Dance The Highlandman kissed his Mother 2934

Also known as “The Highlandman's Kippered Mother” (unofficial).

See also: The Highlandman Kissed His Mother (3/4L, Border)

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Unknown
Intensity
800 844 866 888 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info

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The Highlandman kissed his Mother 3/4L · R32

1–
1c turn RH | cast off (2c up) ; turn LH 1½ to face 1cnrs
9–
1c set to and turn corners, finish facing 1cnrs
17–
Reels3{6} with corners, Lsh to 1cnr | 1c cross own side
25–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back

The Highlandman kissed his Mother 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s turn RH, cast 1 place & turn LH 1.1/2 times to end facing 1st corners
9-16
1s set & turn 1st corners, set & turn 2nd corners ending facing 1st corners
17-24
1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner & cross RH to 2nd place own sides
25-32
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

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Ilana Steiner
Added on: Feb. 17, 2016, 10:57 a.m.
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NameDateOwnerLast changed
LDSuggestion Judith Kowalczik Dec. 15, 2013, 11:07 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral Tuesday Program 2015-11-03 Andrew Locke Nov. 1, 2015, 11:14 p.m.
New Jersey Workshop Tea Dance 2018-02-24 Ken Saunders Oct. 3, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014-05-12 2014-05-12 Cord Walter May 12, 2014, 10:27 p.m.
WSCDS Oct 11 2017 2017-10-11 Charlotte Holton Oct. 2, 2017, 2:08 a.m.
HHK 2018-02-20 Revised Chris Ronald Feb. 18, 2018, 12:25 a.m.
170318 Maerzenhopfer 2017-03-18 Meinhard Reiser Jan. 25, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
HHK Jan 16 2018-01-16 Ken Saunders Jan. 15, 2018, 1:03 a.m.
Scotia Dancers 2018-02-12 2018-02-12 Marc Hartstein Feb. 12, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
Oldenburg 2015-03-09 2015-03-09 Martin McWilliam Jan. 12, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Class 02/01/2018 2018-02-01 Ellen Sears Jan. 31, 2018, 3:36 a.m.
150207 Bal Paris 2015-02-07 Hervé Raymond Jan. 26, 2015, 11:05 a.m.
NY Branch 14 Sept 2017 2017-09-14 Deborah Leary Sept. 13, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
A Princeton Scottish Christmas Ball 1989 1989-12-09 Andy Peterson April 14, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
LDSuggestion Judith Kowalczik Dec. 15, 2013, 11:07 a.m.
150522 IB WE Copenhagen - Welcome Dance on Fri. 2015-05-22 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2015, 10:26 a.m.
Salzburg Ball 2015-08-29 Regina Freinbichler May 12, 2015, 6:03 p.m.
Santa Rosa Youth Workshop Ball 2017 2017-05-20 Rachel Pusey April 24, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
New New York List - 18-19 Reels 2018-02-12 Peter Price Feb. 12, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Paris Branch Class Danielle & Jerry 2015-02-02 Jerry Reinstein Jan. 31, 2015, 11:23 a.m.
Social Dance 8th. May 2013 2013-05-08 Meinhard Reiser April 11, 2013, 4:03 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 160320 Social Dance 2016-03-20 James Wilson March 16, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Vancouver Golden Jubilee Ball 2015-03-21 Rachel Pusey March 8, 2015, 7:16 p.m.
2014 TAC AGM Welcome Dance Chris Ronald June 29, 2014, 2:36 p.m.
140620 Luxembourg - Fri. Social 2014-06-20 Martina Mueller-Franz Feb. 19, 2014, 1:31 p.m.
IT Vienna dance 2015-12-29 Raphaelle orgeret Nov. 27, 2015, 5:52 p.m.
Saturday 12-12-2015 DelVal 2015-12-12 Terry Harvey Dec. 12, 2015, 4:32 p.m.
Luxembourg Friday evening social 2018-06-15 Jette Rossen April 24, 2018, 11:51 a.m.
TAC 2017 SS 4 Friday Weekenders Dance 2017-07-28 Gail Michener Feb. 13, 2017, 2:28 a.m.
20170626 - Unit 5 teaching 2017-06-26 Zsofia Jozsef July 19, 2017, 11:55 p.m.
Pinewoods 2018 Scottish Session 1 2018-07-06 Charles Liu Feb. 16, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
PW 2018 SS1 (Fri, Martha Kent) Charles Liu Nov. 27, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Surbiton ~ 150611 Dance 2015-06-11 James Wilson June 9, 2015, 11:50 p.m.
170731 w3 Monday - St A. – Younger Hall 2017-07-31 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:52 a.m.
170717 w1 Monday - St A. – Younger Hall 2017-07-17 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:47 a.m.
150530 Paris 2015-05-30 Hervé Raymond May 1, 2015, 1:16 p.m.
