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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

17th of January

Tonight's Programme by

Christine  


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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

41-48 All dance Grand Chain

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

57-64 All circle 8H round & back


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


THE DUNDEE WHALER  (S4x32)  4C set R Clowes  Ormskirk 1

1- 8 2s & 4s dance 1/2 Petronella figure to opposite sides (petronella turn & set, twice)

9-16 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance Ladies' Chain

17-24 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Petronella figure to opposite sides (petronella turn & set, twice)

25-32 1s "zig-zag" to 4th place, 1L starting changing places diagonally LH with 2M:

1L+2M change places LH, 1M+2L also 1L+3L change places RH, 1M+3M also 1L+4M change places LH & 1M+4L change RH


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


EXTRAS

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

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

65-72 All dance Grand Chain

73-80 All Allemande anticlockwise




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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for January 24th

Burns Night   


MAXWELL'S RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Rutherford  RSCDS Bk 18

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

9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides

17-24 1s cross RH, cast to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s

25-32 1s dance down between the 3s, cast up to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH


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


MACDONALD OF KEPPOCH  (M-(S64+R64))  Sq.Set Chris Ronald  RSCDS Bk 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 1.1/4 into promenade hold & dance 1 place anticlockwise.

Repeat from new positions in Strathspey then twice in Reel time back to original places


PRINCE CHARLIE'S QUICKSTEP  (J4x48)  4C set  John Drewry  Summer Coll 8

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s & 4s set, 1/2 turn partners LH, 1L followed by partner dances down, out between 2M+3L, 1L casts to 4th place as 1M casts back to place while 4L followed by partner dances up, out between 2L+3M, 4L casts up to 1st place as 4M casts back to place

9-16 1M+4L double Fig of 8 with 2s (2s dance up) while 1L+4M double Fig of 8 with 3s (3s dance down)

17-24 1M+4L also 1L+4M set, change places RH, all set, 4L & 1L dance across to other side between 2s+3s (who cast up/down to 1st/4th place) while 1M & 4M dance across to end BtoB facing partners

25-32 1s+4s RSh reel of 4 across & end with Men giving RH in passing & LH to partner so that 1s face up & 4s down (in line across Men in centre)

33-40 1s+4s in line rotate clockwise 1/2 way, 1L dances down between 3s & casts up to 3rd place as 4L dances up & casts to 2nd place while Men continue to rotate to new places (opp partners)

41-48 All circle 8H round & back


MRS STEWART OF FASNACLOICH  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Golden Jubilee Dances

1- 8 1s & 2s Petronella turn into centre & set, 3/4 turn partner RH & 1s+2s dance 1/2 RH across (1s end in 2nd place own sides)

9-16 1s cross down RH through 3rd place to dance reel of 3 with 2s+3s on opp sides (2s+3s start passing RSh on Ladies' side & LSh on Men’s side). 1s end facing 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners, turn LH for 1/2 LSh reel with 1st crnrs passing LSh to end BtoB in centre (1M face up 1L down)

25-32 1s circle 3H round to left (Man with 3s & Lady with 2s), 1s drop LH & open up to circle 6H round to left 1/2 way & all set


ANNAN GOLD  (S3x32)  3C set Evelyn Ramwell  3rd Kirkbrae Coll

1- 8 All set & cross RH, set & cross back RH

9-16 1s lead down (2 steps), set passing LSh to face 1st corners (2s step up 9-10), turn crnrs 2H into lines across (1L between 2s & 1M with 3s). All set

17-24 1s set passing LSh to face 2nd corners, turn corners 2H onto sides, all set & 1s pass RSh to 2nd place own sides facing out

25-32 1s dance 6 bar reels of 3 on own sides (1s out & down to start).  1s+3s change places on sides (Men LH, Ladies RH)


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


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


THE DUNDEE WHALER  (S4x32)  4C set R Clowes  Ormskirk 1

1- 8 2s & 4s dance 1/2 Petronella figure to opposite sides (petronella turn & set, twice)

9-16 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance Ladies' Chain

17-24 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Petronella figure to opposite sides (petronella turn & set, twice)

25-32 1s "zig-zag" to 4th place, 1L starting changing places diagonally LH with 2M:

1L+2M change places LH, 1M+2L also 1L+3L change places RH, 1M+3M also 1L+4M change places LH & 1M+4L change RH


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


CITY OF BELFAST  (S3x32)  3C set Lucy Mullholland  Belfast Diamond Jubilee Bk & RSCDS Bk 48

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


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. Order 2 1 3 4

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M up, 1L down). (2)(1)(3) 4

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 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (1M down, 1L up). 2 1 3 4

