Dance Fife Ness 2158

Also known as “Fine Mess” (unofficial).

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

Devised by
Mary Shoolbraid Brandon (1972)
Intensity
800 777 866 866 = 71% (1 turn), 54% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Reel of three (REEL;R3;)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Steps
  • Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
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Fife Ness 3/4L · R32

1–
1c ½ RH turn to promhold, dance between 3c ; cross LH (2c up) and cast up to (2,1,3)
9–
2M+1W+3M set advancing to form triangle NHJ {2}, set retiring, advancing, retiring while{8} 2W+1M+3W stand {2}, set advancing likewise, retiring, advancing
17–
1c in promhold +2W+3W Lsh ½Reel3 in centre of set ; 1c+(2W+3M)+(3W+2M) all in promhold ½Reel3
25–
1c+2M+3M ½Reel3 (finish 2x,1x,3x) ; all set and cross RH

Fife Ness 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s 1/2 turn RH into prom hold & dance down, cross LH & cast up behind 3s on own sides to 2nd place
9-16
1L & 2M+3M set advancing to form triangle, 1L & 2M+3M retire as 1M & 2L+3L set advancing to form triangle, repeat this Fig (bars 9-12)
17-24
1s in prom hold dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 with 2L+3L (in centre of set), 2L & 3L pick up each others partner & complete reel
25-32
1s (prom hold) continue with 1/2 reel of 3 with 2M+3M (Men leave Ladies on Men's side in 1st & 3rd place) all end opp side 2 1 3, all set & cross RH

