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 Scottish Country Dance Club







Club Nights

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

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

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

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

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

After supper dance

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

 

     

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

Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for JUly 11th


Tonight's Programme by Rachel B

 


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 2nd corners & 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


PEAT FIRE FLAME  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Bon Accord Bk

1- 8 1s cast 1 place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s & turn 3/4 LH to face 1st corners

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

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners & 1/2 diagonal reel with 2nd corners to end in centre BtoB facing 3rd corners (1st corner persons)

25-32 1s set to 3rd corners & dance round one another clockwise to 4th corners, set & dance clockwise to face out on opposite sides

33-40 1s dance out & cast round 1st corner into centre while 2s & 3s dance 1/2 R&L, 2s+1s+3s turn RH


BUTTERSCOTCH & HONEY  (S4x32)  4C set Jean Attwood  Alexander Leaflet 24

1- 8 1s set & 1/2 turn RH into prom hold, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 2s (2s end on opposite sides)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 LSh Reel of 3 with 3s & 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 4s

17-24 1s followed by 4s+3s+2s cast up on opposite sides to top, cross over to own sides each Lady passing in front of partner & down own side

25-32 All set to partners & turn 2H into 4H round (2s with 3s & 4s with 1s)


MACLEOD'S FANCY  (J4x32)  4C set John Drewry  RSCDS Bk 33

1- 8 1s+4s set diagonally, 1M+4L 3/4 turn RH & cast up/down own side back to place while 1L+4M cast down/up own side & 3/4 turn RH back to place

9-16 All dance reels of 4 on sides, ending as at start of reel

17-24 2s & 3s turn 1s & 4s RH into a St Andrew's Cross, all set & turn crnrs to end 1s in 3rd pl & 4s in 2nd pl on own sides having passed other crnr RSh

25-32 1s & 4s set & cross over (Ladies dancing between Men) & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round end couples to 3rd/2nd places (giving RH at top, LH at bottom)


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 clockwise 1/2 way, 1s dance in & turn 1.1/4 RH to face 1st corner positions 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



EXTRAS

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


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 18th JUly


Tonight's Programme by David L

 

CROSSING THE LINE  (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


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 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


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 (1L with 3s & 1M with 4s), pass RSh & dance LH across with other couple 2 3 1 4 5

17-24 1L+2M (at top) also 1M+5L (at bottom) turn RH, 1s pass RSh & 1L+5M (at bottom)  also 1M+2L (at top) 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


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



EXTRAS

THE EARL OF MANSFIELD  (R4x48)  4C set John Drewry  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 5

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round & back

9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s face on sides, all set & change places RH, all set & change back RH

17-24 1M reel of 3 with 2s (LSh to 2L) picking up partner in prom hold to complete reel as 3M dances similarly with 4s, 1s+3s end on Men's side

25-32 3s followed by 1s dance down below 4s, 3s cast, in & lead up to top, cross & cast back to place while 1s cast up & turn LH to face 1st crnrs

33-40 1s turn 1st corners RH pass partner RSh, turn 2nd corner LH, pass LSh to end 2nd place in centre facing up

41-48 1L+2L+3L dance RH across (on side) as 1M+2M+3M LH across, 1s followed by 3s dance down to 4s & Ladies dance LH across as Men RH across to end 2 3 4 1


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


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



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Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for A|ugust 1st


Tonight's Programme by Alison

 

HE AVIATOR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Carola Fischer  RSCDS Bk 52

1- 8 1s lead down, on bar 4 1M crosses partner in front & 1L followed by 1M cast up behind 4M & 3M & across into 2nd place facing  3L (2s step up 3-4)

9-16 1s (1L leading) dance 1/2 alternating tandem reel with 1st corners; 1M continues reel with corners passing 3L LSh while 1L+3M turn LH to face 2L

17-24 1s (1M leading) dance 1/2 alternating tandem reel with 2nd corners; 1L continues reel with corners passing 2L LSh while 1M+3L turn LH. 1s end in 2nd place opp sides, 1L facing out

25-32 1s dance up, round 2s by RSh (1L behind 2M, 1M in front 2L) & 1M followed by 1L cast 1 place, across set to end in 2nd place own side (6 bars). All 3 couples set


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


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 FLITTING OF LORN 4x32 bar Reel, 4 couple set    JEAN ATTWOOD, ALEXANDER BOOK 8,

1-4 1st and 4th couples set and cast in, 2nd and 3rd couples step out

5-8 1st man half figure of 8 up and across to face down on the ladies’ side and 4th  lady half figure of 8 down and across to face up on the men's side, while, 1st lady and 4th man dance across the set and cast right to face each other up and down the set, lady at the top between the 2s and man at the bottom between the 3s.

