Dance The Wee Cooper O' Fife 6995

Also known as “Weird Couple 'o Fives” (unofficial).

Jig · 40 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Hugh Foss
Intensity
10,0/10,10/10,10/10,10 = 87% (1 turn), 60% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music
Extra info

10-bar phrases

10-bar phrases

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Lothian Scottish Dance Band In Strict Tempo LP+ 4 J40 42:59 35.8 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer
The Wee Cooper o' Fife David Cunningham and his Scottish Dance Band All Set CD+ 10 J40 64:20 34.7 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper of Fife David South and his Scottish Dance Band Kardinia Capers CD+ 5 J40 85:57 35.7 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window/The Metric Jig
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Peter White and his Scottish Dance Band Caller Herrin' and seven other SCD/Foss CD+ 11 J40 85:14 31.4 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Frank Reid and his Band Something Else LP+ 2 J40 80:00 0.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/The Lothian Lassie/Decadance
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Colin Dewar and his Scottish Dance Band Special Requests Volume 4 CD+ 10 J40 64:18 34.4 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife The Deirdre Adamson Quartet Come More Scottish Country Dancing CD+ 11 J40 85:40 34.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/The Fiddling Mathematician/Decadance/The Doctor's Dilemma
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Charlie Jemmett and His Band An Evening of Scottish Country Dancing LP 6 J40 80:00 0.0 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Peter White and his Scottish Dance Band Let's Go Scottish Country Dancing Vol 3 CD 11 J40 85:13 31.3 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/Wha's at the Window
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Dewhurst, Chris, Julie & Nick Beyond the Borders CD 7 J40 85:56 35.6 The Wee Cooper o' Fife/The Earl of St Andrews/Banks of the Tay/Cupar Lasses
The Wee Cooper o' Fife Iain Cathcart and his Band Dances to Song Tunes CD 15 J40 86:01 36.1 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O' Whistle and I'll Come To You/O Wha's at the Window/My Nannie's Awa/Dolly's Braes/A Rose-bud by My Early Walk
The Wee Cooper of Fife Alan Gardiner and his Scottish Dance Band A True Reflection CD 11 J40 42:45 33.0 [S] The Wee Cooper o' Fife/Last May a Braw Wooer/O Wha's at the Window

The Wee Cooper O' Fife 2/4L · J40

1-10
1c set, cross RH, set, lead down, cross and cast up (1,2)
11-20
1c+2c R&L (no polite turn), cross RH (1x,2x)
21-30
1c+2c set | ½ RHA ; set | ½ LHA | 1W+2M continue ½ LH turn while{} 1M+2W (the leading M and W) cast R and out on opposite side, all finish in line across facing P
31-40
Reel4 across the set | Pass P Rsh and dance to own side (2,1)

The Wee Cooper O' Fife 2/4L · J40

1-10
1s set & cross RH, set & cross down LH & cast up round 2s to original place
11-20
1s+2s dance R&L 1.1/4 times (ie 5 moves)
21-30
1s+2s set & dance 1/2 RH across, set & dance 1/2 LH across, 1L+2M continue turning LH to face partner as 1M & 2L cast into…
31-40
1s+2s dance full reel of 4 across dance passing partners RSh & dance back to own side (1s in 2nd place)

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