Madison Scottish Country Dancers
Late Summer Dance Party Instructions

Sunday September 13, 1998, 2 PM

Grace Epsicopal Church
116 West Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin

Live music will be provided by An Ceithir Lochann

NOTE: Corrections made August 31, 1998.

For more information on the September 13 party, see the Special Events Calendar.


Program of Dances

The Reel of the Royal Scots 32R-3C
Rothesay Rant 32J-SQ
MacDonald of the Isles 32S-3S
Fife Ness 32R-3C
St. Andrew's Fair 32J-3C
Bonnie Lass of Bon Accord 64S-SQ
The Highland Rambler 40J-3C
Angus McLeod 64R-4S
Seann Truibhas Willichan 32S-2C
Ellie's Jig 32J-3C
The Rose Tree 32R-2C
Monymusk 32S-3C
The One O'Clock Canon 64R-4C
The Flying Scotsman 32J-4C
The Glasgow Highlanders 32S-2C
The Shetland Fiddler 32R-4C
Jenny's Bawbee 24S-2C


The Reel of the Royal Scots 32R-3C
Leaflet #7
1-4 1M & 2M by RH, 1W & 2W by LH TURN halfway into
double triangles position and 2C 1C & 3C BALANCE
5-8 1M & 3M by LH, 1W & 3W by RH TURN halfway to
change places and 2C 3C & 1C BALANCE
9-16 1C followed by 3C DANCE to top of set, CAST OFF, and DANCE to 3rd place. 1C CAST UP to face 1st corners and 3C finish in 3rd place
17-24 1C TURN 1st corner by RH, PASS partner by RS,
TURN 2nd corner by RH, PASS partner by RS into 2nd place on own side
25-32 2C 1C & 3C SIX HANDS ROUND and back

Rothesay Rant 32J-SQ
Birmingham Book #11
1-2 All TURN partner halfway by RH joining into circle of four couples, M facing out and W facing in
3-4 All SET
5-8 REPEAT bars 1-4 turning LH person halfway into circle, W facing out, M facing in; SET and W turn in
9-12 1W & 3W HALF LADIES CHAIN
13-16 1C & 3C RIGHT AND LEFT halfway
17-24 2C & 4C REPEAT bars 9-16
25-32 EIGHT HANDS ROUND and back
Note: Repeat three more times ending in original position

MacDonald of the Isles 32S-3S
Haynes: Glendarroch #8
1-8 2C pass LS into REEL OF FOUR with 1st corners
9-16 2C pass LS into REEL OF FOUR with 2nd corners
17-24 1C CROSS giving RH to start SNOWBALL GRAND CHAIN for four changes
25-28 3C & 2C RIGHT AND LEFT halfway
29-32 3M FIGURE OF EIGHT halfway up through 2C passing M LS
3W FIGURE OF EIGHT halfway down through 1C passing W LS

Fife Ness 32R-3C
Four for 1978 #1
1-2 1C TURN by RH halfway into promenade hold facing down
3-8 1C DANCE DOWN below 3C, CROSS OVER and CAST UP into 2nd place.
2C STEP UP on bars 5-6
9-10 1W, 2M & 3M ADVANCE with 2 pas-de-basque steps and take hands across the set
11-12 1M, 2W & 3W ADVANCE while 1W, 2M & 3M RETIRE
13-14 1W, 2M & 3M ADVANCE while 1M, 2W & 3W RETIRE
15-16 REPEAT bars 11-12
17-20 1C in promenade hold, 2W & 3W REEL OF THREE halfway
21-24 3W with 2M, 1C, & 2W with 3M REEL OF THREE halfway
25-28 3M 1C & 2M REEL OF THREE halfway
29-32 2C 1C & 3C SET and CROSS to own sides giving RH

St. Andrew's Fair 32J-3C
Five for 1982 #2
1-8 1C CROSS giving RH, CAST OFF two places, CROSS giving RH and CAST UP to 2nd place. 2C STEP UP on bars 3-4
9-12 2C 1C & 3C TURN by RH halfway and BALANCE, women facing up and men down
13-16 All CHASE to own sides to finish 3C 1C 2C
17-24 All SIX HANDS ROUND and back
25-28 3C 1C & 2C TURN by LH halfway and BALANCE, women facing down and men up
29-32 ALL CHASE to own sides to finish 2C 1C 3C

