Dance The Last of the Lairds 3743

Jig · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Hugh A Thurston
Intensity
888 888 800 844 = 75% (1 turn), 56% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
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Published in
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Extra info
This dance was significantly modified ...

This dance was significantly modified, in agreement with the deviser, from the version first sent in, to the version published. It is said the deviser would have preferred to omit the setting on [17-18], which makes the dance difficult.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Last Of The Lairds Alex Macarthur & His Scottish Dance Band Scottish Country Dances (Vol. 2) LP 11 J32 84:37 34.6 [S] The Stool of Repentance/The Frost is All Over/The Blackthorn Stick/Pet o' the Pipers
The Last Of The Lairds Alex Macarthur & His Scottish Dance Band Highlander Music Old Masters Volume 1 CD 6 J32 84:37 34.6 [S] The Stool of Repentance/The Frost is All Over/The Blackthorn Stick/Pet o' the Pipers
The Last of the Lairds The Glendaruel Scottish Dance Band Scottish Country Dance LP 7 J320:00 0 The Stool of Repentance/Jean Reid's Jig/Drummond Castle/Chic Boath of Cramflat
The Last of the Lairds David Cunningham and his Scottish Dance Band Book 22. Twelve Modern Scottish Country Dances CD+ 5 J32 84:38 34.8 [S] The Stool of Repentance/The Family Pride/Balcomie House/Gallagher's Rant
The Last of the Lairds Lindsay Ross & his Scottish Dance Band Lindsay Ross & his Scottish Dance Band LP 10 J32 40:00 0.0 The Stool of Repentance/The Family Pride/Malcolm Ross
The Last of the Lairds Scottish Weekend Ensemble Memories of Scottish Weekend CD 2 J32 84:47 35.9 [S] The Stool of Repentance/Miss Dickson's Reel/Middling, Thank You/House of Gray
The Last of the Lairds John MacGregor Scottish Dance Band MacGregor's Gathering CD+ 1 J32 42:17 34.2 The Stool of Repentance/Miss Pat Marshall/Mary Gavin/Lindsay Barrie
The Last of the Lairds Ian Powrie and his Band Legends of Scotland - Best of Ian Powrie Band LP+ 4 J32 50:00 0.0 The Stool of Repentance/David Ross/The Irish Washerwoman
The Last of the Lairds The Commonwealth Ceilidh Band Dances Frae the North, Vols 1, 2 & 3 CD 8 J32 84:46 35.8 [S] The Stool of Repentance
The Last of the Lairds The Commonwealth Ceilidh Band Dances Frae the North Vols. 1 & 2 ? 3 J32 84:46 35.8 [S] The Stool of Repentance
The Last of the Lairds Don Bartlett and the Scotians Memory Lane CD+ 20 J32 84:33 34.1 The Stool of Repentance/Frances Gray/Bala-Kynwyd/Sunset View
The Last of the Lairds McBain's Scottish Country Dance Band Scottish Country Dancing LP 20 J32 84:33 34.1 The Stool of Repentance/The Top o' Ben Lomond/Harvest Time
The Last of the Lairds McBain's Scottish Country Dance Band Let's All Go Scottish Country Dancing LP 9 J32 84:33 34.1 The Stool of Repentance/The Top o' Ben Lomond/Harvest Time
The Boston Fiddle Club Jig Paddledoo Boston Hospitality LP+ 5 J32 80:00 0.0 The Stool of Repentance/Smaim a' phosaidh - Nuptial Knot/The Sailor's Wife/My Wife's a Wanton Wee Thing/Mr Charles Graham's Welcome Home/The Earl of Morton's Jig/The Lassies of Dunse
The Last of the Lairds Alasdair Fraser & Muriel Johnstone Just As It Was 3 CD 10 J32 84:38 34.8 [S] The Stool of Repentance/The Muckin' o' Geordie's Byre/Calliope House
Last of the Lairds Sandy Nixon and his Scottish Dance Band The Silver Spire CD 5 J32 84:39 34.9 [S] The Stool of Repentance/Jackson's Jig/Pet o' the Pipers/Ould Ireland/The Drunken Parson/Roaring Jelly/The Humours of Donnybrook/The Blackthorn Stick
The Last of the Lairds Fraser McGlynn and his Scottish Dance Band Fraser McGlynn and his Scottish Dance Band CD 11 J32 52:44 32.8 The Stool of Repentance/Hot Punch/Wee Todd
The Last of the Lairds Luke Brady's Scottish Dance Band Take Your Partners For Vol 4 CD 8 J32 84:49 36.1 The Stool of Repentance/Miss Mary Gibb/Patricia Ann Douglas/Jock Hosie's Fancy
The Last of the Lairds David Knight, Dan Emery & Dave Wiesler Thistle House Live! CD 12 J32 84:55 36.9 The Stool of Repentance/Tyro on the Tye/Oh! as I was kissed yestreen

The Last of the Lairds 3/4L · J32

1--
1c+2c+3c Reels3 on opposite side, all crossing from the top, 2c starts out and up (1x,2x,3x)
9--
1c+2c+3c Reels3 on own sides, all crossing back from the top (1,2,3)
17-20
1c set, cross RH, cast off (2c up)
21-28
cross down LH between 3c and cast up, dance up between 2c, cast off (2c up)
29-32
all turn RH

The dance originally had no setting on [17-18] , and could then be danced with normal phrasing.

The Last of the Lairds 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s cross down (each couple cross down as they reach top place) to dance reflection reels of 3 on sides
9-16
1s cross down (each couple cross down as they reach top place) to dance reflection reels of 3 on sides
17-24
1s set & cross RH then cast 1 place, cross down between 3s & cast up to 2nd place on own sides
25-32
1s lead up between 2s & cast down 1 place, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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