Dances Taught on Sunday 2012


December 16, 2012

Teaching by Chuck and Lynn

Reviewing dances for Chicago Ball

10 dancers including Joshua from Austin TX who joined us a few times last summer

 

December 2, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Kate

Reviewing dances for December party

12-16 dancers, mixed levels

November 25, 2012

Teaching by Nancy and Kate

12 dancers, all experienced

 

November 18, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Lynn

11 dancers, mostly experienced

 

November 11, 2012

Teaching by Chuck and Kate

12 dancers, mixed level

 

November 4, 2012

Teaching by Lynn & Janice

12 experienced dancers

 

October 28, 2012

Teaching by Nancy and Kate

8 experienced dancers

 

October 21, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Nancy

10 experienced dancers, including two we haven't seen in ages, Carl & Lois

 

October 14, 2012

Teaching by Kate and Lynn

14 dancers, including 2 visitors from Sarasota FL and 2 beginners

Figures: Promenade, Pousette in 4 bars

 

October 7, 2012

Teaching by Nancy and Chuck

7 dancers

Fiddle music by Ann Sayner

 

 

September 30, 2012

Teaching by Janice & Lynn

14 dancers, including Niccole & Robert and NY visitor Lorrie 

Steps: strathspey traveling and setting

Formations: Pousette and Slip Knot

 

September 23, 2012

Teaching by

Nancy and Janice

12 dancers, including new couple Niccole and Robert 

Steps: Quick time travelling step

Formations: Reel of 3; Interlocking reel of 4

 

September 16, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Lynn

 

September 9, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Kate

12 dancers

Formation: 2-couple allemande

 

September 2, 2012

Teaching by Chuck and Nancy

20 dancers including 3 new dancers: Peggy, David & Bryce (Highland & Irish)

Formations: Ladies' chain review & crossover mirror reel review

 

August 26, 2012

Teaching by Nancy and Janice

12 dancers including 5 new dancers: Chelsea, Will, Bobbie, Josie & Dana

Formations: allemande, reel of 4, hands across, circle

Steps--Quicktime:  slipstep, setting, set advancing

Steps--Strathspey travelling

 

August 19, 2012 - Ice Cream Social

Teaching by Kate and Lynn

12? dancers & 4 non-dancers

Formations: reviewed Ladies' Chain & Grand Chain

 

August 12, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Kate

14 dancers, new dancer (Irish, Highland dancer) Bryce

Formations: reviewed Ladies' Chain, taught Grand Chain

 

August 5, 2012

Teaching by Chuck & Nancy

10 dancers, including new Irish ceilidh/set dancer Kathleen

Formation: Ladies' Chain

 

July 29, 2012

Teaching by Nancy & Janice

9 dancers

Formations:  Mirror Reels, the Knot

 

July 22, 2012

Teaching by Chuck & Lynn

12 dancers

 

July 15, 2012

Teaching by Norma

9 dancers

Taught pas-de-bas 

 

July 8, 2012

7 dancers

Welcome new dancers, Agnes and Wayne

Taught rights and lefts and basic quick time and strathspey steps

 

July 1, 2012

Social and AGM

14 dancers plus injured dancers and friends

 

request for next time: Falls of Rogie

 

June 24, 2012

Teaching by Kate and Chuck

9 dancers

 

June 17, 2012

Teaching by Lynn

6 dancers

 

 

June 10, 2012

Teaching by Lynn and Kate

12 experienced dancers

Steps: Pas de basque

Formations: Petronella turn, dance to each corner and set (Scottish fire drill)

 

June 3, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Kate

9 experienced dancers

Steps: Strathspey setting into traveling

Formations: Tourbillon 

 

May 27, 2012

Teaching by Chuck and Nancy

7 experienced dancers

 

May 20, 2012

No dancing - Midwest Scottish Weekend

 

May 13, 2012

Teaching by Chuck & Janice

13 dancers, including newcomer Dennis

 

May 6, 2012

Teaching by Kate & Nancy

10 dancers

 

April 29, 2012

Teaching by Nancy & Kate

11 dancers

 

April 22, 2012

Teaching by Lynn & Nancy

12 dancers

 

April 15, 2012

Teaching by Kate

10 dancers

 

April 8, 2012

Teaching by Lynn & Nancy

8 experienced dancers

 

April 1, 2012

Teaching by Chuck & Kate

17 dancers, including 2 from a meetup and Ross Urven with fiance Heather

 

March 18, 2012 

Teaching by Kate & Lynn

17 dancers

 

March 11, 2012 

Teaching by Chuck and Nancy

16 dancers

 

March 4, 2012 

Teaching by Chuck and Nancy

16 dancers, including 3 new dancers--Lauren, Tamara & Sam

 

February 26, 2012 

Teaching by Kate and Lynn

11 dancers, including Jo from Iowa

 

February 19, 2012 

Teaching by Kate and Nancy

9 dancers

 

February 12, 2012 - Darwin Day

Teaching by Chuck and Lynn

14 dancers, including 5 new 

 

February 5, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Nancy

18 dancers.  Welcome Marian, Karen & A.G.!  Welcome back Susanna, Phyllis & Kristi! 

 

January 29, 2012

Teaching by Janice and Kate

11 dancers, including Victor. Welcome, Susanna and Phyllis!

 

January 22, 2012 - Celebrating the birthday of Robert  Burns

Teaching by Lynn & Nancy

10 dancers, including Victor from "up north"

 

January 15, 2012 

Teaching by Janice & Lynn

10 dancers, including new dancer Kristi.  Demo practice preceded the class, so 6 of the dancers had already danced 4 more dances than listed here.

 

January 8, 2012 

Teaching by Kate & Nancy

10 dancers, including two new dancers Kristi & Matt (uncle is Robert Burns!) and Lois! Plus more men than women :-)

 

January 1, 2012 (Party)

Teaching by Lynn & Janice

15 dancers, including two new dancers Erica & Julie