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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 October 11th


Tonight's Programme by Ian


 


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

8 Dancers in “8 of Diamonds” formation

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

6 · · · ·7

 · · ·8

2 · · · ·3

· · ·5

1 · · · ·4

 · Top

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

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

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

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

Repeat with new centre dancers (6 & 4)


RITA'S RAMBLE [S3x32] 3C set, 2s on opp sides                                         L Austin

1-8       2s Cross RH & face out; 2M Casts up to betwn 1s while 2L Casts down to betwn 3s, L sh 1/2 Rls of 3 across

9-16     2s Cross RH up/down & Cast R to 2 pl own side, L sh 1/2 Rls of 3 on sides

17-24   Rights & Lefts for 3 Couples

25-32   All Turn new partner RH, All Chase clockwise 1/2 way.




NEVER AT SEA  (R3x48) or  (R6x48)  6C Set John C Haddow

4s & 5s & 6s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, cross LH & cast to 3rd place while 6s cross RH & cast to 5th place, cross LH & cast to 4th place

9-16 1M+6L Prom hold dance reel of 3 with 4s (pass 4M LSh to start) while 6M+1L dance reel of 3 with 3s (pass 3M LSh) end 1s in 3rd place side by side facing up & 6s in 4th place facing down ready for:..

17-24 1s & 6s dance reflection reels on sides dancing up/down between 3s/4s to start

25-32 1s+6s dance R&L ending with 1s facing up & 6s facing down

33-36 End couples cross RH while cpl in 2nd+3rd pl also cpl in 4th+5th pl dance 1/2 RH across & all (1st+2nd pl, 3rd+4th pl, 5th+6th pl) change pl LH on side

37-40 Repeat bars 33-36

40-44 Repeat bars 33-36

45-48 All turn partners RH  5 4 6(1)(3)(2)

Dance 3 times to end 6 5 4(3)(2)(1) or 6 times to end 1 2 3(4 )(5)(6)


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

29-32 1s set & cross RH


EXTRAS

TAMBOURINE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Lawrie Bowlen  East Ivanhoe Bk

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back to 2nd place own side (2s step up 3-4)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across, passing 1st corners LSh. 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides (Man up, Lady down).1s end in 2nd place opp sides, all dancing loops into place

17-24 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across (Man up Lady down). 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (Man down, Lady up). End 2 1 3 4

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


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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October  18th


Tonight's Programme by Kathleen S


 


MISS JOHNSTONE OF ARDROSSAN  (R5x32)  5C set Roy Goldring  14 Social Dances

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 3s dance up & cast - 1s to 3rd place & 3s to 2nd place

9-16 1s cross down & dance reflection reels of 3 with 4s+5s on opposite sides - 1s end in 3rd place opposite sides

17-24 1s cross up & dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides with 2s+3s - 1s ending in 3rd place own sides

25-32 1s set & cast down 1 place, 1s followed by 5s dance up between 4s & cast - 1s to 5th place & 5s to 4th place


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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


EXTRAS

ARGYLL'S FAREWELL TO STIRLING  (R4x40)  (4C set) K Dingley

1- 8 1M+2M+3M turn 2L+3L+4L RH & turn partners LH

9-16 1s+2s+3s slip step down for 2 bars & 1/2 turn, slip step up to top & 1/2 turn to places

17-24 1s+2s dance R&L

25-32 1M followed by partner casts 1 place & crosses to opposite side to dance RH across with 3s

33-40 1M followed by partner cast on opposite side to 4th place & crosses to own side to dance RH across with 4s


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

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

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

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

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



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for October 25th


Tonight's Programme by Pat B

 

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

3s and 4s start on opposite sides

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


THE CRANBERRY TART  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Terry Glasspool  7 Year Itch

1- 8 1M sets & casts 1 place, sets & petronella turns between 3s facing up while 1L stands for 2 bars then sets, casts 1 place & sets

