Dance The Cuckoo Clock 1465

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

Devised by
Ian Barbour (1991)
Intensity
888 880 888 888 = 91% (1 turn), 69% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music

The Cuckoo Clock 3/4L · R32

1–
1c+2c+3c mirror Reels3 on the sides (2c start out and up)
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c start crossing down)
17–
1c cross down to 3plx & cast up to 2plx while{4} 2c set+cross down to 3plx while{4} 3c cast up to 1pl and cross ; all turn RH (3x,1x,2x)
25–
3c+1c+2c S&Link twice

The Cuckoo Clock 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s+3s dance reels on own sides 1s dancing in & down, 2s dance out & up, 3s in & up to start
9-16
1s+2s dance double Fig of 8
17-20
"Muirland Wille" figure:
1s dance down middle, cross over & cast up to 2nd place on opposite
while 2s set & cross RH to 3rd place on opposite side
while 3s cast up to 1st place & cross RH to opposite side
21-24
3s+1s+2s turn partners RH once round
25-32
3s+1s+2s Set+Link for 3 twice

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Murrough Landon
Added on: April 21, 2019, 12:21 a.m.
Quality: Good

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Jacmel Dent
Added on: April 19, 2018, 12:23 p.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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2014-07-30 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2014-07-30 Truus de Ceuster May 27, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
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Oldenburg 2015-04-27 2015-04-27 Sir Toby May 1, 2015, 10:14 p.m.
18 09 08 Brighton & Hove at Moulsecoomb 2018-09-08 Chris Pratt June 24, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
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Richmond 20.03.19 2019-03-20 Simon Stewart March 19, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
18 07 21 Brighton and Hove at Hurstpierpoint 2018-07-21 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
16 01 09 SASS 2016-01-09 Chris Pratt Dec. 12, 2015, 3:10 p.m.
Fleet 2014-12-06 Autumn Apprentices Dance 2014-12-06 David McQuillan Nov. 11, 2014, 1:34 a.m.
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Richmond 05.12.2018 2018-12-05 Simon Stewart Nov. 26, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
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Ipswich Christmas Dance 2015-12-12 David Ambrose Dec. 2, 2015, 11:51 a.m.
18-11-10 Bridge of Allan 2018-11-10 Kate Kinnear Nov. 10, 2018, 11:58 a.m.
Richmond ~ 180421 Spring Dance 2018-04-21 James Wilson April 10, 2018, 10:37 a.m.
Richmond ~ 181031 Dance 2018-10-31 James Wilson Oct. 30, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
15 03 14 SASS Charity Ball 2015-03-14 Chris Pratt Dec. 18, 2014, 5:31 p.m.
Graduation Party 1998-06-26 Edwin Werner Feb. 2, 2015, 9:18 a.m.
15 07 25 Brighton and Hove 2015-07-25 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:25 a.m.
16 04 09 Hastings 2016-04-09 Chris Pratt Feb. 6, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
DUSCDS Ball with James Coutts 2016-05-07 Kate Kinnear May 2, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Ipswich Spring Dance 2018-04-07 David Ambrose April 5, 2018, 10:51 a.m.
19 10 12 Tartan Ball Brighton & Hove 2019-10-12 Chris Pratt April 30, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Social Weds 12 June 2019 2019-06-12 Christine Grove June 3, 2019, 3:41 p.m.
Alva 08 Aug 19 - David Oswald 2019-08-08 Bill Austin Aug. 7, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
RSCDS Sutton Coldfield - September 2019 social Nicola Scott Sept. 4, 2019, 12:11 p.m.
London Highland Club 2016-03-05 Kevin Kearns March 3, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
