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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 April 5TH

Tonight's Programme by Kathleen K  


THE TRIUMPH  (R4x24)  4C set Gow  RSCDS Bk 1

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back to top, 1M presenting 1L to 2M

9-16 1L+2M with nearer hands joined dance down the middle followed by 1M, 1L+2M turn inwards (holding hands) & with crossed arms gives LH to partner, 1M+2M join free hands in arch over Ladies head & all 3 dance up in "Triumph", 2M returns to place

17-24 1s dance special Poussette (1/4 turn, travel, 1/4 turn, 1/4 turn, travel, 1/4 turn, 1/2 turn) down the middle to 4th place as 2s+3s+4s step up


THE PINES OF PITLOCHRY  (J8x48)  3C (4C set) S Firth  SCD Archives

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1L dances 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s & 1M round 3s end in centre each facing 1st corner & holding LH

9-16 1s set to 1st corners, turn inwards & set to 3rd corner, 1/4 turn RH & set to 2nd corners, turn inwards & set to 4th corner

17-24 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s dance RH across, 1s turn 1.1/2 times LH in centre while 2s & 3s chase round clockwise 1/2 way

25-32 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s dance RH across (same couple but at other end), 1s turn 1.1/2 LH while 2s & 3s chase round clockwise 1/2 way

33-40 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s dance full LSh reels of 3, 1s ending on own sides in 2nd place

41-48 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


THE FLOWER OF GLASGOW  (S3x32)  3C set  R Taylor  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1L followed by partner casts 2 places, 1L crosses & casts up on Men's side to 2nd place while 1M dances up the middle to 2nd place Ladies side & all set advancing into prom hold (2s & 3s face up, 1s down) 2(1)3

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Circulating Allemandes:-

2s & 3s dance normal Allemande but end in 3rd/1st place as 1s Allemande (down) & up to 2nd place opposite sides.  3(1)2

17-24 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (1L up round 3s, 1M down round 2s), all turn partners 2H.  3 1 2

25-32 1s+2s dance Diamond poussette


THE SNAKE PASS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) N Churnside  Life begins at 40

1- 8 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 1s cross RH, cast up to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 3s to end facing 1st corner pstns

17-24 1s dance 1/2 reels of 4 with 1st corners & 1/2 reels with 2nd corners ending with LH turn to face up/down

25-32 1s dance the Snake:- 1s dance RH across (1L with 3s & 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s also 1M followed by 2s pass LSh diagonally across to change ends & loop round to left to end in 2nd place.  2 1 3


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


EXTRAS

JIM'S HABERDASHERY  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) Alan MacPherson  Bannockburn 700

1- 8 1s+2s dance Double Fig of 8 (1s crossing down)

9-16 1M+2M turn RH & 1L+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times (4 bars), 1s dance out own side, down behind 3s & cross up to 2nd place opposite sides

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s out & up/2s in & down to start), 1s end crossing up to 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s out & up to start), 1s end in centre facing up

33-40 1s dance up to top, cast to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn RH

Original version: - 33-40  1s turn 2s with nearer hand (4 bars) & turn 3s with other hand (4 bars)


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

1- 8 2s & 4s dance Petronella to opposite sides

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

17-24 1s & 3s dance Petronella to opposite sides

25-32 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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for April 12TH

Tonight's Programme by Margaret D   

THE PLANTATION REEL  (R5x32)  5C set T Moretti  Pinewoods Coll 2

1- 8 1s & 3s cross RH & cast down 1 place, lead down between the couple below & cast back to 2nd/4th place (opposite sides)

9-16 2s+1s & 4s+3s dance 1/2 R&L & Petronella turn 2 places anticlockwise round square (end in same places as at bar 8)

17-24 All dance RH across (1M with 2s, 1L+3M with 4s, 3L with 5s) & 1s & 3s change places with partners to dance LH across

25-32 1s & 3s cross RH cast down 1 place & all turn RH


TORRIDON LASSIES  (J8x40)  3C (4C set)  J Brenchley  Kangaroo Paw

1- 8 1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s dance LH across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) & end facing 4th corner

9-16 1s set to corners then to partner up/down the dance & end facing 1st corners, turn corners RH & pass partner LSh to face 2nd corners

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners & pass LSh to face 3rd corners, 1s set to corners then set to partner across the dance & end facing 4th corners

25-32 1s turn 4th corner (pstn) RH & pass partner LSh to face 1st corners, 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 1st corners & pass RSh to BtoB (1M facing up)

33-40 1s dance RSh round 2nd corners & 1/2 Fig of 8 (1L up, 1M down) while 2s+3s set & cross RH, set (facing up/down) & change pl RH on sides.  2 1 3


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


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


THE FLYING SPUR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place (2s up), 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (1M round 2s & 1L round 3s) while 2s+3s set & cross RH

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 own sides (RSh to 4th corner pstns-3L/2M) 1s end in centre (1L above 2s & 1M below 3s) while 2s+3s cast to meet on sides

17-24 1s set & petronella turn onto opposite sides while 2s+3s cross Ladies under Men’s arch & cast to 1st/3rd places, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

25-32 1s dance down below 3s & cast up on opp sides to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s while 2s+3s dance R&L (RH on sides to start)