9-16 1M sets in line with 3s & all 3 Adv+Ret then 1M advances to partner while 1L petronella turns between 2s & sets in line with 2s then all 3 Adv+Ret

17-24 1L followed by partner dances reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2L) to end in 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides giving RSh to 3s


ELEGANT CRANES STRATHSPEY  (S3x32)  3C set  S Inagaki

1- 8 All dance 1/2 Grand Chain, set & turn partners 2H.  (3)(2)(1)

9-16 All dance Reflection reels of 3 (1s in & up to start) ending with 1s dancing up to face 1st corners pstns as 2s continue to 3rd place

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diag reel with 1st crnrs & pass RSh to face 2nd crnr pstns, 1s dance 1/2 reel with 2nd crnrs & curve to right to 1M b'tw'n 2s, 1L b'tw'n 3s

25-32 All Set+Link for 3 to 2 1 3 (all on opp sides), all chase clockwise 1/2 way to 3 1 2


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

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

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

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

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

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

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


THE FIRST RAIN OF SPRING  (J3x32)  3C Wouter Joubert  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s dance down, cast up round 3s, meet, dance up to 1st place facing out.  1s+2s 1/2 turn (Men LH, Ladies RH)

9-16 2s+1s dance double Figs 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast to start)

17-20 1s+3s 3/4 turn RH into line up/down in middle facing partner & set

21-28 1s+3s dance 1/2 Celtic Reel:-

21-22     1s+3s pass partner RSh

23-24     1M+3L dance clockwise while 1L+3M dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line across

25-26     1s+3s pass partner RSh

27-28     1L+3M dance clockwise while 1M+3L dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line up/down set

29-32 3s+1s 3/4 turn partners RH to sidelines & 2s+3s+1s set


EXTRAS

MAIRI'S WEDDING  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) Cosh  22 SCDs

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

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 2nd corners

17-24 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel with 3rd corner (pstns), 1/2 diagonal reel with 4th corner (pstns)

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

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


THE RAVEN'S DANCE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 5

1- 8 1s+2s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down & 2s out & up to start)

9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides & end facing down (Lady on Mans right)

17-24 1s (Lady leading) dance an Alternating Tandem RSh reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2M) & end in centre facing down

25-32 1s dance down between 3s, cast up 1 place (opp sides), lead up between 2s, cross & cast to 2nd place own sides



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 1st


Tonight's Programme by Susan Haigh

 

WHIGMALEERIES  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) D Ivory  Imperial 2

1- 8 1s set advancing & turn individually, slip step down below 3s & cast up to 2nd place

9-16 1M dances RH across with 3s & 1L with 2s, 1s dance round 2nd corners LSh to end in prom hold facing 3L

17-24 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 across with 3s, separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in prom hold with ptnr facing 3L (in 1M place)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s (in 1st place), separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in 2nd place own side


FUGAL FERGUS  (J8x48)  3C (4C set) Hugh Foss  Waverley Fugues

Fugue dance - Men copy Ladies 8 bars later

 1- 8 1L followed by 2L+3L dance anticlockwise round 1+2+3M & back up to places (Men stand)

9-16 1L+2L+3L set & cross, set & cross back (Men repeat Ladies Figs but 8 bars behind)

17-24 1L+2L+3L set & cross RH, turn to right & 1L followed by 2L+3L dance clockwise & down own side (Men Ditto)

25-32 1L+2L+3L dance reel of 3 on own side (1L RSh to 2L to start)  (Men Ditto)

33-40 1L+2L+3L dance 1/2 reel of 3 on own side, 1L+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times on side to change places  (Ditto but 1M & 2M pass LSh)

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


THE ROSE OF THE NORTH  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 4 1s lead down below 3s, cross & cast up to 2nd place on opposite side

5-16 2s+1s+3s dance 3 couple R&L, 1s end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s set & turn 1st corner 2H, set & turn 2nd corner 2H. 1s finish BtoB in centre, 1M facing up, 1L facing down

