Dance Wisp of Thistle 7204

Also known as “The Wimps of Gristle” (unofficial).

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Pat Kent
Intensity
808 868 888 800 = 72% (1 turn), 55% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music

Wisp of Thistle 3/4L · S32

1–
1c+3c Petronella to midline | set to P ; 1c+3c ½Reel4
9–
3c+1c Petronella to own side, 3c+2c+1c set ; all turn P RH into
17–
3c+2c+1c Allemande (1,2,3)
25–
1c cross RH, cast off one (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 round 2c (2,1,3)

After their second turn, 1c casts to 4pl on [32] as 4c steps up

Wisp of Thistle 3/4L · S32

1-8
1s & 3s Petronella turn into centre & set to partners, dance 1/2 Reel of 4 in up & down centre of dance
9-16
3s & 1s Petronella turn onto own sides & 3s+2s+1s set, 3s+2s+1s turn partners RH to end ready for Allemande
17-24
3s+2s+1s dance Allemande
25-32
1s cross RH & cast down 1 place, dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s to end in 2nd place

Sorry, this browser doesn't seem to do SVG graphics :^(

OqbWAyGrUVI

Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Sept. 12, 2012, 9:17 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

BtI3cYhs1D8

Eric Ferguson
Added on: Feb. 13, 2013, 5:55 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

M7oJViZq7_o

YouTube Automatic Uploader
Added on: Aug. 18, 2013, 12:56 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

3aLDWToKIyQ

Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Feb. 25, 2015, 10:56 a.m.
Quality: Good

