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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

February 8th

Tonight's  Programme by Kathleen A  


MIDNIGHT OIL  (J5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Bankhead Bk 3

1- 8 1s & 3s lead down & 3/4 turn RH to L facing down & M up, retaining hold of RH set & L turns under ptnrs Rt arm to dance up (Men follow prtnr)

9-16 1s & 3s dance RH across with 2L/4L, 1s & 3s dance LH across with 4M/5M to end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s also 3s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2ndcorners & into centre facing partner (L facing down M up)

25-32 1s+3s dance reel of 4 up & down centre of dance & end in centre holding partners nearer hand (1s face Ladies side & 3s face Men’s side)

33-40 1s also 3s dance out sides & cast, dance in to meet ptnr (1M & 3L pass LSh) to dance out other side & cast back to middle (1M & 3L pass RSh & face each other)

41-48 1L also 3M set twice while 1M+3L turn RH, 1s & 3s turn partner LH & cast down 1 place on own sides.  End 2 4 1 5 3


QUARRIES' JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Kent W Smith  RSCDS Bk 36

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place & dance round 1st corners passing corners LSh

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across (1st Man with 2s & 1st Lady with 3s), 1s turn LH to face 1st corners

17-18 Centre dancers change with 1st corners RH while 2nd corners set

19-20 1st corners (in centre) change places LH while new 1st & 2nd corners dance clockwise round to next corner place

21-24 Repeat the Fig in bars 17-20 from new places

25-32 Repeat 17-20 from new places, 1s end by turning LH to 2nd place on opposite sides, 2s+1s+3s set on sides & 1s cross back RH


CITY OF BELFAST  (S3x32)  3C set  L Mullholland  Belfast Diamond Jubilee Bk

1- 8 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, 1L+2M turn RH 1.1/4 times while 1M+2L turn LH 1.1/4 times & 1s end BtoB facing opp sides

9-16 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across & 2s end in 1st places while 1s pass LSh to face 1st corners

17-24 1s set to 1st corner & 2nd corner ending (turning to right) between corners, all set & 1s cross RH

25-32 1s+3s dance Espagnole:-

`25-26 1s+3s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH

`27-28 1s+3s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH

`29-32 3s turn RH as 1s turn LH to end 2 3 1


THE RAVEN'S DANCE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 5

1- 8 1s+2s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down & 2s out & up to start)

9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides & end facing down (Lady on Mans right)

17-24 1s (Lady leading) dance an Alternating Tandem RSh reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2M) & end in centre facing down

25-32 1s dance down between 3s, cast up 1 place (opp sides), lead up between 2s, cross & cast to 2nd place own sides


BRATACH BANA  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Bon Accord Bk

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance LSh round 1st corners to 2nd place opposite side facing 2nd corners

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Reel of 3 on the sides & dance 1/2 Reel of 3 across (1M with 3s at top, 1L with the 2s)

17-24 1s turn LH, turn 3rd crnrs RH (1st crnr person) & pass RSh to turn 4th crnr RH ending in 2nd pl own side in prom hold with 4th crnr

25-32 1s+4th crnrs Prom diag across (pass RSh) to diag opp crnr & 1/2 turn to end 1s in 2nd pl opp side, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L (M up, L dn) to end in 2nd pl


EXTRAS

FIFE NESS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) M S Brandon  4 SCDs 1978

1- 8 1s 1/2 turn RH into prom hold & dance down, cross LH & cast up behind 3s on own sides to 2nd place

9-16 1L & 2M+3M set advancing to form triangle, 1L & 2M+3M retire as 1M & 2L+3L set advancing to form triangle, repeat this Fig (bars 9-12)

17-24 1s in prom hold dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 with 2L+3L (in centre of set), 2L & 3L pick up each others partner & complete reel

25-32 1s (prom hold) continue with 1/2 reel of 3 with 2M+3M (Men leave Ladies on Men's side in 1st & 3rd place) all end opp side 2 1 3, all set & cross RH


