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Bon Accord book of Scottish country dances

John Drewry

Bon Accord book of Scottish country dances

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Published by The Scottish National Dance Co. in Reading .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title.

Statementby John Drewry.
The Physical Object
Pagination45p. ;
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21725612M
ISBN 100904102181

In the middle of the set at the top or in their original places? Gradually over time it has evolved, that the turn has reduced to a quarter turn, which is more achievable by the majority of our dancers. Bars 1st and 2nd couples join hands briefly with the dancer diagonally opposite them as in a standard 'four hands across half-way round'. They remain in the middle where they now join right hands with their own partner. Should the 1st couple dance out to the sidelines at the end of bars after dancing right hands across? Bars 1st couple dance up to the top taking nearer hands Q.

Should the 1st couple dance out to the sidelines at the end of bars after dancing right hands across? Unfortunately, on the original dance-through with the Lorient team there were only five couples, so we had to dance it as a single five-couple set. Hamilton House Q. How should the dancing couples finish the last turn of the dance?

They remain in the middle where they now join right hands with their own partner. Correct wording is: Bars 1st, 2nd and 3rd couple set twice. Where are the dancing couple at the end of bar 16 - clarification of what is meant by "middle of the set". In the middle of the set at the top or in their original places?


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Bon Accord book of Scottish country dances book

Correct wording is: Bars 1st, 2nd and 3rd couple set twice. Charmer, The Q. Bars 1st couple turn each other; is this right hands or both hands? Bars Do we set and turn both first and second corners, or is it just first corners?

The 1st couple both dance Bars starting from the men's side, and 1st man, starting one place higher up, sort of hangs back while 1st woman catches up, and they arrive at the top, nearer hands often joined, level with first place. No liability can be accepted if a dance is cancelled or if the information turns out to be incorrect.

Bars 1st man and 2nd woman, giving both hands, turn one and three quarter times to finish in each other's original places.

The most successful teams over the years have been the Old Firm : Rangers and Celtic. Similarly in barsfor the second corners. Hamilton Rant, The Q. Often the names of the tunes acknowledge the patronage these musicians secured. It includes a sound file and we encourage you to listen.

The consensus of opinion seems to be that as long as she is not outside the confines of the set and does not begin to cast up until the beginning of the next phrase this would be acceptable.

The instructions in the latest edition of the A5 Booklet are: Bars 1s and 2nd couples dance a double figure of eight. As a result of this key role in the development of the sport Scotland is one of only four countries to have a permanent representative on the IFAB; the other four representatives being appointed for set periods by FIFA.

But that is not said explicitly. The Manual versionpage 5. Bars At the end of the first half right and left, does 1st woman need a polite turn? Could you please advise how this is best achieved?

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Bars This dance ends with a three-couple knot and at the beginning of the third, fifth and seventh times through the 4th couple is needed immediately to begin the half turns and reels of three on the sidelines.

Bars Are these simple three quarter turns, then letting go both hands to dance towards next person? The combined Miscellany used the standardised practise of having the 2nd couple step up immediately as the 1st couple cast. The key to everything is that it MUST be a six-bar reel of four every time.

This could be a result of the use of the phrase "curve into place" without qualification. All of these are represented in the repertoire of Scottish Country Dances and you can find out more on each style below. Bar 1st and 2nd couples change to left hands across.

The tune is taken from the song which according to Robert Burns the original words for this song were mostly written by Robert Fergusson'in one of his merry humours'.

There was a note in the original Manualbut this was not carried forward into the Manual. With Rangers having won more major trophies than any other team in professional football.

This last instruction is in line with the most recently published compilation of Books ; however, some dancers will have been advised to follow an older rule that when turning, unless specifically stated, in quick time skip change use one hand, in strathspey travelling step use two.

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