Dance Farewell to Balfour Road 18272

Jig · 32 bars (per couple; total length 96 bars) · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: Canon)

Devised by
Andrew Buxton
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
“Written for the Brighton and ...

“Written for the Brighton and Hove SCD Club when they moved from Balfour School on Balfour Road to Moulsecoomb Hall.”

Note that being a canon, this dance only requires 96 bars of music rather than 160.

DEVISED:2015-12

Farewell to Balfour Road 5/5L · J32

1–
1c+2c 4H round and back
9–
1c+2c set & link ; 1c+3c set & link
17–
[2c start from top as 1c] 1c+4c+5c mirror reels3 on sides
25–
1c set | cross down RH to 4pl [4c up] ; 1c set | cross down LH to 5pl [5c up]

Repeat pattern until 1c are back at top but allow 5c to finish their turn [96 bars total]

Farewell to Balfour Road 5/5L · J32

1-8
1s+2s circle 4H round & back
9-16
1s+2s Set+Link; 1s+3s Set+Link
17-24
2s start while 1s+4s+5s dance mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down to start)
25-32
1s set, cross down RH to 4th place (4s step up); 1s set, cross down LH to 5th place (5s step up) 2 3 4 5 1
New top couple start every 16 bars. Repeat until 1s back in 1st place, they stand for 16 bars while 5s continue bars 17-32 ending back in 5th place

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Andrew Locke
Added on: Sept. 8, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Oct. 12, 2018, 1:05 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Andrew Buxton
Added on: Oct. 5, 2018, 12:30 a.m.
Quality: Reasonable

