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President’s Progression

Gosforth Parish Church Hall

Friday 20th September 2019 7:15 PM

An evening to celebrate the President moving into her final year of office.


There will be a programme of Scottish dancing with music from the Caledonian Sound System. Programme and music by Jocelyn & David.


During the interval there will be a finger Buffet.




Tickets £3 from Secretary or Treasurer or any committee member.

Please contact Julie Crystal (Tel: 0191 2663117  

Mob: 07759 679670  

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President’s Informal  Dance Recap

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President’s Reception Friday 20 September 2019


THE DEIL AMANG THE TAILORS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  RSCDS Bk 14

 1- 8 1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH across 1/2 way back to place

 9-16 1s lead down the middle & back to top

17-24 1s+2s dance Allemande

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


QUARRIES' JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  Kent W Smith  RSCDS Bk 36

 1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place & dance round 1st corners passing corners LSh

 9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across (1st Man with 2s & 1st Lady with 3s), 1s turn LH to face 1st corners

17-18 Centre dancers change with 1st corners RH while 2nd corners set

19-20 1st corners (in centre) change places LH while new 1st & 2nd corners dance clockwise round to next corner place

21-24 Repeat the Fig in bars 17-20 from new places

25-32 Repeat 17-20 from new places, 1s end by turning LH to 2nd place on opposite sides, 2s+1s+3s set on sides & 1s cross back RH


MACDONALD OF THE ISLES  (S3x32)  3C Set  D 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


THE REEL OF THE ROYAL SCOTS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  Roy Goldring  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 27

 1- 8 1s 1/2 turn 2s on sides (1M RH - 1L LH) to face out, 2s+1s+3s set, 1s 1/2 turn 3s on sides (1M LH - 1L RH) end 3s facing out & 2s+3s+1s set

 9-16 1s followed by 3s dance up between 2s, cast down 1 place, dance in & 1s cast up to 2nd place 3s end in 3rd place

17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, pass partner RSh turn 2nd corners RH & cross passing partner RSh to 2nd place own sides

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


NAPIER'S INDEX  (J8x40)  3C (4C Set)   Brian Charlton  RSCDS Bk 45

 1- 8  1s set & cast 1 place, turn LH 1.1/4 times to end in Bal-in-Line position between 1st corners

 9-16 1s+1st corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars) to Bal-in-Line again with 1st corners

17-24 1s dance reel of 3 on sides (LSh to 2nd corner) & end diagonally between 2nd corners

25-32 1s+2nd corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars), Bal-in-Line again with 2nd corners

33-40 1s dance reels of 3 across (LSh to 3rd corners) & cross RH to 2nd places


BUTTERSCOTCH & HONEY  (S4x32)  4C set  Jean Attwood  Alexander Leaflet 24

 1- 8 1s set & 1/2 turn RH into prom hold, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 2s (2s end on opposite sides)

 9-16 1s dance 1/2 LSh Reel of 3 with 3s & 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 4s

17-24 1s followed by 4s+3s+2s cast up on opposite sides to top, cross over to own sides each Lady passing in front of partner & down own side

25-32 All set to partners & turn 2H into 4H round (2s with 3s & 4s with 1s)


TAMBOURINE REEL (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


JOIE DE VIVRE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  I van Maarseveen  RSCDS Bk 39

 1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, 1s dance down between 3s & cast back to 2nd place on own sides

 9-16 2s+1s+3s turn RH & chase 1/2 way round clockwise

17-24 3s+1s+2s dance DoSiDo, set & 1/2 turn partners RH for Allemande

25-32 3s+1s+2s dance Allemande


SUGAR CANDIE  (S8x32)  3C (4C set)  RSCDS Bk 26

 1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, cross passing LSh & cast RSh round their 1st corner into centre ending BtoB (Lady facing up, Man down)

 9-16 1L circle left with 2s & 1M with 3s, turn to face partner & set, 3/4 turn partner 2H to end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s turn 1st corner RH, partner LH, 2nd corner RH, partner LH & end facing 1st corners

25-32 1s dance Reel of 3 on opposite sides passing 1st corner LSh & cross RH to 2nd place own sides


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)


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


CHERRYBANK GARDENS (S3x32) 3C set  John Drewry Bankhead Book 1

1- 8 1s+2s set and Petronella-in-tandem twice to end with 2s+1s on opposite sides having changed places 

