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Dance The Rakish Highlandman 5463

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

Devised by
Thomas (19C) Wilson (1816)
Intensity
888 800 880 822 888 = 70% (1 turn), 52% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
The Rakish Highlandman 3/4L · J40
1–
1c+2c+3c dance Rsh Reels3 on own sides (1,2,3)
9–
1c lead down the middle and up
17–
1c+2c Allemande, 1c finish facing 1cnrs
25–
1c turn 1cnr, P, 2cnr, pass Rsh to finish BtoB facing own side
33–
DTr, finish (2,1,3)
The Rakish Highlandman 3/4L · J40
1-8
1s+2s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 on own sides
9-16
1s lead down the middle & back to top
17-24
1s+2s dance Allemande 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32
1s turn 1st corners RH & turn partner LH, turn 2nd corners RH & pass partner RSh to end in Double Triangle position
33-40
1s dance Double Triangles

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest Special Practice 10.04.2017 2017-04-10 lldikó Szakolczai April 19, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Leicester Class - Wed 21/02/24 2024-02-21 Margaret Spence Feb. 8, 2024, 2:54 p.m.
Kilmorack Winter Social 4 - Fr 13th Jan - 7:30pm 2023-01-13 Peter Jamieson Dec. 27, 2022, 9:58 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Summer Social - Weds 13 July 2016 2016-07-13 Christine Grove May 9, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
Munlochy Party April 2019 2019-04-24 Peter Jamieson March 13, 2019, 11:21 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 15.09.2015 2015-09-15 Zoltán Gräff Sept. 16, 2015, 9:49 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 04.04.2017 2017-04-04 lldikó Szakolczai April 5, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
Budapest SCD Weekend 2017 - Welcome dance 2017-05-05 Zoltán Gräff Sept. 27, 2016, 12:16 p.m.
Scotia Basic Class Dec 2 2019-12-02 Ken Saunders Nov. 27, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Rachel Pusey - San Jose Class 10/23 2017-10-23 Rachel Pusey Oct. 10, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
TAC 2022 TCW Ball 2022-07-23 Lara Friedman-Shedlov Jan. 23, 2022, 11:05 p.m.
TCW Ball Program 2020 2020-02-25 Linda Pettengill Feb. 25, 2020, 10:55 p.m.
Farnham 2024-06-18 Summer Dance 2024-06-18 David McQuillan May 15, 2024, 4:08 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 10.01.2017 2017-01-10 lldikó Szakolczai Jan. 18, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Manual - Dances with Tunes good for step practice Margaret Chambers Aug. 20, 2019, 1:04 p.m.
Fleet 2014-04-12 Apprentices Dance 2014-04-12 David McQuillan Feb. 10, 2014, 11:16 p.m.
RSCDS BHS 2012-05-19 May Ball 2012-05-19 David McQuillan May 11, 2012, 11:33 p.m.
2019 TAC Teachers' Conference Weekend Ball Programme Marjorie McLaughlin Nov. 22, 2023, 9:26 p.m.
Midwest Scottish Weekend 2019 - Ball 2019-06-08 Terry Garner May 31, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
4th Frankfurt Spring Ball 1972 1972-05-06 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 6, 2024, 2:42 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 02.03.2017 2017-03-02 lldikó Szakolczai March 3, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
Oldenburg 2019-01-07 2019-01-07 Martin McWilliam Jan. 6, 2019, 8:01 p.m.
Guernsey Ball 2017-04-07 2016-11-10 Roland Telle Nov. 10, 2016, 3:06 p.m.
8th Frankfurt Spring Ball 1976 1976-05-15 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 6, 2024, 2:25 p.m.
Guernsey Friday Social Dance 2017-04-07 John McLean March 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
SQP_DaySchool_20170325 2017-03-14 Roland Telle March 14, 2017, 1:34 p.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Nov 2017 2017-11-04 Rachel Pusey Aug. 24, 2017, 1:20 a.m.
160628 Méaudre Hervé Raymond June 25, 2016, 11:25 a.m.
San Francisco RSCDS Monthly Party - Dec 2nd 2017 - Hayward, CA 2017-12-02 Andy Peterson Nov. 27, 2017, 1:02 a.m.
Pinewoods 2023 Session 1 2023-07-07 Karen Sollins June 17, 2023, 10:14 p.m.
Draft PW2023 Marc Hartstein June 21, 2023, 2:53 a.m.
Cambridge RSCDS Annual Dance 2020-03-14 Dance ForFun Feb. 27, 2020, 7:49 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 1990-1991 1990-12-31 Andy Peterson March 11, 2018, 4:47 a.m.
Fleet 2019-04-27 Spring Apprentices Dance 2019-04-27 David McQuillan Jan. 8, 2019, 1:25 a.m.
Budapest SCD Weekend 2003 - Ball 2003-05-03 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 23, 2019, 3:14 p.m.
Guildford Burns 23.1.2023 2023-01-23 Iris Ronayne Jan. 23, 2023, 6:01 p.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Dec 2017 2017-12-02 Rachel Pusey Sept. 23, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Jan 2018 2018-01-13 Rachel Pusey Sept. 30, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Delaware Ball 1987 1987-10-17 Andy Peterson April 14, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Nantwich Burns' Night - 28 Jan 2017 2017-01-28 Christine Grove Aug. 21, 2016, 2:32 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball 1989 1989-03-04 Andy Peterson Jan. 8, 2018, 3:15 a.m.
CGB AGM 2020 Freitag 2020-03-22 Ralf Bolte March 22, 2020, 3:34 p.m.
RSCDS London: Summer Wednesday Dance 29 May 2024 2024-05-29 Willie Lawrence Feb. 8, 2024, 5:46 p.m.
Fleet 2013-12-31 Hogmanay Party Dance 2013-12-31 David McQuillan Dec. 20, 2013, 1:54 a.m.
DanceTour Dublin Sunday 2019-09-15 Kate Kinnear July 3, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
Princeton Scottish Christmas Ball 1988 1988-12-10 Andy Peterson April 14, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
Justin & Kathy's Wedding Ball - 1995 1995-09-30 Andy Peterson Jan. 7, 2024, 4:03 a.m.
November Course 2018 - Kuckucksnest 2018-11-23 Martina Mueller-Franz Nov. 24, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Fleet 2016-12-03 Autumn Apprentices' Dance 2016-12-03 David McQuillan Oct. 13, 2016, 7:40 p.m.
Fleet 2015-11-28 Autumn Apprentices' Dance 2015-11-28 David McQuillan Nov. 4, 2015, 11:52 p.m.
Freiburg Ball 22 Feb 2014 (»Celtic Connections & Continental Capers«) 2014-02-22 Anselm Lingnau Jan. 22, 2014, 11:34 a.m.
Fleet 2020-04-25 Spring Apprentices Dance 2020-04-25 David McQuillan Dec. 22, 2019, 2 a.m.
Bedford SDG Tuesday Class Autumn 2014 Keith Rose Oct. 29, 2014, 12:44 a.m.
Fleet 2017-12-02 Autumn Apprentices' Dance 2017-12-02 David McQuillan July 29, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Kilmorack 22-23 Dances done in class 2022-08-31 Peter Jamieson May 10, 2023, 8:45 a.m.
Kilmorack Dances done at previous Socials Peter Jamieson June 6, 2023, 7:54 a.m.

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