Madison Scottish Country Dancers
23rd Annual Ball & Dinner

Saturday, April 15, 2000
Memorial Union, Great Hall
800 Langdon Street
Madison, Wisconsin
More Ball Information

Program of Dances

Come Under My Plaidie32J-C/CDances for Children 10
Galloway House32R-2CGraded Book 5
Ravenswood Strathspey32S-2CChicago Basic Dances
Fair Jenny's Jig32J-3CWallace Leaflet
Mardi Gras Minnesota32R-2CWee Hoose on the Prairie 9
The Lea Rig32S-2CBook 21-5
Interval
The Royal Deeside Railway32R-3CBook 40-9
Miss Allie anderson32J-3CLeaflet 14
Culla Bay32S-4SQAnn Dix
Duke of Wellington32R-3CBankhead Book Pt 1-12
The Silver Tassie32S-3CLeaflet 1
Diamond Jubilee32J-4CBook 31-1
Interval
Follow Me Home32J-3CBook 38-3
Argyll Strathspey32S-3CGraded Book 21
Light and Airy32J-3CBook 4-5
There's Nae Luck Aboot the Hoose32S-3CBook 10-10
Reel of the 51st Division32R-3CBook 13-10

Instructions

Come under My Plaidie 32J 2C
Around the room, couple facing couple
SCD for Children, No. 10
 1-4 All TURN opposite by RH
 5-8 All TURN partner by LH to end in promenade hold facing other couple
 9-16 All PROMENADE once around to original places,  men L shoulder to L
shoulder
 17-24 LADIES CHAIN
 25-28 Joining NH with partner, all ADVANCE AND RETIRE
 29-32 All ADVANCE for three steps (passing opposite's R shoulder, then
RETIRE for one step


Galloway House 32R 2C
Graded Book, No. 5
 1-8 1C CAST OFF and DANCE down behind own lines, CAST UP and DANCE back
to place
 9-16 1C & 2C FOUR HANDS AROUND AND BACK
 17-20 1C TURN by RH , CAST OFF one place (2C STEP UP on 19-20)
 21-24 1C TURN by LH
 25-32 2C & 1C dance RIGHTS AND LEFTS

Ravenswood Strathspey 32S 2C
Smith, Chicago Coll. of Basic S.C.D.
 1-8 1C & 2C dance FOUR HANDS ACROSS AND BACK
 9-16 1C LEAD DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP
 17-24 1C & 2C SET on the sides, TURN PARTNER BH, and circle FOUR HANDS
AROUND
 25-30 1C CROSS RH, CAST OFF one place, and CROSS RH (2C STEP UP on
27-28)
 31-32 1C & 2C SET on the sides

Fair Jenny's Jig 32J 3C
Wallace, Leaflet
  1-4  1C SET and CAST OFF one place; 2C STEP UP on bars 3-4
  5-8  1C SET and TURN by RH halfway to face 1st corners
  9-16  1C TURN 1st corner LH, partner RH, 2nd corner LH,
partner RH to end in second place on own side facing out
 17-24 REELS OF THREE on the sides, RS; 1C end back to back in the
center ready for
 25-32 DOUBLE TRIANGLES

Mardi Gras Minnesota 32R 2C
Schneider (Wee Hoose on the Prairie #9)
 1-8 1M & 2W TURN by RH and dance BACK-TO-BACK
 9-16 1W & 2M TURN by RH and dance  BACK-TO-BACK
 17-24 2C DANCE down the center, followed by 1C; 1C SPLIT and follow 2C
up the center to progressed places
 25-32 2C & 1C dance RH ACROSS AND LH BACK

The Lea Rig 32S 2C
Book 21 #5
 1-16 1C dance PETRONELLA  (2C STEP UP between 1st place and 2nd place
on 1-2, and join in the figure by SETTING on 3-4; on 15-16,  2C instead
of setting return to own places turning petronella-wise)
 17-24 1C LEAD down the middle and up
 25-28 1C & 2C RH ACROSS
 29-32 1C & 2C HALF POUSSETTE