NameDateOwnerLast changed
New Haven Summer Dancing - 14.8.18 2018-08-14 Peter Price Aug. 11, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
ADW 12.10.18 2018-10-12 Elizabeth Gull Oct. 8, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
FSCDC Fugues etc. 7 April 2018 2018-04-07 Anselm Lingnau April 7, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
New York Branch 2018-05-24 Chris Ronald May 20, 2018, 3:05 a.m.
Richmond 23.01.19 2019-01-23 Simon Stewart Jan. 13, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Richmond ~ 190123 Dance 2019-01-23 James Wilson Jan. 21, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
St A SS 2019 w4 Thursday in town 2019-08-08 Diana Hastie Jan. 11, 2019, 11:22 p.m.
K&G WIP 2019 2019-04-27 Peter Price Aug. 11, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
190808 w4 Thursday - Younger Hall 2019-08-08 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
Scotia - 6 August 18 2018-08-06 Peter Price Aug. 4, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
Richmond Spring Dance 2019 2019-03-23 Simon Stewart Jan. 2, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
19 02 09 Cuckfield 2019-02-09 Chris Pratt Oct. 13, 2018, 2:52 p.m.
Fleet 2019-04-27 Spring Apprentices Dance 2019-04-27 David McQuillan Jan. 8, 2019, 1:25 a.m.
RSCDS East Lothian February Dance, 2019, Port Seton Centre 2019-02-01 Iain McNeill Jan. 7, 2019, 12:03 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - 8 January 2018 2019-01-08 Andrew Locke Jan. 6, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
18 12 08 Brighton and Hove 2018-12-08 Chris Pratt Sept. 9, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Stamford SCD Club Spring Dance 2019 2019-03-30 Amanda Peart Jan. 2, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 18 September 2018 2018-09-18 Andrew Locke Sept. 17, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
18 11 17 Eastbourne 2018-11-17 Chris Pratt Oct. 3, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
Westchester 12 December 2018 2018-12-12 Deborah Leary Dec. 9, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Bonn 2018-10-15 Uta Hasekamp Oct. 16, 2018, 12:28 p.m.
San Jose Class Plan Feb 11 2019 2019-02-11 Dilip Sequeira Dec. 26, 2018, 3:13 a.m.
TSC in Madeira (CD Week) 19-02-19 2019-02-19 Amanda Peart Nov. 9, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
Richmond ~ 181031 Dance 2018-10-31 James Wilson Oct. 30, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
NJ Teachers' Workshop 2018-08-07 Ken Saunders July 3, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 11.09.2018 2018-09-11 lldikó Szakolczai Sept. 13, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
Kilts and Ghillies 2019 2018-09-12 Peter Price Sept. 23, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Richmond ~ 181010 Dance 2018-10-10 James Wilson Oct. 6, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Richmond 12.12.18 2018-12-12 Simon Stewart Nov. 27, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
Scotia Halloween 2018 2018-10-29 Peter Price Sept. 9, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
RSCDS Book 52 2018-08-12 Stuart Kreloff Aug. 12, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Budapest Club Summer School 26.07.2018 2018-07-26 lldikó Szakolczai July 29, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
Richmond 181121 2018-11-21 Evelyn Norman Nov. 19, 2018, 11:02 a.m.
St Columba's Dancers 190304 Band Night 2019-03-04 Sarah B. Dec. 21, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Abingdon Class 14 January 2019 2019-01-14 Sandra McLevy Jan. 14, 2019, 11:42 p.m.
St Columba's Dancers 190218 2019-02-18 Sarah B. Dec. 21, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
19 02 23 Brighton and Hove 2019-02-23 Chris Pratt Jan. 1, 2019, 1:39 p.m.
2018-07 TCW taught antoine rousseau Aug. 8, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
Chiswick - 14 October 2018 (orig) 2018-10-14 James Wilson Oct. 15, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
19 01 05 Brighton and Hove 2019-01-05 Chris Pratt Sept. 16, 2018, 12:01 p.m.
18 06 23 Brighton & Hove at Moulsecoomb 2018-06-23 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
St Columba's Dancers 190204 2019-02-04 Sarah B. Dec. 21, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 11 September 2018 2018-09-11 Andrew Locke Sept. 7, 2018, 2:50 p.m.
TSC in Madeira (Band Week) 01-03-19 2019-03-01 Amanda Peart Nov. 9, 2018, 10:09 p.m.
Macduff class 26 Oct 2018 2018-10-26 William Legge Oct. 4, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
18 09 22 Brighton and Hove Tartan Ball 2018-09-22 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
10.10.18 2018-10-10 Simon Stewart Oct. 8, 2018, 8:16 a.m.
RSCDS Edinburgh Annual Ball 2019 2019-05-11 RSCDS Edinburgh Nov. 1, 2018, 10:55 a.m.
Chiswick - 6 January 2019 (orig) 2019-01-06 James Wilson Jan. 7, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Christmas Tea Dance 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 Amanda Peart Nov. 10, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Westbury Scottish Club (Bristol) Spring Dance 2019-04-06 Maggie Kirkup Jan. 4, 2019, 1:18 p.m.
SEHSCDS Early Spring Dnce 2019-02-01 Peter Dixon Nov. 12, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
181013 Cheam Northey Avenue 2018-10-13 Evelyn Norman Sept. 21, 2018, 3:16 p.m.
Jörn Bongers 2018-12-28 Nameless Dancer Dec. 28, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
Berkhamsted Highland Ball 9th February 2019 2019-02-09 Jane Rose Sept. 28, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Kloster Dance 2019 2019-04-06 Antje Boettcher Jan. 9, 2019, 9:45 p.m.
18 10 20 Bognor Regis 2018-10-20 Chris Pratt Aug. 21, 2018, 5:10 a.m.
19 03 09 SASS Charity Ball 2019-03-19 Chris Pratt Jan. 6, 2019, 2:58 p.m.
Summer School 2018 Week 4 Very Advanced Technically Challenging (2) 2018-08-06 SchloBDancers Heidelberg Aug. 26, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 19th January 2019 2019-01-19 Janet Brayson Oct. 21, 2018, 9:21 p.m.

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