Dance The Dundee City Police Jig 1829

Jig · 32 bars (per couple; total length 96 bars) · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: Canon)

Devised by
John W Mitchell
Intensity
{84840 88888} occurs 5 times in 6 rounds = 40% (1 turn), 67% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info

Canon. Requires 6x16 music.

Canon. Requires 6x16 music.

The Dundee City Police Jig 5/5L · J32

Canon. A new top couple starts dancing every 16 bars, and each continues dancing until they reach their original positions, so that the dance starts from the top, and ends from the top. 1c face out after the chord.

1–
1c+2c with EH joined set | turn EH ½ ; 1c ½ Fig8 up round 2c (2,1x,3,4,5)
9–
1c mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c, 1c starts in and down, at end, 1c turn 3c EH ½ (2,3,1x,4,5, with 2c & 1c facing out
17–
2c+3c+1c+4c BiL | 2c continues as above while{6} 1c turn 4c EH ½ , cross RH and cast to 5pl (5c up)
25–
5c+1c R&L (3,4,2x,5,1).

On bar 48 the order will be 4,5,3x,1,2.
On bar 64 the order will be 5,1,4x,2,3.
On bar 80 the order will be 1,2,5x,3,4 and 1c and 2c stop.
On bar 96 the order will be 1,2,3,4,5, all stopped.

The Dundee City Police Jig 5/5L · J32

Each couple dance 32 bars. A New Couple starts after 16 bars (ie on bars 1, 17, 33, 49 & 65)

1-8
1s turn out & join hands with 2s on sides & set, 1s ½ turn 2s on sides & dance ½ Figs of 8 round 2s
9-16
1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides with 2s+3s dancing in between 3s to start & ending by ½ turning 3s
2s (at top) now start repeating the dance from bar 1 while original 1s continue as follows: -
17-24
(New Couple starts as at bar 1) as 1s face out NHJ with 4s & set, 1s ½ turn 4s on sides, cross RH to own side & cast down to 5th place
25-32
5s+1s dance R&L

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
15 09 26 Eastbourne 2015-09-26 Chris Pratt April 18, 2015, 5:07 p.m.
SCD Nürnberg (2015-07-20) 2015-07-20 Roland Ritthaler May 28, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 11.09.2014 2014-09-11 Zoltán Gräff Sept. 12, 2014, 11 a.m.
Fleet 2013-06-08 Tregolls Open Air 2013-06-08 David McQuillan May 22, 2013, 11:56 a.m.
16 11 12 Crawley 2016-11-12 Chris Pratt March 25, 2016, 9:07 p.m.
Bookham 2014-07-05 Summer Dance 2014-07-05 David McQuillan June 4, 2014, 12:29 p.m.
Bookham 2017-07-01 Summer Dance 2017-07-01 David McQuillan June 8, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
SCD Nürnberg (2015-07-06) 2015-07-06 Roland Ritthaler May 28, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 23.04.2015 2015-04-23 Zoltán Gräff April 23, 2015, 10:36 p.m.
Reel club 01/05/17 2017-05-01 April 28, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
Bookham Summer Dance 2016-07-02 June 10, 2016, 9:17 a.m.
ZA 2014-12-04 Bergvliet Scottish Country Dance Club End-of-Year Class 2014-12-04 Heather McBurnie Oct. 30, 2014, 9:42 p.m.
Bookham 2016-07-02 Summer Dance 2016-07-02 David McQuillan May 21, 2016, 12:14 a.m.
Bookham 2013-07-06 Summer Dance 2013-07-06 David McQuillan May 22, 2013, 12:33 p.m.
16 08 27 Parkinson's Goring 2016-08-27 Chris Pratt May 30, 2016, 6:10 p.m.
Hogmanay 2016 Jan Jones Aug. 5, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
Hogmanay 2014 Jan Jones Dec. 8, 2014, 11:05 p.m.
Hogmanay 2015 Jan Jones Sept. 19, 2015, 9:47 p.m.
15 03 28 Ashdown 2015-03-28 Chris Pratt Feb. 7, 2015, 4:11 p.m.
Münster Christmas Ball 2011 2011-12-17 Edwin Werner Sept. 30, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
17 01 14 SASS Moulsecoomb 2017-01-14 Chris Pratt Nov. 20, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
16 04 02 Ashdown 2016-04-02 Chris Pratt Jan. 10, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Berlin Hopalots 2014 Social, 28th November 2014 2014-11-28 Rainer Binias July 20, 2014, 2:16 p.m.
Thistle Club Sept 2013 Jan Jones Aug. 17, 2013, 9:04 p.m.
Thistle Club 2015 2015-09-05 Jan Jones Jan. 27, 2015, 9:20 p.m.
Thistle Club - Wing, Buckinghamshire - 04 September 2015 2015-09-05 Stuart Kreloff Sept. 5, 2015, 12:36 p.m.
17 10 07 Tunbridge Wells and Crowborough 2017-10-07 Chris Pratt Sept. 17, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
Guildford 2013-05-04 Spring Dance 2013-05-04 David McQuillan March 23, 2013, 1:18 a.m.
Oxford and Cambridge Highland Ball 2015 - Stanton Harcourt 2015-03-07 Stuart Kreloff March 3, 2015, 11:05 p.m.
Wheathampsted AL48AY 2016-11-05 Matthew Goulden Nov. 4, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Epping Forest Scottish Association June Dance 2017 - 24 June 2017 2017-06-24 Stuart Kreloff June 24, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
16 05 28 Bognor Regis 2016-05-28 Chris Pratt Feb. 7, 2016, 10:54 a.m.
Bedford SDG 2012-05-19 Annual Ball 2012-05-19 Keith Rose Nov. 7, 2012, 11:38 p.m.
16 10 01 Tunbridge Wells & Crowborough 2016-10-01 Chris Pratt Sept. 14, 2016, 8:45 p.m.
16 04 09 Hastings 2016-04-09 Chris Pratt Feb. 6, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
15 10 03 Tunbridge Wells & Crowborough 2015-10-03 Sept. 25, 2015, 5:13 p.m.
16 09 24 Eastbourne 2016-09-24 Chris Pratt June 21, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
Scottish Dance Weekend Siófok 2016-06-04 Zoltán Gräff June 13, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
Harrogate 2015 2015-03-09 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 18, 2015, 7:26 p.m.
Scarborough 2014 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 21, 2014, 11:09 p.m.

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