TAMBOURINE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Lawrie Bowlen  East Ivanhoe Bk

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back to 2nd place own side (2s step up 3-4)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across, passing 1st corners LSh. 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides (Man up, Lady down).1s end in 2nd place opp sides, all dancing loops into place

17-24 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across (Man up Lady down). 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (Man down, Lady up). End 2 1 3 4

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for

February 15th

Tonight's  Programme by Susan H  

FUGAL FERGUS  (J8x48)  3C (4C set) Hug Foss  Waveley 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)


BURNIEBOOZLE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) David G Queen  Southport 1

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, turn partner LH 1.1/2 times to opposite sides (M facing up L down)

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reel of 3 on sides giving LSh to 2nd corner & ending with 1s turning RH to face 1st corners

17-28 1s Dance to Each Corner & Set: -

`17-18 1s change places with 1st crnrs passing RSh & 1st corners pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right in centre to face 2nd corners (as 2nd corners set)

`19-20 Original 1st crnrs change places with 2nd crnrs passing RSh & 2nd crnrs pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right to face 1s in 3rd crnr (pstn) as 1s set

`21-22 Original 2nd corners change places with 1s passing RSh & 1s pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right to face 2nd corner (pstn) as orig 1st corners set

`23-28 Repeat this Fig once more until 1s meet again in centre with 3s & 2s in 1st & 3rd places opposite sides

29-32 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times while 2s & 3s change places RH on the sides & cross over LH


SANDY’S SCOTCH BROTH  (S3x32)  3C set  G Sibley  Katannuta Bk

1- 8 All circle 6H round & back

9-16 1s dance down middle & set, dance up & cast to 2nd place

17-24 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners to end 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s cast to right into middle while 2s & 3s 3/4 turn RH into line of 6, 2M+3L middle (couple) turn LH 1.1/2 times as end couple promenade clockwise round 1/2 way, 1s continue to 2nd places own sides as 3s & 2s 3/4 turn RH to own sides.  3 1 2


WHIGMALEERIES  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) D Ivory  Imperial 2

1- 8 1s set advancing & turn individually, slip step down below 3s & cast up to 2nd place

9-16 1M dances RH across with 3s & 1L with 2s, 1s dance round 2nd corners LSh to end in prom hold facing 3L

17-24 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 across with 3s, separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in prom hold with ptnr facing 3L (in 1M place)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s (in 1st place), separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in 2nd place own side


FATHER CONNELLY'S JIG  (J4x64)  4C set John Drewry  Donside 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 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on opposite sides

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 3rd corner (pstn) while 2nd corners (pstn) set & change places diagonally, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across Lady with 2s & Man with 3s

33-40 1s cross down between 3s, 1L casts up round 3M & 1M casts down round 4L, 1s change places LH in centre & cast to 3rd place own sides

41-56 3s+1s+4s (bottom 3 couples) repeat bars 9-24

57-64 All (or bottom 3 couples only) circle 8(6)H round & back

EXTRAS

RAMADAN-CE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Turkish Set

1- 8 1s dance Inveran Reels with 2s+3s

9-16 1s cross RH, cast 1 place & turn RH to face 1st corners

17-24 1s dance RSh round 1st corner, pass RSh & dance RSh round 2nd corner to end 2nd place opposite side while 1st corners dance in, 1/2 turn RH, twirl & dance out to each others place, 2nd corners dance similarly.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across (Man at top with 3s & Lady at bottom with 2s), 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (Man Down, Lady up)


CITY OF BELFAST  (S3x32)  3C set  L Mullholland  Belfast Diamond Jubilee Bk

1- 8 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, 1L+2M turn RH 1.1/4 times while 1M+2L turn LH 1.1/4 times & 1s end BtoB facing opp sides

9-16 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across & 2s end in 1st places while 1s pass LSh to face 1st corners

