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Dance Mr Wilson's Hornpipe 4728

Also known as “Mrs Wilson's Hornpipe” (unofficial).

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

Devised by
Thomas (19C) Wilson (1816)
Intensity
808 840 822 844 = 58% (1 turn), 44% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra Info
The Society dance can be traced back to Thomas Wilson’ A Companion to the Ballroom, London, 1816. Here it …

The Society dance can be traced back to Thomas Wilson’ A Companion to the Ballroom, London, 1816. Here it is published as Mrs Wilson’s Hornpipe.

Mr Wilson's Hornpipe

Thomas Wilson, author of An Analysis of Country Dancing (1811) and Wilson’s Companion to the Ballroom (1816), was a dancing master in London during the first half of the 19th century.

Mr Wilson's Hornpipe 3/4L · R32
1–
1c cast to 3pl while{4} 3c set and dance to 1pl ; repeat from new places, at end 1c face out then down (1,2,3)
9–
1c facing 2c set and change places RH (with polite turns) ; 1c turn LH 1½ to face 1cnr
17–
Turn CPCP, 1c finish in 2pl (2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c circle4 L ; 2c+1c circle4 R (2,1,3).
Mr Wilson's Hornpipe 3/4L · R32
1-8
1s cast down to 3rd place as 3s set & lead up to top, 3s cast down to 3rd place as 1s set & lead up to top
9-16
1s set to 2s on sides & change places RH, 1s turn LH to face 1st corner
17-24
1s turn 1st corner RH, turn partner LH, 2nd corner RH & partner LH to end in 2nd places
25-32
1s+3s circle 4H round to left & 2s+1s circle 4H round to right

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Strictly Scottish (Vancouver), 2022.

Added on: 2022-07-09 (Roland Telle)
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RSCDS Aberdeen, Aberdeen Festival 2023.

Added on: 2023-04-01 (Ilana Steiner)
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Edinburgh Scottish Dancers at Newcastle, 2024.

Added on: 2024-02-13 (Murrough Landon)
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Red Thistle Dancers, 2006.

Added on: 2019-09-15 (Murrough Landon)
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Red Thistle Dancers, 2005.

Added on: 2017-01-20 (Truus de Ceuster)
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Auld Comhlan, Krakow, Poland, 2022

Added on: 2022-02-03 (Murrough Landon)
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"Mr. Wilson's Hornpipe" is a 32 bar reel …

Added on: 2018-10-02 (YouTube Automatic Downloader)
Quality: Animation

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IdSubjectDateSubmitterAssigned toPriorityDisposition
2132 Mr Wilson's Hornpipe May 27, 2020, 9:55 a.m. Bill Unger Murrough Landon Normal Fixed