Dance The Ladies of Dunse 3577

Reel · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

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Intensity
800 080 880 808 822 = 50% (1 turn), 47% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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Extra info
The town of Duns (modern ...

The town of Duns (modern spelling) is in the Scottish borders, south-east of Edinburgh. The tune is »The Duchess of Buccleuch« (Buck-LOO), but Buccleuch is near Selkirk, which is quite a distance from Duns.

The Ladies of Dunse 3/4L · R40

1–
1c lead down the middle and up {6}, cast off (2c up)
9–
2c repeat (1,2,3)
17–
2c (1c following) cross down into a Fig8 round 3c, to finish (2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c R&L, finish facing 1cnrs (1M has no polite turn)
33–
1c set to 1cnr, to 2cnr, pulling Rsh back to sideline facing P ; turn RH 1½ to (2,1,3).

The Ladies of Dunse 3/4L · R40

1-8
1s lead down the middle for 3 steps, back to top & cast to 2nd place
9-16
2s repeat 1- 8
17-24
2s followed by 1s dance full Fig of 8 round 3s, 2s dancing up to 1st place
25-32
1s+3s dance R&L 1s end facing 1st corners
33-40
1s set to 1st corners then 2nd corners & turn partner RH 1.1/2 times

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Feb. 12, 2013, 1:28 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Ilana Steiner
Added on: May 26, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
Quality: Good

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Leicester RSCDS Class - 2 Mar 2017 2017-03-02 Margaret Spence Feb. 16, 2017, 12:26 a.m.
140524 Scots on the Rocks Social, Sydney 2014-05-24 Diana Hastie May 15, 2014, 6:54 a.m.
Duns Volunteer Hall 2016-05-20 John Riddet May 11, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Aberdour Church Hall 7 December 2016-12-07 Bill O'Donnell Dec. 4, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club 27 June 2015 2014-10-11 Irene Dracup April 12, 2015, 7:42 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/04/23 2016-04-23 Daniel Hintermann March 28, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
RSCDS BHS 2017-03-11 Day School Dance 2017-03-11 David McQuillan Jan. 14, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
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2017-01-07 Trinity Ball 2017 2017-01-07 John Nuttall Jan. 3, 2017, 1:43 p.m.
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RSCDS BHS 2014-12-27 Christmas Dance 2014-12-27 David McQuillan Nov. 30, 2014, 2:29 a.m.
Leeds Club Dance 29 October 2016 2014-03-30 Irene Dracup Sept. 11, 2016, 8:21 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 18 February 2017 2014-12-19 Irene Dracup Oct. 19, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
RSCDS BHS Branch Ball, RG411JP Emmbrook school 19.30 2015-05-16 Matthew Goulden May 14, 2015, 11:17 a.m.
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White Rose 2014 General Dances Andrew Locke Feb. 22, 2014, 7:04 p.m.
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London Branch Evening Dance 2016-10-15 Petula Allen Oct. 14, 2016, 11:55 a.m.
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Trinity SCD Edinburgh 06/05/2017 Colin Dewar 2017-05-06 Daniel Hintermann April 18, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
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2015may16_emmbrooke_school 2015-05-17 Matthew Goulden May 16, 2015, 10:42 a.m.
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St Columba's 29th February 2016 Jan. 17, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
FSCDC 31 January 2012 2012-01-31 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 4, 2014, 2:01 p.m.
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FSCDC 20 March 2012 2012-03-20 Anselm Lingnau March 20, 2012, 2:38 p.m.
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St Columba's 18th Jan 2016 Jan. 17, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
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Cambridge RSCDS 14 March 2015 2015-03-14 Roger Few March 15, 2015, 11:50 a.m.
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16 04 16 Tunbridge Wells 2016-04-16 Chris Pratt Feb. 23, 2016, 5:44 p.m.
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St John's 2012-11-24 Ruby Anniversary Ball 2012-11-24 David McQuillan Oct. 4, 2012, 1:02 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral Annual Ball 2016 2016-03-12 Andrew Locke March 1, 2016, 11:58 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance - 19 Oct 21 2013 Christine Parker-Jones Sept. 10, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
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Leeds Branch Dance 20th May 2017 2017-05-20 Janet Brayson Feb. 4, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
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