17-24 1s set to 1st corner & 2nd corner ending (turning to right) between corners, all set & 1s cross RH

25-32 1s+3s dance Espagnole:-

`25-26 1s+3s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH

`27-28 1s+3s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH

`29-32 3s turn RH as 1s turn LH to end 2 3 1



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for

February22nd

Tonight's Programme by Isobel  


THE DEIL AMANG THE TAILORS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 14

1- 8 1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH across 1/2 way back to place

9-16 1s lead down the middle & back to top

17-24 1s+2s dance Allemande

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


STARLIGHT  (R8x32)  3C (4C Set)  E Abdill  RSCDS Bk 44

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, PdB in turn right about to face opposite sides & set as double triangles

9-16 1s dance out, cast round 1st corners into centre while 2s+3s Adv+Ret diagonally, 1s PdB towards each other& turn right about to face up/down & set as double triangles

17-24 1s dance up/down, cast to right to 2nd place own sides while 2s+3s Adv+Ret, 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s & 1M +3s) end facing 1st crnrs

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


THE CASHMERE SHAWL  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) Iain Boyd  Strathtay Album

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast down 2 places, cross LH & cast up to 2nd place opposite sides

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

17-24 1s 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1s 1/2 diagonal reel with 2nd corners.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32 1s change places RH with person diagonally to right & new centre cpl LH with person diag left, new centre cpl RH diag right & all cross back LH


INCHMICKERY  (J5x32)  5C set Roy Goldring  14 Social Dances

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left, 1s dance in & cast to 3rd place

9-16 1s dance RH across (Lady with 3s & Man with 4s), pass RSh & dance LH across with other couple

17-24 1L+2M also 1M+5L turn RH, 1L+5M also 1M+2L turn LH (1s end 3rd place own side)

25-32 1s dance in & cast to 5th place, 5s+1s circle 4H round to right.  2 3 4 5 1


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


EXTRAS

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


THE SINGING SANDS  (S3x32)  3C set Barry Priddey  Silver Rose

1- 8 1s & 2s dance the Tourbillon : -

`1s & 2s turn partners 2H 1/2 way, 1M & 2L lead partners on 1 place clockwise to end 1s on Ladies side & 2s on Men’s side, 1s set to 2s

`1s & 2s 1/2 turn partners 2H, 1L & 2M lead partners on 1 place to end 2s in 1st pl & 1s in 2nd pl & 2s+1s cross RH to own sides

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Man round 2s & Lady round 3s), 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 (Man with 3s & Lady with 2s)

17-24 1s dance Diag R&L to end 3 1 2

25-32 All set & 3s+1s dance RH across 1/2 way while 2s cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way to end 2 3 1



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for March 1st

Programme by Pat B  

MACDONALD OF KEPPOCH (M-(S64+R64)) Sq.Set Chris Ronald RSCDS Book 49

1- 8 1s+3s dance 6 bars R&L (Men polite turns) to finish in centre B-to-B with partner facing side couples (1L+2L, 1M+4M, 3L+4L, 3M+2M). All set
9-16 Reels of 4 across. Finish in line up/down with Ladies (in middle) facing, 1M facing down, 3M facing up
17-24 Reel of 4 (1L+3L pass RSh)- all pass LSh at ends, RSh in middle. Finish in original places facing partners
25-32 All set, all turn partner RH 1¼ into promenade hold and dance 1 place anticlockwise.
Repeat from new positions in Strathspey then twice in Reel time back to original places


VINTAGE SIMON  (J5x32)  5C set   Dorothy Hargreaves  RSCDS Bk 47

1- 8 1s & 5s cross RH as 3s set. 3s dance up, curving into 1st place & set (2s+4s step down bars 3-4) while 1s & 5s chase clockwise to 4th/2nd place, 5s & 1s turn partners RH to face 1st corners.

