Glenview Scottish Country Dancers

Scottish Country Dancing in Toronto since 1979

Glenview Program, April 17th 2019

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IT’S ALL RIGHT  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)                                                       E See  2nd Bk Graded SCDs

 1- 8     1s+2s+3set & cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way

 9-16    3s+2s+1s repeat back to places

17-24   1s lead down the middle & back

25-32   1s set & cross RH, 1s cast 1 place & cross RH

 

THE PAIR OF JEANS (R8X32) 3C (4C set)                                       Roy Goldring, Auld Friends Meet

1-8       Reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s cross down to begin), end 1s and 3s face up and down

9-16     1s and 3s dance rights and lefts, 1s end on opposite sides facing out

17-24   1s + 2s ¾ double figure of 8 (1s cast as 2s cross up to begin), 1s turn LH ½ way to end in centre, side by side, M facing 2s, L facing 3s, left hand joined

25-32   All set, all set to partner; all set, 1L facing 3s, 1M facing 3s, turn RH to 2nd place

 

SALUTE TO THE BORDERS  (S8x32)  3C (4C set)                               Ann Dix  Three Hands Across

 1- 8     1s set & turn RH, 1s lead down between 3s & cast up to 2nd place

 9-16    1s dance Diag R&L.  (3)1(2)

17-24   1s Set+Link for 3 twice.  2(1)3

25-32   1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, all turn 2H

 

TEDDYBEARS PICNIC (J4x32) 4C (4C set)                                                                      Sven Leyffer

1-8       All set, ½ turn RH and chase clockwise ½ way

9-16     Repeat ½ turning LH and chasing anticlockwise ½ way

17-24   1s slip step down, slip step back up and cast to 4th place

25-32   All circle 8H round and back

 

MAPLE LEAF RANT  (R8x40) 3C(4Cset)

 1- 8     1s cross RH & cast, cross LH & cast - Lady up & Man down (end LH to partner & RH to 1st corners)

 9-16    1s Bal-in-Line with 1st corners, 1/4 turn & balance with 2nd corners, balance with 3rd corners & balance with 4th corners

17-24   1s dance reels of 3 on opp sides giving LSh to 2nd corner (end facing 1st corner)

25-32   1s dance diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners (end in centre facing up with Lady on left)

33-40   1s lead up & cross to dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides (2s dance out & down to start)

 

MY ONLY JO & DEARIE, O  (S8x32)  3C (4C set)                                Thomas Wilson  RSCDS Bk 21

 1- 8     1L followed by 2L+3L dance across, cast down behind Men & dance up own side to places

 9-16    Men repeat above Fig (Bars 1- 8)

17-24   1s+2s Promenade

25-32   1s+3s dance Diamond Poussette 1s ending in 2nd place (2s step up 25-26)

 

WHIGMALEERIES  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)                                                                     D Ivory  Imperial 2

 1- 8     1s set advancing & turn individually, slip step down below 3s & cast up to 2nd place

 9-16    1M dances RH across with 3s & 1L with 2s, 1s dance round 2nd corners LSh to end in prom hold facing 3L

17-24   1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 across with 3s, separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in prom hold with ptnr facing 3L (in 1M place)

25-32   1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s (in 1st place), separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in 2nd place own side

 9-16            1s+2s turn on sides 1.1/2 times (Men RH & Ladies LH0, 1s dance between 3s & cast up to 2nd place on own sides

17-24            1s+1st corners Adv+Ret, 1s+1st corners turn RH

25-32            1s+2nd corners Adv+Ret, 1s+2nd corners turn LH

 

LAST EXIT TO SOQUEL (J8x32) 3C (4C set)                       Paula Jacobson

1 -8             Giving right shoulder to 2s, 1s dance parallel figures of eight on own sides, finishing

            1M facing in, 1L facing out

9-16            1s, 2s & 3s dance parallel reels of 3 on own sides, 1s giving Rsh to 2s to start, finishing 1s facing in,

17-24            1s lead down and back

25-32            1s & 2s pousette

 

KILKENNY CASTLE  (S8x32) 3C (4C set)            B Forbes  Craigievar Bk 2

 1- 8            1s+2s set, 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance in to meet partner & face down, 1s turn 3s with nearer hand to face up

 9-16            1s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s dancing in & up between 2s to start)

17-24            1s petronella turn to middle as 2L+3L & 2M+3M change pl RH, set in lines across, 1s petronella turn to sides as 2s+3s cross RH & set on sides

25-32            1s dance Diag R&L (1M crossing down & 1L crossing up)

 

THE SUMMER ASSEMBLY  (R88)  Sq.Set            R Goldring  RSCDS Bk 35

 1-16            All turn RH & Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise & all set to new partners, turn new prtnrs RH, Ladies dance on 1 pl (pass RSh) & set to new prtnrs

17-32            Repeat bars 1-16 but all turn LH & Men dancing on anticlockwise (pass LSh)

33-48            1s+3s dance RH across then 1M & 3M followed by ptnrs dance cl'wise round outside of set back to original places 2nd & 4th couples repeat

49-56            All Ladies dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

57-64            All Men dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

65-80            1s+3s change places (3s making an arch) & set, repeat back to places with 1s making the arch, 2nd & 4th repeat

81-88            All circle 8H round & back

 

QUARRIES' JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)                K 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

 

