Dance The Glens of Angus 2562

Also known as “The Glens of Anguish” (unofficial).

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

Devised by
Douglas Henderson
Intensity
8888 8888 16 8 8 8 = 81% (1 turn), 81% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Note that after the publication ...

Note that after the publication of the original Book 23, the Spurtle formation was changed to finish with »set and cross over« rather than »cross over and set« (which is what the book says).

The Glens of Angus 4/4L · R32

1–
1c (passing inside)+2c & 3c(passing inside)+4c change places EH on the side | BiL on sidelines ; change places back same hand | BiL again (1,2,3,4)
9–
Mirror Reels4 on the sides, the M Rsh, W Lsh, on [11-12] 1c cross down into opposite reel. At end 1c dances through 1plx to finish between 2c in 2pl facing opposite side (for the last pass in middle Rsh is allowed), 3c & 4c finish in places
17-32
The Spurtle (½Reel4 across, 2c to 1plx, and 1c makes fast RH turn to between 3c ; repeat with 3c ;; repeat with 4c ; All set and cross RH) (2,3,4,1)

The Glens of Angus 4/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s & 3s+4s change places on sides (Ladies LH & Men RH) & retaining hands all Bal-in-Line, repeat back to places & Bal-in-Line
9-16
All dance reels of 4 on sides (Ladies LSh & Men RSh) with 1s crossing at bottom (1s end at top on opposite sides BtoB facing 2s)
17-24
1s dance the Spurtle: 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 2s & turn partner RH to face 3s, 1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 3s & turn partner RH to face 4s
25-32
1s dance 1/2 reel with 4s & turn RH to 4th place opposite sides, all set & cross RH 1s ending in 4th place

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Vienna Branch Video Project Felix Hamelbeck Nov. 27, 2018, 8:34 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 26.02.2015 2015-02-26 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 27, 2015, 5:49 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 14.09.2017 2017-09-14 lldikó Szakolczai Sept. 14, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
New Haven Summer Dance - 29 August 2017 2017-08-29 Peter Price Aug. 25, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
Berlin Hopalots 2014 Ball, 29th November 2014 2014-11-29 Rainer Binias Aug. 3, 2014, 10:02 a.m.
18 10 18 Harrogate 2018-10-18 Chris Pratt Sept. 13, 2018, 1:40 p.m.
Castle Club with Nicol McLaren 180303 2018-03-03 Kate Kinnear Jan. 4, 2018, 2:03 p.m.
20160804 - Alva Summer Dance 2016-08-04 Zsofia Jozsef Aug. 3, 2016, 11:55 a.m.
140805 St Andrews Branch Social w3 2014-08-05 Martina Mueller-Franz June 25, 2014, 12:16 p.m.
Trinity 2018-12-15 Hamish Gibb Dec. 10, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
St Andrews RSCDS 5 August Andrew Locke July 5, 2014, 10:38 p.m.
Atholl SCDC Week 07 Graham & Sylvia`s Programme 30/10/18 Website:-www.athollscdc.co.uk/ 2018-10-30 Brian Martin Sept. 26, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh Annual Ball 2015 2015-01-10 Anselm Lingnau Dec. 4, 2014, 9:51 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 13 January 2015 2015-01-13 Andrew Locke Jan. 11, 2015, 7:45 p.m.
Kuckucksnest Easter Course 2018: last evening 2018-04-01 Verena Ebling April 17, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Morag's programme - 25 April 2017-04-25 Joy Scott April 10, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
160917 B of A with Dewar 2016-09-17 Kate Kinnear Sept. 15, 2016, 10:29 p.m.
Bill's Dance, Thomas Morton Hall, Leith 2016-01-02 Dave Smith Dec. 17, 2015, 11 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Annual Ball 2015 2015-03-14 Andrew Locke Feb. 22, 2015, 7:26 p.m.
Crieff Annual Dance with Frank Thomson 2017-04-29 Kate Kinnear Feb. 1, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
160721 w1 Thursday - Younger Hall - St Andrews 2016-07-21 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 3:16 p.m.
2015-11-20 Lyon 2015-11-20 Hervé Raymond Nov. 15, 2015, 8 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/10/22 Colin Dewar 2016-10-22 Daniel Hintermann Oct. 14, 2016, 2:34 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/05/07 2016-05-07 Daniel Hintermann May 1, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Christmas Party_Vienna Branch 2016-12-14 Ilana Steiner Dec. 9, 2016, 9:05 p.m.
Atholl SCDC - Ian's Programme - 13 December 2016-12-13 Joy Scott Nov. 12, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
CGB Easter Workshop (Kuckucksnest) 2018 2018-03-30 Anselm Lingnau Aug. 6, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
New Haven Summer Dance - 15 August 2017 2017-08-15 Peter Price Aug. 13, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
141107 AGM Perth Social Fri. 2014-11-07 Martina Mueller-Franz May 8, 2014, 1:43 p.m.
Ross-on-Wye Easter '18 Weekend School Saturday Dance 2018-03-31 Stephen Goulden Feb. 5, 2018, 12:43 p.m.
2018-07 TAC taught antoine rousseau Aug. 8, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
Possible Entries 2018-2019 2018-06-21 Stuart Kreloff April 3, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Scottish Dance Weekend Siófok 2016-06-04 Zoltán Gräff June 13, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
2017-18 list suggestions Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:12 a.m.
Possible Entries 2018-2019v2 2019-06-20 Stuart Kreloff July 27, 2018, 10:47 p.m.

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