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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 November 9th

Programme by Janet

 


THE SPRING FLING REEL  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Samantha Burton  RSCDS Bk 50

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast (2s step up bars 3-4), cross RH, cast to Right to 1L between 2s facing down, 1M between 3s facing up

9-16 1L+2s & 1M+3s Adv+Ret, circle 6H 1/2 round to Left

17-24 1M+3s & 1L+2s Adv+Ret, 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times to face 1st corners

25-32 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh, 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners. 1s end in middle 1M below 1L facing own sides

33-40 1L+2s & 1M+3s dance LH across. 1s end 2nd place opposite sides.  2s+3s turn LH while 1s turn RH 1.1/2 times to own side.  2 1 3 4


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

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

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

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

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

33-40 All circle 10H round & back

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


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

1- 8 All circle 6H round & back

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

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

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


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”

S.O. Else


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 RH to 3rd place opp sides to dance reel of 3 with 2s+3s (2s+3s start RSh on Ladies side & LSh on Men’s side) 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


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 ½ turn partners LH into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn Ladies LH into centre & face partners

17-32 All dance double Celtic Reel:-

Each couple passes partner RSh to change places, Men dance LSh round each other ¾ way while Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise. This is repeated with Ladies dance LSh ¾ round each other while Men dance on 1 place clockwise.

 Repeat back to positions

33-48 All dance full Schiehallion reels

49-56 1s & 3s take partners 2H & slip step to the opposing position (Men pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H, slip step back to original positions (Ladies pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H to original positions.

57-64 2s & 4s repeat bars 49-56

65-80 All dance Grand Chain but when ½ way round on bars 71-72 set to partner, repeat to places but again set to partner on bars 79-80

81-88 All dance 8H round & back


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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 16th

Programme by Paul

 


MONICA’S WAY  (J4x32)  4C set   G Sibley  Katannuta Bk

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s/4s cross RH as 2s/3s set, 1s+2s & 4s+3s dance 3/4 double Fig of 8 (1s/4s casting down/up to start).  2 1(4)(3)

9-16 1s+4s Set & Rotate:-

` Set, Rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides.  2(4)1(3)

17-20 1L+4M also 4L+1M (Lady leads) 1/2 alternating tandem diag RSh reel of 4 with 3L+2L & passing LSh curve to right to next corner (same end)

21-24 4M+1L also 1M+4L (Man leads) 1/2 alternating tandem diag RSh reel of 4 with 3M+2M & pass RSh to end 3(1)4(2)

25-32 1s & 4s cross passing RSh & loop into places, all Adv+Ret.  3 1(4)(2)


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


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


FLIGHT TO MELBOURNE  (R4x32)  Sq.Set  S Campbell  RSCDS Bk 47

1- 8 1M+3L dance Fig of 8 round 2s while 1L+3M dance Fig of 8 round 4s

9-16 1s in prom hold dance reel of 3 across with 4M+2L (RSh to 4M to start) while 3s dance reel of 3 with 2M+4L (RSh to 2M)

17-24 All Set+Link, 1/2 turn partners RH & all chase clockwise 1 place

25-32 All circle 8H round & back

Repeat from new places


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

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

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

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

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


Extras

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


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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 23rd

Programme by Rose Mary

 


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


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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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)


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


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


EZEKIEL'S WHEEL  (R88)  Sq set  James Mungall  Baton Rouge SCDs

1- 8 Ladies dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn partners LH into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn Ladies LH into centre & face partners

17-32 All dance double Celtic Reel:-

Each couple passes partner RSh to change places, Men dance LSh round each other ¾ way while Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise. This is repeated with Ladies dance LSh ¾ round each other while Men dance on 1 place clockwise.

 Repeat back to positions

33-48 All dance full Schiehallion reels

49-56 1s & 3s take partners 2H & slip step to the opposing position (Men pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H, slip step back to original positions (Ladies pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H to original positions.