SAINT JOHN RIVER  (S4x32)  4C set            P Edwards  Centennial Coll

 1- 8            1L followed by partner casts 1 place, crosses, casts down behind 3rd Man, crosses, casts behind 4th Lady & 1L crosses to 4th place opposite sides

 9-16            1s dance up 1 place under 4s arch, turn 2H 1.1/2 times, dance up under 2s arch to original places

17-24            1s followed by 2s+3s+4s lead down the middle (2s+3s dance up set before leading down & 4s dance up only) & back to places

25-32            All dance DoSiDo with partners, 1s change places on sides with 2s RH, with 3s LH & 4s with RH

 

CADGERS IN THE CANONGATE  (R8x48)  3C (4C set)          Walsh  RSCDS Bk 9

 1- 8            1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M crosses to give RSh to 2L & 1L crosses down giving LSh to 3M)

 9-16            1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1L crosses to give RSh to 2L & 1M crosses down giving LSh to 3M)

17-24            1s set to 2L, set facing down, set to 2M & back to places

25-32            1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH back to places

33-40            1s cross RH, cast 1 place & turn LH 1.1/2 times to own sides

41-48            2s+1s dance R&L

 

REEL OF THE 51ST DIVISION  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)      Atkinson  RSCDS Bk 13

 1- 8            1s set & cast below 3s, lead up to face 1st corners

 9-16            1s set & turn 1st corners RH to balance in diagonal line, set & 1s turn LH to face 2nd corners

17-24            1s set & turn 2nd corners RH to Bal-in-Line, set & 1s turn LH to 2nd place own sides

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

 1- 8            1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (in & down to start)

 9-16            1s+2s turn on sides 1.1/2 times (Men RH & Ladies LH0, 1s dance between 3s & cast up to 2nd place on own sides

17-24            1s+1st corners Adv+Ret, 1s+1st corners turn RH

25-32            1s+2nd corners Adv+Ret, 1s+2nd corners turn LH

 

LAST EXIT TO SOQUEL (J8x32) 3C (4C set)                       Paula Jacobson

1 -8             Giving right shoulder to 2s, 1s dance parallel figures of eight on own sides, finishing

            1M facing in, 1L facing out

9-16            1s, 2s & 3s dance parallel reels of 3 on own sides, 1s giving Rsh to 2s to start, finishing 1s facing in,

17-24            1s lead down and back

25-32            1s & 2s pousette

 

KILKENNY CASTLE  (S8x32) 3C (4C set)            B Forbes  Craigievar Bk 2

 1- 8            1s+2s set, 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance in to meet partner & face down, 1s turn 3s with nearer hand to face up

 9-16            1s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s dancing in & up between 2s to start)

17-24            1s petronella turn to middle as 2L+3L & 2M+3M change pl RH, set in lines across, 1s petronella turn to sides as 2s+3s cross RH & set on sides

25-32            1s dance Diag R&L (1M crossing down & 1L crossing up)

 

THE SUMMER ASSEMBLY  (R88)  Sq.Set            R Goldring  RSCDS Bk 35

 1-16            All turn RH & Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise & all set to new partners, turn new prtnrs RH, Ladies dance on 1 pl (pass RSh) & set to new prtnrs

17-32            Repeat bars 1-16 but all turn LH & Men dancing on anticlockwise (pass LSh)

33-48            1s+3s dance RH across then 1M & 3M followed by ptnrs dance cl'wise round outside of set back to original places 2nd & 4th couples repeat

49-56            All Ladies dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

57-64            All Men dance Figs of 8 round their partners & corners (start by passing in front of partners)

65-80            1s+3s change places (3s making an arch) & set, repeat back to places with 1s making the arch, 2nd & 4th repeat

81-88            All circle 8H round & back

 

QUARRIES' JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)                K 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

 

SAINT JOHN RIVER  (S4x32)  4C set            P Edwards  Centennial Coll

 1- 8            1L followed by partner casts 1 place, crosses, casts down behind 3rd Man, crosses, casts behind 4th Lady & 1L crosses to 4th place opposite sides

 9-16            1s dance up 1 place under 4s arch, turn 2H 1.1/2 times, dance up under 2s arch to original places

17-24            1s followed by 2s+3s+4s lead down the middle (2s+3s dance up set before leading down & 4s dance up only) & back to places

25-32            All dance DoSiDo with partners, 1s change places on sides with 2s RH, with 3s LH & 4s with RH

 

CADGERS IN THE CANONGATE  (R8x48)  3C (4C set)          Walsh  RSCDS Bk 9

 1- 8            1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M crosses to give RSh to 2L & 1L crosses down giving LSh to 3M)

 9-16            1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1L crosses to give RSh to 2L & 1M crosses down giving LSh to 3M)

17-24            1s set to 2L, set facing down, set to 2M & back to places

25-32            1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH back to places

33-40            1s cross RH, cast 1 place & turn LH 1.1/2 times to own sides

41-48            2s+1s dance R&L

 

REEL OF THE 51ST DIVISION  (R8x32)  3C (4C set)      Atkinson  RSCDS Bk 13

 1- 8            1s set & cast below 3s, lead up to face 1st corners

 9-16            1s set & turn 1st corners RH to balance in diagonal line, set & 1s turn LH to face 2nd corners

17-24            1s set & turn 2nd corners RH to Bal-in-Line, set & 1s turn LH to 2nd place own sides

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