9-16 5s & 1s dance Corner Chain with setting with 1st corners:-

5s/1s change pl RH with 1st crnrs & set, 1st crnrs turn LH in middle & return to places giving RH to 5s/1s who turn LH in middle to face 2nd crnrs

17-24 5s/1s repeat with 2nd crnr & end 5s/1s turning partners LH in middle to end side by side facing opposite sides

25-32 All dance RH across (3s+5L, 2s+5M+1L, 1M+4s), 5s+1s give LH to Bal-in-Line then turn partners LH to own sides.  3 5 2 1 4


BROADWAY  (S3x32)  3C set C Ronald  Big Apple Coll / Sunday Class Bk 2

1- 8 1s dance down (2 bars) & turn 2H (2 bars), 1s dance up & cast to 2nd place

9-16 2s+1s+3s Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L starting Diagonally left

17-24 All Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L starting Diagonally left.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32 All set & 1/2 turn RH, face partner and pull back RSh, dance out to places & set.  3 1 2


ANDREW'S DANCE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Andrew Mills  Harbour City

1- 8 1M followed by 1L casts 1 place, 1M crosses to 2nd place opp side & dances RSh round 3L as 1L dances RSh round 3M both to 2nd pl opp sides

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s giving LSh to 2s)

17-24 2s+1s dance Ladies Chain

25-32 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s & turn RH


THE ZOOLOGIST  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  D Brown  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1s cross down between 2s+3s & cast to right to face 2L/3M, dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) & end facing 1st corner (pstn)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 & pass RSh to face 2nd corner (pstn), 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel & end in double triangle positions (facing opp sides)

17-24 1s dance Double Triangles & end in middle facing opposite sides RSh to RSh

25-32 1s dance LH across (M with 3s at top & L with 2s), 1M followed by 3M+3L also 1L followed by 2L+2M pass RSh diagonally across to change ends & loop round to right to end on own sides.  2 1 3


EXTRAS

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


BEST SET IN THE HALL  (J8x32)  3C (4C Set)  Helen Greenwood  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1s set & 1L followed by partner casts below 3s. 1L crosses & casts up to face her 1st corner while 1M dances up the middle to face 1st corner

9-12 1s set to 1st corners & dance RSh round each other into 3rd corner (pstn) while 1st corners dance in & turn right about to face their original position

13-16 1s+1st crnr person set & 1st crnr persons dance RSh round each other into diag opp crnrs while 1s dance in & pivot to right to face 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s repeat bars 9-16 with 2nd corners & end passing RSh to 2nd place opposite sides.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32 2s+1s+3s chase clockwise 1/2 way & turn partners RH



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for March 8th

Programme by Rachel B  


LORD MACLAY'S REEL  (R4x40)  4C set Doris Robertson  Guide To SCD (ex-Collins)

1- 8 1s+4s cross RH, cast 1 place down/up (2s+3s step up/down) & dance RH across ending 1s between 2s & 4s between 3s all facing up

9-16 All PdB coupe 4 times (popular version - All coupe PdB 4 times)

17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RSh reels of 4 across finishing by dancing to original places 1 2 3 4

25-32 All circle 8H round & back

33-40 1s cross RH (2s do not step up), cast to 2nd place, cross LH & cast to bottom (2s+3s+4s step up bars 39-40)

Note:  Guide to SCD has bars 33-40 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, cross RH again & cast to bottom place


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 SINGING SANDS  (S3x32)  3C set Barry Priddey  Silver Rose

1- 8 1s & 2s dance the Tourbillon : -

`1s & 2s turn partners 2H 1/2 way, 1M & 2L lead partners on 1 place clockwise to end 1s on Ladies side & 2s on Men’s side, 1s set to 2s

`1s & 2s 1/2 turn partners 2H, 1L & 2M lead partners on 1 place to end 2s in 1st pl & 1s in 2nd pl & 2s+1s cross RH to own sides

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Man round 2s & Lady round 3s), 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 (Man with 3s & Lady with 2s)

17-24 1s dance Diag R&L to end 3 1 2

25-32 All set & 3s+1s dance RH across 1/2 way while 2s cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way to end 2 3 1