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

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. Order 2 3 4 1

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


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

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

13-16 All turn partners RH

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


CHERRYBANK GARDENS  (S3x32)  3C set John Drewry  Bankhead Bk 1

1- 8 1s+2s set & Petronella-in-tandem twice to end with 2s+1s on opposite sides having changed places

9-16 2s+1s set & 2s cross RH & 1s LH, 1L dances RH across with 2s & 1M with 3s

17-24 1s+3s Set+Link & circle 4H round to left

25-32 2s+3s+1s dance Grand Chain (2s crossing to commence)


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

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

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

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

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

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


EXTRAS


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

3s & 4s start on opp sides

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

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

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

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

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




STAIRCASE IN STYRIA  (R5x40)  5C set  M Gray

1- 8 1s+2M also 3s+4M dance RH across, 1s+2L also 3s+4L dance LH across

9-16 1s+4M also 3s+5M dance RH across, 1s+4L also 3s+5L dance LH across & 1L also 3L end facing out Ladies side with partners behind them

17-24 1s & 3s dance out Ladies’ side & cast up 1 place, cross to Mens side & cast up to original place Ladies looping round by the right

25-32 1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 3s dance up & cast (1s to 3rd place, 3s to 2nd place)

33-40 1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 5s dance up & cast (1s to 5th place, 5s to 4th place).  2 3 4 5 1

NB – No stepping up or down until bar 27


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


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

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

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

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

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

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


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”



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for February 7th


Tonight's Programme by Anne W

 


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


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


GLENGARRY HOMESTEAD  (S4x32)  4C set  J Brenchley  Kangaroo Paw

1- 8 1s+3s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s/4s, 1s+3s dance down 1 place & turn inwards face up as 2s also 4s dance up 1 pl & in to face 1s/3s & all set

9-16 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H round to left, all dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides but end with 1s+4s 3/4 turning LH bringing Ladies into centre

17-24 1s+4s dance the Targe : -

`17-18  1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

 `19-20 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man full turn LH

`21-22 1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

`23-24 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man turn LH to end on sides to end (3) 1 (4) 2

25-32 All dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides, all set & 3s+4s cross to own sides.  2 4 1 3


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

1- 8 1s lead down, on bar 4 1M crosses partner in front and 1L followed by 1M cast up behind 4M and 3M into 2nd place (2s step up 3-4)
9-16 1s (1L leading) dance ½ alternating tandem reel with 1st corners; 1M continues reel with corners passing 3L LSh while 1L+3M turn LH
17-24 1s (1M leading) dance ½ alternating tandem reel with 2nd corners; 1L continues reel with corners passing 2L LSh while 1M+3L turn LH. 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides, 1L facing out
25-32 1s dance up, round 2s by RSh (1L behind 2M, 1M in front 2L) and 1M followed by 1L cast 1 place, across set to end in 2nd place own side (6 bars). All 3 couples set


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

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)


MRS STEWART OF FASNACLOICH  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Golden Jubilee Dances

1- 8 1s & 2s Petronella turn into centre & set, 3/4 turn partner RH & 1s+2s dance 1/2 RH across (1s end in 2nd place own sides)

9-16 1s cross down RH through 3rd place to dance reel of 3 with 2s+3s on opp sides (2s+3s start passing RSh on Ladies' side & LSh on Men’s side). 1s end facing 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners, turn LH for 1/2 LSh reel with 1st crnrs passing LSh to end BtoB in centre (1M face up 1L down)

25-32 1s circle 3H round to left (Man with 3s & Lady with 2s), 1s drop LH & open up to circle 6H round to left 1/2 way & all set



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Thursday February 14th

Tonight's programme by Mary

 


THE SAILOR  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 24

1- 8 1s cross down RH to face out between 2s & 3s giving hands to each corner & set, 1s cast round 1st corner to form lines of 3 across with 2s/3s & 2s+1s+3s set

9-16 1s (turning to right) dance RSh reels of 3 across & 1s end passing LSh to 2nd place on opposite sides

17-24 1s lead down for 2 bars & lead up, cross at the top & cast to 2nd place on own sides

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

met


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


in


FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND  (S5x32)  5C set John Brenchley  The Other Kangaroo Paw

1- 4 1s+ 5s cross RH & cast down/up 1 place (2s+4s step up/down)

5- 8 1M+2s  also 1L+3s+5M also 5L+4s dance circles round to Left.  1s+5s end in middle facing partners (Men facing down, Ladies facing up)

9-16 1s+5s set, dance 1/2 reel of 4, set advancing to partners, pass LSh to face 2nd corner positions

17-24 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 2nd corners, turn LH to face 1st corner positions, dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 1st corners, turn LH to face 4th corner positions (partner's 2nd corner position)

