Dance The Dundee Whaler 1838

Strathspey · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Roy Clowes
Intensity
0808/8888/8080/6222 = 59% (1 turn), 59% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music

Bob Donald in the Ormskirk Memorial Edition: Bars 25-32 represent tacking the ship, with sharp changes of direction ; therefore no polite turns.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Dundee Whaler Rob Gordon and his Band The Complete Caledonian Ball CD+ 11 S32 44:05 61.2 [S] The Piper of Dundee/Stan & Nancy Peacock's Strathspey/Niel Gow's Wife/Mrs Grant
The Dundee Whaler The Deirdre Adamson Quartet Come Scottish Country Dancing CD+ 3 S32 44:02 60.5 [S] The Piper of Dundee/Doon the Burn, Davie Lad/Charlie is my Darling/The Standard on the Braes of Mar
The Dundee Whaler The Maple Leaf Scottish Dance Band Welcome to Tayside LP 2 S320:00 0 The Piper of Dundee/Mary and Maurice Cooper/Miss Elizabeth Baillie/Mrs B. Jolly
Suitable for Balmoral Strathspey, Dundee Whaler, The Danelaw Country Dance Band Country Dancers Delight LP 8 S32 44:02 60.5 Gloomie Winter/The Miller o' Hirn/The Auld Brig o'Ayr/Mrs Garden of Troup
Suitable for Balmoral Strathspey, Dundee Whaler, The Danelaw Country Dance Band Let's Go Scottish Country Dancing Vol 5 CD 14 S32 44:02 60.5 Gloomie Winter/The Miller o' Hirn/The Auld Brig o'Ayr/Mrs Garden of Troup
Suitable for Balmoral Strathspey, Dundee Whaler, The Danelaw Country Dance Band Let's Go Scottish Country Dancing Vol 4 CD 2 S32 44:02 60.5 Gloomie Winter/The Miller o' Hirn/The Auld Brig o'Ayr/Mrs Garden of Troup
The Dundee Whaler Sound Company Best Foot Forward MC 12 S32 44:06 61.5 [S] The Piper of Dundee/The Bobby Harvey Strathspey/Cropie's Strathspey/The Lad Wi' the Plaidie
The Dundee Whaler Iain MacPhail and his Scottish Dance Band Best in Scottish Dance Music, The, Volume 2 MC 9 S32 80:00 0.0 The Piper of Dundee/The Wark o' the Weavers/The Music o' Spey
The Dundee Whaler Ron Gonnella & Stan Hamilton Scottish Dance Masters, The Vol 4 MC 2 S32 43:58 59.5 The Piper of Dundee/Lady Mary Ramsay/Loudon's Bonnie Woods
The Dundee Whaler Andrew Rankine and his Band Scottish Country Dance Favourites Volume I LP 7 S32 43:56 59.0 The Piper of Dundee/Donald Blue/McGinty's Meal and Ale/The Conversazione
The Dundee Whaler Ian McCallum and his Scottish Dance Band Across the Tay MC 3 S32 44:03 60.8 The Piper of Dundee/North of the Grampians/Graham's Rant/Largo Law
The Dundee Whaler The Music Makars Dance, Sing and Rejoice CD 5 S32 44:07 61.8 [S]
The Dundee Whaler The Music Makars Dance, Sing and Rejoice CD 16 S32 44:07 61.8 [S]
The Dundee Whaler Fred Moyes Transatlantic Ties CD 3 S32 44:07 61.8 The Piper of Dundee/Auld Luckie/Craigendoran

The Dundee Whaler 4/4L · S32

1–
2c+4c petronella (to 1,2x,3,4x)
9–
1c+2c & 3c+4c L-Chain
17–
1c+3c petronella (to 1x,2x,3x,4x)
25–
1W+2M cross LH | 1M+2W & 1W+3W cross RH ; 1M+3M & 1W+4M cross LH | 1M+4W cross RH (2,3,4,1).

[25-32] represent tacking the ship, therefore no polite turns

The Dundee Whaler 4/4L · S32

1-8
2s & 4s dance Petronella to opposite sides
9-16
1s+2s & 3s+4s dance Ladies Chain
17-24
1s & 3s dance Petronella to opposite sides
25-32
1L+2M change places LH, 1M+2L also 1L+3L change places RH, 1M+3M also 1L+4M change places LH & 1M+4L change RH

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