Dance Balmoral Strathspey 373

Also known as “The Immoral Strathspey” (unofficial).

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

Devised by
John A Charles
Intensity
8888 8888 8888 8088 = 93% (1 turn), 94% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music
Extra info
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NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Balmoral Strathspey Jimmy Shand and his Band A Scottish Fancy LP+ 4 S32 44:09 62.2 [S] Balmoral/Blin' Jamie/The Wife She Brewed It
Balmoral Strathspey Jimmy Shand and his Band A Scottish Fancy CD+ 4 S32 44:09 62.2 [S] Balmoral/Blin' Jamie/The Wife She Brewed It
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
Balmoral Strathspey David Cunningham and his Scottish Dance Band Book 22. Twelve Modern Scottish Country Dances CD+ 3 S32 44:11 62.8 [S] Balmoral/Fiddler play the Light Strathspey/Alec Heard/Littlejohn's Hame
Balmoral Strathspey Drummond Cook and his Scottish Dance Band Tae Gar Ye Loup LP+ 9 S32 44:10 62.5 [S] Balmoral/Mrs H L McDonald of Dunach/Am Muilean Dubh
Balmoral Strathspey Jim Johnstone and his Band Take the Floor MC 15 S32 44:05 61.2 Balmoral/The Kail Pot
Balmoral Strathspey Alastair Hunter & the Lorne Scottish Dance Band Let's Dance Again. Volume 2 MC 10 S32 44:08 62.0 Balmoral/The Bridge of Gairn/Lord MacDuff
Balmoral Strathspey Ian Holmes and his Band Let's Dance in Strict Tempo LP+ 2 S32 44:05 61.2 [S] Balmoral/Lord Lyndoch/Alex Heard
Balmoral Strathspey Roy Hendrie & his Scottish Dance Band Valley Gold CD 12 S32 40:00 0.0 Golden Harvest/John Stephen of Chance Inn/The Bobby Harvey Strathspey/Miss Doreen Lambert
The Balmoral Strathspey Jimmy Blair and his Scottish Dance Band Highland Party LP 3 S32 43:58 59.5 Balmoral Castle/Maggie Cameron/Green Grow the Rashes
Balmoral Strathspey The Commonwealth Ceilidh Band Dances Frae the North, Vols 1, 2 & 3 CD 9 S32 44:13 63.2 [S] Balmoral/The Iron Man/The Kirrie Kebbuck
Balmoral Strathspey The Commonwealth Ceilidh Band Dances Frae the North Vols. 1 & 2 ? 4 S32 44:13 63.2 [S] Balmoral/The Iron Man/The Kirrie Kebbuck
Balmoral Strathspey Ron Kerr and his Scottish Dance Band Play the St. Andrew's Ball CD 16 S32 43:57 59.2 Balmoral/Aberdeen City Festival Strathspey/Mrs Margaret E Campbell/Marchioness of Huntly
Balmoral Strathspey The Thistle Band On Stage With..., Volume 2 LP+ 3 S32 40:00 0.0 Balmoral/Ruthven House/Miss Doreen Lambert
Balmoral Strathspey The Muriel Johnstone Trio Dancing Live CD 14 S32 44:15 63.8 [S] Balmoral/Tune your Fiddles/Milladen
Balmoral Strathspey Muriel Johnstone & Keith Smith Delaware Valley Spring Ball 2003 CD 10 S32 44:25 66.2 [S] Balmoral/Milladen/Gavin J Hamilton's
The Balmoral Strathspey Luke Brady's Scottish Dance Band Take Your Partners For Vol 4 CD 15 S32 44:09 62.2 Balmoral/John Stephen of Chance Inn/Linda Gaul

Balmoral Strathspey 4/4L · S32

1–
1c+2c & 3c+4c R&L
9–
1c+2c & 3c+4c set | ½ RHA ; all set | cross RH (to 2,1,4,3)
17–
Reels4 on the sides, 2c finish in 1pl, the others dance in on [24] for
25–
1c+4c+3c Allemande (to 2,3,4,1)

Balmoral Strathspey 4/4L · S32

1-8
1s+2s & 3s+4s dance R&L
9-16
1s+2s & 3s+4s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & cross RH to own sides
17-24
All dance reel of 4 on own sides
25-32
1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance Allemande (2s in top place stand)

