Dance Saint Columba's Strathspey 7520

Strathspey · 32 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: 31524)

Devised by
Vicky Sproule & Sadie L. Gillan (1985)
Intensity
08080 48884 08080 48444 = 55% (1 turn), 55% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Devised for St. Columba's ...

Devised for St. Columba's Hospice, Boswell Road, Edinburgh

Warning. In "SCD in Diagrams" (the "Pilling" book), up to the 8th Edition, the line at bar 12 is solid instead of dashed, giving the erroneous impression that this is a 40-bar dance.

Saint Columba's Strathspey 5/5L · S32

1–
2c+4c RHA ; lead out between end couples and cast back to face 1cnrs
9–
2c+4c cnrs pass and turn (change places Rsh with 1cnrs, who turn RH, change back, pass P Lsh and repeat with 2cnrs), finish with wide curve to midline facing P with M below W
17–
Reel4 on the centre line, to own places
25–
2c+3c+4c+5c set | 2c+4c cast off one while{2} 3c+5c dance up one (touch NH) ; 1c+2c turn RH and cast off one (3c+5c up). (to 3,1,5,2,4)

Note: In »corners pass and turn«, 1c normally pass Rsh on [4]; for this dance the instructions explicitly specify Lsh

Saint Columba's Strathspey 5/5L · S32

1-8
2s+4s dance RH across, 2s dance up while 4s dance down, 2s & 4s casting round ends on own sides to face 1st corners
9-16
2s+4s Pass+Turn with 1st corners, pass partner LSh & Pass+Turn with 2nd corners & into centre facing partner (L facing down M up)
17-24
2s+4s dance reel of 4 ending in original places on sides
25-32
2s & 4s set & cast down 1 place while 3s & 5s set & dance up 1 place, 1s & 2s turn RH & cast down 1 place. 3 1 5 2 4

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Added on: Feb. 6, 2013, 3:14 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Aug. 23, 2014, 8:57 p.m.
Quality: Informal/Social

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