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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 September 13th

Tonight's Programme by Veronica

 

ASHBOURNE GINGERBREAD     Jig for 3 cpls, in 4 cpl set                           Devised by Mrs V Hughes, Brighouse 

1-4               1st & 2nd couples circle 8 slip steps once round to left

5-8               1st &2nd couples set; 1st couple cast off one pl. while 2nd couple dance up

9-10            1st c. petronella turn into centre while 2nd & 3rd couples set

11-12 1st c. petronella turn to wrong side while 2nd &3rd  couples petronella turn into centre

13-14        1st couple set on side while 2nd &3rd couples petronella turn to wrong sides

15-16        1st couples petronella turn into centre, turning round by right to face partner’s first corner position, while 2nd & 3rd couples set.

17-20 1st couple dance half rt. Shoulder reel with 1st corners, move on to face partner’s second corner position.

21-24        1st couple dance half rt shoulder reel with second corners, end with 1st couple in second place on own side, man facing up, woman facing down

25-28 1st couple dance half left shoulder reel on own side with 2nd & 3rd couples ending in order 2,1,3 on own sides

29-32        2nd, 1st and 3rd couples turn once giving right hands having passed a couple.

  

MAJOR IAN STEWART  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  RSCDS Bk 35

1- 8 1s+2s 1/2 turn partners RH & dance RH across 1/2 way, 2s+1s full turn partner RH ending with 2s at top & 1s in 2nd place

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1L dances in & up as 1M dances in & down to start) & 1s end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s set to 1st corners then to each other across the dance, set to 2nd corners & Petronella turn to 2nd place own sides

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to the left for 6 steps, pivot & chase back to places


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


THE SUMMER ASSEMBLY  (R88)  Sq.Set Roy Goldring  RSCDS Bk 35

1-16 All turn RH & Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise & all set to new partners, turn new prtnrs RH, Ladies dance on 1 pl (pass RSh) & set to new prtnrs

17-32 Repeat bars 1-16 but all turn LH & Men dancing on anticlockwise (pass LSh)

33-48 1s+3s dance RH across then 1M & 3M followed by ptnrs dance cl'wise round outside of set back to original places 2nd & 4th couples repeat

49-56 All Ladies dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

57-64 All Men dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

65-80 1s+3s change places (3s making an arch) & set, repeat back to places with 1s making the arch, 2nd & 4th repeat

81-88 All circle 8H round & back


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)

 


EXTRA


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


 

 

 



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for September 20th

Tonight's Programme by Anne B

 


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


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)


ALISON ROSE  (S4x32)  4C set Derek Ivory  Imperial 2

1- 8 1s lead down to bottom, all set & circle 8H round to left 2 places (end with Men at top of dance & Ladies at bottom)

9-16 Men dance LH across & Ladies RH across once round, continue but change places with partner when passing thru middle in order 1 4 3 2

17-24 As 1s (+4s+3s+2s) meet again (Men drop RH) & leads his prtnr round to end 1s (followed by 4s+3s+2s) leading up to top, all 1/2 turning RH into…

25-32 All dance Allemande ending 2 3 4 1


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


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


EXTRAS

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 LS

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



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 FLOWER O' THE QUERN  (S4x32)  4C set John Drewry  Canadian Bk

3s & 4s start on opp sides

 1- 8 1s+2s & 3s+4s circle 4H round to Left to end in middle, 1s facing 2s, 3s facing 4s. All set, 1s+4s turn inwards towards partner & cast in 1 pl down/up (2s dance up, 3s dance down one pl)  & 1M+4L also 1L+4M change places LH on sides  2 (4) 1 (3)

9-12 1s+4s lead out of ends, cross & cast. 1s+4s change places LH on sides.  

13-16 1s & 4s repeat 9-12, leading out other end, cross & cast & 1s+4s change places LH on side. 1s face down, 4s face up

17-24 All dance reels of 4 on sides & end facing same person as at start of reel.   2 4 1 3

25-32 2s+4s also 1s+3s set facing on sides, 1s & 4s turn end couples (dancing between ends) & dance ½ Figs of 8 round end couples to end 2 4 (1) (3)



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for September 27th

Tonight's Programme by Rose Mary

 


THE RUTLAND REEL  (R8x40)  3C (4C set)  Robert Senior  The Sunday Class 1

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, 1s cross between 3s & cast up to 2nd place opposite sides

9-16 1s+2s dance Ladies Chain & end 1s facing down

17-24 Reel of 3 on sides, 1s giving RSh to 3s & 1s+3s 1/2 turn RH  2 3(1)

25-32 3s+1s dance Mens Chain & end 1L facing out with partner ready to follow her

33-40 1L followed by partner casts up & crosses to own side to end 1s in 2nd place own sides, 1s+3s circle 4H round to left


