Dance Red Ghillies 5496

Reel · 40 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Ann Skipper & Neil Stewart McLeod
Intensity
8000 8000 8440 8448 8888 = 55% (1 turn), 55% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Baratte, La (BARAT)
  • Rights and Lefts - half (R&L;HALF;)
  • 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
Published in
Recommended Music

Red Ghillies 4/4L · R40

1–
1c cross between 2c, cast behind 3c ; cross down and cast up round 4c
9–
cross up between 3c and cast behind 2c to top ; turn RH 1½ to 1pl
17–
1c+2c ½R&L ; 1c+3c ½R&L
25–
1c+4c ½R&L ; All turn RH (2x,3x,4x,1x)
33–
All set | All »La Baratte« [turn P RH ½ to full arms' length | change back sideways, W passing in front with her back to M, changing hands overhead to LH | turn LH ½ to own side] (2,3,4,1)

Red Ghillies 4/4L · R40

1-8
1s cross down, cast down behind 3s, cross down & cast up around 4s to 3rd place
9-16
1s cross up, cast up behind 2s to 1st place & turn RH 1.1/2 times
17-24
1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L
25-32
1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L & all turn RH
33-40
All set & dance a modified La Baratte :
Men 1/2 turn partners RH & retain hand but at arm's length from each other, Men retrace steps with partner turning right under his arm briefly into Allemande hold (Men behind partner facing Men's original place) & releasing partner's RH she turns under Mans left arm & all change places LH to own sides
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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Oct. 31, 2016, 1:16 a.m.
Quality: Reasonable

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Christmas Class 2016 Tuesday 2013-12-19 Irene Dracup Dec. 13, 2016, 11:39 a.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club Party Dance 21st April 2018 2018-04-21 Cherry Connnolly March 20, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
Saint-Petersburg - Meets guests from France 2017-07-12 Sergey Kargapoltsev July 4, 2017, 12:49 p.m.
Leeds Club dance 8 November 2014 2014-11-08 Irene Dracup Oct. 30, 2014, 10:37 a.m.
Leeds SCD Club Dance- 14th September 2013 2013-09-14 Christine Parker-Jones Sept. 11, 2013, 7:43 p.m.
THISTLE CLUB DANCE (Leeds) - 4 Oct 2014 2014-10-04 Christine Parker-Jones Sept. 21, 2014, 1:31 p.m.
SQP_20170908Jersey 2017-04-10 Roland Telle April 10, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club 28 March 2015 2014-05-10 Irene Dracup Feb. 22, 2015, 8:51 p.m.
LEEDS SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLUB (PRESIDENTS DANCE) 30 January 2016 2016-01-30 Irene Dracup Nov. 9, 2015, 5:39 p.m.

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