Dance The Celebration Jig 1114

See also: Celebration Jig (4/4L, Bowlen: Blackadder), Celebration Jig (3/3L, Bourne: Galloways)

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

Devised by
Roy Goldring (1994)
Intensity
826/888/866/888 = 66% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
Recommended Music

The Celebration Jig 3/4L · J32

1--
1c+3c “The Capstan”{6} round 2c (1c dance down as 3c cast up | repeat figure ; repeat figure) | 1c turn 2c EH ½ on the side and 3c & 2c face out (3,1,2)
9--
Crossover Reels3 on the sides, 1c cross down to start, finish with loops and with 1c LHJ and RHJ with 2cnr
17--
1c+2cnrs BiL | 1c turn P LH ½ as all cnrs chase 1place clw ; BiL again on 2diag. | 1c turn P LH ½ as all cnrs chase 1place clw (2x, 1 on midline,3x)
25--
2c+1M & 1W+3c RHA ; All turn P RH 1½ (2,1,3)

The Celebration Jig 3/4L · J32

1–6
1c&3c dance capstan round standing 2c (1W&3W dance round 2W, keeping her on their L, to finish in each other's places, while 1M&3M dance similarly round 2M keeping him on their R).
7–8
2c+1c change places (W LH, M RH) [2c fin facing out]
9–
Reels3 on sides (3c dance out and down, 1c cross down to 3x, 2c dance up; at end 2c+3c dance loops, 1c dance to face 2nd corner pos)
17–
1c (giving LH to ptr) & 2nd corner pos balance in line | 1c ½ turn LH while corners dance 1pl cw ; 1c (giving LH to ptr) & 2nd corner pers balance in line | 1c ½ turn LH while corners dance 1pl cw
25–28
1M&2c, 1W&3c RH across (to 2,1x,3)
29–32
All 1½ turn RH (to 2,1,3)

The Celebration Jig 3/4L · J32

1-6
1s+3s dance »The Capstan«:
1-2 1s NHJ dance down 2 places while 3s cast up to 1st place
3-4 3s NHJ dance down 2 places while 1s cast up to 1st place
5-6 1s NHJ dance down 2 places curving into 3rd place while 3s cast up to first place
7-8
1s+2s 1/2 turn on side (Men RH, Ladies LH)
9-16
1s cross down to dance reels of 3 on opp sides (3s out/down, 2s out/up to start). 2s+3s end reels with loops, 1s face 2nd corner (pstn)
17-24
1s join LH with partner, RH with corner & Bal-in-Line, 1s 1/2 turn LH while corners chase 1 place clockwise; repeat with 1st corner (pstn)
25-32
1M+2s also 1L+3s dance RH across to all on opp sides (2) (1) (3); all turn partner 1.1/2 RH

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Added on: Sept. 11, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 1. Juli 2016 (MZ) 2016-07-01 Narhalla Dancers June 22, 2016, 9:34 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 6. September 2016 (F) 2016-09-06 Anselm Lingnau July 6, 2016, 11:36 p.m.
Darmstadt_2016_05_23 2016-05-23 OnYourToes Darmstadt May 18, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
Pawling 2016 - Dances taught Sue Ronald May 27, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Nunspeet 40th Anniversary Ball 2020-02-01 Margaret Lambourne Oct. 23, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 6. Juni 2016 (DA) 2016-06-06 OnYourToes Darmstadt May 18, 2016, 8:55 p.m.
FSCDC 10 May 2016 2016-05-10 Anselm Lingnau May 31, 2016, 11:19 p.m.
Roy Goldring dances 2017-12-23 Atsuko Clement Dec. 23, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
Rhein-Main Mini Social: Dances Anselm Lingnau July 17, 2018, 1:30 a.m.

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