DA 180427 Sue Ronald April 23, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Burns Stuttgart 2015 2015-01-24 Meinhard Reiser Nov. 30, 2014, 2:46 p.m.
Carnoustie 100719 2019-07-10 Mary Cant July 3, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
TSC in Evora 13th March 2018 2018-03-13 Amanda Peart Nov. 23, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Richmond 12.12.18 2018-12-12 Simon Stewart Nov. 27, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
Dingwall Scottish Country Dance Club October Rally 2019 2019-10-19 Fiona Newton Aug. 19, 2019, 10:42 p.m.
17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11 p.m.
180302 Blairgowrie with Jim Lindsay 2018-03-02 Kate Kinnear Jan. 22, 2018, 2:15 p.m.
15 10 24 Hastings 2015-10-24 Maddy Coelho Sept. 13, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
Guildford 2015-05-02 Spring Dance with Video links 2015-05-02 Stuart Kreloff April 19, 2015, 9:02 p.m.
17 07 01 Goring 17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Fleet 2019-03-02 Annual Dance 2019-03-02 David McQuillan Jan. 8, 2019, 12:35 a.m.
Guildford 2015-05-02 Spring Dance 2015-05-02 David McQuillan April 9, 2015, 6:28 p.m.
Camberley 2014-03-29 Spring Ball 2014-03-29 David McQuillan Feb. 10, 2014, 10:46 p.m.
17 01 07 Brighton and Hove 2017-01-07 Chris Pratt Nov. 20, 2016, 9:50 p.m.
Ashdale Hall Westhill (Aberdeen) 2017-04-28 Brian Anderson April 7, 2017, 1:59 p.m.
14 10 25 Hastings 2014-10-25 Chris Pratt Sept. 23, 2014, 3:56 p.m.
Fleet 2015-03-07 Annual Dance 2015-03-07 David McQuillan Feb. 13, 2015, 11:57 p.m.
New Scotland Annual Dance 2019-02-02 John Nuttall Jan. 27, 2019, 1:46 p.m.
Richmond Spring Dance 2019 2019-03-23 Simon Stewart Jan. 2, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
RSCDS BHS 2019-09-28 Autumn Social 2019-09-28 David McQuillan April 17, 2019, 12:53 a.m.
Aurora Ball 2018 2018-06-02 Mary Cant May 31, 2018, 7:11 p.m.
20181215 - Christmas Dance Helensburg 2018-12-15 Zsofia Jozsef Nov. 14, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
Ox-Cam HB 2017-03-04 Nameless Dancer Jan. 1, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
18 01 27 Brighton & Hove Burns 2018-01-27 Chris Pratt Dec. 20, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
2016-01-23 Burns Night 2016 2016-01-23 Meinhard Reiser Dec. 16, 2015, 6:57 p.m.
Fleet 2017-04-08 Spring Apprentices Dance 2017-04-08 David McQuillan Feb. 1, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
19 06 01 SASS Newick 2019-06-01 Chris Pratt April 28, 2019, 9:10 p.m.
16 09 24 Eastbourne 2016-09-24 Chris Pratt June 21, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
Alford 12oct2018 2018-10-12 Mark Hagger Sept. 25, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Camberley 2012-10-20 Charity Dance 2012-10-20 David McQuillan Oct. 3, 2012, 2:32 p.m.
18 09 22 Brighton and Hove Tartan Ball 2018-09-22 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Oxford and Cambridge Highland Ball 2017 - 04 March 2017 2017-03-04 Stuart Kreloff March 3, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
17 11 25 Hastings 2017-11-25 Chris Pratt Sept. 24, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
Torphins 07Dec2018 2018-12-07 Mark Hagger Oct. 14, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
19 01 05 Brighton and Hove 2019-01-05 Chris Pratt Sept. 16, 2018, 12:01 p.m.
19 07 06 Moulsecoomb 2019-07-06 Chris Pratt May 19, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Autumn Classes 2019 2019-09-03 Fiona Newton Sept. 3, 2019, 11:58 p.m.
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Autumn Classes 2019 2019-09-03 Fiona Newton Sept. 3, 2019, 11:58 p.m.
Scarborough 2014 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 21, 2014, 11:09 p.m.
Tamburin Stuttgart Mittwoch Class 2018-10-24 Meinhard Reiser May 10, 2019, 5:42 p.m.

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