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


GYPSY DREAMS  (S8x32)  2C (4C set) Terry  Glasspool

1- 8 1s cross RH & 1/2 turn 2s LH on sides, 2s+1s chase anticl'wise 1 pl & 3/4 turn ptnrs LH into centre to a line of 4 across (Ladies BtoB facing ptnrs)

9-16 All dance Gypsy Poussette : -

Box setting:

  9  All set to the right turning 1/4 turn to right

10  All set to the left (facing away from partner) & 1/4 turn to right

 11  All set to the right (facing partner, Men pass BtoB) & 1/4 turn to right

12  All set to the left (facing away from partner & passing BtoB) & no turn, partners now facing away from each other (but not lined up back to back)

Gypsy turn:

 13-14  All cast to right & dance around partners 1/2 way to face partners

 15-16  All 3/4 turn partners 2H into a line across, Men back to back in middle

17-24 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across ending in prom hold, 2s facing down & 1s facing up (Men with partner on their right)

25-32 1s+2s wheel round anticlockwise 1/4 way to dance the Tournee : -

`1s+2s dance into prom hold (Men with prtnr on right, 1s face M's side & 2s L's side), couples 1/2 wheel anticl'wise & Men turn Ladies into middle, both couples turn 1.1/2 times (2s RH, 1s LH) & dance out to places


THE HAZEL TREE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Brodie Bk

1- 8 1s+2s dance Espagnole: -

`1-2 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH

`3-4 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH

`5-8 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH to face 1st corners

9-16 1s turn 1st corners RH, pass RSh, turn 3rd corner LH & pass LSh to face 2nd corner

17-24 1s turn 2nd corners RH, pass RSh, turn 4th corner LH, 1s pass LSh to face down in middle (opposite sides) left hands joined

25-32 1s lead down below 3s, cross, cast up to 2nd place own sides, 2s+1s+3s turn RH


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


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


THE RECUMBENT STONE  (R5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Greenburn Bk 3

1- 8 2s+3s+4s circle 6H round & back while 1s & 5s wait for 4 bars then turn RH for 4 bars

9-16 1s & 3s dance Fig of 8 round couples below them

17-24 1s & 3s dancing between couple below turn them with nearer hand 1.1/2 times, cast down behind next couple & lead up LH to face 1st corners

25-32 1s & 3s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh & 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners to end passing RSh to face 3rd corners

33-40 1s & 3s dance 1/2 diag reel with 3rd crnrs & pass RSh to face each other up/down in centre (Ladies face down & Men up) & 1/2 reel of 4 in centre

41-48 3s & 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times to 2nd/4th places (opp side) & 3M passes 1L RSh to dance 1/2 Figs of 8 across round couples on their left (Lady up, Man down) to end 5 3 4 1 2



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October 4th


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


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


ALISON ROSE  (S4x32)  4C set Derek Ivory  Imperial 2

1- 8 1s lead down to bottom, all set & circle 8H round to left 2 places (end with Men at top of dance & Ladies at bottom)

9-16 Men dance LH across & Ladies RH across once round, continue but change places with partner when passing thru middle in order 1 4 3 2

17-24 As 1s (+4s+3s+2s) meet again (Men drop RH) & leads his prtnr round to end 1s (followed by 4s+3s+2s) leading up to top, all 1/2 turning RH into…

25-32 All dance Allemande ending 2 3 4 1


A REEL FOR ALICE  (R5x32)  5C set  Roy Goldring

1- 8 1s cross down & dance reel of 3 on opposite sides

9-16 1s dance down middle & back

17-24 1L+2M changes places LH, 1L+3M RH, 1L+4M LH & 1L+ 5M RH while 1M dances similarly with Ladies

25-32 2s dance Fig of 8 round 3s+4s (between 3s to start) while 1s casting dance a Fig of 8 round 5s+4s & cross down to 5th place


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


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


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October 11th


Tonight's Programme by Ian


 


THE EIGHT OF DIAMONDS  (R8x32)  8 Persons Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 5

8 Dancers in “8 of Diamonds” formation

Top square numbered clockwise 1.2.3.4. & 5 in centre facing up between 4 & 1, bottom square 2.6.7.3. & 8 in centre facing down between 6 & 7

6 · · · ·7

 · · ·8

2 · · · ·3

· · ·5

1 · · · ·4

 · Top

1- 8 1+2+5 also 7+3+8 dance RH across, 3+4+5 also 2+6+8 dance LH across

9-16 1+5+3 also 7+8+2 dance RSh diagonal reels of 3

17-24 4+5+2 also 6+8+3 dance LSh diagonal reels of 3

25-32 Passing RSh 1 & 5 also 7 & 8 change places, 1 & 4 also 6 & 7 change places, 3 & 4 also 2 & 6 change places ending with 4 & 6 looping round to right then 4 & 2 also 6 & 3 change places

Repeat with new centre dancers (6 & 4)


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.




