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Dances Taught on Sundays 2014

Page history last edited by Nancy McClements 4 years, 11 months ago

December 21

xx dancers

Teaching by Janice & Kate

Holiday theme!

  • Pint o' Ale is Fain
  • Snow Flurries
  • The Christmas Tree
  • Scott Meilke
  • No L's Strathspey
  • Bratach Bana
  • Sauchie Haugh
  • Mrs. Stewart's Jig 

 

December 13

Winter Dance Party

Program

(no dancing on Sunday 12/14/14)

 

December 7

23 dancers including three returning new dancers and two visitors.

Teaching by Chuck & Lynn

  • Light and Airy
  • J. B. Milne
  • Fair Donald
  • Pint O' Ale is Fain
  • Seann Triubhas Willichan
  • Twelvesome Reel 

 

November 30, St. Andrews Day

19 dancers including one beginning (first dance only)

Teaching by Janice & Nancy

  • St. Andrews Fair
  • Diamond Jubilee
  • Craven Twelvesome Reel
  • Twelvesome Reel
  • Mrs. Stewart's Jig 
  • St. Andrews Castle
  • Neidpath Castle
  • De'il Amang the Tailors 

 

November 23

19 dancers including one who hasn't been around in a bit, Lois, and one who hasn't been here in 12+ years, Donalea!

Teaching by Janice & Nancy

  • Highland Rambler
  • The Highlandman Kissed His Mother
  • Seann Tribhaus Willichan
  • The Magic of Summerschool
  •  Neidpath Castle
  • J B Milne

 

November 16

20 dancers including Clelia(!) and two newcomers

Teaching by Chuck & Nancy

  • Terrace Loggers' Jig
  • Fair Donald
  • Hebridean Weaving Lilt
  • De'il Amang the Tailors
  • Kelso Races
  • The Expert Dancer
  • Mairi's Wedding 

 

November 9

19 dancers

Teaching by visiting teacher Todd McCall & Nancy

  • Kelso Races
  • Hebridean Weaving Lilt
  • Miss Betty Boyle's Reel
  • Hudson Landing
  • Hamilton Rant
  • Seann Truibhas Willichan
  • Irish Rover 

 

November 2

14 dancers

Teaching by Lynn and Kate

  • Waratah Weaver
  • The De'il Amang the Tailors
  • Miss Betty Boyle's Reel
  • JB Milne
  • Neidpath Castle
  • Mrs. Stewart's Jig
  • The Wind on Loch Fyne
  • Change Your Socks and Slippers Faster (by Phyllis)

 

October 26

11 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Chuck

Formations:  Set to & turn corners; Espagnole

  • Kelso Races
  • Highlandman Kissed His Mother 
  • City of Belfast
  • Alan J Smith
  • The Tri-Mariner
  • De'il Amang the Tailors

 

October 19

14 dancers, all experienced

Teaching by Lynn & Chuck

  • The White Cockade
  • Ellie's Jig
  • The Clansman
  • Wind on Loch Fyne
  • Salute to Sister Dorcas
  • Magic of Summer School
  • Altshellach

 

October 12

Laura Gladstone Night!

18 dancers, all experienced

Teaching by Lynn & Nancy

  • Lady Wynd
  • Australian Ladies
  • 4 Ducks in a Row
  • Adieu Mon Ami(e)
  • Reel of the 51st Division
  • Laura's Gaun tae MIT (by Mike Briggs)
  • Mairi's Wedding 

 

October 5

12 dancers, with Nancy's parents

Teaching by Janice and Kate

  • Le Papillon
  • A Capital Jig
  • The Riverside
  • Barney Duffy's Jig
  • Bridge of Nairn
  • Catch the Wind
  • Hunter's Moon
  • Laura's Gaun Tae M.I.T. 

 

September 28

15 dancers

Teaching by Janice and Kate

  • Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel
  • The Crummy Reel
  • The WInd on Loch Fyne
  • Barney Duffy's Jig
  • St. Andrew Salute
  • Knight's Heys
  • Laura's Gaun Tae M.I.T.
  •  

September 21

12 dancers?

