Dance The Bees They are A'Drummin' 15022

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Amanda Peart (2013)
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This dance is for Chris ...

This dance is for Chris Rea to mark his 10 years’ service as Secretary, Treasurer and committee member of Peterborough & District RSCDS Branch. Chris is a keen beekeeper and one-time drummer with the Peterborough Pipe Band.

Recommended recordings: Mr Watson’s Favourite (RSCDS Book of Graded SCDs - David Cunningham & his Band) or The Mason’s Apron (Scottish Dance Vol.12 - Marian Anderson’s Scottish Dance Band)

The Bees They are A'Drummin' 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s cross RH, cast (2s step up), meet in centre & turn 3s (1M+3L LH & 1L+3M RH) finishing in centre facing up 2 (1) 3
9-16
2s+1s+3s dance reflection (mirror) reels of 3 on sides (1s up, 2s out/down, 3s out/up).
17-24
1s dance 1/2 Fig 8 round 2s & dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (1L+2s & 1M+3s,1s passing 1st corner LSh). Finish all on opp sides (2) (1) (3)
25-32
2s+1s+3s Adv+Ret. 2s+1s+3s 1/2 turn partner RH, pull back RSh & dance out to own sides. 2 1 3

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
The Sunday Class in Tynemouth 21st September 2018 2018-09-21 Amanda Peart July 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
TSC Sorrento Week 1 2017-03-13 (Monday) 2017-03-13 Amanda Peart Jan. 5, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
TSC in Evora 12th March 2018 2018-03-12 Amanda Peart Nov. 23, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
2018-10-01 Nürnberg 2018-10-01 Jürgen Wagner Oct. 7, 2018, 11:46 a.m.
2018-05-28 Nürnberg 2018-05-28 Jürgen Wagner June 24, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
8.SCD-Weekend Chemnitz Welcome Dance 2018-11-16 SCD Chemnitz Aug. 30, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 25 October 2016 2016-10-25 Andrew Locke Oct. 24, 2016, 6:23 p.m.
Erlangen Summer Dance 2018 2018-06-23 Michael Knorr June 2, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Chemnitz_Friday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:27 p.m.

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