9-16 1st man left shoulder reel of 3 with the 2nd and 3rd ladies, and 4th lady left shoulder reel of 3 with the 2nd and 3rd men, while, 1st lady and 4th man set and change places up and down the set, and set and change places back, ending, turning to their right, 1st lady facing 2nd lady, and 4th man facing 3rd man.

17-24 1st lady with 2nd couple and 4th man with 3rd couple right shoulder reels of 3 across, while, 1st man and 4th lady set and cross right hand, set and turn ¾ right hand to end 4th lady behind 1st lady facing up, 1st man behind 4th man facing down.

25-28 1st and 4th ladies in tandem dance up and cast right round 2nd lady, dancing down the side to end in 3rd and 2nd ladies’ places respectively, while, 4th and 1st men dance down and cast right round the 3rd man, dancing up the side to end in 2nd and 3rd mens’ places.

29-32 All 4 couples turn right hand.  Finish 2413


When the lands of Lorn fell to Clan Campbell the inhabitants left in great numbers.

The event became known as “The Great Flitting of Lorn”


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

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


SCOTT MEIKLE  (R4x32)  4C set Alice McLean  Laurieston Coll 1 & RSCDS Bk 46

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for A|ugust 8th


Tonight's Programme by Margaret C

 


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 2nd corners & 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


ANGUS MACLEOD  (R2x64)  4C set Alex T Queen  Dances of an Island Clan

1- 8 2s+3s dance into middle & face diagonally in & all set, turn R about to face corners, change pl passing RSh with corners & set turning R about

9-16 Corners dance out as 2s+3s dance into middle passing RSh & all set, 2s+3s turn R about & turn corners RH once back to middle

17-32 2s+3s LH across once round to face corners, all dance double diagonal reels of 4 giving LH in middle, corners end in original places

33-40 2s+3s change places with partners LH to face ptnrs crnr & set, all turn crnr with nearer hand (2s+3s dance out ends & cast back to middle)

41-48 2s+3s face diagonally in, Set & Points twice

49-56 2s+3s dance out own ends & cast (individually) back into middle again to Set & Points

57-64 2s+3s dance out opp ends (3s making an arch), couples cast round left corner & dance out other end while corners step up/down.  2 1 4 3


THE GENTLEMAN  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) Roz Scott Huxley  RSCDS Bk 35

1- 8 1s turn 2H & remain in middle facing each other as 2s step up, 1s+2s set (1s advancing & pass LSh to face opposite partner) & dance 1/2 reel of 4 across with 2s with 1s ending reel giving LH to face down on own side between 2s

9-16 1s dance down to end between 3s & face each other, 1s+3s set (1s advancing & pass LSh to face opposite partner) & 1/2 reel of 4 across with 3s 1s end giving LH to face up on own side between 3s

17-24 1s lead up to top, cross over & cast to 2nd place & 1/2 reels of 3 across (L with 2s & M with 3s)

25-32 2s+1s dance Diamond Poussette


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


REST AND BE THANKFUL  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Grampian Coll

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, cross LH & cast (Lady up & Man down) to meet 1st corners in prom hold

9-16 1s+1st corner dance 1/2 way round behind 2nd corner to 3rd corner while 2nd corners Adv+Ret diagonally;

1s leave 1st corners &  turn 1.3/4 LH to meet 2nd corners in prom hold (1st corners now in diag opp place)

17-24 1s dance with 2nd corner person 1/2 way round to 4th corner while 1st corners Adv+Ret;

1s leave 2nd corners & turn 1.1/4 LH to face 1st corner (position)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 diag Reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance 1/2 diag Reel with 2nd corners to end on own sides 2nd place


EXTRAS

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 A|ugust 15th

Tonight's Programme by Jenny

(Jenny's first programme)  

THE AVIATOR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Carola Fischer  RSCDS Bk 52

1- 8 1s lead down, on bar 4 1M crosses partner in front & 1L followed by 1M cast up behind 4M & 3M & across into 2nd place facing  3L (2s step up 3-4)

9-16 1s (1L leading) dance 1/2 alternating tandem reel with 1st corners; 1M continues reel with corners passing 3L LSh while 1L+3M turn LH to face 2L

17-24 1s (1M leading) dance 1/2 alternating tandem reel with 2nd corners; 1L continues reel with corners passing 2L LSh while 1M+3L turn LH. 1s end in 2nd place opp sides, 1L facing out

25-32 1s dance up, round 2s by RSh (1L behind 2M, 1M in front 2L) & 1M followed by 1L cast 1 place, across set to end in 2nd place own side (6 bars). All 3 couples set


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


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


THE DREAM CATCHER  (S96)  Sq.Set Eileen Orr  RSCDS Bk 45

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

9-16 1s+3s dance the Swirl:-

 Turn partner RH into Allemande hold & dance LSh round other couple 1/2 way; 1s+3s dance LH across, pull back LSh to face side couples (BtoB with ptnr & Lady facing Man)