HMOC8lF_qdM

Truus de Ceuster
Added on: June 7, 2016, 1:56 p.m.
Quality: Good

NameDateOwnerLast changed
JaveaSCD-2015-04-22 2015-04-22 Roy Birkinshaw April 22, 2015, 2:01 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-09-19 2016-09-19 David Quarrie Sept. 20, 2016, 6:12 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-03-21 2016-03-21 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 9, 2016, 10:28 a.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 7. Dezember 2015 (DA) 2015-12-07 OnYourToes Darmstadt Nov. 29, 2015, 7:08 p.m.
Forres Sumer Social 2016-08-08 Regina Freinbichler July 29, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
HHK 7 February 2017-02-07 Deborah Leary Feb. 4, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Oldenburg 2013-08-12 2013-08-12 Judith Kowalczik Aug. 18, 2013, 1:24 p.m.
Freiburg_Midwinter_Ball_2017 2017-01-21 Sept. 25, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
140721 + 140804 w1+3 Monday 2014-07-21 Martina Mueller-Franz March 28, 2014, 2:57 p.m.
PW2017 SS5 (Tue, Arthur McNair) Charles Liu Oct. 29, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
St Andrews 2014 Week 3 Monday Andrew Locke July 6, 2014, 7:17 p.m.
Gyor Saturday Dance 2014 Felix Hamelbeck Sept. 18, 2014, 10:31 a.m.
Spring Fling 2017 - Friday Dec. 14, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
2014 TAC SS 1-Sunday Chris Ronald June 29, 2014, 3:56 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 24.01.2017 2017-01-24 Jan. 25, 2017, 2 p.m.
Gyoer Saturday Dance Felix Hamelbeck Sept. 18, 2014, 10:29 a.m.
Gardens 2017-06-19 John McLean June 19, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - Nice N Easy Social 2017 2017-04-22 Nicola Scott Jan. 15, 2017, 11:22 a.m.
Scotia First Hour 15 May 2017-05-15 Deborah Leary May 14, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
Tuesday 16 May 2017 Nicola Scott May 10, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Summer Charity Social Dance 2017 2017-06-24 Amanda Peart Feb. 2, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/05/21 2016-05-21 Daniel Hintermann May 1, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
Lethbridge 2017/02 February Social 2017-02-22 Gail Michener Feb. 16, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
170812 w4 Saturday – St A. – Younger Hall 2017-08-12 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:57 a.m.
Oldenburg 2015-01-05 2015-01-05 Martin McWilliam June 15, 2015, 2:43 p.m.
170729 w2 Saturday – St A. – Younger Hall 2017-07-29 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:52 a.m.
Reading 2012-10-13 October Dance 2012-10-13 David McQuillan Oct. 3, 2012, 2:49 p.m.
Tanz in den Mai Stuttgart 2015 2015-04-29 Gwen Paterson-Traxler April 1, 2015, 7:12 p.m.
170807 w4 Monday - St A. – Younger Hall 2017-08-07 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
TAC 2017 SS 5 Saturday Ball 29 July 2017-07-29 Gail Michener Feb. 15, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Springholm 2016-03-12 John Riddet March 12, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
170724 w2 Monday - St A. – Younger Hall 2017-07-24 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:51 a.m.
ZA 2011-06-13 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2011-06-13 Heather McBurnie April 2, 2017, 12:54 p.m.
RSCDS Leiceser-Dance Sat 16 April 2016 2016-04-16 Margaret Spence March 10, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club 28 November 2015 2015-11-02 Irene Dracup Nov. 28, 2015, 3:50 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170319 Social Dance (orig) 2017-03-19 James Wilson March 20, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Chiswick ~ 170319 Social Dance 2017-03-19 James Wilson March 20, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Bennochy Scottish Country Dance 2016-10-28 Joy Scott Oct. 15, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
Twin Cities Grand Ball 2014 Lara Friedman-Shedlov Feb. 11, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
RSCDS Falkirk 2014 Commonwealth Ceilidh Demonstration Craig Skinner June 9, 2014, 11:52 a.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday November 21st 2016 Sue Ronald Nov. 19, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
Torquay 2014 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 18, 2014, 7:07 p.m.
Summer school 2014 weeks 1 and 2 Truus de Ceuster April 6, 2014, 8:37 p.m.
Chemnitz Summer Day and Night - Social 10.6.2017 Thomas Groß May 31, 2017, 11:51 p.m.
ZA 2011-06-27 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2011-06-27 Heather McBurnie April 2, 2017, 12:54 p.m.
Westchester - March 15, 2017 2017-03-15 Peter Price March 13, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Swarthmore Class 2017-02-21 2017-02-21 Feb. 21, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-02-01 2016-02-01 Martin McWilliam Feb. 2, 2016, 11:48 a.m.
Westchester Feb 22 2017 Charlotte Holton Feb. 20, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
Calgary St Giles 2016 2016-03-19 Gail Michener Feb. 16, 2017, 12:17 a.m.
Scotia First Hour June 12 2017-06-12 Deborah Leary June 11, 2017, 1:30 a.m.
Summer School 2017: Week 2 Social Dances 2017-07-23 Yannick Versley June 7, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
RSCDS SF Jean Patrick Memorial Dance 2016-09-03 Rachel Pusey June 28, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Cambridge Tuesday Class - 2016.09.06 2016-09-06 Jacqui Brocker Sept. 7, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Scotia - 29 May 2017 2017-05-29 Peter Price May 28, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 10. November 2015 (F) 2015-11-10 Anselm Lingnau Oct. 2, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
Kilts and Ghillies Tea Dance - May 2016 2016-05-07 Peter Price Sept. 29, 2015, 4:18 p.m.
Leicester RSCDS 25 May 2017 2017-05-25 Margaret Spence April 27, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
ZA 2016-04-21 Bergvliet Right Royal Evening 2016-04-21 Heather McBurnie April 15, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Darmstadt_2015_11_02 2015-11-02 OnYourToes Darmstadt Nov. 1, 2015, 11:45 a.m.
17-06-10 Luxembourg weekend Ball 2017-06-10 Truus de Ceuster April 4, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 15. Januar 2016 (MZ) 2016-01-15 Narhalla Dancers Jan. 6, 2016, 4:15 p.m.
Paris Branch Class Danielle & Jerry 2016-01-04 Jerry Reinstein Jan. 5, 2016, 6:13 p.m.
Ottawa Branch Extra Social Craig Williams Jan. 7, 2013, 3:53 p.m.
FSCDC 6 October 2015 2015-10-06 Anselm Lingnau April 29, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
