Dance Ellwyn's Fairy Glen 1966

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

Devised by
John M Duthie
Intensity
888/800/844/844 = 50% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Although not in the original ...

Although not in the original instructions, clapping three times in bars 26 and 28 as 1st couple cross has become a popular variation.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Rob Gordon and his Band I Love Scotland LP 4 R32 80:00 0.0 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/The Fairy Dance/Johnnie Cope
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen David Anderson & his S.D.B. Highlander Music Scottish Dances Vol 8 CD 4 R32 84:48 36.0 [S] Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/George Darling's Reel/Pam Finlayson's Reel/Traditional Air
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Jim Berry and his Scottish Dance Band Farewell to the Tay (CD: Early Days) CD+ 5 R32 84:46 35.8 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Back o' Bennachie/Claverhouse Reel
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Rob Gordon and his Band Caledonian Ball, The - Vol 4 LP 1 R32 84:23 32.9 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Polwart on the Green/The Piper's Cave
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Rob Gordon and his Band Country Dance, Ceilidh Dance CD 1 R32 84:23 32.9 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Polwart on the Green/The Piper's Cave
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Jim Dawson and his Scottish Country Dance Band Bow and Curtsy LP+ 5 R32 84:24 33.0 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Miss Campbell of Saddell's Strathspey/Tapping Toes/The Best o' Twa
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Jim Johnstone and his Band A Measure of Scotch LP 13 R322:24 0 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Miss S J Marshall/The Well Wynd
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Jimmy Shand and his Band Back Hame Tae Auchtermuchty LP 11 R32 80:00 0.0 Niel Gow's Farewell to Whisky/Polwart on the Green/The Piper's Cave
Ellwyn's Fairy Glen Jimmy Blair and his Scottish Dance Band Jimmy Blair's Scottish Dance Party LP 1 R32 80:00 0.0 The Barnyards of Delgaty/The Hopeful Lover/Wee Malcolm

Ellwyn's Fairy Glen 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s+3s set, DoSiDo & set
9-16
1s lead down, cross below 2s & cast down round 3s. 1s lead up, cross & 1M casts down round 3M while 1L casts round 2L to face 1st corners
17-24
1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st corners & 1/2 reel of 4 with 2nd corners
25-32
1s 1/2 turn partner LH (2 bars), turning inwards to turn partner RH (2 bars) to end in 2nd place opp sides. All circle 6H 1/2 round to left to places 2 1 3

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Oct. 19, 2015, 9:47 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

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Murrough Landon
Added on: June 12, 2021, 10:52 a.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

NameDateOwnerLast changed
15-10-31 Delft, Halloween Ball 2015-10-31 Truus de Ceuster Oct. 17, 2015, 12:16 a.m.
Halloween Social 2017-10-30 Jamie Berg Gray Oct. 29, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Halloween Dance Delft 2015 2015-10-31 Edwin Werner Nov. 21, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
GASP - Feb 3 2017 2017-02-03 John Bottriell Jan. 7, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
170204 Castle Club A Ross 2017-02-04 Kate Kinnear Dec. 30, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
Trinity 6 Apr 19, Nicol McLaren 2019-04-06 Bill Austin March 24, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Curia Weekend 2017 - Welcome Ball 2017-12-01 Isabel Neves Aug. 10, 2017, 1:29 p.m.
Heather & Will's Wedding Ball 1993-05-29 Andy Peterson Jan. 3, 2018, 5:26 a.m.
GASP December 2 2016 2016-12-02 John Bottriell Nov. 4, 2016, 3:42 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 30.10.2018 2018-10-30 lldikó Szakolczai Oct. 31, 2018, 8 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2010-2011 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 5:09 a.m.
Tadley 2017-10-31 Halloween Dance 2017-10-31 David McQuillan Sept. 29, 2017, 1:41 p.m.
Tadley Scottish Country Dancers - Halloween Dance 2017 2017-10-31 V Gardner Oct. 5, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/04/09 2016-04-09 Daniel Hintermann Feb. 13, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
RSCDS Richmond (N.Yorks) February social 2019 2019-02-01 Louise Macdougall Jan. 9, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
Stuart Barr's programme - 7 February 2017-02-07 Joy Scott Jan. 16, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
1990 Delaware Valley RSCDS - 11th Annual Delaware Ball 1990-10-20 Andy Peterson Jan. 3, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
Atholl SCDC Week 22 Rod`s Programme 25/02/20 Website:-www.athollscd.co.uk 2020-02-25 Brian Martin Jan. 21, 2020, 4:07 p.m.
Pawling Weekend - Dances Taught in 2019 Chris Ronald May 31, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 1998-1999 1998-12-31 Andy Peterson Nov. 26, 2018, 12:41 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2002-2003 2002-12-31 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 1987-1988 1987-12-31 Andy Peterson March 31, 2018, 7:11 p.m.
PW 2019 Janet Johnston Charles Liu May 14, 2019, 3 a.m.
Dances suggested for the 2016-17 list Sue Ronald Jan. 30, 2016, 8:32 p.m.

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