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Zoltán Gräff
Added on: Feb. 14, 2013, 4:48 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Feb. 18, 2014, 5:35 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Feb. 12, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest Local Club 20.03.2014 2014-03-20 Zoltán Gräff March 21, 2014, 10:37 a.m.
Hamburg Class 2019-06-13 2019-06-14 Dieter Lange June 20, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Trinity at Fairmilehead - 7 Dec 19 - Ewan Galloway 2019-12-07 Bill Austin Oct. 26, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
ASCDS 40 years dances: 1981 2019-10-19 John Aitken Oct. 19, 2019, 12:34 p.m.
Trinity 071219 2019-12-07 Mary Cant Dec. 5, 2019, 7:36 p.m.
Kirkcaldy Branch Spring Dance 2018 2018-05-11 Bill O'Donnell May 7, 2018, 11:59 a.m.
140814 w4 Thursday Younger Hall 2014-08-14 Martina Mueller-Franz March 25, 2014, 1:38 p.m.
RSCDS Edinburgh Joint Lothians Dance 2020 2020-03-28 RSCDS Edinburgh Jan. 5, 2020, 10:13 p.m.
RSCDS BHS 2016-03-12 Day School Dance 2016-03-12 David McQuillan Dec. 4, 2015, 11:54 a.m.
20160225 Winterschool RSCDS - Thursday Ball Blair Castle 2016-02-25 Truus de Ceuster Dec. 8, 2015, 2:34 p.m.
Oldenburg 2017-12-06 2017-12-06 Martin McWilliam Dec. 5, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
180717 w1 Tuesday - St Andrews Branch - Town Hall 2018-07-17 Martina Mueller-Franz June 13, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 04.03.2014 2014-03-04 Zoltán Gräff March 10, 2014, 5:02 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2017-11-23 2017-11-23 David Quarrie Dec. 5, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
Kirkcaldy Ball 2017 2017-03-04 John McLean March 1, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Kirkcaldy Annual Ball 4/3/17 2017-03-04 Jim Armstrong March 1, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Trinity SCDC Edinburgh 2017/12/16 2017-12-16 Daniel Hintermann Dec. 12, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
180726 w2 Thursday - St Andrews - Younger Hall 2018-07-26 Martina Mueller-Franz May 15, 2018, 11:02 a.m.
180425 Richmond 2018-04-25 Evelyn Norman April 24, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
The Atholl SCDC Week 20 Valma`s Programme 12/02/19 Website:-www.athollscdc.co.uk/ 2019-02-12 Brian Martin Sept. 26, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
Joint Lothian Dance - 06 April 2019 2019-04-06 John Watkins April 3, 2019, 8:25 a.m.
Askwith March Dance 2016-12-02 Irene Dracup Feb. 2, 2020, 10:56 a.m.
RSCDS Winter School 2015 – 26 Feb (Ball) Blair Atholl near Pitlochry 2015-02-26 Stuart Kreloff Feb. 15, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
Joint Lothian Dance - 06 April 2019 (Copy) 2019-04-06 John Watkins April 3, 2019, 8:37 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - 21 November2017 2017-11-21 Andrew Locke Nov. 21, 2017, 5:03 a.m.
Duddingston 18 May 2017 2017-05-18 John Watkins May 14, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Easter Course CGB Kuckucksnest 2019 2019-04-21 Martin McWilliam May 21, 2019, 4:32 p.m.
Budapest SCD Weekend 2001 - Ball 2001-05-05 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 23, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
Oldenburg 2017-11-27 2017-11-27 David Quarrie Nov. 27, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Doncaster and District Branch Social Dance November 9th 2019 (Pat's birthday dance!) 2019-11-09 Debbie Crossley Nov. 4, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
Stuart's programme - 21 March 2017-03-21 Joy Scott March 14, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
RSCDS Summer School Social Dance Programme 2016 - Week 4 Thursday (Younger Hall) 2016-08-11 Nameless Dancer June 12, 2016, 12:19 a.m.
SASS16 wk4 Younger Hall Thursday 2016-08-11 Sarah B. June 3, 2016, 3:15 p.m.
RSCDS Dunfermline Branch Summer Dancing 11th July 2018 2018-07-11 Bill O'Donnell July 10, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
Book 23 and RSCDS 4/1978 2019-01-11 Ann Murray Jan. 8, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
The Cheshire Wyche Ball Sat 30 March 2019 2019-03-30 Christine Grove Aug. 29, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-02 Andrew Locke Oct. 21, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
160811 w4 Thursday - Younger Hall - St Andrews 2016-08-11 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
Vienna Branch Video Project Felix Hamelbeck Nov. 27, 2018, 8:34 a.m.
Valma's Programme - 7 March 2017-03-07 Joy Scott Feb. 14, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
North German Social 2019-06-29 2019-06-29 David Quarrie June 20, 2019, 3:44 p.m.
RSCDS LORN Buffet Dance 10 March 2018 2018-03-10 Jim Armstrong Jan. 15, 2018, 1:34 p.m.
16 02 28 Chichester 2016-02-28 Chris Pratt Feb. 7, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
RSCDS Paris Branch – Cheers Chambéry! – Saturday evening dance 2020-04-11 Rémi Lacroix Jan. 2, 2020, 7:59 p.m.
North German Social 2017-12-09 2017-10-28 David Quarrie Nov. 23, 2017, 2:44 p.m.
Bennochy Parish Church 2017-12-01 Edwin Naughton Nov. 29, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch New Year Ball 2017 2017-01-14 Andrew Locke Sept. 2, 2016, 11:26 p.m.
140812 St Andrews Br. Social w4 2014-08-12 Martina Mueller-Franz June 19, 2014, 4:16 p.m.
Newcastle Festival 2015 2015-02-14 John Riddet Feb. 13, 2015, 6:03 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2016-06-26 Social & AGM 2016-06-26 Keith Rose June 9, 2016, 1:02 p.m.
2016-11-19 Dunedin Assembly 2016-11-19 John Nuttall Nov. 13, 2016, 2:42 p.m.
Northwich Highland Ball 2014 Andrew Locke Jan. 27, 2014, 12:46 a.m.
East Lothian Pitlochry Friday April17 2017-04-21 John McLean April 12, 2017, 11:38 a.m.
Jean's Programme - 18 April 2017-04-18 Joy Scott April 10, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Perth 020719 2019-07-02 Mary Cant July 1, 2019, 2:36 p.m.
Castle Club with C Dewar 2016-11-12 Kate Kinnear Nov. 7, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
20170213 - Stirling Martice SCD Club 2017-02-13 Zsofia Jozsef Feb. 12, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
2018-11-10 Trinity at Fairmilehead 2018-11-10 John Nuttall Oct. 31, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
St Columba's SCD 2018-11-09 Jim Armstrong Oct. 3, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
St Andrews 310718 J Lindsay 2018-07-31 Mary Cant July 28, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
180731 w3 Tuesday - St Andrews Branch - Town Hall 2018-07-31 Martina Mueller-Franz June 13, 2018, 1:14 p.m.
Newcastle Festival 2015 2015-02-14 Hervé Raymond Jan. 15, 2015, 10 p.m.
190718 w1 Thursday - Younger Hall 2019-07-18 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 1:17 p.m.
New season dance 2015-09-12 Sarah B. Sept. 3, 2015, 8:13 p.m.
Budapest SCD Weekend 2009 - Ball 2009-04-25 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 23, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
SWS 2018 2018-01-01 Margaret Chambers July 19, 2018, 12:09 p.m.
RSCDS Core Repertoire (Intermediate) Anselm Lingnau Jan. 25, 2012, 10:31 a.m.

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