Dance The Quincentenary Jig 5443

Jig · 32 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: 24153)

Devised by
John Drewry
Intensity
88880 80880 88808 80822 = 67% (1 turn), 67% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Devised: 1994 A dance to ...

Devised: 1994 A dance to mark 500 years since the foundation of the Universityof Aberdeen by Bishop Elphinstone.

The Quincentenary Jig 5/5L · J32

1–
1c+2c & 3c+4c set | RHA | 1c+3c cast off while{2} 2c+4c dance up (to: 2,1,4,3,5)
9–
1c+4c+3c mirror Reels3 on own side, 4c starting up and out, join hands where possible
17–
2c+1c & 3c+5c full DblFig8, end couples casting, inner C (1c & 3c) crossing (2,1,4,3,5)
25–
1c & 3c ½ RH turn and face the other couple down/up | set ; the right hand partners (1W & 3M) cast out through own side and cast off one while{4} left hand partners (1M & 3W) cross to own side and cast off one (4c+5c up) (to: 2,4,1,5,3)

The Quincentenary Jig 5/5L · J32

1-8
1s+2s & 3s+4s set & dance RH across, 1s & 3s cast 1 place as 2s & 4s dance up 1 place
9-16
1s+4s+3s (middle 3 couples) dance reflection reels of 3 on sides with 1s dancing in & down to start
17-24
2s+1s & 3s+5s dance double Fig of 8 across with 2s & 5s casting to start
25-32
1s & 3s 1/2 turn RH to end in middle (1s facing down & 3s up), 1s & 3s Set+Link & cast down 1 place on own sides. 2 4 1 5 3

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Murrough Landon
Added on: Sept. 11, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Scottish Sleuth Mary Olszowka March 30, 2017, 12:07 a.m.
Scotia January 4th 2016 Sue Ronald Dec. 31, 2015, 4:51 p.m.
Scotia January 11th, 2016 Sue Ronald Jan. 7, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Eleventh Annual - John Drewry Night - Brooklyn Scottish Country Dancers - Dec(?) 1997 1997-12-06 Andy Peterson Feb. 7, 2021, 2:11 a.m.

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