Madison Scottish Country Dancers
Valentine's Party
Sunday, February 13, 2000, 1:00 pm

Memorial Union, Great Hall
Madison, Wisconsin

Live music, admission $7.50. The dance will be followed by a potluck dinner at the home of Edna & Charlie Pruett. As always, hospitality is available. Please call Martha Phillips at 608 / 280-9613 (e-mail mphillips@guild.com) for more information. alert Note change in instructions for The Saltire Society Reel. alert


Dance Instructions

Come Under my Plaidie32J-CC
The Royal Deeside Railway32R-3C
Ravenswood Strathspey32S-2C
Let's Have a Ceilidh32R-4S
Bonnie Blue Bride32J-3C
Espie McNabb32J-3C
Interval
Joie de Vivre32J-3C
The Robertson Rant80S-SQ
Cadgers in the Canongate48R-3C
Delvine Side32S-3C
The Luckenbooth Brooch32J-3C
Interval
The Saltire Society Reel32R-3C alert Note change in instructions alert
The Sauchie Haugh32S-2C
White Heather Jig40J-4S
Mary Hamilton32S-4S
Duke of Perth32R-3C


Note: In the first set, all but Let's Have a Ceilidh are suitable for beginners. Joie de Vivre, Delvine Side and Luckenbooth Brooch are suitable for advanced beginners (Allemande, Reels of 3).


Come Under My Plaidie32J-CC
SCD for Children, #10
Note: Circassian Circle formation, couple facing couple around the room.
1-4 All TURN opposite by RH
5-8 All TURN partner, LH, to end in promenade hold facing other couple, men L shoulder to L shoulder
9-16All PROMENADE once around to original places
17-24LADIES CHAIN
25-28Joining NH with partner, all ADVANCE AND RETIRE
29-32All ADVANCE for three steps (passing opposite's R shoulder, then RETIRE for one step

The Royal Deeside Railway32R-3C
Book 40 #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 bars 3-4)
5-8 1C and 2W RIGHT HANDS ACROSS
9-121C and 2M LEFT HANDS ACROSS
13-16With 1W leading, 1C DANCE UP and CAST OFF on own sides around 2C to end in middle of set facing 3M
17-201C and 3M RIGHT HANDS ACROSS
21-241C and 3W LEFT HANDS ACROSS
25-28With 1W leading, 1C DANCE DOWN and CAST UP on own sides around 3C to end in 2nd place
29-32All TURN PARTNER RH

Ravenswood Strathspey32S-2C
Smith, Chicago Coll. of Basic SCD
1-8 1C & 2C dance FOUR HANDS ACROSS AND BACK
9-161C LEAD DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP
17-241C & 2C SET on the sides, TURN PARTNER BH, and circle FOUR HANDS AROUND
25-301C CROSS RH, CAST OFF one place, and CROSS RH.
2C STEP UP on bars 27-28
31-321C & 2C SET on the sides

Let's Have a Ceilidh32R-4S
Bob Campbell: Glasgow Assembly #27
1-4 1C & 4C CROSS giving RH and CAST to center of set while
2C & 3C STEP to ends
5-8 1C & 4C LH ACROSS to finish facing corners
9-12All SET and CHANGE PLACE giving RH
13-16All SET and CHANGE PLACE giving LH
17-241C & 4C RH ACROSS and back to finish in 2nd & 3rd position on partners' side of set while
2C & 3C CHASE counter clockwise once around
25-32ALL SET, 1C & 4C TURN partner by RH halfway
1W & 4M TURN by LH while
1M & 4W DANCE clockwise round them halfway
1C & 4C CROSS to own side giving RH

Bonnie Blue Bride32J-3C
McCall, Wee Hoose on the Prairie, #2
1-8 1C LEAD DOWN THE MIDDLE AND UP
9-16All DANCE IN toward partner to take NH and end facing up, 1C CAST OFF to 3rd place followed by 2C and 3C, and all DANCE UP
17-20All dance BACK TO BACK with partner
21-24All TURN PARTNER RH
25-321C CROSS RH, CAST to 2nd place while 2C STEP UP, CROSS DOWN below 3C without giving hands, and CAST UP to 2nd place

Espie McNabb32J-3C
MM Miscellany, Vol. 1
1-8 1C 2C & 3C SET, CROSS giving RH, SET, CROSS giving RH
9-161C DOWN THE MIDDLE and back
17-241C SET, CAST OFF one place, TURN by RH to 2nd place on own side
25-322C 1C & 3C SIX HANDS ROUND and back

Joie de Vivre32J-3C
Book 39 #2
1-4 1C SET and CAST OFF one place
2C STEP UP on bars 3-4
5-8 1C DANCE down between 3C and CAST UP to 2nd place
9-122C 1C & 3C TURN partners by RH
13-162M followed by 1M & 3M, 2W followed by 1W & 3W DANCE clockwise halfway round to opposite sides
17-203C 1C & 2C BACK TO BACK with partners
21-243C 1C & 2C SET on the sides and TURN partners by RH halfway
25-323C 1C & 2C ALLEMANDE

The Robertson Rant80S-SQ
Dances by Rae MacIntosh
1-8 EIGHT HANDS ROUND and back
9-12W RH ACROSS halfway and TURN opposite M by LH
13-16W RH ACROSS halfway and TURN partner by LH
17-241C & 3C REEL OF FOUR, W pass LS while M set in place
25-32SET to corners with Highland Schottische and TURN with BH twice
33-482C & 4C REEL OF FOUR and REPEAT bars 25-32
49-52W FOUR HANDS ROUND to the left
53-56SET to partners and TURN with BH
57-60M FOUR HANDS ROUND to the right
61-64SET to partners and TURN with BH
65-72GRAND CHAIN
73-80PROMENADE in Allemande hold to end in St. Andrew's Cross

