Madison Scottish Country Dancers

Valentine's Day Dance Party - 21 February 1999

 

Jessie's Hornpipe 32J-3C

Fair Donald 32S-3C

The Sailor 32H-3C

The Laird of Milton's Daughter 32J-3C

Ann Lindsey's Strathspey 32S-3C

Interval

Australian Ladies 32R-3C

Miss Nancy Smiles 32J-3C

The Royal Wedding 32S-3C

Ellie's Jig 32J-3C

General Stuart's Reel 32R-3C

Interval

Miss Allie Anderson 32J-3C

John McAlpin 32S-3C

J.B. Milne 32R-3C

Adieu Mon Ami 32S-3C

Mairi's Wedding 40R-3C

 

Jessie's Hornpipe 32J-3C

Book 8 #9

1-8 1M & 1W PARALLEL FIGURES OF EIGHT round 2C and 3C, 1C give RS to 2C

9-16 1C DOWN THE MIDDLE and back

17-24 1C & 2C ARCHES, 1C under arch made by 2C, turn round, 2C under arch made by 1C, REPEAT

25-32 1C & 2C POUSSETTE

 

Fair Donald 32S-3C

Book 29 #4

1-4 1C DANCE DOWN between 2C and CAST UP to place

5-8 1C DANCE DOWN between 3C and CAST UP to face 1st corners

2C STEP UP on bars 7-8

9-16 1C REEL OF FOUR with 1st corners and pass LS into

17-24 1C REEL OF FOUR with 2nd corners to end between 2C facing up with nearer hands joined

25-26 1C CAST OFF to 2nd place

27-28 2C 1C & 3C SET

29-32 2C 1C & 3C TURN partners with BH

 

The Sailor 32H-3C

Book 24 #4

1-2 1C CROSS DOWN into 2nd place giving RH while

2C STEP UP

3-4 1C & corners join hands and BALANCE on the sides

5-6 1W CAST UP to end between 2C all facing down

1M CAST OFF to end between 3C all facing up

7-8 1W & 2C, 1M & 3C SET

9-16 REELS OF THREE across the set, 1C give RS to 1st corner and end in 2nd place on the opposite side

17-24 1C LEAD DOWN for two steps, LEAD UP for two steps CROSS between 2C and CAST OFF into 2nd place

15-32 2C & 1C RIGHT AND LEFT

 

Laird o' Milton's Daughter 32J-3C

Book 22 #10

1-8 1C SET, CROSS giving RH, CAST OFF one place and TURN by LH to finish facing 1st corners

2C STEP UP on bars 5-6

9-16 1st CORNERS CHAIN: 1st corners TURN 1C by RH halfway into corner places, TURN by LH, TURN 1C by RH halfway back into middle and 1C TURN by LH to face 2nd corners

17-24 2nd CORNERS CHAIN, 1C TURN by LH into 2nd place at end

25-32 2C 1C and 3C SIX HANDS ROUND and back

 

Ann Lindsey's Strathspey 32S-3C

C. T. Snowdon

1-8 1C & 2C The Lindsey Progression

1-2 1C & 2C SET advancing

3-6 1C & 2C DANCE IN CIRCLE round partner 1.5 times spiralling out to partner's place.

7-8 1C & 2C FOUR HANDS ROUND halfway (couples have changed places)

9-16 1C & 3C REPEAT The Lindsey

17-20 1C LEAD UP between 3C and CAST behind 2C to top,

2C & 3C STEP DOWN on bars 19-20.

21-24 1C TURN partner with BH

25-32 1C & 2C THE KNOT.

 

The Australian Ladies 32R-3C

Glasgow Assembly

1-4 1C CROSS and CAST OFF 2 places

2C & 3C STEP UP on bars 3-4

5-8 3C & 1C RH ACROSS. 1C end in the middle facing up

9-12 1C LEAD UP, CROSS and CAST OFF 1 place

3C STEP DOWN on bars 11-12

13-16 2C & 1C LH ACROSS

17-20 1C CROSS giving RH and CAST round 1st corner position to end 1W between 2C facing down and 1M between 3C facing up while

2C & 3C SET and CROSS giving RH

21-24 1C CROSS giving RH and CAST round 2nd corner position into 2nd place on opposite sides while

2M & 3M, 2W & 3W SET and CHANGE PLACES giving RH

25-28 1C CROSS giving RH and CAST round partner's 1st corner position to end 1M between 3C facing down and 1W between 2C facing up while

3C & 2C SET and CROSS giving RH

29-32 1C CROSS giving RH and CAST round partner's 2nd corner position into 2nd place on own sides while

3M & 2M, 3W & 2W SET and CHANGE PLACES giving RH

 

Miss Nancy Smiles 32J-3C

Chuck Snowdon

1-2 1C & 2C SET.

3-4 1C & 2C RH ACROSS halfway.

5-8 2C & 1C TURN partner by RH once and a half to own side in progressed positions.

9-12 1C pass LS to DANCE around 1st corners, 1W up through top and 1M down through bottom of set, and turn away from each other so that 1W faces up to 2C and 1M faces down to 3C.

13-16 2C & 1W, 1M & 3C THREE HANDS ROUND to the left, 1C pulling back RS at end to face each other in middle of set.

17-22 1C pass LS to dance REELS OF THREE on the side, giving RS to 2nd corner.

23-24 1C CROSS giving RH and face down holding hands while

3C CAST OUT away from each other and back into third place ready for

25-28 1C & 3C RH ACROSS.