Teaching by Lynn and Janice

Formations: tournee and tourbillion

  • Riverside
  • Ellie's Jig
  • Alltshellach
  • Spirit of the Dance
  • O My America
  • Hunter's Moon
  • Mrs. Garthland's Strathspey

 

September 14

11 dancers

Teaching by Nancy and Janice

  • Montgomery's Rant
  • Lady Wynd
  • The Clansman
  • Salute to Sister Dorcas 
  • Bridge of Nairn
  • Hunter's Moon
  • Rougemont Castle 

 

September 7

14 dancers

Teaching by Lynn and Kate

  • Black Mountain Reel
  • Joie de Vivre
  • Bridge of Nairn
  • Four Ducks in a Row
  • A Capital Jig
  • Earl of Northampton
  • Reel of the Royal Scots 

 

August 31

20 dancers

Led by Janice & Nancy

  • The White Cockade
  • Mrs. Garthland's Strathspey
  • Emmett's Chase 
  • Change Your Socks & Slippers Faster (by Phyllis!)
  • Catch the Wind 
  • 1314
  • Mairi's Wedding 

 

August 24 - Ice Cream Social

15 dancers, including visiting Andy McCracken!

Led by Chuck & Lynn

  • De'il Amang the Tailors 
  • Reel of the Royal Scots
  • The Sailor
  • The Happy Meeting 
  • St. Andrew's Fair
  • Joie de Vivre
  • Rakes of Glasgow
  • Adieu Mon Ami 
  • Minister on the Loch
  • Mairi's Wedding
  • Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder

 

August 17

17 dancers, including 2 new dancers, Sunni & Jay

Anusha's last night

Teaching by Nancy & Lynn

  • Riverside
  • The Honeymoon
  • The Ferryboat
  • Lady Glasgow
  • Bees of Maggieknockater
  • Reel of the Royal Scots
  • Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder

 

August 10

17 dancers, including the last night for Byron

Teaching by Kate and Lynn

Figures:   diamond pousette

  • Joie de Vivre
  • Brechin Lassies
  • Asilomar Romantic
  • Shiftin' Bobbins
  • The Happy Meeting
  • Pelorus Jack
  • Change Your Shoes Faster

 

August 3

16 dancers, 25+ observers!!!

Teaching by Nancy and Chuck 

Figures:  pousette & diamond pousette

  • Soldier's Joy
  • The Happy Meeting
  • Camp of Pleasure
  • The Sailor
  • Asilomar Romantic
  • Change Your Shoes Faster

 

July 27

19 dancers, new couple CoCo and Peng (sp?) and their cute baby

Teaching by Chuck and Kate

  • The Tabby Cat
  • Ha Ha the Wooin' o' it
  • The Rakes of Glasgow
  • Deil Amang the Tailors
  • Airyhall Delight
  • Asilomar Romantic
  • Mairi's Wedding

 

July 20

15 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Lynn

Figures: reels of 3

  • The Ferryboat
  • Three is the Charm
  • The Sailor
  • Aideu Mon Ami
  • Budapest Birl
  • One O'Clock Canon
  • Bob Campbell 

 

July 13

18 dancers, including one first time dancer and 3 other new dancers

Teaching by Kate & Nancy

Figures: rights & lefts

  • Loch Ness Monster
  • Jenny Dang the Weaver
  • St. Andrews Fair
  • Ceilidh Madness
  • Pinewoods Reel
  • Braes of Breadalbane
  • Reel of the 51st Division 

 

July 6

16 dancers, including one new dancer Sue Pastor

Teaching by Lynn

  • Tam O'Shanter
  • Highland Fair
  • J.B. Milne
  • The Honeymoon
  • Lady Glasgow
  • One O'Clock Canon
  • Seann Truibhas Willichan
  • Mary Hamilton 

 

June 29

12 dancers

Teaching by Kate with Chuck as music finder

The computer is working!

  • Machine Without Horses
  • Flowers of Edinburgh
  • Jimmy's Fancy
  • Pint o' Ale is Fain
  • Postie's Jig
  • Mairi's Wedding
  • One O'Clock Canon project part 1 (learned 64 bars without next couple starting; danced 64x4)

 

June 22

~12 dancers

Commonwealth Ceilidh!

Teaching by Nancy and Kate

  • The Gay Gordon's
  • Virginia Reel
  • Postie's Jig
  • Highland Rambler
  • Sarona (in memory of John Drewry)
  • Canadian Barn Dance
  • Radical Road

 

June 15

10 dancers, including 2 beginners, Irene & Anusha

Teaching by Nancy

  • The Ox
  • The Flying Scotsman 
  • Highland Rambler 
  • Rest & Be Thankful
  • De'il Amang the Tailors
  • Hudson Landing
  • Postie's Jig
  • Mary Hamilton 

 

May 18

19 dancers

Teaching by Lynn and Kate

  • Jubilee Jig
  • Anniversary Reel
  • Delvine Side
  • Mrs. MacPherson of Inveran
  • Road to Mallaig
  • Starry Eyed Lassie
  • Queen City Salute
  • The Gentleman