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Chiswick ~ 170430 Social Dance 2017-04-30 James Wilson May 1, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170430 Social Dance (orig) 2017-04-30 James Wilson May 1, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170312 Social Dance 2017-03-12 James Wilson March 13, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170312 Social Dance (orig) 2017-03-12 James Wilson March 13, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
RSCDS Dundee 2015 October 24 Stella Phillips July 18, 2015, 10:58 a.m.
RSCDS Paris Branch - Bal du 4 mars 2017 2017-03-04 Rémi Lacroix Feb. 1, 2017, 7:21 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch February 17 2017 Social 2017-02-17 John Bottriell Jan. 7, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Aston Clinton's Youth Charity Tea Dance 22 Nov 2015 2015-11-22 Jan Collings Nov. 11, 2015, 1:53 p.m.
London Highland Club 2016-03-05 Kevin Kearns March 3, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch March 18 2016 Social 2016-03-18 John Bottriell Feb. 17, 2016, 12:14 a.m.
16-06-10 Luxembourg weekend Welcome Dance 2016-06-10 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 14, 2016, 1:26 p.m.
Surbiton Caledonian 4.2.16 2016-02-04 Jenny Kendrick Jan. 29, 2016, 12:44 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 12 April 2016 2016-04-12 Andrew Locke April 11, 2016, 12:27 a.m.
ZA 2016-04-21 Bergvliet Right Royal Evening 2016-04-21 Heather McBurnie April 15, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
London ~ 150908 Summer Tuesday 2015-09-08 James Wilson Sept. 4, 2015, 11:01 p.m.
St Columba's 23rd May 2016 Band night April 7, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
000 Budapest / will teach sometime 2017-12-31 Zoltán Gräff May 19, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
Surbiton ~ 151126 St Andrew's Evening 2015-11-26 James Wilson Nov. 21, 2015, 3:32 p.m.
Poynton Xmas Party 2016 2016-12-15 Andrew Locke Dec. 2, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170514 Social Dance 2017-05-14 James Wilson May 15, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Surbiton Caledonian Society - programme for 3 Nov 2016-11-03 Oct. 29, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
Knutsford Invitation Evening 2014 Andrew Locke March 31, 2014, 10:11 p.m.
RSCDS St Andrews 9thAug2016 2016-08-09 June 3, 2016, 3:21 p.m.
Summer Tuesday 8th July David Talbot July 8, 2014, 1:29 p.m.
150806 w2 Thursday - Common Room - St A 2015-08-06 Martina Mueller-Franz May 18, 2015, 12:45 p.m.
Pont Street Band Night Monday 23rd May 2016 2016-05-21 May 21, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
Dance for Mexico Homeless - Autumn 2015 2015-11-22 Jane Rose Nov. 12, 2015, 5:59 p.m.
Surbiton ~ 150604 Dance 2015-06-04 James Wilson June 8, 2015, 9:12 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Summer Dance 2016 2016-06-04 Andrew Locke May 3, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
160809 w4 - St Andrews Br. Summer Dance 2016-08-09 Martina Mueller-Franz April 21, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
Atholl SCDC - Brian's Programme - 6 December 2016-12-06 Joy Scott Dec. 5, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
Surbiton 2017 April 6th - Jim 2017-04-06 Jenny Kendrick April 2, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
St John's 2012-11-24 Ruby Anniversary Ball 2012-11-24 David McQuillan Oct. 4, 2012, 1:02 a.m.
ZA 2016-04-14 Bergvliet Class 2016-04-21 Heather McBurnie April 15, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
Scotia Feb. 29th 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 27, 2016, 2:45 a.m.
FSCDC 31 January 2012 2012-01-31 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 4, 2014, 2:01 p.m.
KW DIP July 25 2017 2017-07-25 Robert Audas March 28, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch February 19 2016 Social 2016-02-19 John Bottriell Jan. 30, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
Surbiton Caledonian 28.1.2016 2016-01-28 Jenny Kendrick Jan. 24, 2016, 11:56 p.m.
150819 w4 Wednesday - St Andrews 2015-08-19 Martina Mueller-Franz May 18, 2015, 12:03 p.m.
Van Isle Social Feb 10 Gordon Robinson Jan. 20, 2012, 2:06 p.m.
150805 w2 Wednesday - St Andrews 2015-08-05 Martina Mueller-Franz May 18, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
RSCDS Winter School 2015 – 26 Feb (Ball) Blair Atholl near Pitlochry 2015-02-26 Stuart Kreloff Feb. 15, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
Peter and Pat Clarke's Golden Wedding 2014-06-21 Irene Dracup March 31, 2015, 8:33 p.m.
Summer School 2015 Week 4 - Wednesday 2015-08-19 Andrew Locke July 19, 2015, 1:16 p.m.
FSCDC 21 April 2015 2015-04-21 Anselm Lingnau May 18, 2015, 10:48 a.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - St Andrews Social 2015 2015-11-21 Nicola Scott Aug. 31, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 3 May 2016 2016-05-03 Andrew Locke May 2, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2016_07_19 2016-07-19 June 10, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