29-32 2C & 1C LH ACROSS.

 

The Royal Wedding 32S-3C

Five Dances for 1982 #4

1-4 1C SET & TURN with BH to end facing down

2C DANCE UP to 1st place on 3-4

5-8 1C DANCE DOWN the middle and TURN with BH to face 1st corners

9-10 1C & 1st corners TURN by the RH

1W ends between 2C facing down and 1M between 3C facing up

11-12 1C SET advancing and pass LS to face 2nd corners while

CORNERS SET facing across diagonal

13-14 1C & 2nd corners TURN by the RH, 1C ending between corners

15-16 1C SET advancing and pass LS to face partner's 1st corner while

CORNERS SET facing across diagonal

17-20 1C & 1st corners REEL OF FOUR halfway

1C pass LS at end to face partner's 2nd corner

21-24 1C & 2nd corners REEL OF FOUR halfway

1C pass LS at end to face opposite side of dance

25-28 3C 1C & 2C CHASE clockwise halfway round set

29-32 2C 1C & 3C TURN partner with BH

 

Ellie's Jig 32J-3C

Mel Briscoe: Slip Knot Book

1-2 1W DANCES around partner, passing by LS

3-4 2W DANCES around partner, passing by LS, to follow 1W DOWN the outside

5-6 3W DANCES around partner, passing by LS, to follow 2W while 1W DANCES in below 3M

7-8 W DANCE back to places following 1W

9-16 M REPEAT bars 1-8 passing partners by RS

17-24 1C & 2C THE SLIP KNOT:

17-22 as the KNOT

23-24 LH ACROSS halfway to original places

25-32 1C & 2C POUSSETTE

 

General Stuart's Reel 32R-3C

Book 10 #3

1-4 1M & 2W SET, 1M CAST OFF and 2M STEP UP

5-8 1W & 2M SET, 1W CAST OFF and 2W STEP UP

9-12 1C TURN 1st corner by RH and pass giving RS to face 2nd corner

13-16 1C TURN 2nd corner by LH and pass giving LS to face 1st corner

17-24 1C SET to 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner

1C end back to back in the middle, 1M facing up and 1W facing down

25-30 REELS OF THREE on side, 1C giving RS to 2nd corner

31-32 1C CROSS to own side giving RH

 

Miss Allie Anderson 32J-3C

Leaflet #14

1-4 All CLAP and 1W 2W & 3W DANCE around partners passing RS

5-8 1C 2C & 3C LEAD DOWN the middle

9-12 M TURN partner under R arm on bar 9 and 1C 2C & 3C LEAD UP the middle to original place on opposite side

13-16 1C 2C & 3C SET and TURN by RH halfway into promenade hold

17-24 1C 2C & 3C PROMENADE

25-28 1C & 2W RH ACROSS, 1M ends in 2M place and 2M STEPS UP on bars 27-28

29-32 1C & 2M LH ACROSS. 1C end in 2nd place on own sides, 2W STEPS UP on bars 31-32

 

John McAlpin 32S-3C

Foss: Galloway Album

1-4 1C ADVANCE, touch RH, RETIRE and CROSS giving LH

5-8 1C LEAD DOWN 2 steps and TURN by LH to face 1st corners

2C STEP UP on bars 5-6

9-16 1C TURN 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner to end in 2nd place on own side

17-24 2W, 1W & 3W SET, ADVANCE, RETIRE and SET

2M, 1M & 3M wait for 2 bars, SET, ADVANCE and RETIRE

25-32 2C, 1C & 3C CROSS giving RH and SIX HANDS ROUND to the left halfway, CROSS giving LH and SIX HANDS ROUND to the right halfway

 

J.B. Milne 32R-3C

Foss: Angus Fitchet Album #36

1-4 1M & 2W SET advancing and TURN by RH

5-8 1W & 2M REPEAT

9-12 1C SET advancing and TURN with BH

13-16 1C CAST OFF and PETRONELLA TURN to end 1W facing down and 1M facing up. 2C STEP UP on 13-14

17-20 1C SET and TURN three quarters by RH while

2M & 3M, 2W & 3W CHANGE PLACES on the side giving RH and SET

21-24 1C SET and TURN three quarters by RH while

2C & 3C CROSS the dance giving RH and SET

25-28 1C SET and CHANGE PLACES giving RH while

3M & 2M, 3W & 2W CHANGE PLACES on the side giving RH and SET

29-30 1C CAST into 2nd place on own side while

2C & 3C CROSS the dance giving RH

31-32 All SET

 

Adieu Mon Ami 32S-3C

Book 24 #11

1-4 1M & 2M, 1W & 2W SET and TURN with BH

5-8 1C & 2C SET to partners, TURN with BH

9-16 1C & 2C ALLEMANDE

17-24 1C SET to corners and to partner, turning with a clap to 2nd place on own sides of dance

25-32 2C, 1C, 3C dance SIX HANDS ROUND and back

 

Mairi's Wedding 40R-3C

Cosh: 22 SCD and 2 others #4

1-4 1C TURN by RH and CAST OFF one place

2C STEP UP on 3-4

5-8 1C TURN by LH to face 1st corner

9-12 1C & 1st corners REEL OF FOUR halfway on the diagonal

13-16 1C & 2nd corners REEL OF FOUR halfway on the diagonal

17-24 REPEAT bars 9-16

25-32 1W with 2C, 1M with 3C REELS OF THREE across the dance, 1C give LS to 1st corner

33-40 SIX HANDS ROUND and back