Bonnie Lass of Bon Accord 64S-SQ
Drewry: Bon Accord Book #18
1-4 Introduction
5-8 HONOUR partner and HONOUR corner
9-10 1C & 3C LEAD into middle
11-14 1M & 3W, 1W & 3M LEAD out through 2C or 4C, W CROSS in front and all CAST round to meet partners in opposite place
15-16 1C & 3C TURN by RH to end with W on M left
17-24 2C & 4C REPEAT bars 9-16. All M end facing out
25-32 REELS OF FOUR across the set, giving LH ACROSS in the middle and ending with M dancing forwards and W looping back to meet each other on the corner
33-38 PROMENADE in allemande hold to opposite corner and W turn under
39-40 All CAST over RS to original places
41-48 GRAND CHAIN
49-52 SET to partners and TURN with BH into
53-56 1C & 4C, 2C & 3C FOUR HANDS ROUND to the left into
57-64 EIGHT HANDS ROUND and back

The Highland Rambler 40J-3C
Goldring - Leeds Silver Jubilee:1
1-4 1C DANCE IN toward each other and CAST OFF one place (2C STEP UP on bars 3-4)
5-8 1C AND 3C RIGHT HANDS ACROSS
9-12 1C AND 2C LEFT HANDS ACROSS
13-16 1W, followed by 1M, CAST UP around 2W and DANCE down the middle to end 1W between 3C and 1M between 2C
17-24 All DANCE DOWN, TURN RIGHT ABOUT, AND BACK (1C end facing up)
25-28 1M followed by 1W CAST OFF around 2W, ending on own sides in 2d place (1M turns right about on bar 28)
29-32 1C TURN by RH
33-40 SIX HANDS AROUND AND BACK

Angus McLeod 64R-4S
Alex T. Queen
1-2 2C & 3C DANCE into middle to face on diagonal
3-4 2C & 3C SET, turning about on bar 4 to face corners
5-8 All CHANGE PLACES with corners passing RS and SET, turning about on bar 8
9-12 REPEAT bars 5-8
13-16 All TURN by RH
17-20 2C & 3C LH ACROSS to end facing corners
21-32 REELS OF FOUR on both diagonals
33-36 2C & 3C TURN halfway by LH to partner and SET to new corners
37-40 2C & 3C TURN corners, actives dancing up or down the middle to begin
41-48 2C & 3C SET and POINT twice facing in on diagonal
49-52 2C & 3C DANCE out through 1C or 4C and CAST back to middle
53-56 2C & 3C SET and POINT once facing in on diagonal
57-64 2C DANCE down under arch made by 3C, CAST as C round 4W and DANCE up middle to top
3C DANCE up arching over 2C, CAST as C round 1M and DANCE down middle to bottom
1C & 4C STEP into nearest middle place on bars 61-62

Seann Truibhas Willichan 32S-2C
Book 27 #9
1-8 1C CAST OFF behind own lines and
CAST UP to place
9-12 1W & 2M SET and CROSS while
1M & 2W CROSS and SET
13-16 REPEAT to places
17-24 1C LEAD DOWN, TURN by RH, LEAD UP and
CAST OFF
2C STEP UP on bars 23-24
25-28 2C & 1C SET and TURN with BH
29-32 2C & 1C FOUR HANDS ROUND to the left

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

The Rose Tree 32R-2C
Foss: Glendarroch #5
1-8 1C FIGURE OF EIGHT around 2C
9-16 1C & 2C CROSS giving RH and SET
1C & 2C CROSS giving RH and SET
17-24 1C LEAD down the middle and back up
25-32 1C & 2C RH ACROSS halfway, SET, CROSS giving RH, and SET