THE FALLS OF ROGIE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Jean Attwood  Alexander Bk 1

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1s cross RH & cast 1 place (Man up Lady down)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (1M with 2s & 1L with 3s), set in lines across & change places RH with opposite person

17-24 2s+1s+3s chase cl'wise 1/2 way, 1s dance in & turn RH to face 1st crnr pstns as 2s & 3s continue to chase on to places (as bar 16)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st corners, passing RSh dance 1/2 reel with 2nd corners & cross passing RSh to 2nd place own sides


THE FRISKY  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) R Bremner  RSCDS Bk 26

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast 1 place, turn LH & cast down 1 place

9-16 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round & back

17-24 1s lead up to top & 1s+2s set twice

25-32 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, set & cross RH to own sides


EXTRAS

A TRIP TO BAVARIA  (R4x32)  4C set J MacGregor-Brown  Guide To SCD (ex-Collins)

1- 4 1s & 4s cross RH while 2s+3s dance 1/2 RH across, 1s+3s & 2s+4s change places LH on sides

5- 16 Repeat 1-4 another 3 times (end cpls cross RH, middle cpls 1/2 RH across;  cpls in 1st+2nd place also 3rd+4th place change places LH) All finish in original places

17-24 1s set to 2s & cross over to face 3s, set & cross to face 4s

25-32 1s set to 4s & cross over to 4th place on opposite sides, all Adv+Ret 2 steps & 1s change places RH (2H popular) to retire to own sides


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for March 15th

Programme byMegan

St Patrick's Dance  


FATHER CONNELLY'S JIG  (J4x64)  4C set John Drewry  Donside 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 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on opposite sides

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 3rd corner (pstn) while 2nd corners (pstn) set & change places diagonally, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across Lady with 2s & Man with 3s

33-40 1s cross down between 3s, 1L casts up round 3M & 1M casts down round 4L, 1s change places LH in centre & cast to 3rd place own sides

41-56 3s+1s+4s (bottom 3 couples) repeat bars 9-24

57-64 All (or bottom 3 couples only) circle 8(6)H round & back


CITY OF BELFAST  (S3x32)  3C set  L Mullholland  Belfast Diamond Jubilee Bk

1- 8 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, 1L+2M turn RH 1.1/4 times while 1M+2L turn LH 1.1/4 times & 1s end BtoB facing opp sides

9-16 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across & 2s end in 1st places while 1s pass LSh to face 1st corners

17-24 1s set to 1st corner & 2nd corner ending (turning to right) between corners, all set & 1s cross RH

25-32 1s+3s dance Espagnole:-

`25-26 1s+3s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH

`27-28 1s+3s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH

`29-32 3s turn RH as 1s turn LH to end 2 3 1


MAUREEN AND PADDY  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  Bruce Kerr  York Bk 2

1- 8 1s cross down & dance out between 2s+3s turning 3s by near hand, cross up & dance out between 2s+3s turning 2s with nearer hand into double triangle positions facing own sides

9-16 All set & 1s turn 3rd corners RH to double triangle position facing opp sides, all set & turn 1st corners RH to end between 2s/3s in lines across

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across (LSh to 4th corner) 1s pass LSh ending in 2nd place own sides, 1M facing up, 1L facing down

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on sides (RSh to 3rd corner to start) then 1s cross to 2nd place opp side, dance 1M to 3rd place, 1L to 1st place opp sides & cross to 2nd place own side (2s+3s dance normal reels of 3)

Second repeat 1s end crossing to 4th place


SEAGREEN  (S3x32)  3C set John Drewry  Brodie Bk

1- 8 All set, 1M & 3L petronella turn into centre (BtoB position), dance out thru partner's place & cast to R into each others place while 1L & 3M cast down/up to opp end, petronella turn into centre (BtoB position) & dance out to opp sides (3) 2 (1)

