Dance The Cuckoo Clock 1465

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Ian Barbour (1991)
Intensity
888 880 888 888 = 91% (1 turn), 69% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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The Cuckoo Clock 3/4L · R32

1–
1c+2c+3c mirror Reels3 on the sides (2c start out and up)
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c start crossing down)
17–
1c cross down to 3plx & cast up to 2plx while{4} 2c set+cross down to 3plx while{4} 3c cast up to 1pl and cross ; all turn RH (3x,1x,2x)
25–
3c+1c+2c S&Link twice

The Cuckoo Clock 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s+3s dance reels on own sides 1s dancing in & down, 2s dance out & up, 3s in & up to start
9-16
1s+2s dance double Fig of 8
17-20
1s dance down middle, cross over & cast up to 2nd place on opposite side (all as Muirland Willie)
2s set & cross RH to 3rd place on opposite side
3s cast up to 1st place & cross RH to opposite side
21-24
3s+1s+2s turn partners RH once round
25-32
3s+1s+2s Set+Link for 3 twice

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15 07 25 Brighton and Hove 2015-07-25 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:25 a.m.
15 03 14 SASS Charity Ball 2015-03-14 Chris Pratt Dec. 18, 2014, 5:31 p.m.
Graduation Party 1998-06-26 Edwin Werner Feb. 2, 2015, 9:18 a.m.
16 04 09 Hastings 2016-04-09 Chris Pratt Feb. 6, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
London Highland Club 2016-03-05 Kevin Kearns March 3, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
Burns Stuttgart 2015 2015-01-24 Meinhard Reiser Nov. 30, 2014, 2:46 p.m.
Guildford 2015-05-02 Spring Dance with Video links 2015-05-02 Stuart Kreloff April 19, 2015, 9:02 p.m.
Guildford 2015-05-02 Spring Dance 2015-05-02 David McQuillan April 9, 2015, 6:28 p.m.
15 10 24 Hastings 2015-10-24 Sept. 13, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
Ashdale Hall Westhill (Aberdeen) 2017-04-28 Brian Anderson April 7, 2017, 1:59 p.m.
17 01 07 Brighton and Hove 2017-01-07 Chris Pratt Nov. 20, 2016, 9:50 p.m.
17 07 01 Goring 17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11 p.m.
Camberley 2014-03-29 Spring Ball 2014-03-29 David McQuillan Feb. 10, 2014, 10:46 p.m.
2017-08-09 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2017-08-09 Klaus Mettler Aug. 4, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
Fleet 2015-03-07 Annual Dance 2015-03-07 David McQuillan Feb. 13, 2015, 11:57 p.m.
14 10 25 Hastings 2014-10-25 Chris Pratt Sept. 23, 2014, 3:56 p.m.
Ox-Cam HB 2017-03-04 Jan. 1, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
2016-01-23 Burns Night 2016 2016-01-23 Meinhard Reiser Dec. 16, 2015, 6:57 p.m.
Fleet 2017-04-08 Spring Apprentices Dance 2017-04-08 David McQuillan Feb. 1, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
Camberley 2012-10-20 Charity Dance 2012-10-20 David McQuillan Oct. 3, 2012, 2:32 p.m.
16 09 24 Eastbourne 2016-09-24 Chris Pratt June 21, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
Oxford and Cambridge Highland Ball 2017 - 04 March 2017 2017-03-04 Stuart Kreloff March 3, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Scarborough 2014 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 21, 2014, 11:09 p.m.

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