Monymusk 32S-3C
Book 11 #2
1-4 1C TURN by RH and CAST OFF one place. 2C STEP UP on bars 3-4
5-8 1C TURN by LH to end 1W between 2C facing down and 1M between 3Cfacing up
9-12 All SET twice in lines across the dance, 1C TURN on last step to end between corners
13-16 All SET twice in lines on the side
17-24 2C 1C & 3C SIX HANDS ROUND and back
25-30 2C 1C & 3C REELS OF THREE on the sides, 1C give RS to 2nd corner
31-32 1C CROSS to own sides giving RH

The One O'Clock Canon 64R-4C
Dunedin Book 4
1-8 1C CROSS RH, CAST OFF two places, CROSS RH, and CAST UP to 2d place
2C STEP UP on bars 3-4 9-16 1C dance RIGHT HANDS ACROSS with couple above, then LEFT HANDS ACROSS with couple below
17-18 All dance REELS OF FOUR on own sides
25-26 1C TURN RH with person above
27-30 1C dance LEFT HANDS ACROSS with couple below (across the phrase)
31-32 1C CAST OFF one place (to 3d place)
Now, 2d couple start the dance from the top while 1C continue as follows:
33-40 1C dance RIGHTS AND LEFTS with 4C (new 1C will be crossing through on bars 5 -6 of this phrase)
41-48 1C dance RIGHT HANDS ACROSS with couple below, then LEFT HANDS ACROSS with couple above (new 1C)
49-56 All dance REELS OF FOUR on own sides
57-58 1C TURN RH with person below
59-62 1C dance LEFT HANDS ACROSS with couple above (new 1C)
63-64 1C CAST OFF one place (to 4th place)

The Flying Scotsman 32J-4C
H.Thurston, 16 SCD
1-8 1W, 2W, 3W CHASE IN AND OUT THE WINDOWS (behind 1M, in front of 2M, behind 3M, across and up to own places)
9-16 1M, 2M, 3M REPEAT
17-24 1C, holding both hands, SLIP DOWN, AND BACK to 4th place (2C. 3C, 4C step up on 17-18)
25-32 1C, 2C, 3C, holding both hands, SLIP DOWN AND BACK.
Note: The dance can be done with two sets toe to toe, with bottom set crossed over. If so done, on bars 17-32 the couple(s) slipping up the room part(s) to let the couple(s) slipping down the room pass through

The Glasgow Highlanders 32S-2C
Book 2 #3
Note: Two chords; on the second 1W 2M & 2W move into the next's place.
1-8 1C & 2C RIGHT AND LEFT, 2M ends in the middle joining nearer hands with 2W and 1W
9-12 2M LEADS 2W & 1W DOWN the middle followed by 1M
13-16 1M LEADS 2W & 1W UP the middle followed by 2M to end in a line of four with M in the middle
17-24 1C & 2C SET to partners
25-32 1C & 2C REEL OF FOUR across the dance to end in progressed places
Note: Couples end on own sides when they reach top or bottom and move into place for the next repetition on the last two bars of the reel

The Shetland Fiddler 32R-4C
B. Campbell, Farewell My Fancy:13
1-4 1C dance four steps of PETRONELLA (2C STEP UP on bars 3-4)
5-8 1C & 2C dance FOUR HANDS ACROSS, 1C continuing, to end with 1M facing 2W, 1W facing 2M in line across ready for
9-16 1C & 2C dance REEL OF FOUR across, 1C finish by passing RS to end in 2nd place, opposite sides, facing out
17-18 1M & 3W TURN by RH, 1W & 3M TURN halfway by LH, 1C ending in 3rd place on opposite sides, 3C ending in 2nd place with polite turn
19-20 1C DANCE ROUND each other passing LS, to end facing opposite sides
21-22 1M & 4W TURN by RH, 1W & 4m TURN halfway by LH 1C ending in 4th place on opposite sides, 4C ending in 3rd place with polite turn
23-24 1C CROSS RH to own sides, end facing out
25-32 1C & 4C dance DOUBLE FIGURES OF EIGHT, begin 4C crossing down, 1C casting up

Jenny's Bawbee 24S-2C
Book 5 #3
1-4 1C & 2C SET to partners and RIGHT AND LEFT halfway
5-8 2C & 1C REPEAT back to places
9-16 1C LEAD down the middle and back
17-24 1C & 2C ALLEMANDE

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