9-16 All set, circle 6H round to left for 3 steps, dance in on 4th step & turn to right to dance round clockwise to (3) 2 (1)

17-24 Repeat bars 1- 8 with 1s+3s changing back to original places  1 2 3

25-32 2s followed by 1s dance down between 3s, cast up (2s to top & 1s to 2nd pl), 1s followed by 3s dance up between 2s & cast (1s to bottom & 3s to 2nd place)  2 3 1


THE IRISH ROVER  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) James Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s dance down below 3s & cast up to 2nd place own sides, 1L dances RH across with 2s while 1M dances RH across with 3s

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1/2 reel with 2nd corners & 1/2 turn LH in centre to face 1st corners

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 1st corners ending in 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance Diag R&L (1M crossing down & 1L crossing up to start)


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


FIFE NESS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) M S Brandon  4 SCDs 1978

1- 8 1s 1/2 turn RH into prom hold & dance down, cross LH & cast up behind 3s on own sides to 2nd place

9-16 1L & 2M+3M set advancing to form triangle, 1L & 2M+3M retire as 1M & 2L+3L set advancing to form triangle, repeat this Fig (bars 9-12)

17-24 1s in prom hold dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 with 2L+3L (in centre of set), 2L & 3L pick up each others partner & complete reel

25-32 1s (prom hold) continue with 1/2 reel of 3 with 2M+3M (Men leave Ladies on Men's side in 1st & 3rd place) all end opp side 2 1 3, all set & cross RH



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for March 22nd

Programme by Kathleen S  


HOOPER'S JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) MMM 2

1- 8 All clap & 1s cross passing RSh, cast to 2nd place & dance RH across with 3s

9-16 All clap & 1s cross passing RSh, cast to 1st place & dance LH across with 2s

17-24 1M+3L change places RH & 1L+3M change places RH (as 1M+3L loop round), 1M+3L change places RH (as 1L+3M loop round) & 1L+3M cross LH 1L ending in 2nd place (as 1M casts to 2nd pl)

25-32 2s+1s dance R&L


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


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


THE IMMIGRANT LASS  (J4x32)  4C set M Jay  RSCDS Bk 39

1- 8 1s+2s turn RH 1.1/2 times, 1s+2s dance RH across to end opp sides while 3s+4s now turn 1.1/2 times (3s+4s start 4 bars behind 1s+2s)

9-16 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L while 3s+4s dance RH across, 1s+3s (centre couples) dance 1/2 R&L

17-24 3s+1s dance full Ladies Chain

25-32 1s+4s lead up for 3 bars & 1/2 turn partner (Lady under Mans arm), 4s lead down to bottom & cast to 3rd place as 1s dance down to bottom


BRATACH BANA  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Bon Accord Bk

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance LSh round 1st corners to 2nd place opposite side facing 2nd corners

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Reel of 3 on the sides & dance 1/2 Reel of 3 across (1M with 3s at top, 1L with the 2s)

17-24 1s turn LH, turn 3rd crnrs RH (1st crnr person) & pass RSh to turn 4th crnr RH ending in 2nd pl own side in prom hold with 4th crnr

25-32 1s+4th crnrs Prom diag across (pass RSh) to diag opp crnr & 1/2 turn to end 1s in 2nd pl opp side, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L (M up, L dn) to end in 2nd pl


EXTRAS


THE MINISTER ON THE LOCH  (S3x32)  3C set Roy Goldring  24 G & S Dances

1- 8 1s+2s dance Diamond Poussette

9-16 1s dance down for 2 steps, turn 2H, dance up to top & turn 2H

17-24 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 round 2s with 1s casting to start

25-32 1M+2M turn LH 1.1/2 times while 1L+2L turn RH 1.1/2 times, 1M+3M turn RH 1.1/2 times while 1L+3L turn LH 1.1/2 times


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for March 29th

Programme by Ian  

NEVER AT SEA  (R3x48) or  (R6x48)  6C Set John C Haddow

4s & 5s & 6s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, cross LH & cast to 3rd place while 6s cross RH & cast to 5th place, cross LH & cast to 4th place

9-16 1M+6L Prom hold dance reel of 3 with 4s (pass 4M LSh to start) while 6M+1L dance reel of 3 with 3s (pass 3M LSh) end 1s in 3rd place side by side facing up & 6s in 4th place facing down ready for:..

