.  End in centre 1s facing down & 3s facing up

25-32 1s dance between 3s turning 3s with nearer hand 1.1/2 times, crossing over to own sides & turn 4th person 1.1/2 times (Men RH & Ladies LH)



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for August 30th

Tonight's Programme by Kathleen A


 


SWISS LASSIE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) R Betsche  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 1s dance in & cast to 3rd place, 2s+1s turn partners RH 1.1/4 times to form a line up & down middle of set (Men facing down Ladies up)

9-16 2s+1s dance reel of 4 up & down middle of set ending with 2M facing Ladies side & 1L facing Men’s side

17-24 2s+1s chase round clockwise 1/2 way, 1s+3s+2s Adv+Ret

25-32 3s+2s 1/2 turn partners RH, dance RH across 1/2 way, 1s+2s 1/2 turn partners RH & dance RH across 1/2 way


THE FIRST RAIN OF SPRING  (J3x32)  3C Wouter Joubert  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s dance down, cast up round 3s, meet, dance up to 1st place facing out.  1s+2s 1/2 turn (Men LH, Ladies RH)

9-16 2s+1s dance double Figs 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast to start)

17-20 1s+3s 3/4 turn RH into line up/down in middle facing partner & set

21-28 1s+3s dance 1/2 Celtic Reel:-

21-22     1s+3s pass partner RSh

23-24     1M+3L dance clockwise while 1L+3M dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line across

25-26     1s+3s pass partner RSh

27-28     1L+3M dance clockwise while 1M+3L dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line up/down set

29-32 3s+1s 3/4 turn partners RH to sidelines & 2s+3s+1s set


RED KITES OVER THE BLACK ISLE  (S4x32)  4C set A & Ian Jamieson  Glen Orrin Coll 1

1- 8 1s & 4s set & cast in 1 place, 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 2s & 3s repeat

17-24 4s+3s & 2s+1s dance RH across, 3s+2s dance LH across while 4s & 1s chase clockwise to other end

25-32 1s+3s also 2s+4s set facing on sides & change places RH, turn partners 2H to own sides (end couples turn 1.1/2 times)


THE MONTGOMERIES' RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Castle Menzies  RSCDS Bk 10

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast down to 2nd place, cross LH & 1L casts up while 1M casts down

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across, 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s

17-24 1s with nearer hands joined (Lady on Mans left) set to 2L & turn inwards to set to 3M, set to 3L & turn inward & set to 2M

25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides 1s giving RSh to 2nd corner, 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides


GLASTONBURY TOR  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  Duncan Brown  RSCDS Bk 47

1- 8 1s+2s set & dance 1/2 RH across, 1s+3s set & dance 1/2 LH across

9-16 1s set & cross RH, 1s cast up 1 place & turn LH turn to face 1st corners (pstns)

17-20 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st crnrs (pstns) & pass left to face 2nd crnrs (pstns)

21-24 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 2nd crnrs (pstns) & curve right to end 1M between 3s facing down & 1L btwn 2s facing up

25-32 1M+3s also 1L +2s Set+Link for 3 once, 1s turn RH 1.1/2 times to 2nd place as 2s & 3s dance clockwise 1/2 way to places  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


SHIFTIN' BOBBINS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) R Clowes  Ormskirk 6

1- 8 1s cross RH to double triangle position with 2s+3s & set, 1s cast up to top & dance down until they are between 2s & 3s

9-16 1L dances RH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances LH across with 2L+3L, 1s followed by 2s+3s dance down centre

17-24 3s followed by 2s+1s dance up & 3s+2s cast down to places, 1L dances LH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances RH across with 2L+3L

25-32 1s dance up to top & cast down to 2nd place opposite side, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 around 2s to end in 2nd place on own sides



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for September 6th

Tonight's Programme by Bill

 

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


BLACKFORD JIG  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) E Ramwell  Kirkbrae Coll 1

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back, cast to 2nd place on own sides

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Lady round 2s & Man down round 3s), turn to face 1st crnr & turn crnr LH (4 bar turn) 1s end in 2nd pl opp sides

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corner to start (end facing 2nd corners)

25-32 1s turn 2nd corners RH (4 bar turn) & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Man up round 2s & Lady down round 3s)

33-40 1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 1st corners


THE GARRY STRATHSPEY  (S4x32)  4C set James Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+4s (in centre) dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 2s+4s & 1s+3s circle 4H left 1/2 way, 2s+3s circle 4H right 1/2 way, 1s dance up to top & all face as for Reel of 4 on sides

17-24 All set HS & dance 1/2 Grand Chain

25-32 All dance Reel of 4 on sides.  2 3 4 1


LIQUID ASSETS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Stoneywood Coll 2

1- 8 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides 1s ending at top on opposite sides facing in & 2s face out

9-16 1s turn 2s 1.1/2 times with nearer hands, 1s turn 3s 1.1/2 times with other hand

17-24 1s cross up to dance reels of 3 on own side At end 3s face out

25-32 1s turn 3s 1.1/2 times with nearer hands, 1s dance up to top & cast to 2nd places


THE REEL OF THE ROYAL SCOTS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 27

1- 8 1s 1/2 turn 2s on sides (1M RH - 1L LH) to face out, 2s+1s+3s set, 1s 1/2 turn 3s on sides (1M LH - 1L RH) end 3s facing out & 2s+3s+1s set

9-16 1s followed by 3s dance up between 2s, cast down 1 place, dance in & 1s cast up to 2nd place 3s end in 3rd place

17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, pass partner RSh turn 2nd corners RH & cross passing partner RSh to 2nd place own sides

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


Extras

IAN POWRIE'S FAREWELL TO AUCHTERARDER  (J128)  Sq.Set Bill Hamilton

1- 8 All circle 8H round to the left & back (popular variation - 8 hands all the way round to left)

9-24 Ladies dance in front of ptnr & behind next Man, into RH across, in front of Man opp own ptnr & behind next Man, into RH across & back to place

25-32 All Promenade clockwise

33-40 1s & 3s dance cl'wise behind next couple & Men dance past cpl as Ladies dance in between cpl & both turn R to face cpl, all set & turn RH

41-48 All dance parallel reels of 4

49-56 1s & 3s dance a full Fig of 8 round the standing 2s/4s

57-64 1s & 3s dance LH across, 1s & 3s dance back to places (Men round & Ladies through the standing 2s & 4s)

65-96 2s & 4s repeat 33-64

97-104 All Promenade anticlockwise

105-120 Men dance in front of ptnr & behind next Lady, into LH across, dance in front of Lady opp own partner & behind next L into LH across & back to pl

121-128 All circle 8H round to the right & back (popular variation - 8 hands all the way round to right)


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