The Royal Deeside Railway 32R 3C
Book 40, No.9
 1-4 1C DANCE DOWN (without giving hands), CROSS below 3C and CAST UP to
end in middle of set facing 2W (2C STEP UP on 3-4)
 5-8 1C and 2W RH ACROSS
 9-12 1C and 2M LH ACROSS
 13-16 With 1W leading, 1C DANCE UP and CAST OFF on own sides around 2C
to end in middle of set facing 3M
 17-20 1C and 3M RH ACROSS
 21-24 1C and 3W LH ACROSS
 25-28 With 1W leading, 1C DANCE DOWN and CAST UP on own sides around 3C
to end in 2nd place
 29-32 All TURN PARTNER by RH

Miss Allie Anderson 32J 3C
Leaflet 14
 1-4 All CLAP and 1W 2W & 3W DANCE around partners passing RS
 5-8 All LEAD DOWN the middle
 9-12 M TURN partner under R arm on bar 9, and all LEAD up the middle to
original place on opposite side
 13-16 All SET and TURN by RH halfway into promenade hold
 17-24 THREE COUPLE PROMENADE
 25-28 1C & 2W RH ACROSS, 1M end in 2M place (2M STEP UP on 27- 28)
 29-32 1C & 2M LH ACROSS, 1C end in 2nd place on own side (2W STEP UP on
32-32)

Culla Bay  32S 4C Square
Ann Dix
 1-4 1M with 3W, and, 3M with 1W,  TURN HALFWAY by RH  to  face, pull
RS back and dance to  opposite sides of the set facing out
 5-8 1C and 3C TURN to the right and DANCE CW one quarter of the way
around the set,  curving in to end back to back in the middle of  the
set,  while 2C and 4C repeat bars 1-4 and  end facing 1C and 3C in lines
of 4 across the set
 9-16 REELS  of 4 ACROSS the set
 17-20 2C with 1C, and 3C with 4C, dance 4 HANDS AROUND
 21-24 All SET and dance RH ACROSS 1/2 way
 25-28 2C and 4C (in the center) dance 4 HANDS ACROSS
 29-32 2C passing 1C, and 4C passing 3C, dance out passing RS with their
opposites, TURN to R and DANCE 1/4  of the way  around the set to new
positions

The Duke of Wellington 32R 3C
Drewry, Bankhead Bk 1:12
 1-16 1C dance PETRONELLA   (use skip-change-of-step for the petronella
turns, stay well apart while setting, end in 2nd place).  Meanwhile,
2Cdance as follows:  1-2, STEP UP to between 1st and 2nd positions; 3-6,
CROSS by RH, CAST to R and DANCE into middle of set ; 7- 10, CHANGE
PLACES by RH up and down and CAST to 2nd place on opposite sides;
11-14, CROSS by RH, CAST to R and DANCE into middle of set; 15-16,  TURN
by RH  to 1st place on 15-16, ending facing out.
 17-24 REELS OF THREE, starting 1W  RS to 2W and 1M RS to 3M, ending
with 1C dancing in to face partner's second corner and 2C and 3C dancing
extra loops
 25-28 SECOND CORNERS PASS AND TURN
 29-32 FIRST CORNERS PASS AND TURN

The Silver Tassie 32S 3C
Leaflet 1
 1-4 All CROSS giving RH and SET
 5-8 REPEAT
 9-16 1C CROSS DOWN and 3C CAST UP to dance DOUBLE FIGURES OF EIGHT
around the standing 2C
 17-24 1C followed by 2C & 3C DANCE DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP, 2C & 3C
dividing to follow 1C up
 25-32 1C & 2C RONDEL