Surbiton 2018 March 15th - Spring Event 2018-03-15 Jenny Kendrick March 8, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 160410 Green Dance 2016-04-10 James Wilson April 5, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Surbiton ~ 160107 Dance 2016-01-07 James Wilson Dec. 22, 2015, 10:24 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Summer Dancing Thursday August 3rd 2017 2017-08-03 Sue Ronald July 28, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
RSCDS Summer School 2017 Week 3 Monday 2017-07-31 Ian Russell July 21, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session II, July 14th-18th, 2014 Sue Ronald May 19, 2014, 8:26 p.m.
RSCDS Summer School 2017 - Week 3 - Monday 2017-07-31 June 6, 2017, 1 p.m.
16 10 16 Harrogate 2016-10-16 Chris Pratt Sept. 15, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014 Cord Walter Sept. 22, 2014, 10:27 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session II 2012 - Thursday Night Program 2012-07-12 Andy Peterson March 19, 2018, 5:47 a.m.
2018-01-08 St Columba's Dancers Dec. 27, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Vienna Branch Social Evening 2016-02-27 Ann Murray Feb. 13, 2016, 11:11 a.m.
St Columba's 9th May April 7, 2016, 8:25 p.m.
Desertcreat Open Night June 2016 Ruth Clarke June 6, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch PARTY September 1st, 2016 Sue Ronald Aug. 17, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
Surbiton 2017 February 23rd 2017-02-23 Jenny Kendrick Nov. 17, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 03.09.2015 2015-09-03 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 11, 2015, 11:10 a.m.
San Diego Core Dances 2015 Ward Fleri June 14, 2015, 12:05 a.m.
Basic Tea Dance for Northern Virginia Branch 2018 2018-05-05 Ellie Briscoe March 3, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday August 14th 2017 with LIVE MUSIC Sue Ronald Aug. 10, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Ski 'n' do 2016 Friday 2016-02-19 James Gray Feb. 8, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
London Branch RSCDS Summer Wednesday 1st June 2016 2016-06-01 Jane Rose March 15, 2016, 7:58 p.m.
RSCDS London Branch End of Season Dance 2018 2018-06-09 Elaine Davies Oct. 13, 2017, 2:37 p.m.
Friday night April 2017-04-07 Raphaelle orgeret Feb. 14, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
Summer Wednesday 2016 May 14, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
St Andrews prog Belfast 2013 Ruth Clarke Oct. 6, 2013, 9:19 p.m.
Peter Hoskins 2018-03-07 Peter Hoskins March 7, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
Snowdrop Celebration 2017-03-11 Ellie Briscoe Nov. 6, 2016, 12:23 a.m.
Chiswick Scottish 170521 2017-05-21 Jerry Reinstein March 20, 2017, 11:04 a.m.
2016 Asilomar Weekend ~ Saturday, Kim McGarrity Memorial Ball 2016-10-29 Asilomar Weekend June 27, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
East Lothian Pitlochry Saturday April18 2018-04-21 John McLean March 31, 2018, 12:17 p.m.
RSCDS San Francisco Branch - Valentine's Ball - 2012 2012-02-11 Andy Peterson March 11, 2018, 5:43 a.m.
Kilts & Ghillies Tea Dance, March 29, 2014 2014-03-29 Peter Price March 23, 2014, 1:20 a.m.
Cambridge Class 2015-04 Charles Liu April 20, 2015, 3:47 p.m.
Bielefeld & Münster Summer Ball (199x/200x?) Cord Walter May 23, 2015, 10:05 p.m.
Vienna Branch Social Evening, Saturday, 20.5.2017 2017-05-20 Felix Hamelbeck May 13, 2017, 11:41 a.m.
Geneva Spring Ball 2018 (in Dardagny) 2018-03-17 Murrough Landon Nov. 22, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
Twin Cities Grand Ball 2014 Lara Friedman-Shedlov Feb. 11, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
Friday Social AGM Perth 2015-11-06 Ann Murray Oct. 4, 2015, 3:46 p.m.
RSCDS SF Asilomar 2016 Saturday Ball 2016-10-29 Rachel Pusey June 29, 2016, 12:10 a.m.
Oldenburg 2015-03-28 Potters Pairs Ball 2015-03-28 Martin McWilliam Nov. 18, 2014, 2:42 p.m.
151106 - RSCDS AGM 2015 - Friday Dance 2015-11-06 Martina Mueller-Franz May 21, 2015, 7:03 a.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session 1, July 8th-11th, 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 9, 2016, 9:21 p.m.
Jeannie Carmichael Ball & Brunch 2017 2017-10-14 Deborah Leary April 27, 2017, 12:21 a.m.
2016-2017 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald March 29, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2002-2003 2002-12-31 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2003 - 2013 Cord Walter May 19, 2014, 11:25 p.m.
2017-2018 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald Jan. 12, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Unit 5 Dances Charles Liu March 4, 2015, 2:18 a.m.
SF Hildesheim 4 Paare Cord Walter Oct. 19, 2015, 11:32 p.m.
Summer school 2013 weeks 3 and 4 Truus de Ceuster Aug. 7, 2013, 9:44 a.m.

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