Dance Das Jahrzehnt 12790

Also known as “The Decade”, “Das Jahrzent”.

Jig · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Robb Quint (2004)
Intensity
10 10 0 9 9 0 10 10 10 10 10 10 = 81% (1 turn), 61% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music
Extra info
The "Spelling Alias" "Jahrzent, Das ...

The "Spelling Alias" "Jahrzent, Das" has been made only because this erroneous spelling has been used for a long time both on DanceData and in Eric's cribs. It is not an official alias.

10 bar phrases.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Charlie Jemmett and His Band An Evening of Scottish Country Dancing LP 6 J40 80:00 0.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Colin Dewar and his Scottish Dance Band Special Requests Volume 4 CD+ 10 J40 64:18 34.4 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife David Cunningham and his Scottish Dance Band All Set CD+ 10 J40 64:20 34.7 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife The Deirdre Adamson Quartet Come More Scottish Country Dancing CD+ 11 J40 85:40 34.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/The Fiddling Mathematician/Decadance/The Doctor's Dilemma
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Frank Reid and his Band Something Else LP+ 2 J40 80:00 0.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/The Lothian Lassie/Decadance
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Lothian Scottish Dance Band In Strict Tempo LP+ 4 J40 42:59 35.8 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Peter White and his Scottish Dance Band Caller Herrin' and seven other SCD/Foss CD+ 11 J40 85:14 31.4 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper of Fife Alan Gardiner and his Scottish Dance Band A True Reflection CD 11 J40 42:45 33.0 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper of Fife David South and his Scottish Dance Band Kardinia Capers CD+ 5 J40 85:57 35.7 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window/The Metric Jig

Das Jahrzehnt 3/4L · J40

1–10
1c+2c set, pivoting R to face out | chase clw 1 place in square | change places on sidelines | chase clw 2 places in square {4} (1W & 2M now in exchanged places)
11–20
1c+2c R&L, starting across {8}| 1W+2M change places RH (1,2,3)
21–30
1c+2c+3c S&Link twice {8} | 3c Cross RH while{2} 2c+1c ½ RHA (3,1,2)
31–40
»Red House« Reels on opposite sides (2c+3c start Rsh, while 1W enters Lsh to 3M and 1M Lsh to 2W) {8} | 1c cross RH and 2c+3c exchange places up/dn (2,1,3)

Das Jahrzehnt 3/4L · J40

1-10
1s+2s Set & Rotate :
Set, rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides (order 2 1),
then dance on clockwise 1 more place
11-20
1s+2s dance full R&L & then 2M+1L change places RH. 1 2 3
21-30
1s+2s+3s Set+Link for 3 couples twice, 3s cross RH while 2s+1s dance RH across 1/2 way. 3 1 2
31-40
1s dance reels (8 bar) of 3 on opp sides (1L gives LSh to 3M at top as 1M LSh to 2L), 1s cross RH while 2s+3s continue reel to change pls. 2 1 3

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