EXTRAS

FISHERMAN'S REEL  (R5x32)  5C Sq.Set Sue Petyt  Dunblane Holiday

5 couple square set, 5s in centre facing, 5M back to 4s, 5L back to 2s

1- 8 1s+2s+3s+4s circle 8H round & back while 5s turn RH once & LH 1.1/2 times to end 5M facing 2s & 5L facing 4s

9-16 5M+2s also 5L+4s dance RH across, 5s pass LSh & dance LH across with next couple anticlockwise (M with 1s & L with 3s)

17-24 5M dances reel of 3 with 1s+2s (in prom hold) giving RSh to 2s while 5L reels with 3s+4s giving RSh to 4s

25-32 All take ptnrs in prom hold, 5s change pl with 1s RSh, 1s pass 4s RSh, 4s pass 3s RSh, 3s pass 2s RSh & 2s end in centre facing each other


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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for April 19th

Tonight's Programme by David L  

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)


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

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

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

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

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


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

Northern Hemisphere: -

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

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

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

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

Southern Hemisphere:-

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


JAMES SENIOR OF ST  ANDREWS  (S4x32)  4C set   J Bradley  RSCDS Bk 42

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s & 4s turn RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s while 4s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 3s.  2 (1) 4 (3)

9-16 1L+4M (prom hold) dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s & 1/2 reel with 2s while 1M+4L dance 1/2 reel across with 2s then 3s

17-20 2L+1L also 4L+3L 1/2 turn RH, twirl & dance out to others place while 2M+1M also 4M+3M dance clockwise to change places

21-24 Repeat with Men turning RH & Ladies dancing clockwise.  2 (1) 4 (3)

25-32 1M+4L also 1L+4M Set+Link & circle 4H round to left.  2 4 (1)(3)


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


EXTRAS

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


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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for April 26th

Tonight's Programme by Jane  


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

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

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

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

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


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


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 FLYING SPUR  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place (2s up), 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (1M round 2s & 1L round 3s) while 2s+3s set & cross RH

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 own sides (RSh to 4th corner pstns-3L/2M) 1s end in centre (1L above 2s & 1M below 3s) while 2s+3s cast to meet on sides

17-24 1s set & petronella turn onto opposite sides while 2s+3s cross Ladies under Men’s arch & cast to 1st/3rd places, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

25-32 1s dance down below 3s & cast up on opp sides to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s while 2s+3s dance R&L (RH on sides to start)


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

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

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

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

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


EXTRAS

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



Due to the Local Elections tonight dance will not be held at Waring Green

but at St John's Church Hall, Coley Road, Halifax, HX37SA


Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for May 3rd

Tonight's Programme by Jim  

FATHER CONNELLY'S JIG  (J4x64)  4C set John Drewry  Donside Bk

1- 8 1s+2s Set & Rotate : -

` Set, rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides (1s in 2nd pl)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on opposite sides

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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


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 WHITE HEATHER JIG  (J4x40)  4C set James Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s turn RH & cast to 2nd place, turn 1.1/2 LH to end between 2s facing opposite sides

9-16 1s+2s dance Reel of 4 across, 1s pass RSh to face 1st corners

17-24 1s turn corner, partner, corner, partner, to end between 3s facing opposite sides

25-32 1s+3s dance Reel of 4 across, 1s end in middle between 3s & 4s

33-40 1s turn LH, cast to 4th place on own side & turn RH


EXTRAS

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


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)




Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for May 10th

Tonight's Programme by Pat D  

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


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


ANNA HOLDEN'S STRATHSPEY  (S8x32)  2C (4C set) John Drewry  RSCDS Bk 42

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, 1s cross down to 2nd pl as 2 cast up then 1M+2L turn LH as 1L+2M turn RH into a line across (1s between 2s) facing down

9-16 1s+2s dance down in line, 1s turn & face up as 2s turn in behind, dance up, 1s casting to 2nd place opp sides as 2s dance to 1st place own sides

17-24 2M+1L also 2L+1M set & Petronella turn-in-tandem into middle, set & Petronella turn-in-tandem to sides

25-32 1s+2s set, circle 4H round 1/2 way; 1s turn 2H 1.1/2 times to 2nd place own side


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


THE PLANTATION REEL  (R5x32)  5C set T Moretti  Pinewoods Coll 2

1- 8 1s & 3s cross RH & cast down 1 place, lead down between the couple below & cast back to 2nd/4th place (opposite sides)

9-16 2s+1s & 4s+3s dance 1/2 R&L & Petronella turn 2 places anticlockwise round square (end in same places as at bar 8)

17-24 All dance RH across (1M with 2s, 1L+3M with 4s, 3L with 5s) & 1s & 3s change places with partners to dance LH across

25-32 1s & 3s cross RH cast down 1 place & all turn RH



EXTRAS

THE SNAKE PASS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) N Churnside  Life begins at 40

1- 8 1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 1s cross RH, cast up to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 3s to end facing 1st corner pstns

17-24 1s dance 1/2 reels of 4 with 1st corners & 1/2 reels with 2nd corners ending with LH turn to face up/down

25-32 1s dance the Snake:- 1s dance RH across (1L with 3s & 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s also 1M followed by 2s pass LSh diagonally across to change ends & loop round to left to end in 2nd place.  2 1 3


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







Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for May 17th

Tonight's Programme by Helen  


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)


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)


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)


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


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

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

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

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

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

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



EXTRAS

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

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

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

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

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


SCOTT MEIKLE  (R4x32)  4C set Alice McLean  Laurieston Coll 1

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

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

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

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