Dance The Swilcan 6420

Jig · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
James B Cosh
Intensity
8448 8888 8448 6082 = 75% (1 turn), 75% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Balance in Line (BALNCE)
  • Rights and Lefts - half (R&L;HALF;)
  • Reel of four - on side (REEL;R4;SIDES;)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
  • 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
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
Recommended Music
NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Swilcan Jimmy Shand and his Band The Legendary Jimmy Shand LP+ 11 J32 42:21 35.2 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/Kinkell Braes/Ythan Bar
The Swilcan Jimmy Shand and his Band The Legendary Jimmy Shand CD 9 J32 42:21 35.2 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/Kinkell Braes/Ythan Bar
The Swilcan Jim MacLeod and his Band Selected Scottish Country Dances CD+ 2 J32 40:00 0.0 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/The Thistle Centre/Monarch of the Glen
The Swilcan Olympians Scottish Dance Band Meet the Olympians LP 2 J32 42:21 35.2 Gordon B. Cosh/Christine Macaskill/Aithernie Lodge/The Corner House Jig
The Swilcan Olympians Scottish Dance Band Scottish Dance Music CD 8 J32 42:21 35.2 Gordon B. Cosh/Christine Macaskill/Aithernie Lodge/The Corner House Jig
The Swilcan The Deirdre Adamson Quartet Come Scottish Country Dancing CD+ 7 J32 42:27 36.8 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/Miss Katrina Margaret Douglas/Anne Harper of Kaimhill/Ron and Evelyn Wake
The Swilcan Alastair Hunter & the Lorne Scottish Dance Band Let's Dance Again. Volume 2 MC 12 J32 42:19 34.8 Gordon B. Cosh/Barbara Emslie/The Shearing of the Shepherd
The Swilcan John Taylor & Andrew Imbrie Steppin' Out CD+ 1 J32 42:31 37.8 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/Midlothian Pipe Band/Kenmure's on and awa'
The Swilcan Jig Ian Reid and his Scottish Dance Band Ian Reid and his Scottish Dance Band LP 4 J32 42:16 34.0 Gordon B. Cosh/Christie MacLeod/Stoneypath Tower/John Whyte's Jig
The Swilcan Jig Ian Reid and his Scottish Dance Band Scottish Dance Frolic CD 1 J32 42:16 34.0 Gordon B. Cosh/Christie MacLeod/Stoneypath Tower/John Whyte's Jig
The Swilcan John Ellis and his Highland Country Band John Ellis LP 2 J32 40:00 0.0 Gordon B. Cosh/Sandy Pirie of Hazelhead/The Nineteenth Hole
The Swilcan McBain's Scottish Country Dance Band Scottish Country Dancing LP 14 J32 84:28 33.5 Gordon B. Cosh/John D. Burgess/Angus MacKinnon
The Swilcan McBain's Scottish Country Dance Band Let's All Go Scottish Country Dancing LP 3 J32 84:28 33.5 Gordon B. Cosh/John D. Burgess/Angus MacKinnon
The Swilcan The Craigowl Scottish Dance Band Night Owls MC 15 J32 42:26 36.5 Gordon B. Cosh/Maid of Bellevue/Balcomie House/My Dungannon Sweetheart
The Swilcan Gordon Shand and his Scottish Dance Band Book 23. Twelve Modern Scottish Country Dances CD+ 8 J32 42:28 37.0 [S] Gordon B. Cosh/Arthur Walker's Jig/Trip to Toronto/Adam Hickey's
The Swilcan Jim Johnstone and his Band Take the Floor MC 8 J32 84:25 33.1 Gordon B. Cosh/Christie MacLeod/Donach Head/Jamie Rae
The Swilcan Jim Johnstone and his Band Heather Medley Scottish Country Dancing CD+ 16 J32 84:25 33.1 Gordon B. Cosh/Christie MacLeod/Donach Head/Jamie Rae

The Swilcan 4/4L · J32

1–
1c+2c & 3c+4c join RH on side and Balance in Lines across | Hold RH and BiL on own side (2,1,4,3) ; the middle pairs (1M+4M & 1W+4W) hold LH and BiL across | hold LH and BiL on sides (2,4,1,3)
9–
Reels4 on the sides
17–
2c+4c & 1c+3c Circle4 ; 4c+1c LHA (2,4,1,3)
25–
1c+3c ½ R&L ; 3c+1c cross RH , 3c+4c change places on side LH (2,3,4,1)

The Swilcan 4/4L · J32

1-4
1s & 4s 1/4 turn RH on sides with 2s & 3s to Bal-in-Lines across, drop LH & 1/4 turn RH to Bal-in-Line on side
5-8
1s 1/4 turn 4s LH to Bal-in-Line across, drop RH & 1/4 turn to Bal-in-Line on side ending 2 4 1 3
9-16
All dance RSh reels of 4 on own side
17-24
2s+4s & 1s+3s circle 4H round once to left & 4s+1s only (centre couples) dance back LH across
25-32
1s+3s (bottom couples) dance 1/2 R&L & cross RH, 4s & 3s (centre couples) change places LH on side. 2 3 4 1

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
November Course 2018 - Kuckucksnest 2018-11-23 Martina Mueller-Franz Nov. 24, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
2019-06-08 Dunedin Summer Dance 2019-06-08 Ian Brockbank Nov. 9, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 19.03.2013 2013-03-19 Zoltán Gräff March 20, 2013, 12:39 p.m.
Vienna Branch Video Project Felix Hamelbeck Nov. 27, 2018, 8:34 a.m.
2017-03-18 Dunedin Spring Dance 2017-03-18 John Nuttall Feb. 25, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
St John's 2012-11-24 Ruby Anniversary Ball 2012-11-24 David McQuillan Oct. 4, 2012, 1:02 a.m.
Eastbourne and Grange-over-Sands 2013 Truus de Ceuster Nov. 3, 2013, 9:44 p.m.

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