Dance Chasing the Wild Goose 2786

Jig · 32 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: ChangePtnr)

Devised by
Malcolm Brown (1996)
Intensity
08080 88888 88888 48884 = 85% (1 turn), 85% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Double Triangles (DBLTRI)
  • Hands across - 3 (HX;3P;)
  • Rights and Lefts (R&L)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.

Chasing the Wild Goose 5/5L · J32

1–
2c+4c set advancing joining RH with P | BiL ; turn RH ½ | BiL
9–
1c+2W & 2M+3c+4W & 4M+5c LHA ; 2c+4c pass Lsh into RHA with other couple, and pass Lsh to BtB facing own sides for
17–
All set in DDTr | 2c+4c change places RH (in PdB) with person on R while{2} others set ; all set in DDTr | centre dancers change places LH (in PdB or SkCh) with person on left while{2} others set , all finish on own side facing a new partner Order Men (2,4,1,5,3) and W (3,1,5,2,4)
25–
Top 2 couples & bottom 2 couples R&L

Repeat 4 times.
tune: a 5x through Bobby Crowe recording of Wild Geese

Chasing the Wild Goose 5/5L · J32

1-8
2s & 4s set advancing & Bal-in-Line, 1/2 turn RH & Bal-in-Line
9-16
2L+1s, 2M+3s+4L & 4M+5s dance LH across, 2s & 4s pass LSh into RH across with other couples & end passing LSh to face own sides (BtoB)
17-24
All set (as Double Triangles), 2s & 4s change places RH with person on right while others set, all set (as Double Triangles), centre dancers change places LH with person on left while others set & all end on own sides facing new partners. Order 2M 4M 1M 5M 3M & 3L 1L 5L 2L 4L
25-32
Top 2 couples also bottom 2 couples dance R&L

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Sept. 24, 2018, 10:17 a.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Hamburg Class 2018-06-07 2018-06-08 Dieter Lange June 8, 2018, 11:03 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2016-02-08 2016-02-08 Cord Walter Feb. 8, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2016-07-07 2016-07-07 David Quarrie Sept. 8, 2016, 3:10 p.m.
North German Social 2018-06-09 2018-05-29 David Quarrie Sept. 20, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
FSCDC 14 June 2016 2016-06-14 Anselm Lingnau July 6, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
20180616 Pitlochry with David Oswald 2018-06-16 Kate Kinnear May 24, 2018, 12:41 a.m.
Oldenburg 2018-06-04 2018-06-04 David Quarrie June 5, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
SCD Jig (Longway 5 couples) Marc Hagebölling March 18, 2017, 3:21 p.m.
Pitlochry 25-08-2018 2018-08-25 Verl Girl Aug. 8, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-07-04 2016-07-04 David Quarrie July 7, 2016, 10:18 a.m.
New Scotland Annual Dance 2016 2016-01-30 Nameless Dancer Jan. 30, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
Münster Jubilee Dayschool 2018-09-22 Edwin Werner Sept. 23, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Eva's Birthday Party 2016-07-09 Anselm Lingnau April 18, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
Münster Christmas Ball 2006 2006-12-16 Edwin Werner Sept. 11, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
180922 - 25th Anniversary Ball Münster 2018-09-22 Martina Mueller-Franz Sept. 7, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
SCD Ceilidh Hannover / Hildesheim 2015-02-21 (Sammelliste) 2015-02-21 Cord Walter Feb. 26, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Muenster_25years_2018 2018-09-22 Verl Girl Aug. 26, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 5 Paare Cord Walter Oct. 19, 2015, 11:33 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2016 2016-01-01 Cord Walter Aug. 17, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Scarborough 2014 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 21, 2014, 11:09 p.m.

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