57-64 2s & 4s repeat bars 49-56

65-80 All dance Grand Chain but when ½ way round on bars 71-72 set to partner, repeat to places but again set to partner on bars 79-80

81-88 All dance 8H round & back



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 30th

St. Andrew's Night  


ST ANDREW'S FAIR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  5 SCDs

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 2 places, cross LH below 3s & cast up to 2nd place own sides

9-16 2s+1s+3s 1/2 turn RH retain hands & all set (M face down & L up) 2L leads Ladies across & down own side while 3M leads Men across & up

17-24 3s+1s+2s circle 6H round & back

25-32 3s+1s+2s 1/2 turn LH retain hands & all set (M face up & L down) 2L leads Ladies across & up own side while 3M leads Men across & down


RAY MILBOURNE  (R4x32)  4C set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 1

2s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s & 4s cross RH, cast in 1 place & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round end couples

9-16 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, all dance 1/2 reels of 4 on sides

17-24 3s+1s also 4s+2s dance Men’s Chain

25-32 All circle 8H round & back


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


SPIFFIN'  (J5x32)  5C Sq.Set (5s facing 1s) D&A Quarrie+Friends  Chicago 25th Anniv Coll

1- 8 5s dance reels of 3 with 1s+3s (5s start by passing opposite dancer by LSh)

9-16 5L dances RH across with 2s while 5M dances LH across with 4s, 5s lead up thru 1s & cast back to centre

17-24 5L dances LH across with 2s while 5M dances RH across with 4s, 5s lead down thru 3s & cast back to centre

25-32 5s Tulloch turn right (Kilt Grip) twice, 5s+1s set & dance part LH across (5s dance 1/2 way while 1s dance 1/4 way & into centre to face 2s)


MERRY ST ANDREWS  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) Chris Ronald  Sunday Class Bk 2

1- 8 1s set, cast to 3rd place (2s+3s step up). 2s set, cast to 3rd place (3s+1s step up).  3 1 2

9-16 1s set to 1st corner (pstn) & change places with corners RH.  1s followed by corners chase 1/2 round clockwise outside 2M&3L to own sides

17-24 3M & 2L (2nd place) set to 2nd corners (pstn) & change places with corners LH.  3M & 2L followed by corners chase 1/2 round anticlockwise to own sides (Order now: Men's side 1 2 3, Ladies' side 2 3 1)

25-32 2M & 3L (2nd place) set to 1st corners (pstn) & change places with corners RH.  2M & 3L followed by corners chase 1/2 round anticlockwise to own sides.  2 1 3

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


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

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

9-16 2s & 3s repeat

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

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


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 RH to 3rd place opp sides to dance reel of 3 with 2s+3s (2s+3s start RSh on Ladies side & LSh on Men’s side) 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


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 BELLE OF BON ACCORD  (S4x32)  4C set John Drewry  Deeside Bk 2

1- 8 1L & 3L cross down 1 pl & cast up on opp side into centre as 1M & 3M dance across & cast down into centre, 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance RH across

9-16 1s & 3s dance reel of 4 up & down centre of dance

17-24 1s & 3s 3/4 turn RH to face up while 2s & 4s dance up on sides & turn in to face down & all set, all circle 4H round to left & end on sides

25-32 1s & 3s lead up between 2s/4s crossing over & cast down 1 place, 1s & 3s turn 2H & 1s dance down to 4th place as 3s cast up on own sides to 2nd pl


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


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 FLOWER O' THE QUERN 1  (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+2s also 3s+4s set facing, 1s+4s cast in 1 pl & change pl LH on sides with other dancer

9-16 1s+4s dance ½ Figs of 8 round end couples, change places LH again on sides, dance ½ Fig of 8 round other end couple & change pl again LH

17-24 All dance reels of 4 on sides.  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


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


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

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

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

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

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


THE 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


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

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

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

25-32 All Promenade clockwise

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

41-48 All dance parallel reels of 4

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

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

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

97-104 All Promenade anticlockwise

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

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


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for December 7th

Programme by Roger

 


LOTHIAN LADS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Brodie Bk

1- 8 1s lead down & 3/4 turn RH to L facing down M up, set retain hold of RH & L turns under ptnrs right arm dances up to 2L followed by 1M

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

17-24 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, 1s dance 1/2 reel with 2nd corners ending in 2nd place opp side facing down

25-32 3s+1s+2s dance 1/2 Grand Chain turning 3rd person RH to end 2 1 3


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

61-64 All turn RH 1.1/2 times


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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


THE ROYAL DEESIDE RAILWAY  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) R Arrowsmith  RSCDS Bk 40

1- 8 1s cross down (no hands) below 3s, cast up 1 place opposite sides & dance in to face 2L, 1s+2L dance RH across

9-16 1s+2M dance LH across & end 1L (with partner behind her) in centre facing up, 1s dance up & cast 1 place on own sides & face 3M

17-24 1s+3M dance RH across, 1s+3L dance LH across & end 1L (with partner behind her) in centre facing down

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


EXTRA


NAPIER’S INDEX  (J8x40)  3C (4C Set)  B 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 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, Bal-in-Line again with 2nd corners

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