Dance The Express 2024

Jig · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

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Unknown
Intensity
888/888/800/880/888 = 80% (1 turn), 60% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
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Button and Whitaker's Le ...

Button and Whitaker's Le Sylphe, 1814

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Express Jimmy Shand and his Band A Scottish Fancy CD+ 10 J40 85:28 32.8 [S] The Ferry/The Bugle Horn/The Scottish Horse/Lord Cathcart
The Express Sandy Nixon and his Scottish Dance Band Just What the Doctor Ordered MC 7 J40 42:54 34.8 The Ferry/Colonel Robertson/Aithernie Lodge/John Grumlie
The Express Craig McCallum's Scottish Dance Band Book 20. Music for Twelve Scottish Country Dances MC 11 J40 85:45 34.5 The Express/Johnnie Walker/Da Sooth End/The Fairhaired Boy
The Express Gordon Shand and his Scottish Dance Band In Top Gear MC 12 J40 42:50 34.0 The Ferry/The Humours of Castle Glendart/The Ship in Full Sail/Merrily Danced the Quaker's Wife
The Express George B Stirrat Favourite Scottish Dances LP 5 J40 80:00 0.0 The Express/Hot Punch/Wha Wadna' Fecht for Charlie/The Bugle Horn
The Express Jimmy Shand and his Band Jimmy's Fancy LP 3 J40 85:19 31.9 The Ferry/The Bugle Horn/The Scottish Horse/Lord Cathcart
The Express Jimmy Shand and his Band Scotland's Own Jimmy Shand LP+ 8 J40 85:19 31.9 The Ferry/The Bugle Horn/The Scottish Horse/Lord Cathcart
The Express Bert Shorthouse & the Glenlomond Band Scottish Band Showcase LP 4 J40 80:00 0.0 The Ferry/Bannocks o' Barley Meal/The Maid of Glengarrysdale
The Express Bert Shorthouse & the Glenlomond Band Come Dance Wi' Me LP 11 J40 80:00 0.0 The Ferry/Bannocks o' Barley Meal/The Maid of Glengarrysdale
The Express Jimmy Blue and his Scottish Band Favourite Scottish Dance Music Vol. 2 LP 5 J40 40:00 0.0 The Express/Charlie Hunter/A M Shinnie
The Express Rutherford, Maureen & Copland, Neil Medal Tests for Young Dancers CD 24 J40 21:32 36.8 The Ferry/Cavehill
The Express The Deirdre Adamson Quartet An Angus Welcome CD 5 J40 85:41 34.1 [S] The Express/Off She Goes/The Soldier's Dance/Teviot Brig
The Express Nicol McLaren & The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band Book 20. Music for Twelve Scottish Country Dances CD 11 J40 85:47 34.7 [S] The Ferry/Sanda's Jig/The Piteucher Jig/Patricia Ann Douglas/Crucifield/Maureen's Jig/Provost Tonge of Monifieth
The Express David South and his Scottish Dance Band To the Laird CD 11 J40 85:54 35.4 The Ferry/The Cobbler/Jeannie's Blue Een/The Drunken Parson
The Express Fraser McGlynn and his Scottish Dance Band Fraser McGlynn and his Scottish Dance Band CD 15 J32 63:14 32.3 The Ferry/My Wife's a Winsome Wee Thing/I Lo'e nae a Laddie but Ane
The Express The Glendaruel Scottish Dance Band Take Your Partners CD+ 12 J40 42:49 33.8 The Ferry/Jeannie's Blue Een/Lochiel's Welcome to Glasgow
The Express David Knight, Dan Emery & Dave Wiesler Thistle House Live! CD 9 J40 86:02 36.2 The Ferry/The Muckin' o' Geordie's Byre/Snowy Wedding/The Hills of Glenorchy
The Express Donald J Bartlett The Well Tuned Piano ? 4 J40 85:59 35.9

The Express 3/4L · J40

1–
1c Reel3 on opposite side with 2c+3c (1x,2,3)
9–
1c Reel3 on own sides with 2c+3c (1,2,3)
17–
1c lead down the middle and up
25–
1c+2c Allemande, finish 1c in DTr position facing own sides (1c face up NHJ and open ; use PdB if desired)
33–
DTr (to 2,1,3)

The Express 3/4L · J40

1-8
1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides
9-16
1s cross down to dance reflection reels on own sides
17-24
1s lead down the middle & back
25-32
1s+2s dance Allemande (1s ending in the centre in double triangle pstns)
33-40
1s dance Double Triangles

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Andrew Locke
Added on: June 11, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Quality: Good