25-32 1s circle 3H round to left (Man with 2s & Lady with 3s), 1s pull back RSh to face each other & set, 1s Petronella turn to 2nd place own side


THE PIPER & THE PENGUIN  (R88)  Sq.Set Roy Goldring  Scotia Suite

1- 8 Ladies dance RSh round their corners, dance RH across ending in centre

9-16 Ladies dance LSh round their partners, dance LH across & back to places

17-24 Men dance RSh round their partners, dance RH across ending in centre

25-32 Men dance LSh round corners, dance LH across & back to places

33-40 1s & 3s turn partners RH 1.1/4 times, Men followed by partners dance out between side couples & back to places (1M thru 4s & 3M thru 2s)

41-48 1s+3s dance R&L

49-56 2s & 4s turn partners RH 1.1/4 times, Men followed by partners dance out between side couples & back to places (2M thru 1s & 4M thru 3s)

57-64 2s+4s dance R&L

65-72 Ladies dance in turning right about to dance out, cast clockwise to opposite Lady's place

73-80 Men dance in turning left about to dance out, cast anticlockwise to opposite places

81-88 All turn partners RH 1.1/4 times into prom hold, Promenade anticlockwise 1/2 way round to original places


THE ZOOLOGIST  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  D Brown  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1s cross down between 2s+3s & cast to right to face 2L/3M, dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) & end facing 1st corner (pstn)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 & pass RSh to face 2nd corner (pstn), 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel & end in double triangle positions (facing opp sides)

17-24 1s dance Double Triangles & end in middle facing opposite sides RSh to RSh

25-32 1s dance LH across (M with 3s at top & L with 2s), 1M followed by 3M+3L also 1L followed by 2L+2M pass RSh diagonally across to change ends & loop round to right to end on own sides.  2 1 3


EXTRAS


GANG THE SAME GATE  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) Milton Levy  RSCDS Bk 36

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast down to 3rd place, cross RH & cast up to 2nd place on own sides

9-16 1s set adv to ptnr & turn 1st crnr 2H to face 2nd crnr, 1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 ending M b'tw'n top cpl facing down & L b'tw'n bottom cpl facing up

17-24 1s set adv to partner & turn 4th corner (pstn) 2H to face own 1st corner (pstn), 1s dance 1/2 diag reel with 1st corners ending in 2nd place opp sides

25-32 3s+1s+2s Set+Link for 3 twice


TORRIDON LASSIES  (J8x40)  3C (4C set)  John 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 8 (1L up, 1M down) while 2s+3s set & cross RH, set (facing up/down) & change pl RH on sides.  2 1 3




Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 8th


Tonight's Programme by Margaret C



 

THE WEATHERCOCK  (J4x32)  4C set Veronica Hughes  Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 8 All dance RSh reels of 4 on own sides

9-16 1s & 3s set advancing into centre (give RH to partner) & Bal-in-Line, 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance RH across once round

17-24 Centre couple (1L+3M) 3/4 turn LH in centre while 1M & 3L dance round crnr to meet ptnr in line across & set, repeat & set in line up/down dance

25-32 3s+2s & 1s+4s dance RH across once round, turn facing corner RH (2L+3L, 3M+2M, 1L+4L & 1M+4M) onto own sides (Ladies turn 1.1/2 while Men turn once round).  2 3 4 1


MRS STUART LINNELL  (R8x40)  3C (4C set) J Bayly  Imperial Bk 3

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s set & 1s set adv & turn right about to face out to own sides while 2L & 3M petronella right into middle to diamond formation (2L in centre at top, 3M in centre at bottom) while 2M & 3L cast into 2nd places to 1M facing 2M & 1L facing 3L in a line across

9-16 1s+2M+3L 1/2 reel of 4 across, 1s 3/4 turn LH to Lady facing up & Man down (M face M, L face L), 1s change pl RH with facing persons (2L & 3M)

17-24 2L+3M+1s 1/2 reel of 4, 2L+3M 3/4 turn LH to M face Ladies side (M facing M) & Lady face M side in line across & change place RH with facing prsns