160625 Bridge of Allan with Nicol McLaren 2016-06-25 June 22, 2016, 3:06 p.m.
Rerr Terr 2017 2017-03-25 Marc Hartstein Jan. 17, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-03-08 2016-03-08 Martin McWilliam March 29, 2016, 3:25 p.m.
Oldenburg 2015-03-28 Potters Pairs Ball 2015-03-28 Martin McWilliam Nov. 18, 2014, 2:42 p.m.
WSCDS May 17 2017 Charlotte Holton May 15, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
Maidenhead 2014-10-26 Afternoon Tea Dance 2014-10-26 David McQuillan Sept. 24, 2014, 11:24 p.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2014 Jamie McDougall May 1, 2014, 12:04 a.m.
Scotia Dancers February 20 Feb. 19, 2017, 3:02 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire New Year Ball Sat 10 January 2015 2015-01-10 Christine Grove Oct. 7, 2014, 5:18 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 21.01.2016 2016-01-21 Zoltán Gräff Jan. 26, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Scotia Dancers january 30 Jan. 28, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
Cambridge Class Holiday Party 2016-12-19 2016-12-19 Charles Liu Nov. 17, 2016, 12:54 a.m.
2015-08-05 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2015-08-05 Truus de Ceuster May 27, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Ball programme Thistle Club Eindhoven 13-10-2012 2012-10-13 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 12, 2012, 11:05 p.m.
SASS16 social prog wk4 Wednesday 2016-08-10 June 3, 2016, 3:14 p.m.
20160727 w2 Wednesday - St Andrews summer school 2016-07-27 Truus de Ceuster June 5, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
160810 w4 Wednesday - St Andrews 2016-08-10 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
160727 w2 Wednesday - St Andrews 2016-07-27 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 12:56 p.m.
RSCDS Summer School Social Dance Programme 2016 - Week 4 Wednesday 2016-06-11 June 12, 2016, 12:17 a.m.
Royal Tea Party 2017 Lydia Hedge Jan. 29, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Westchester - February 15, 2017 2017-02-15 Peter Price Feb. 13, 2017, 12:30 a.m.
TAC 2017 SS 3 Tuesday Colour Theme Dance 2017-07-25 Gail Michener Feb. 13, 2017, 2:29 a.m.
NYC 2017-05-18 2017-05-18 Marc Hartstein May 17, 2017, 9:14 a.m.
Bridge of Allan 2017-03-04 2017-03-04 Thomas Groß March 4, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
Castle Club with J Lindsay 2017-03-04 Jan. 17, 2017, 12:57 a.m.
Summer Dance Belfast 2014 Ruth Clarke May 6, 2015, 5:22 p.m.
Millport weekend 2013 - Saturday dance Rocio Alcala-Quintana April 12, 2013, 2:40 p.m.
Cambridge Joint Class - Summer - Tuesday 6 June 2017 2017-06-06 Jacqui Brocker June 1, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Nunspeet Ball Programme 2016 2016-02-06 Margaret Lambourne Nov. 19, 2015, 12:57 a.m.
Chester Caledonian Xmas & Presidents Night 2015-12-12 Andrew Locke Dec. 9, 2015, 7:48 a.m.
Lethbridge 2017 Workshop Ball 2017-04-08 Gail Michener Nov. 29, 2016, 1:07 a.m.
RSCDS Edinburgh Nice 'n' Easy Dance 2017 Crib 2017-02-04 RSCDS Edinburgh Oct. 26, 2016, 9:58 a.m.
Ottawa Ball - 2014 2014-04-19 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:19 a.m.
Santa Rosa Youth Ball 2016-04-30 Rachel Pusey March 28, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
HHK 21 February 2017 2017-02-21 Deborah Leary Feb. 18, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
London Branch RSCDS Summer Wednesday 1st June 2016 2016-06-01 Jane Rose March 15, 2016, 7:58 p.m.
Summer Wednesday 2016 May 14, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
HoHoKus 11 April 2017 2017-04-11 Peter Price April 9, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
Oldenburg Potters Pairs Welcome dance 2016 2016-04-22 Martin McWilliam Jan. 15, 2016, 7:42 p.m.
Thistle Club Sept 2013 Jan Jones Aug. 17, 2013, 9:04 p.m.
Munich Burns Dance 2017 2017-02-04 Rita Reil Dec. 19, 2016, 12:33 p.m.
Market Harborough SCDS Dance 2014-09-20 2014-09-20 Sheila Lewins July 26, 2014, 5:47 p.m.
Westchester - February 8, 2017 2017-02-08 Peter Price Feb. 2, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
St Andrews RSCDS 5 August Andrew Locke July 5, 2014, 10:38 p.m.
NewHavenHighlandBall - Ball Program 2017-03-04 Peter Price Jan. 16, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Tavira Prog 1 2017-05-05 John McLean April 16, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
scotia 11 July 2016-07-11 Deborah Leary July 7, 2016, 2:39 a.m.
Pinewoods 2017 Scottish Session 2 2017-07-10 Charles Liu Jan. 22, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
New Scotland 2015 Summer Dance 2015-05-16 Craig Skinner May 14, 2015, 8:06 p.m.
HoHoKus 26 April 2016-04-26 Deborah Leary April 24, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Maidenhead 2017-05-07 Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-05-07 David McQuillan March 1, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
Westchester Ball - June 2017 2017-06-03 Peter Price March 19, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
170725 w2 - St Andrews Br. Summer Dance 2017-07-25 Martina Mueller-Franz March 23, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
St Petersburg Social 2015-02-22 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 13, 2015, 1:20 a.m.
140805 St Andrews Branch Social w3 2014-08-05 Martina Mueller-Franz June 25, 2014, 12:16 p.m.
New Haven Highland Ball & Brunch - 2017 2017-03-05 Peter Price Dec. 22, 2016, 5:09 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.
Castle Club with David Cunningham 2016-10-01 Sept. 26, 2016, 12:29 a.m.
scotia 11 July 2016-07-11 Deborah Leary July 7, 2016, 2:39 a.m.
Munich Whitsun Course 2004 2004-05-29 Cord Walter May 18, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
SEHSCDS Core Dance List Strathspeys 2016-10-24 Dance ForFun Oct. 24, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
Fall 2017 Workshop Lydia Hedge June 11, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
BSCD Dances Taught 2016-2017 Jamie McDougall Sept. 16, 2016, 2:37 a.m.
Unit 5 Dances Charles Liu March 4, 2015, 2:18 a.m.
Unit 5 dance assignment bank Sept 2013 Sue Ronald Aug. 9, 2014, 4:42 a.m.
ZA 2015 CelticCritters Examples for Cribs Diagrams Workshop Heather McBurnie Oct. 16, 2015, 1:48 p.m.
Rhein-Main Mini Social: Dances Anselm Lingnau Feb. 19, 2017, 11:45 a.m.

SCDDB User Ratings

. 0 votes
. 0 votes
. 0 votes
. 0 votes
. 0 votes
. 0 votes

Rate this Dance

Sign in to rate this dance!

User Reviews

Sign in to review this dance!