17-24 All dance reels of 4 across

25-32 All set & dancing couples dance out between side couples, cross & cast to change places RH with partner back into places

33-40 All set & advance with partners, retire diagonally with corners & set

41-48 1L+4M dance R&L with 3L+2M (on diagonal)

49-56 1M+2L dance R&L with 3M+4L (other diagonal)

57-64 All set with corners, Adv+Ret with partners & set

65-88 2s & 4s repeat bars 9-32

89-96 All circle 8H round & back


Lightning Rod                                 48 Bar Reel for four couples                                       Veronica Hughes        

1-8       All set.  123 ladies and 234 men pull right shoulder back and dance on 2 places

          clockwise while 1M and 4L turn left hand so 1M ends in second lady’s place and                                                                                        

          4L ends in third man’s place (3M 4M 4L 3L on men’s side, 2M 1M 1L 2L on ladies’

           side)  All set     

9-16     8 hands round to the left and back

17-24   Middle 4 set, pull right shoulder back and move on one place.  Take hands on the      

           side, set and cross RH with partner

25-32    Ends set and cast in one place, circle 4 hands once round to the left

33-40     Middle couples repeat Bars 17-24 (order now 4321)

41-48     2s (in 3rd place) dance in and up to first place while 4s (in 1st place)

              dance in then cast to 3rd place.  All turn RH (finish 2341)


Devised by Veronica Hughes of Brighouse SCDC in memory of Rod Lockwood, an enthusiastic dancer who brought fun to Brighouse for many years and is missed by all his friends and partners.





EXTRAS

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 1/2 turn partners LH into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then 1/2 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 3/4 way while Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise. This is repeated with Ladies dance LSh 3/4 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 1/2 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


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 & face in.  All turn corner (dancer 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 pass LSh dancing to Right into next Lady's place, face out while Men cast to next Man's place & face in.  All turn corner (dancer on Left) LE to finish NHJ with corner facing in

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

17-24 All circle 8H round & back

Note: bars 1-2 & 9-10 of Part B resemble 2 bars of Schiehallion Reel



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 25th of JUly


Tonight's Programme by Kathleen K

 


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

1- 8 1s+2s turn 1.1/2 times RH, 1s+2s dance RH across to end opp sides while 3s+4s now turn 1.1/2 times RH (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 Man's arm), 4s lead down to bottom & cast to 3rd place as 1s dance down to bottom


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 (bottom 2 couples) 1/2 turn partners RH, dance RH across 1/2 way, 1s+2s (top 2 couples) 1/2 turn partners RH & dance RH across 1/2 way


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


BILL CLEMENT MBE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Wilkinson  RSCDS Bk 47

1- 8 1s set & dance down between 3s & cast up to end LH with partner facing 1st crnrs

9-16 1s set & turn inwards to face 3rd crnrs, 1s set to 3rd crnrs & turn crnrs LH to end RH with partner facing 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s set & turn inwards to face 4th crnrs,1s set to 4th crnrs & turn crnrs RH to end 2nd place own side

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


THE SALTIRE SOCIETY REEL  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 28

1- 8 1s cross down & dance out between 2s+3s turning 3s by near hand to meet ptnr, dance up & turn 2s by nearest hand to 2nd place opp sides

9-16 1s cross down to 3rd pl & dance reel of 3 own side (2s dance out/down as 3s dance out/up b’tw’n 2s), 1s end (hold LH) facing 1st crnrs

17-24 1s set to 1st crnrs, turn inwards & set to 3rd corner as 3rd crnrs set adv to dance RH across with 1s, 1s end turning to face 2nd crnrs

25-32 1s repeat bars 17-24 with 2nd/4th corners but dancing LH across



EXTRAS

PELORUS JACK  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Barry Skelton  RSCDS Bk 41

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, dance RH across with 3s.  1s end with Man facing his 1st corner with his partner behind him

9-16 1s dance Alternating Tandem 1/2 reel of 3 with 1st corners to face Man's 2nd corner, 1s dance Alternating Tandem 1/2 reel of 3 with 2nd corners

17-24 1s dance Alternating Tandem 1/2 reels of 3 with Ladies' 1st corner (pstn),1s dance Alternating Tandem 1/2 reel with Ladies' 2nd corner (pstn)

25-32 1M followed by partner dance into LH across with 2s, 1s retain LH & 1/2 turn to own sides & 2s+1s+3s set


NEIDPATH CASTLE  (S3x32)  3C set Derek Haynes  RSCDS Bk 22

1- 8 All set & turn partners 2H twice & set again

9-16 All dance Grand Chain

17-24 1s dance down between 2s, cast behind 3s, dance up between 3s, cast up behind 2s.  1s+2s end ready for a 1/2 Diamond Poussette

25-32 1s+2s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette, 1s+3s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette 1s ending in 3rd place