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John Homes
Added on: Dec. 17, 2020, 1:05 a.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest Local Club 21.10.2021 2021-10-21 lldikó Szakolczai Oct. 21, 2021, 9:53 p.m.
Oldenburg 2018-01-29 2018-01-29 Judith Kowalczik Jan. 28, 2018, 11:51 a.m.
Class 9-26-17 2017-09-26 Sarah Harriman Sept. 27, 2017, 2:29 a.m.
Oldenburg 2018-04-02 2018-04-02 David Quarrie April 3, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
170413 Easter Course 2017 - Kuckucksnest 2017-04-13 Martina Mueller-Franz April 17, 2017, 4 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2018-04-05 2018-04-05 David Quarrie April 6, 2018, 1:22 p.m.
Johnsonville SCD NZ Tartan Night Oct 2017 2017-10-02 John Munro Sept. 12, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
Wrexham - Monday 29 April 2019 2019-04-29 Andrew Locke March 31, 2019, 9 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 26 March 2019 2019-03-26 Andrew Locke March 24, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 19 March 2019 2019-03-19 Andrew Locke March 17, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Oldenburg 2017-10-23 2017-10-23 Martin McWilliam Oct. 22, 2017, 12:01 p.m.
Vienna Summer of 2020: 10.7.2020 2020-07-10 Felix Hamelbeck July 5, 2020, 8:16 p.m.
Ball programme Thistle Club Eindhoven 13-10-2012 2012-10-13 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 12, 2012, 11:05 p.m.
16 01 15 Bournemouth Friday 2016-01-15 Chris & Lee Pratt Dec. 12, 2015, 4:31 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 12 March 2019 2019-03-12 Andrew Locke March 9, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
San Diego 2019 Spring Workshop & Dance 2019-03-30 Ward Fleri Oct. 21, 2018, 2:24 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball 1996 1996-03-16 Andy Peterson March 11, 2018, 5:56 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch - Nice and Easy 17 June 2017 2017-06-17 Andrew Locke Feb. 3, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Nice and Easy Dance - 17 June 2017 2017-06-17 Christine Grove Feb. 10, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
Bi-FZ­Z_2018-03-15 Verl Girl March 18, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
New Scotland 2015 Annual Dance 2015-01-31 Craig Skinner Jan. 27, 2015, 2:19 p.m.
HEADINGTON CLASS ADV/INT/BEG 2021-10-28 susan Koffler-Sluijter Oct. 25, 2021, 1:31 a.m.
Heidelberg Ball 2013-05-11 2013-05-11 Anselm Lingnau May 7, 2013, 4:33 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 13 June 2017 2017-06-13 Andrew Locke June 11, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Swarthmore College English-Scottish Ball 1992 (22nd Annual) 1992-02-14 Andy Peterson March 30, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball 2006 2006-03-11 Andy Peterson March 31, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Dance Suggestions 2018 Judith Kowalczik Jan. 14, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
NewHavenHighlandBall - Ball Program 2017-03-04 Peter Price Jan. 16, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session II 2012 - Thursday Night Program 2012-07-12 Andy Peterson March 19, 2018, 5:47 a.m.
Wrexham - Monday 25 March 2019 2019-03-25 Andrew Locke March 10, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
Toronto's 50th Tartan Ball Hung-Yip Tang Feb. 1, 2013, 7:58 p.m.
New Scotland Annual Dance 2017-02-04 Daniel Hintermann Feb. 4, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
Heidelberger Ball 2017 2017-10-28 Narhalla Dancers Oct. 27, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch - Social 10 April 2019 2019-04-10 Andrew Locke March 10, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
New Haven Highland Ball & Brunch - 2017 2017-03-05 Peter Price Dec. 22, 2016, 5:09 p.m.
Oldenburg 2018-04-14 Saturday Ball 2018-04-14 Martin McWilliam Feb. 18, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Vienna Summer of 2020: 17.7.2020 2020-07-17 Felix Hamelbeck July 5, 2020, 8:17 p.m.
FSCDC 4 September 2012 2012-09-04 Anselm Lingnau Sept. 4, 2012, 5:13 p.m.
FSCDC 24 October 2017 2017-10-24 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 12, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Trinity SCDC Edinburgh 2017/12/16 2017-12-16 Daniel Hintermann Dec. 12, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
FSCDC 11 September 2012 2012-09-11 Anselm Lingnau Sept. 11, 2012, 3:51 p.m.
Vienna Summer of 2020: 24.7.2020 2020-07-24 Felix Hamelbeck July 20, 2020, 10:58 p.m.
Cambridge Class End of Season Party 2017-06-26 2017-06-26 Charles Liu June 3, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
SEHSCDS February 2017 Dance 2017-02-10 Dance ForFun Dec. 22, 2016, 11:41 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch Nice and Easy 21 June 2014 2014-06-21 Christine Grove April 6, 2014, 6:07 p.m.
RSCDS Toronto: January Monthly Dance, 11 Jan 2020 2020-01-11 Leo Roytman Dec. 9, 2019, 5:39 a.m.
Friday 17 April 2020 Lyon 2020-04-17 Raphaelle orgeret Jan. 12, 2020, 12:11 a.m.
minibal 3 mars 2018-03-03 Raphaelle orgeret Feb. 1, 2018, 11:27 a.m.
Christmas Social Vienna Branch, 19.12.2018 2018-12-19 Felix Hamelbeck Dec. 9, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Twin Cities Grand Ball 2008 Janet McKernan Sept. 9, 2020, 11:52 p.m.
Beginners Bal BSTK 2018 2018-05-26 Zsolt Molnar May 9, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 1995-1996 1995-12-31 Andy Peterson March 24, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
140418 Lyon Easter Fri. 2014-04-18 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 25, 2014, 4:02 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/03/12 2016-03-12 Daniel Hintermann Feb. 13, 2016, 5:39 p.m.
New York RSCDS Jeannie Carmichael Ball 2001 2001-11-03 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 5:50 a.m.
Blair Scottish Country Dancers: Dancing In The Park 2019 Jamie McDougall April 20, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
tmp2020 2020-07-17 Felix Hamelbeck July 20, 2020, 7:55 p.m.
Scotia Dancers January 23 2017-01-23 Nameless Dancer Jan. 21, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Fraserburgh SCD Club 2019-03-29 Alison Smith Feb. 25, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
2017-18 list suggestions Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:12 a.m.
RSCDS Medal Tests for Young Dancers 2021-08-23 Angelika Schmidkonz Aug. 23, 2021, 5:01 p.m.
Pinewoods 2015 Scottish Session II 2015-07-13 Sue Ronald April 6, 2015, 1:45 a.m.
BHB 2020 recent dances Charles Liu July 31, 2019, 3:14 p.m.

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