25-32 2M+3L dance 1/2 reel of 4 across with 3M+2L to end Man facing Men’s side (M facing M), all set & 2s+3s 3/4 turn RH onto sides while 1s set & turn right about to form a circle with 1s+2s+3s all facing clockwise

33-40 All chase clockwise (8 bars) after 4 bars 1s turn RH in centre to end on own sides 2 1 3


THE SILVER TASSIE  (S8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Bon Accord Bk

1- 8 1s+2s+3s cross RH & set, cross back RH & set

9-16 1s & 3s dance double Fig of 8  round 2s (3s casting)

17-24 1s followed by 2s+3s dance down, 1s followed by 2s+3s (who part to let 1s thru) dance back to top

25-32 1s+2s dance the Rondel


INVERNEILL HOUSE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  RSCDS Bk 35

1- 8 1s+2s dance 1/2 double Fig of 8 (1s cross down), 1s dance down between 3s as 2s dance out & up then 1s cast up to 2nd place opp sides

9-16 1s+3s dance 1/2 double Fig of 8 (1s cross down), 1s dance up between 2s & cast to 2nd place own sides

17-24 1s Petronella to opposite sides

25-32 2s & 3s Petronella to own sides while 1s cast RSh round 1st corner & cross between 2s/3s, 1s cast to 2nd place own sides & all set


THE NEW RIGGED SHIP  (J8x48)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 9

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

9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides giving RSh to 2s

17-24 1s lead down the middle & back to top

25-32 1s cross RH, cast 1 place (3 bars), cross LH & cast to 3rd place (3 bars), begin to lead up (2 bars)

33-40 1s lead up to top & cast 1 place to face 1st corners.  1sset to 1st corner & to 2nd corner

41-48 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corner & cross RH to own sides



EXTRAS

IT'S JUST FOR FUN  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Fidler  RSCDS Bk 33

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1M dances 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s while 1L dances round 3s 1s end facing 1st corners

9-16 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st crnrs, pass LSh & dance RH across (1M with couple in 1st pl & 1L with cpl in 3rd pl) 1s end facing 2nd crnrs

17-24 1s dance 1/2 Reel of 4 with 2nd corners, pass partner LSh to dance RH across (1M with 2L+3L on Men's side & 1L with 2M+3M)

25-32 1s 1/2 turn LH while 2s+3s change places RH on sides, 1M dances up & 1L down, cast on own sides while corners set & cross RH & all set


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




Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 15th


Tonight's Programme by Louise

 


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

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

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

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

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


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


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

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

9-16 1s+3s dance the Swirl:- Turn partner RH into Allemande hold & dance LSh round other couple 1/2 way, dance LH across & swirl to face side couples (BtoB with ptnr & Lady facing Man)

17-24 All dance reels of 4 across

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

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

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

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

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

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

89-96 All circle 8H round & back


NOTTINGHAM LACE  (R96)  Sq.Set J Bradley  Nottingham Lace

PART 1

1- 8 All dance 1/2 Grand Chain & set to partners, 3/4 turn RH to end with Ladies in centre for LH across

9-12 Ladies dance LH across 1/2 way while Men dance 1/4 way round clockwise, Ladies 1/2 turn nearest Man RH

13-16 Men dance LH across 1/2 way while Ladies dance 1/4 way round clockwise & all 1/2 turn partners RH

17-24 All repeat bars 9-16 to original places

PART 2

25-32 1L & 3M change places RH, cast behind 4s & change places RH to join end of line while 1M & 3L dance similarly behind 2s, all set

33-40 All Adv+Ret, 1s+2L+4M also 3s+2M+4L circle 4H round to left to end in line across (1s & 3s in centre of line)

41-48 All Adv+Ret, circle 8H round 1/2 way to end in Sq.Set opposite to original places

PART 3

49-72 Repeat PART 2 with 2s & 4s as dancing couples, all ending in original places