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)


THE ROAD TO MALLAIG  (S4x32)  4C set J Frodsham  RSCDS Bk 36

1- 8 Dancers in 2nd & 3rd places dance RH across, then top 3 Men & bottom 3 Ladies dance 1/2 reel of 3 on sides (1M+2M also 3L+4L pass LSh to start)

9-16 Dancers in 2nd & 3rd places dance LH across, then top 3 Ladies also bottom 3 Men dance 1/2 reel of 3 on sides (1s+4s pass RSh to start).  3 4 1 2

17-24 Couples in 2nd & 3rd places (4s+1s) dance 1/2 R&L while end couples chase clockwise 1/2 way, 2s+1s & 4s+3s dance 1/2 R&L to end in orig places

25-32 All dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides, top 3 couples (4s+3s+2s) dance 1/2 reel of 3 on sides to end 2 3 4 1


EQUILIBRIUM  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Ian Barbour  SCD Archives

1- 8 1s cast 1 place, cross LH & cast round their 2nd corners to face 1st corners

9-16 1s dance reel of 3 on opposite sides (passing 1st corner RSh)

17-28 1s dance Fig of 8 Grand Chain: - 1s change places RH with 1st crnrs on sides as 2nd crnrs cross diag RH, 1s cross diag LH as others change pl LH on sides, continue this Fig back to pl (Ladies in top pl always cross diag with Man in 3rd pl as others change pl on sides)

29-32 1s set & cross RH


EXTRAS

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


STARTLED RABBITS  (J5x32)  5c Set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 6

1- 8 1s & 3s lead down for 3 steps, lead up to places & cast down 1 place

9-16 2s+1s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross up) while 4s+3s+5s dance reflection reels on own sides (3s in & down to start)

17-24 2s+1s+4s dance reflection reels (1s in & down to start) while 3s+5s dance double Fig of 8 (3s cross down)

25-32 1s & 3s cross RH & cast down 1 place, 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round couple above them



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October  18th


Tonight's Programme by Kathleen S


 


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 STARRY EYED LASSIE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Martin Sprague  RSCDS Bk 23

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, 1s cast down 1 place while 2s dance up to top & set advancing, turning right about to end BtoB facing own sides for ready for ...

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Double Triangles, ending with petronella turn to 1L between 2s & 1M between 3s facing 4th corners

17-24 2s+1s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 across, 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides  2 (1) 3

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to left (6 bars) & 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides


THE BLUE MESS JACKET  (S4x32)  4C set Douglas Henderson  Kinclaven Pocket Bk

1- 8 2s followed by 1s lead down the middle, 1s cross & cast up to top & turn in to face 2s who have danced back to place

9-16 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 2s & 1/2 turn partner RH to face 3s, 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 3s & 1/2 turn partner RH to face 4s

17-24 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 4s & 1/2 turn RH & continue turn to end in 4th place opposite sides & all set

25-32 All Petronella to centre & set, Petronella to own sides & set


THE LUCKENBOOTH BROOCH  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Bowie Dickson  Glendarroch Sh 28

1- 8 1s in prom hold (Lady on Man's left) dance reel of 3 with 2s (RSh to 2M) & end facing 3M

9-16 1s dance reel with 3s (RSh to 3M) ending with 1s dancing across to Men's side

17-24 1M casts up & 1L dn into centre & dance out Ladies side, 1M cast up & 1L dn to end 1M b'tw'n 2s facing dn & 1L+3s face up as 2s+3s dance R&L

25-32 2s+1s+3s set twice, 1s turn RH 1.3/4 times to 2nd places


THE HIGHLAND RAMBLER  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 8 1s dance in & cast to 2nd place, dance RH across with 3s

9-16 2s+1s dance LH across, 1L followed by partner cast up round 2L & dance down middle to 1L between 3s & 1M between 2s

17-24 1s+2s+3s dance down the middle & back

25-32 1M followed by partner cast down round 2L to 2nd places on own side & turn RH

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


EXTRAS

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


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October 25th


Tonight's Programme by Pat B

 

THE TORRIDON CROSS  (J4x48)  4C set   John Brenchley  The Other Kangaroo Paw

3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s+4s cross RH, cast to 2nd/3rd places, 1s+4s dance LH across remaining in middle with 1s facing 2s, 3s facing 4s

9-12 1s+2s also 3s+4s turn RH once round. 1s+4s in middle chase anticlockwise 1 place round to finish BtoB in centre with1s facing Men’s side, 4s facing Ladies’ side

13-16 1s+4s set to corners and partner (as “Hello-Goodbye”) to finish BtoB in centre with 4s facing up, 1s facing down

17-28 All dance Interlocking diagonal reels of 4 giving LH across in centre.  Finish as end bar 16

29-36 1s+4s dance RSh round “corner” into centre, dance RH across, retain ptnr’s hand with 1s turning to face down/ 4s face up

37-40 1s+4s cross out of ends and cast up/down to finish 2 4 (1) (3)

41-48 All turn partner RH, all circle 8H round 1/2 way to finish 3 1 (4) (2)


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


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


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 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


EXTRAS

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


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