25-32 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 4th corners, turn LH to face out on own sides, cast 1 place (3s+2s step up 31-32)    4 3 5 2 1


C'EST L'AMOUR !  (The Flirt)  (J8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 34

1- 8 1L casts 1 place & sets, casts to 3rd place & sets

9-16 1s cast up/down to 2nd place & set, 1L casts up into middle facing down while 1M casts down 1 place into middle facing up & both set

17-24 1s circle 3H round & back (Lady with 2s & Man with 3s) ending facing 2s/3s (2s facing up & 3s down)

25-32 1s+2s+3s set, 1s dance under arches made by 2s/3s to 2nd place own sides & 2s+1s+3s turn RH


they were married by


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. Order 2 1 3 4

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M up, 1L down). (2)(1)(3) 4

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 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (1M down, 1L up). 2 1 3 4

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

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. Order 2 3 4 1

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

EXTRAS


They moved to


CITY OF BELFAST  (S3x32)  3C seLucy Mullholland  Belfast Diamond Jubilee Bk & RSCDS Bk 48

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


and ever after it was


SUNSHINE AND SWEETIE'S JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) M Short  RSCDS Book 48

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

9-12 1s+1st corners turn RH once round, 1s finish facing 1st corners

13-16 1s+1st corners dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4. Bars 15-16 1M (from 3rd place) & 1L (from 1st place) cross up/down to 2nd place own sides

17-24 1s+2nd corners repeat 9-16 but turning LH and passing LSh to start reel. Bars 23-24 1M (from 1st place), 1L (from 3rd place) cross down/up to 2nd place own sides  (3) 1 (2)

25-32 3s+1s+2s chase anticlockwise 1/2 way round.  1s set and cross RH    2 1 3



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for 21st of February

Tonight's Programme by Jim

 

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


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 & dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners, 1s pass RSh to face 3rd corners

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

41-48 3s & 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times to 2nd/4th places (opp side). 3s+1s dance 1/2 Figs 8 across (Ladies dance up, Men down,3M+1L pass RSh) End 5 3 4 1 2


GLENGARRY HOMESTEAD  (S4x32)  4C set  J Brenchley  Kangaroo Paw

1- 8 1s+3s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s/4s, 1s+3s dance down 1 place & turn inwards face up as 2s also 4s dance up 1 pl & in to face 1s/3s & all set

9-16 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H round to left, all dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides but end with 1s+4s 3/4 turning LH bringing Ladies into centre

17-24 1s+4s dance the Targe : -

`17-18  1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

 `19-20 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man full turn LH

`21-22 1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

`23-24 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man turn LH to end on sides to end (3) 1 (4) 2

25-32 All dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides, all set & 3s+4s cross to own sides.  2 4 1 3


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. Order 2 1 3 4

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M up, 1L down). (2)(1)(3) 4

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 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (1M down, 1L up). 2 1 3 4

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

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. Order 2 3 4 1

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


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

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

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

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

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

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



EXTRAS



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)


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for January 31st


Tonight's Programme by Margaret D

 

ANNIVERSARY REEL  (R4x32)  4C set S Muir  RSCDS Bk 36

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

9-16 1L dances full reel of 3 with 2s while 1M dances 1/2 reel with 3s & 1/2 reel with 4s

17-24 1s dance LH across with 3s, 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s & 1M with 4s)

25-32 1s pass LSh to dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 3s, turn RH to opposite sides while 4s set advancing & 1s+4s dance RH across 1/2 way round to new places


NAPIER'S INDEX  (J8x40)  3C (4C Set)  Brian Charlton  RSCDS Bk 45

1- 8  1s set & cast 1 place, turn LH 1.1/4 times to end in Bal-in-Line position between 1st corners

9-16 1s+1st corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars) to Bal-in-Line again with 1st corners

17-24 1s dance reel of 3 on sides (LSh to 2nd corner) & end diagonally between 2nd corners

25-32 1s+2nd corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars), Bal-in-Line again with 2nd corners

33-40 1s dance reels of 3 across (LSh to 3rd corners) & cross RH to 2nd places


SANDY’S SCOTCH BROTH  (S3x32)  3C set  Gail 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 Promenade (Chaperoned) Chain progression:

`25-26    2s & 3s 3/4 turn partner RH into middle while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round the set picking up 2L/3M …

`27-30    who promenade 1/2 way clockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn LH 1.1/2.

 `31-32    2s & 3s turn partner RH 3/4 to own sides while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round to end in 2nd place. 3 1 2


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


DUKE OF PERTH (Broun's Reel or Clean Pease Strae)  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 1

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

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

17-24 1s set to & turn 1st corner 2H, set to & turn 2nd corner

25-32 1s dance Reel of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner & cross back to own sides



Extras

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


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