17-24 1s & 6s dance reflection reels on sides dancing up/down between 3s/4s to start

25-32 1s+6s dance R&L ending with 1s facing up & 6s facing down

33-36 End couples cross RH while cpl in 2nd+3rd pl also cpl in 4th+5th pl dance 1/2 RH across & all (1st+2nd pl, 3rd+4th pl, 5th+6th pl) change pl LH on side

37-40 Repeat bars 33-36

40-44 Repeat bars 33-36

45-48 All turn partners RH  5 4 6(1)(3)(2)

Dance 3 times to end 6 5 4(3)(2)(1) or 6 times to end 1 2 3(4 )(5)(6)


A FLOCK OF GEESE  (J5x32)  5C set  M&E Briscoe  Slip Knot Coll

1- 8 1s+3s+5s set advcg to join hands (RH to prtnrs) & set, all turn RH & 1s cast to 5th pl while 3s lead up to 1st pl as 5s lead up to 3rd pl.  3 2 5 4 1

9-16 Repeat bars 1-8 to end 5 2 1 4 3

17-24 5s & 1s lead down & back to 2nd & 4th places.  2 5 4 1 3

25-32 2s+5s also 1s+3s dance R&Ls

(popular variation – in bars 4/5 1s do not turn but use 4 bars to cast )


RITA'S RAMBLE [S3x32] 3C set, 2s on opp sides                                         L Austin

1-8       2s Cross RH & face out; 2M Casts up to betwn 1s while 2L Casts down to betwn 3s, L sh 1/2 Rls of 3 across

9-16     2s Cross RH up/down & Cast R to 2 pl own side, L sh 1/2 Rls of 3 on sides

17-24   Rights & Lefts for 3 Couples

25-32   All Turn new partner RH, All Chase clockwise 1/2 way.


CROSSING THE LINE 2  (R6x32)  3C set John Drewry  Bankhead Bk 6

Northern Hemisphere: -

1- 8 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides

9-16 1s (on opp sides) in prom hold dance a reel of 3 across with 2s giving RSh to 2nd Man

17-24 1s (on opp sides) dance down to bottom crossing & cast up to 2nd place, 1s turn RH (1s end facing out on own side)

25-32 1s cast right as 2s & 3s petronella turn into centre & 1s dance thru 2s/3s as they set, 1s cast to 2nd place as 2s & 3s petronella turn to opposite sides & all set.  End 2 1 3 all on opposite sides

Southern Hemisphere:-

Repeat having crossed the Line into the Southern Hemisphere. New 1st couple are at the other end of the set reversing after each 32 bars


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)


EXTRAS

THE WIND ON LOCH FYNE  (S3x32)  3C Triangular set John Bowie Dickson  Dunedin 1

1- 8 1s cross over (Man between 3s, Lady between 2s) & dance Fig of 8 & end turning RH 1/2 way to face partner in original places

9-16 All dance interlocking RSh reels of 4 & end by turning RH to bring Men into centre

17-24 Men dance LH across in centre 2 places while Ladies dance clockwise 1 place, turn partner RH & repeat ending in triangular set order 2 3 1

25-32 All set & circle 6H round for 2 steps, turn partner 2H & continue to circle 6H round to pstns.  2 3 1


TAMBOURINE REEL  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) L Bowlen  East Ivanhoe Bk

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back to 2nd place own side

9-16 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (Lady with 2s & Man with 3s) & 1/2 reels of 3 on opposite sides

17-24 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (Man up Lady down) & 1/2 reels on own sides

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