9-16 2s+1s set and 2s cross RH and 1s LH, 1L dances RH across with 2s and 1M with 3s 

17-24 1s+3s Set&Link and circle 4H round to left 

25-32 2s+3s+1s dance Grand Chain (2s crossing to commence)





EILEEN WATT'S REEL (R3x32) 3C set  John Wilkinson

1- 8  1s cross RH and cast 1 place, lead down LH crossing below 3s and cast up to 2nd place own side 

9-16  2s and 3s petronella turn into middle and set, 1s petronella turn into middle (1L between 2s and 1M between 3s) and all set 

17-24 2L+1L and 1M+3M (both couples dancing in tandem) dance an Alternating Tandem reel of 4 with 2M and 3L up/down

 (2M and 3L do not pass LSh at end of reel) and end Men face down, Ladies up 

25-32  All chase clockwise ½ way to own sides and turn RH. 312


SNAKE PASS (J8x32) 3C (4C set)   Norman Churnside Life begins at 40

1- 8 1s+2s dance ½ R&L; 1s+3s dance ½ R&L 

9-16 1s cross RH, cast up to 2nd place and dance ½ Figs of 8 round 3s to end facing 1st corner positions 

17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with 1st corners, pass LSh and dance ½ diagonal reel with 2nd corners ending with quick LH turn,

 1L facing 3s at top, 1M facing 2s in 3rd place 

25-32 25-32 1s dance the Snake:- 
' 1s dance RH across (1L with 3s and 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s also 1M followed by 2s pass LSh diagonally across

 through 2nd place to change ends and loop round to left to end in 2nd place. 213


THE WIND ON LOCH FYNE (S3x32) 3C Triangular set  John Bowie Dickson Dunedin Dances Book 1

1-4 1s giving left hands cross down, pass 1L between 2s, 1M between 3s and meet;

5-8 taking nearer hands, 1s lead up between 2M3L, cast up (1L around 2L, 1M around 3M), meet and turn by the right halfway;

9-16 all dance interlocking reels (pass partner right shoulder, pass next left shoulder, pass right around next, pass next left shoulder, finally turning

 partner ¾ by the right), finishing Mn inside, Ls outside;

17-18 Mn left hands across 2/3 WHILE Ls dance clockwise 1 place around the outside of the set;

19-20  all turn by the right;

21-24  repeat bars 17-20 from new positions;

25-26  1s 2s 3s set;

27-28  6 hands round to the left (1 place);

29-30  all turn partner both hands;

31-32  6 hands round to the left (1 place), finishing with 3s at the top.


EXTRAS


MAIRI’S  WEDDING  (R8x40)  3C (4C set)  Castle Menzies  RSCDS Bk 10

 1-8 1s turn RH and cast to 2nd place, 1s turn LH to face 1st corners   1s turn by the left to face 1st corners;

 9-16 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with 2nd corners 

17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with 3rd corner (pstns), ½ diagonal reel with 4th corner (pstns) 

24-32 1s dance reel of 3 across (Lady with 2s, Man with 3s - LSh to 1st corner) 

33-40 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back. 213


FISHERMAN'S REEL (R5x32) 5C Sq.Set  Sue Petyt Dunblane Holiday 

1-8 1s2s3s4s 8 hands round to the left and back WHILE 5s turn by the right and back by the left, finishing 5L facing 4s, 5M facing 2s;

9-12  5L4s 5M2s right hands across;

13-16 5L3s 5M1s left hands across, finishing with 1s 2s 3s 4s taking promenade hold;

17-24 4s5L3s (5L right shoulder to 4s) and 1s5M2s (5M right shoulder to 2s) reels of 3, finishing with 5s taking promenade hold and facing 1s;

25-26 5s1s pass by the right to exchange places, 1s finishing facing 4s;

27-28 1s4s pass by the right to exchange places, 4s finishing facing 3s;

29-30 4s3s pass by the right to exchange places, 3s finishing facing 2s;

31-32 3s2s pass by the right to exchange places, finishing 5s3s4s1s with 2s in the centre.


THE MONTGOMERIES' RANT  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)  Castle Menzies  RSCDS Bk 10

 1- 8 1s cross RH & cast down to 2nd place, cross LH & 1L casts up while 1M casts down

 9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across, 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s

17-24 1s with nearer hands joined (Lady on Mans left) set to 2L & turn inwards to set to 3M, set to 3L & turn inward & set to 2M

25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides 1s giving RSh to 2nd corner, 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides