Dance The Dancing Bees 1535

See also: The Dancing Bees (3/4L, Boehmer: Cameo 7)

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Roy Goldring
Intensity
800 880 808 844 = 58% (1 turn), 44% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
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The Dancing Bees 3/4L · R32

1–
1c lead down the middle (2c up) ; turn inward and lead up to face 2W in promhold
9–
1c in promhold Rsh Reel3 across with 2c
17–
1c Reel3 across with 3c (Lsh to 3W), finish on midline facing P, M above W
25–
1c set, petronella to 2pl ; All C turn RH

The Dancing Bees 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s lead down the middle & back to face 2L in prom hold
9-16
1s dance reel of 3 across with 2s (giving RSh to 2L)
17-24
1s dance reel of 3 across with 3s (LSh to 3L) ending in the middle (Man facing down & Lady facing up to partner)
25-32
1s set in middle, petronella to 2nd place own sides & 2s+1s+3s turn RH (4 bars)

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RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 1 December 2015 2014-12-01 Andrew Locke Nov. 29, 2015, 7:06 p.m.
GASP - JAN 08 2016 2016-01-08 John Bottriell Oct. 29, 2015, 1:28 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire - End of Term Social - Weds 5 April 2017 2017-04-05 Christine Grove Feb. 10, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Bude 3rd October 14 2014-10-03 Brian Rose July 15, 2014, 12:15 p.m.
141128 Lyon Hervé Raymond Nov. 22, 2014, 5:13 p.m.
17-03-04 Roosendaal 2017-03-04 Truus de Ceuster Jan. 30, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
GASP - Jan 09, 0215 2015-01-09 John Bottriell Dec. 4, 2014, 2:12 a.m.
171021 Eindhoven Matinee 2017-10-21 Martina Mueller-Franz Aug. 18, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
RSCDS London Ontario Ball 2014 Jamie McDougall May 3, 2014, 3:08 a.m.
17-10-21 Eindhoven Matinee 2017-10-21 Truus de Ceuster June 25, 2017, 1:57 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-09-26 2016-09-26 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 9, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
BSCD 2016 Cambridge Scottish Festival Demonstration 2016-07-17 Jamie McDougall June 30, 2016, 4:15 a.m.
Munich Whitsun Course 2016 Welcome Dance 2016-05-13 Matthias Rank Feb. 19, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
Tuesday 17 May 2016- class party night Nicola Scott May 15, 2016, 1:31 p.m.
Dayschool The Hague 11 October 2015 2015-10-11 Edwin Werner Oct. 12, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
A&P social 2016-03-05 Holly Boyd Jan. 31, 2016, 9:39 p.m.
Scotia Dancers February 6 Feb. 5, 2017, 3:17 a.m.
DansdagDenHaag2015-10-11 2015-10-11 Eric Ferguson Oct. 12, 2015, 9:07 a.m.
Scotia Dancers january 30 Jan. 28, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
Belfast 70th Ball 2016-12-02 Ian Russell Nov. 30, 2016, 2:28 p.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2014 Jamie McDougall May 1, 2014, 12:04 a.m.
London Branch RSCDS Summer Wednesday 1st June 2016 2016-06-01 Jane Rose March 15, 2016, 7:58 p.m.
Summer Wednesday 2016 May 14, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
Belfast Branch 70th Anniversary St Andrew's Ball 2016 Ruth Clarke Sept. 15, 2016, 10:54 a.m.
Scotia Dancers January 23 2017-01-23 Jan. 21, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Oldenburg 2012-09-24 2012-09-24 Sir Toby Sept. 25, 2012, 11:08 a.m.
Scotia Dancers March 6th March 4, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
HTW-Aalen 2017-04-26 2017-04-26 Tim Hoffmann April 24, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2015 Original Jamie McDougall April 26, 2017, 5:06 a.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2015 Jamie McDougall April 12, 2015, 6:55 p.m.
Hude Ball 2011 2011-04-02 Cord Walter May 23, 2015, 11:53 p.m.
Kitchener RSCDS November Dance 2015 2015-11-14 Jamie McDougall Nov. 11, 2015, 2:44 a.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park June 2017 Jamie McDougall April 26, 2017, 5:05 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 20.11.2014 2014-11-20 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 20, 2014, 10:46 p.m.
2014-07-30 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2014-07-30 Truus de Ceuster May 27, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
Scotia Dancers January 16th 2017-01-16 Jan. 15, 2017, 1:37 a.m.
2015-11-21 Paris 2015-11-21 Aliénor Latour Nov. 5, 2015, 1:52 p.m.
Budapest - Agi's Birthday Ball 2014-11-22 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 5, 2015, 11:02 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Xmas Dance 2015 2015-12-05 Andrew Locke Nov. 29, 2015, 7:09 p.m.
Chemnitz 2015-11-07 2015-11-07 Sir Toby Oct. 28, 2015, 11:11 a.m.
150207 Bal Paris 2015-02-07 Hervé Raymond Jan. 26, 2015, 11:05 a.m.
Bonn 2017-04-24_lasttimebeforeFling-Fringe 2017-04-24 Eva-Maria Beckmann April 23, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
16 06 25 Moulsecoomb 2016-06-25 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 5:09 p.m.
16 09 10 Moulsecoomb 2016-06-25 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Classes 12/15/2016 2016-12-15 Ellen Sears Dec. 13, 2016, 4:32 p.m.
BSCD 2016 Spring Dance Jamie McDougall Jan. 27, 2016, 2:37 a.m.
Nottingham Branch RSCDS September Social 2017 2017-09-23 May 13, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Northwich Highland Ball - Sat 18th February 2017 2017-02-18 Christine Grove Aug. 31, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2016 Jamie McDougall April 27, 2016, 2:40 a.m.
2017-2018 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald Jan. 12, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Silvesterkurs 2016/17 Gemünd 2017-01-07 Eva-Maria Beckmann Jan. 7, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
2017-18 list suggestions Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:12 a.m.

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Dancing Bees

Andrew Buxton · Nov. 29, 2013, 10:31 a.m.

I find this a good dance for beginners. You're dancing nearly all the time with your partner and helps the beginner with steps and reels. Hardly any setting so I also use it as a starting dance in classes. Plus great music!

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