Diamond Jubilee 32J 4S
Book 31 #1
 1-6 1C & 4C TURN by RH once and a half,  CAST to middle ( 2C & 3C STEP
out to ends on 5-6)
 7-8 1M & 4M, 1W & 4W TURN by LH to end facing corner
 9-16 REELS OF FOUR on the sides, 1C & 4C do  not make last LS pass but
end by curving around face corner, forming St Andrew's Cross
 17-24 All SET and CHANGE PLACES by RH, SET and CHANGE PLACES by LH
 25-28 1C & 4C RH ACROSS, 2C & 3C SET and CROSS by RH
 29-32 All SET on the sides and CROSS by RH

Follow Me Home 32J 3C
Book 38 #3
 1-8 1C SET, CROSS by RH, CAST OFF one place and TURN by LH to end in a
diagonal line of 4, taking RH with 1st corners and retaining LH with
partner (2C STEP UP on 5-6)
 9-10 1C and 1st corners BALANCE IN LINE
 11-16 Releasing  LH, 1C TURN first corners halfway by RH and, releasing
RH, CHASE CW around the set followed closely by their 1st corners,
passing behind 2W and 3M.  1st corners end in each other's places while
1C dance in to join RH with each other  and LH with 2nd corners in a
diagonal line of 4
 17-18 1C and 2nd corners BALANCE IN LINE
 19-24 Releasing RH, 1C TURN second corners halfway by LH and, releasing
LH, CHASE CCW around the set followed closely by their 2nd corners,
passing behind 3W and 2M. 2nd corners end in each other's places, while
1C pass each other by LS to end in 2nd place on opposite sides facing
out
 25-28 All dance HALF LS REELS OF THREE
 29-32 All SET on the sides and CROSS by RH

Argyll Strathspey 32S 3C
Book 35 #3
 1-4 All TURN partner by RH halfway, and remain in middle of dance; then
release hands, pull RS back and DANCE out to partner's place
 5-8 REPEAT back to own place
 9-16 SIX HANDS AROUND AND BACK; END 1c & 3c in middle of dance facing
down and up
 17-24 1C & 3C dance RIGHTS AND LEFTS up and down the dance, returning
to original places on 23-24
 25-32 1C & 2C TOURNÉE

Regent's Favourite 32R 3C
Graded Book #21
 1-8 1C SET, TURN by RH, CAST OFF one place, and TURN by LH to end back
to back facing opposite side (2C STEP UP on 5-6)
 9-16 1C dance THREE HANDS AROUND AND BACK with corners, ending in
middle of dance on own side facing down
 17-24 1C LEAD DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP
 25-32 1C & 2C POUSSETTE

Light and Airy 32J 3C
Book 4 #5
 1-4 1C SET and CAST OFF two places ( 2C & 3C STEP UP on 3-4)
 5-8 1C SET and CAST UP two places ( 2C & 3C STEP DOWN on 7-8)
 9-16 1C LEAD DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP
 17-24 1C & 2C ALLEMANDE, 1C end facing 1st corners
 25-32 1C TURN CORNER, PARTNER, CORNER. PARTNER to end on own side in
2nd place

There's Nae Luck About the Hoose 32S 3C
Book 10 #10
 1-8 1C CAST OFF and DANCE down behind own line, and CAST UP and dance
back up to place
 9-12 1W TURN 2M by RH, while 1M TURN 2W by RH one and one-half times;
2C end in 1st place
 13-16 1W TURN 3M by LH, while 1M TURN 3W by LH.  1C end facing 1st
corners
 17-24 HELLO-GOODBYE SETTING
 25-30 REELS OF THREE on the side, 1C pass RS with 2nd corner to begin
 31-32 1C CROSS by RH to 2nd place on own side

The Reel of the 51st Division 32R 3C
Book 13 #10
 1-8 1C SET, CAST OFF 2 places and LEAD UP to face 1st corners (2C STEP
UP on 3-4)
 9-12 1C SET to and TURN 1st corner by RH, then join LH with partner in
a diagonal line of 4
 13-14 BALANCE IN LINE
 15-16 1C TURN by LH to face 2nd corners
 17-22 1C REPEAT 9-14 with 2nd corners
 23-24 1C CROSS to own side
 25-32 All SIX HANDS AROUND AND BACK

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