 

May 11

13 dancers

Teaching by Janice and Lynn

  • Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel
  • Round Reel of Eight
  • The Bramble Bush
  • Stuttgart Strathspey
  • Best Set in the Hall
  • Linnea's Strathspey
  • The Zoologist

 

May 4

13 dancers

Teaching by Janice and Kate

  • Whistler's Jig
  • The Peat Road
  • The Silver Tassie
  • The Zoologist
  • Swiss Lassie
  • The Chequered Court

 

April 27

11 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Janice

  • River Cree
  • Crom Allt
  • Dunsmuir Strathspey
  • Montgomeries' Rant
  • Hana
  • Bonnie Stronshiray
  • Rest and Be Thankful  

 

April 20

12 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Lynn

  • Postie's Jig
  • Trip to Bavaria
  • Gang the Same Gate
  • The Laird of Milton's Daughter
  • The Chequered Court
  • Simon Brodie
  • The Spiffin 

 

April 13

12 dancers

Teaching by Kate & Lynn

  • Waltzing to Iowa
  • Kelso Races
  • St. Andrew's Fair
  • Hana
  • J.B. Milne
  • EH3 7AF
  • The Wind on Loch Fyne

 

April 6

17 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Lynn

  • Light and Airy
  • MacDonald of the Isles
  • Not I
  • Machine without Wheels
  • Barbara's Strathspey
  • Hunter's Moon
  • The Spiffin' 

 

March 30

No Dancing - Ball Weekend

 

March 23

24 dancers

Teaching by Kate & Chuck

  • Seann Truibhas Willichan
  • The Peat Road
  • The Duchess Tree 
  • Argyll Strathspey
  • Lady Susan Stewart's Reel
  • The Three Sisters
  • The Duke of Perth
  • Tribute to the Borders

 

March 16

n dancers

Teaching by Janice & Lynn

  • St Andrew's Fair
  •  

 

 March 9

22 dancers

Teaching by Kate & Nancy

  • Dashing White Sergeant
  • Mary Erskine
  • The Peat Road
  • The Three Sisters
  • Soldier's Joy
  • Mary Hamilton
  • Change Your Shoes Faster 

 

March 2

16 dancers

Teaching by Chuck & Lynn

  • St. Andrews Fair
  • Gramachie
  • Duke of Perth
  • Roaring Jelly
  • Argyll Strathspey
  • Tribute to the Borders
  • Seann Truibhaus Willichan
  • Reel of the Royal Scots 

 

February 23

13 dancers

Teaching by Kate & Lynn

  • Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel 
  • The Soldier's Joy
  • The Duchess Tree
  • The Laird of Milton's Daughter
  • The Three Sisters
  • Reel of the Royal Scots
  • Mary Hamilton
  • Machine without Horses 

 

February 16

13 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Janice

  • The Soldier's Joy
  • Gramachie
  • Lady Susan Stewart's Reel
  • Uncle Isaac
  • Three Sisters
  • Change Your Shoes Faster
  • The Peat Road

 

February 9

16 dancers

Teaching by Chuck & Janice

Formations:  tournee & bourell

  • Dashing White Sergeant
  • Tribute to the Borders
  • Roaring Jelly
  • Argyll Strathspey
  • The Peat Road
  • The Duchess Tree
  • Hudson Landing

 

February 2

16 dancers

Teaching by Nancy & Lynn

One new dancer, Valeria

  • St. Andrews Fair
  • Lady Susan Stewart's Reel
  • Three Sisters
  • Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel
  • Hudson Landing
  • Seann Truibhaus Willichan

 

January 26

Burns Night

18 dancers

  • Wee Willie's Jig 
  • Corn Rigs
  • Over the Water to Charlie 
  • Lea Rig
  • Cauld Kail
  • Rigs of Corn 

 

January 19

Teaching by Lynn & Kate

20 dancers

  • Strip the Willow
  • Machine Without Horses
  • Jessie's Hornpipe
  • Cauld Kail
  • Laird of Milton's Daughter
  • Minister on the Loch
  • Hamilton Rant
  • Mary Hamilton

 

January 12

Teaching by Nancy & Kate

18 dancers

  • Berwick Johnnie
  • The Duke of Perth
  • Aging Gracefully
  • Rover's Rant
  • The Irish Rover
  • The Lea Rig

 

January 5

Teaching by Lynn & Nancy

15 dancers, with Eric Borchert returning after 8 years! 

  • Roaring Jelly
  • Lea Rig
  • Irish Rover
  • James Gray
  • Linnea's Strathspey 

 

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