PART 4

73-96 Repeat PART 1


MIDNIGHT OIL  (J5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Bankhead Bk 3

1- 8 1s & 3s lead down & 3/4 turn RH to L facing down & M up, retaining hold of RH set & L turns under ptnrs Rt arm to dance up (Men follow prtnr)

9-16 1s & 3s dance RH across with 2L/4L, 1s & 3s dance LH across with 4M/5M to end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s also 3s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2ndcorners & into centre facing partner (L facing down M up)

25-32 1s+3s dance reel of 4 up & down centre of dance & end in centre holding partners nearer hand (1s face Ladies side & 3s face Men’s side)

33-40 1s also 3s dance out sides & cast, dance in to meet ptnr (1M & 3L pass LSh) to dance out other side & cast back to middle (1M & 3L pass RSh & face each other)

41-48 1L also 3M set twice while 1M+3L turn RH, 1s & 3s turn partner LH & cast down 1 place on own sides.  End 2 4 1 5 3



EXTRAS

MAUREEN AND PADDY  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  Bruce Kerr  York Bk 2

1- 8 1s cross down & dance out between 2s+3s turning 3s by near hand, cross up & dance out between 2s+3s turning 2s with nearer hand into double triangle positions facing own sides

9-16 All set & 1s turn 3rd corners RH to double triangle position facing opp sides, all set & turn 1st corners RH to end between 2s/3s in lines across

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across (LSh to 4th corner) 1s pass LSh ending in 2nd place own sides, 1M facing up, 1L facing down

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on sides (RSh to 3rd corner to start) then 1s cross to 2nd place opp side, dance 1M to 3rd place, 1L to 1st place opp sides & cross to 2nd place own side (2s+3s dance normal reels of 3)

Second repeat 1s end crossing to 4th place


THE BEES OF MAGGIEKNOCKATER  (J4x32)  4C set John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, dance RH across with 3s & end 1M+3L also 1L+3M in prom hold facing out to pass corner person RSh

9-24 All dance 4x1/2 Reels of 3 on sides (to right to start, then left, right & left) with 1s+3s changing partners in centre at end of each 1/2 Reel to progress Men clockwise & Ladies anticlockwise.  End in centre 1s facing down & 3s facing up

25-32 1s dance between 3s turning 3s with nearer hand 1.1/2 times, crossing over to own sides & turn 4th person 1.1/2 times (Men RH & Ladies LH)



Brighouse S.C.D.Club

Crib for November 22nd


Tonight's Programme by Megan  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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



THE FIRST RAIN OF SPRING  (J3x32)  3C Wouter Joubert  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s dance down, cast up round 3s, meet, dance up to 1st place facing out.  1s+2s 1/2 turn (Men LH, Ladies RH)

9-16 2s+1s dance double Figs 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast to start)

17-20 1s+3s 3/4 turn RH into line up/down in middle facing partner & set

21-28 1s+3s dance 1/2 Celtic Reel:-

21-22     1s+3s pass partner RSh

23-24     1M+3L dance clockwise while 1L+3M dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line across

25-26     1s+3s pass partner RSh

27-28     1L+3M dance clockwise while 1M+3L dance 3/4 round each other LSh to face partners in line up/down set

29-32 3s+1s 3/4 turn partners RH to sidelines & 2s+3s+1s set


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 cples 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


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


THE BEES OF MAGGIEKNOCKATER  (J4x32)  4C set John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, dance RH across with 3s & end 1M+3L also 1L+3M in prom hold facing out to pass corner person RSh

9-24 All dance 4x1/2 Reels of 3 on sides (to right to start, then left, right & left) with 1s+3s changing partners in centre at end of each 1/2 Reel to progress Men clockwise & Ladies anticlockwise.  End in centre 1s facing down & 3s facing up

25-32 1s dance between 3s turning 3s with nearer hand 1.1/2 times, crossing over to own sides & turn 4th person 1.1/2 times (Men RH & Ladies LH)



EXTRAS

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)