Cadgers in the Canongate48R-3C
Book 9 #10
1-8 1C dance parallel REELS OF THREE with 2C & 3C on the opposite sides, 1W crosses down to give RS to 2M while 1M dances across the top to give RS to 2W. 1C finish in partner's place.
9-161C dance parallel REELS OF THREE with 2C & 3C on their own sides, 1M crosses down to give RS to 2M while 1W dances across the top to give RS to 2W. 1C finish in original places.
17-201C with nearer hands joined SET to 2W and move around to face 2M.
21-241C SET to 2M and retire to original places.
25-281C & 2C SET and RH ACROSS halfway.
29-322C & 1C SET and LH ACROSS to original places.
33-361C CROSS giving RH and CAST OFF one place.
2C STEP UP on bars 35-36.
37-401C TURN by LH once and a half to progressed places.
41-482C & 1C RIGHT AND LEFT.

Delvine Side32S-3C
Book 2 #9
1-4 1C & 2C SET to partners and CROSS passing RS
5-8 1C & 2C REPEAT bars 1-4
9-161C DOWN the middle and back
17-241C & 2C ALLEMANDE, 1C end facing 1st corners
25-261C TURN 1st corners with BH
27-281C PASS partner RS
29-301C TURN 2nd corners with BH
31-321C CROSS to own sides

The Luckenbooth Brooch32J-3C
Dickson: Glendarroch #28
1-8 1C REEL OF THREE with 2C, 1C in promenade hold with 1W on partner's left give RS to 2M
9-16REPEAT bars 1-8 with 3C, 1C end facing M side
17-241C DANCE OUT between 2M & 3M places, separate and CAST into middle of set, DANCE OUT between 2W & 3W places, separate and CAST while
2C & 3C RIGHT AND LEFT
1M ends between 2C facing down, 1W between 3C facing up
25-28All SET twice in lines across the dance
29-321C TURN by RH once and a half

The Saltire Society Reel32R-3C
Leaflet #9
1-2 1C CROSS DOWN to 2nd place on opposite sides and face out while
2C STEP UP.
3-4 1W & 3M TURN by LH while 1M & 3W TURN by RH, 1C meet between 3C on bar 4.
5-6 1C DANCE UP the middle with nearer hands joined.
7-8 1W & 2M TURN by LH while 1M & 2W TURN by RH, 1C finish in 2nd place on opposite sides facing down.
9-162C 1C & 3C REELS OF THREE. alert 2C dance out and down, 1C cross down, and 3C dance out and up to start.alert
1C end in the middle with LH joined facing 1st corners.
17-181C SET to 1st corners and turn inwards to join RH and face partner's 1st corner.
19-201C SET to partner's 1st corner, corners advance to join RH on bar 20.
21-241C & 1st corners RH ACROSS. 1C end facing 2nd corners while 1st corners finish back in place.
25-281C REPEAT bars 17-20 with 2nd corners but with opposite hands.
29-321C & 2nd corners LH ACROSS. 1C end in 2nd place on own sides while 2nd corners end back in place.

The Sauchie Haugh32S-2C
Leaflet #12
1-8 1C DOWN THE MIDDLE and up, end facing down
9-161C & 2C RONDEL
17-182C & 1C ADVANCE AND RETIRE
19-202C & 1C TURN BH
21-242C & 1C FOUR HANDS ROUND to the L
25-322C & 1C POUSSETTE right around

White Heather Jig40J-4S
Cosh: 22 SCD and 2 others
1-4 1C TURN by RH and CAST OFF one place, 2C step up
5-8 1C TURN by LH
9-161C & 2C REEL OF FOUR, 1C end passing LS
17-241C TURN 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner, partner
25-321C & 3C REEL OF FOUR, 3C finish in 2nd place
33-401C TURN by LH, CAST OFF and TURN by RH
4C STEP UP on bars 35-36

Mary Hamilton32S-4S
Drewry: Canadian Book #21
Note: Two chords, 3C & 4C change sides on the second chord.
1-8 GRAND-CHAIN, 1C face 2C and 3C face 4C to begin
At end, 1M & 4M turn to face same direction as partners and join hands in promenade hold to give LS to 2W & 3W respectively
9-161C & 2C, 3C & 4C REELS OF THREE across the set
1C end between 2C facing down and 4C between 3C facing up
17-18All SET in lines of four across the set
19-221C & 4C RH ACROSS, M turn towards partners to end 1C in 2nd place facing up and 4C in 3rd place facing down
23-241C DANCE UP to place and turn in to face down while
2C DANCE DOWN to place singly and turn in to face up,
3C DANCE UP to place singly and turn in to face down and
4C DANCE DOWN to place and turn in to face up then
25-26All SET to R and L with NH joined, couples changing places
27-282C & 3C TURN with BH to face in while
1C & 4C SET changing places
29-322C & 4C, 1C & 3C FOUR HANDS ROUND to the L

Duke of Perth32R-3C
Book 1 #8
1-8 1C TURN by RH, CAST OFF one place and TURN by LH to face 1st corners
2C STEP UP on bars 3-4
9-161C TURN 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner, to end facing 1st corners
17-241C SET to and TURN 1st and 2nd corners with BH
25-301C give LS to 1st corners for REELS OF THREE on the sides
31-321C CROSS to own side giving RH


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Last update: February 7, 2000
Thanks to John Stott for the dance instructions.
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