Dance The Cooper's Wife 1330

See also: The Cooper's Wife (3/4L, Will: Bridge of Earn)

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

Devised by
John W Mitchell
Intensity
10 0 0 10 4 4 10 4 4 10 4 4 = 53% (1 turn), 40% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info

10 bar phrases

10 bar phrases

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
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 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 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
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 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 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 Cooper's Wife 3/4L · J40

1-10
1c cast off one | full Fig8 around 2c & face 1cnrs (2c up [9-10]
11-20
1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c dance ½ way clw round the set while{4} 1cnr turn LH 1½ | 1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c turn LH ¾ to face 2cnrs. (Corners' Chain)
21-30
1c & 2cnrs repeat 11-20. 1c face 3cnr position.
31-40
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs & pass Lsh to face 4cnr pos ; 1c ½Reel4 with 2cnrs | 1c turn LH to 2pl, facing out to repeat (2,1,3)

After 2nd turn the old 1c casts to 4pl on the new [1-2]

The Cooper's Wife 3/4L · J40

1-10
1s cast to 2nd place, dance full Fig of 8 round 2s & end facing 1st corners
11-20
1s 1/2 turn corners RH, corners turn LH 1.1/2 times in middle as 1s chase cl'wise to opp crnr & 1/2 turn crnr RH, 1s turn ptnr LH to face 2nd crnr
21-30
1s repeat with 2nd corners end facing 3rd corners (1st corner person)
31-40
1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 3rd corners, 1/2 diagonal reel with 4th corners & 1s turn LH to 2nd place own side

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: March 6, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Sept. 9, 2012, 3:44 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

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Dark Arts 090117 2017-08-28 Chris Ronald Aug. 29, 2017, 1:56 a.m.
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40th Frankfurt Spring Ball 2008 2008-04-19 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 24, 2014, 6:14 p.m.
Northwich Highland Ball 2014 Andrew Locke Jan. 27, 2014, 12:46 a.m.
RSCDS Birmingham New Year Social January 2014 Nicola Scott Jan. 3, 2014, 11:03 a.m.
Lucy Clark Scottish Country Dance Club - Charity Dance 28 March 2015 2015-03-28 Stuart Kreloff March 16, 2015, 10:18 a.m.
Richmond Caledonian Summer Dance to Ian and Judith Muir 6.30-10.30 in Teddington TW119HF 2016-07-09 Matthew Goulden June 5, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
17 05 20 Horsham 2017-05-20 Chris Pratt Jan. 12, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
PW 2017 Friday Morning Social - Sue Ronald Sue Ronald July 17, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
2015-08-05 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2015-08-05 Truus de Ceuster May 27, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Ball programme Schiehallion Roosendaal 2-3-2013 2013-03-02 Truus de Ceuster Jan. 6, 2013, 9:13 p.m.
Zurich SCDC St Andrews Night Ball 2015-11-28 Sept. 28, 2015, 12:35 p.m.
151128 Zurich St Andrew's Night Ball 2015-11-29 Martina Mueller-Franz April 2, 2015, 4:38 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch March 31st 2016 2016-03-31 Sue Ronald March 29, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Ball 2013 Andrew Locke Dec. 9, 2012, 10:50 p.m.
London_RichmondCaledonian_with_JimCook 2016-11-02 Matthew Goulden Nov. 1, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
Cheltenham Dance 15 Sep Chester Andrew Locke Sept. 1, 2014, 1:45 p.m.
Munich Social 26 May 2012 2012-05-26 Anselm Lingnau May 14, 2012, 8:56 p.m.
RSCDS Manchester Branch - Annual Dance 2017 2017-05-20 Helen Freer July 29, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
Ox-Cam HB 2017-03-04 Jan. 1, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Laurencekirk Dance, Mearns Academy, 18th November 2017, 7:30 -11:00 p.m. 2017-11-18 Brian Anderson April 29, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch February 19th 2015 Sue Ronald Feb. 16, 2015, 8:03 p.m.
14 12 13 Brighton & Hove 2014-12-13 Chris Pratt Sept. 23, 2014, 6:59 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 17th June 2017 2017-06-17 Janet Brayson Feb. 4, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Nantwich Ball with Lindsay Weir - Sat 21 March 2015 2015-03-21 Christine Grove July 25, 2014, 11:37 a.m.
Sandon Scottish Country Dance Club Autumn Dance 25 Oct 2014 2014-10-25 David Ambrose Sept. 18, 2014, 12:24 a.m.
16 05 21 Horsham 2016-05-21 Chris Pratt Dec. 6, 2015, 6:01 p.m.
Abingdon SCDC 2016 Ball Programme 2016-05-14 Dave Fielding May 2, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Oxford and Cambridge Highland Ball 2017 - 04 March 2017 2017-03-04 Stuart Kreloff March 3, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
14 11 22 Brighton & Hove Scottish Assn 2014-11-22 Chris Pratt Nov. 9, 2014, 1:50 p.m.
Richmond Caledonian Society Summer Dance 2017 - 08 July 2017 2017-07-08 Stuart Kreloff June 27, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
Newbury 2013-11-16 Annual Dance 2013-11-16 David McQuillan Oct. 24, 2013, 4:37 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - 70th Anniversary Ball 2016-03-19 Nicola Scott Jan. 18, 2016, 8:52 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Xmas Social 2016 2016-12-14 Andrew Locke Dec. 2, 2016, 4:24 p.m.
LHC Summer Ball Pont Street 2017/06/03 2017-06-03 June 3, 2017, 12:27 a.m.
Knutsford Invitation Evening 2016 2016-03-16 Andrew Locke March 10, 2016, midnight
Abingdon Assembly Ball 08.03.14 2008-03-14 Sandra McLevy March 2, 2014, 1:01 p.m.
Munich Whitsun Course 2004 2004-05-29 Cord Walter May 18, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
Scarborough 2014 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 21, 2014, 11:09 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2003 - 2013 Cord Walter May 19, 2014, 11:25 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 4 Paare Cord Walter Oct. 19, 2015, 11:32 p.m.

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