160706_Freiburg_Hausball 2016-07-06 June 14, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2016_08_16 2016-08-16 July 6, 2016, 12:39 p.m.
171103 RSCDS AGM 2017 - Friday Dance 2017-11-03 Martina Mueller-Franz May 11, 2017, 4:56 p.m.
Surbiton 17th March 2016 Spring Event 2016-03-17 Jenny Kendrick March 12, 2016, 12:11 p.m.
Chiswick Scottish 170521 2017-05-21 Jerry Reinstein March 20, 2017, 11:04 a.m.
Chiswick ~ 170514 Social Dance (orig) 2017-05-14 James Wilson May 15, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
Fleet 2017-04-08 Spring Apprentices Dance 2017-04-08 David McQuillan Feb. 1, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170521 Club Night 2017-05-21 James Wilson May 12, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
RSCDS Dundee 2015 June 15 Stella Phillips March 17, 2015, 4:53 p.m.
Surbiton 1st September 2016 2016-09-01 Jenny Kendrick Aug. 17, 2016, 1:11 p.m.
London ~ 150811 Summer Tuesday 2015-08-11 Jeremy Dent Aug. 5, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 160410 Green Dance 2016-04-10 James Wilson April 5, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Hamburg 2012 Social Sir Toby May 7, 2012, 1:09 p.m.
Queen's Birthday Weekend Ball Amy Martin May 30, 2012, 12:08 p.m.
Queen's Birthday Weekend Ball Amy Martin May 30, 2012, 12:08 p.m.
Hamburg 2012 Ball Sir Toby May 6, 2012, 9:23 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - Core Dances - 2017/18 Nicola Scott Dec. 11, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
RSCDS Glasgow 23th May 2014 2014-05-23 Truus de Ceuster April 7, 2014, 1:57 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2013-09-29 2013-09-29 Keith Rose Aug. 22, 2013, 4:36 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - Afternoon School Evening Dance 2016 2016-03-05 Nicola Scott Jan. 15, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
Sutton Coldfield 13 March 2015 Nicola Scott March 8, 2015, 11:28 p.m.
NYC 2017-06-01 2017-06-01 Marc Hartstein May 29, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
140729 + 140812 w2+4 Tuesday 2014-07-29 Martina Mueller-Franz March 27, 2014, 5:32 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch March 17 2017 Social 2017-03-17 John Bottriell Feb. 20, 2017, 2:24 a.m.
Ottawa 50th- Golden Anniversary Ball 2016-04-16 Marion Hamilton April 2, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
Surbiton 2017 March 9th 2017-03-09 Jenny Kendrick March 3, 2017, 11:38 a.m.
Surbiton Caledonia 2016-02-11 Stewart Murray Feb. 7, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
Bonn 2016-12-19_End of Season 2016-12-19 Eva-Maria Beckmann Dec. 18, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Surbiton ~ 151015 Dance 2015-10-15 James Wilson Oct. 12, 2015, 2:23 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - Nice N Easy Social 2017 2017-04-22 Nicola Scott Jan. 15, 2017, 11:22 a.m.
20160130 - Paris intermediate workshop 2016-01-30 Aliénor Latour Dec. 10, 2015, 10:21 a.m.
Lucy Clark SCDC Charity Dance 23 April 2016 2016-01-28 Jan Collings Jan. 29, 2016, 12:36 a.m.
Bankfoot Xmas 2016 2016-12-05 Nov. 27, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
17-05-12 Kilmorack Spring Rally (Phipps Hall Beauly) 2017-05-12 Truus de Ceuster March 19, 2017, 2:14 a.m.
Forres Sumer Social 2016-08-08 Regina Freinbichler July 29, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Coaltown of Balgonie SCD 2017-03-17 Bill O'Donnell March 16, 2017, 10:58 a.m.
Bedford SDG 2012-09-23 Social 2012-09-23 Keith Rose Nov. 7, 2012, 11:29 p.m.
170810 w4 Thursday – St A. – Younger Hall 2017-08-10 Martina Mueller-Franz May 12, 2017, 12:08 p.m.
Surbiton ~ 150515 Ceilidh 2015-05-15 James Wilson May 2, 2015, 12:40 p.m.
RSCDS Falkirk 2016 Clackmannanshire Joint Dance 2016-05-27 Craig Skinner March 11, 2016, 4:40 p.m.
SURBITON CORE DANCES 2016-17 Jenny Kendrick Jan. 13, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Edinburgh Annual Ball 2016-05-14 Adrian Dickin April 3, 2016, 10:27 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham New Year Social 2015 Nicola Scott Aug. 30, 2014, 8:45 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance - 19 Oct 21 2013 Christine Parker-Jones Sept. 10, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
RSCDS AGM 2013 Dance (Friday) Anselm Lingnau Oct. 16, 2013, 2:27 a.m.
SEHSCDS Core Dance List Strathspeys 2016-10-24 Dance ForFun Oct. 24, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
Dances suggested for the 2016-17 list Sue Ronald Jan. 30, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Summer school 2013 weeks 3 and 4 Truus de Ceuster Aug. 7, 2013, 9:44 a.m.
Summer school 2014 weeks 1 and 2 Truus de Ceuster April 6, 2014, 8:37 p.m.

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