Dance The Silver Strathspey 6964

Also known as “We Twa” (unofficial).

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

Devised by
Moira Stacey (1989)
Intensity
844 888 844 888 = 83% (1 turn), 62% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
The Pilling diagram in the ...

The Pilling diagram in the 8th edition is in error, see the supplement to the 8th edition for the correct one.

The Silver Strathspey 3/4L · S32

1–
1c set | cast (2c up) ; All Set | All circle6 L ½ round (3x,1x,2x)
9–
1c cross RH | cast R ; cross (up/dn) RH | cast R while{8} 2c+3c set diagonally | ½ RHA ; repeat (to 3x,1,2x)
17–
½ Reels3 across, Rsh to 2cnr ; 1c turn BH 1½
25–
3c+1c+2c The Knot (2,1,3)

The Silver Strathspey 3/4L · S32

1-8
1s set, cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s set & circle 6H round to left 1/2 way
9-12
1s cross RH, cast right into centre while 2s+3s set (facing diagonally in) & dance RH across 1/2 way
13-16
1s cross up/down RH & cast right to 2nd place own side while 2s+3s set & dance RH across 1/2 way
17-24
1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (1M with 3s at top & 1L with 2s) & 1s turn 2H 1.1/2 times
25-32
3s+1s+2s dance the Knot

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190805 w4 Monday - Younger Hall 2019-08-05 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 5:54 p.m.
45th Frankfurt Spring Ball 2013 2013-04-20 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 11, 2014, 4:25 p.m.
181110 Autumn Special (Sockahopf) 2018-11-10 Meinhard Reiser July 21, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
190722 w2 Monday - Younger Hall 2019-07-22 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 5:34 p.m.
RSCDS Leicester Class - 3 May 2018 2018-05-03 Margaret Spence May 3, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
St A SS 2019 w4 Monday 2019-08-05 Diana Hastie Jan. 11, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
ASCDS Festival 2018 - Evening Dance 2018-05-12 John Aitken April 18, 2018, 1:07 p.m.
2018-06-25 Nürnberg 2018-06-25 Jürgen Wagner July 1, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
Summer School St Andrews 2019 Week 4 Saturday Younger Hall Shoko Okumura July 21, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Summer School Saturday 10 August 2019 2019-06-13 William Legge June 13, 2019, 3:56 p.m.
DUSCDS 2014 Annual Ball Craig Skinner May 10, 2014, 10:55 a.m.
2019 St. Andrews Alexia Janine Fischer June 10, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
Paris 7 March 2015 2015-03-07 Aliénor Latour Feb. 5, 2015, 9:19 a.m.
St A SS 2019 w4 Saturday 2019-08-10 Diana Hastie Jan. 11, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
Guildford 2016-04-30 Spring Dance 2016-04-30 David McQuillan April 4, 2016, 7:10 p.m.
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190810 w4 Saturday - Younger Hall 2019-08-10 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 1:43 p.m.
190727 w2 Saturday - Younger Hall 2019-07-27 Martina Mueller-Franz Jan. 21, 2019, 1:29 p.m.
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Chester Caledonian President's and Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-09 Andrew Locke Nov. 26, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
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Leicester Caledonian - 19 Mar 2018 2018-03-19 Margaret Spence March 11, 2018, 12:31 p.m.
Nutmeg Workshop - 2015 2015-10-17 Peter Price Sept. 22, 2015, 3:17 p.m.
Leicester Caledonian - 23 Apr 2018 2018-04-23 Margaret Spence April 5, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
2018 SEHSCDS Presidents Night 2018-02-09 Dance ForFun Feb. 19, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 16th June 2018 2018-06-16 Janet Brayson April 17, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
171123A 2017-11-23 Michael Däther Nov. 19, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
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140329 Duisburg Kloster Dance 2014 2014-03-29 Martina Mueller-Franz Feb. 17, 2014, 10:41 a.m.
20190217_WinterSchool_Sunday 2019-02-17 Kirsten Steinbach Oct. 30, 2018, 1:32 p.m.
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190722 Princes Street Gardens 2019-07-22 Narhalla Dancers July 22, 2019, 3:04 p.m.
Atholl SCDC Week 33 AGM/Gardens Programme 22/07/19 Website:-www.athollscdc.co.uk 2019-05-14 Brian Martin June 28, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
FSCDC 15 January 2013 2013-01-15 Anselm Lingnau Jan. 15, 2013, 4:27 p.m.
Jersey Ball weekend 2019 Saturday 2019-09-07 John Aitken July 29, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 170319 Social Dance (orig) 2017-03-19 James Wilson March 20, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
GASP - NOV 07 2014 2014-11-07 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:20 a.m.
RSCDS Paris Branch - Bal du 22 avril 2017 2017-04-22 Rémi Lacroix March 15, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
FSCDC Class 25 September 2018 2018-09-25 Anselm Lingnau Sept. 26, 2018, 1:39 a.m.
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Leicester Caledonian - 16 Apr 2018 2018-04-16 Margaret Spence April 5, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
OSCDG - Social Dance October 2018 2018-10-20 Kristian Vestli Oct. 2, 2018, 8:08 p.m.
Dunfermline Ball 9/12/16 2016-12-09 Jim Armstrong Dec. 7, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
RSCDS BHS 2014-10-11 Autumn Social 2014-10-11 David McQuillan Aug. 20, 2015, 8:25 p.m.
Waltham weekly 2018-04-12 2018-04-12 John Aitken April 8, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
ZA 2019-01-28 Fish Hoek Burns Nicht Dance Class 2019-01-28 Heather Hodgson Jan. 28, 2019, 3:41 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - New Year Social 2016 2016-01-09 Nicola Scott Aug. 31, 2015, 1:29 p.m.
181027 Autumn in Gamundia 2018 2018-10-27 Martina Mueller-Franz Sept. 5, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
RSCDS LOCHABER 9TH September 2017 Jim Armstrong Sept. 5, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Ottawa Ball - 2014 2014-04-19 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:19 a.m.
2018-10-13 Trinity SCDC 2018-10-13 John Nuttall Oct. 8, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Ball 2013 Andrew Locke Dec. 9, 2012, 10:50 p.m.
SWS 2017 Margaret Chambers Nov. 8, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Dilip's Mountain View Unit 4 Dances Dilip Sequeira Dec. 29, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session II, July 14th-18th, 2014 Sue Ronald May 19, 2014, 8:26 p.m.
BSCD Dances Taught 2017-2018 Jamie McDougall Sept. 19, 2018, 5:11 a.m.
BHB 2020 recent dances Charles Liu July 31, 2019, 3:14 p.m.

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