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Dance The Border Weavers 7353

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 231)

Devised by
Alex Gray
Intensity
800 888 808 888 = 75% (1 turn), 75% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClip
The Border Weavers J Gray / L Risk / S Petrov The Host of the Air CD 10 S32 33:12 64.0
The Border Weavers 3/3L · S32
1–
1c turn RH ; 1W, 1M following, cast behind 2W and cross (2c up) (2,1x,3)
9–
Circle 6 and back
17–
1c+3c mirror allemande (turn P RH ½ to allemande hold, facing away from other C | each C as bars 3–8 of allemande, passing the other C) (to 2,3x,1)
25–
All petronella to midline | 3c set to P while{2} 1c+2c change places RH ; All petronella to own side and set (2,3,1)
The Border Weavers 3/3L · S32
1-8

1s turn RH, 1L followed by partner dances down behind 2L & crosses to opposite sides

9-16

2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

17-24

1s & 3s dance ‘Mirror’ Allemandes (1s up & 3s down) to change places (3s on opp sides):

17-18 1s & 3s 1/2 turn RH into allemande hold, 1s facing up & 3s down, 1s & 3s curve to their left 1s down M side & 3s up the L side

19-24 3s & 1s dance bars 3-8 of an allemande ending with 3s in 2nd place on partner’s side & 1s in 3rd place

25-32

All petronella turn into centre, 3s set while 1s & 2s change places RH (in centre), all petronella turn to own sides & set

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Fanwood, New Jersey, 2013

Added on: 2016-05-14 (Eric Ferguson)
Quality: Reasonable

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Stow-on-the-Wold Annual Ball, 10 June 2023, Nicol McLaren band

Added on: 2023-09-03 (Sandra McLevy)
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Westchester - March 15, 2017 2017-03-15 Peter Price March 13, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
NYC Scottish October 6th vanapol Oct. 2, 2022, 3:12 p.m.
RSCDS South Wales Annual Ball 2022 2022-04-23 Alison Jackson March 21, 2022, 10:42 a.m.
Scotia - 9 May 2016 2016-05-09 Peter Price May 9, 2016, 5:31 a.m.
2018 June Radyr & Cardiff 2018-06-02 Margaret Chambers June 1, 2018, 10:09 a.m.
Stow-on-the-Wold Dance 10 June 2023 2023-06-10 Sandra McLevy April 5, 2024, 1:34 p.m.
Oldenburg 2015-10-12 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 11, 2015, 6:02 p.m.
Oldenburg 2015-10-19 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 25, 2015, 5:27 p.m.
Headington Class 20 April 2023 2023-04-20 Sandra McLevy June 7, 2024, 8:29 p.m.
HoHoKus 26 April 2016-04-26 Deborah Leary April 24, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Scotia special 2017-04-17 Peter Price March 16, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
NY Branch Summer 9 August 2018 2018-08-09 Deborah Leary Aug. 6, 2018, 5:54 a.m.
HHK 7 March 2017-03-07 Deborah Leary March 4, 2017, 4:18 a.m.
Scotia Social April 28th 2014 2014-04-28 Chris Ronald April 21, 2014, 6:18 p.m.
HHK 2018.09.04 2018-09-04 Elizabeth Buonomo Jan. 29, 2024, 2:03 a.m.
WSCDS 3 April 2024 2024-04-03 Deborah Leary April 1, 2024, 1:36 a.m.
WSCDS May 3 2023 2023-05-03 Charlotte Holton May 1, 2023, 5:34 p.m.
Scotia Dancers 2018-03-05 Social 2018-03-05 Marc Hartstein March 5, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
Wscds 20 dec 2017 2017-12-20 Deborah Leary Dec. 17, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Westchester End of Series Party - Series 4 - 2015 2015-05-27 Peter Price May 18, 2015, 7:08 p.m.
New York Branch 2018-05-31 Chris Ronald May 29, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
HHK Experienced 29 March 2022 Elizabeth Buonomo March 24, 2022, 2:46 a.m.
SUSCDF 2014 2014-11-29 Andrew Mathieson Nov. 16, 2014, 1:43 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch J. C. Ball and Brunch 2013 Sue Ronald Sept. 28, 2013, 5:50 p.m.
HHK Experienced 22 February 2022 Elizabeth Buonomo Feb. 12, 2022, 12:40 a.m.
Pawling Weekend 2002 Welcome Dance 2002-05-17 Andy Peterson March 8, 2024, 10:03 p.m.
wscds 2nd series party 2018 2018-01-17 Deborah Leary Jan. 14, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
Shrewsbury Scottish Dancers Invitation Evening 2018-10-19 Andrew Locke Oct. 4, 2018, 12:07 a.m.
WSCDS 2018.09.12 2018-09-12 Keira Hartstein Sept. 10, 2018, 12:39 a.m.
WSCDS 20 April 2022 2022-04-20 Deborah Leary April 18, 2022, 6:46 p.m.
16 02 27 Brighton & Hove 2016-02-27 Chris & Lee Pratt Jan. 10, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
HHK summer dance 2018-07-10 glayva July 8, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Westchester April 16, 2014 2014-04-16 Chris Ronald April 13, 2014, 12:35 a.m.
NY branch Summer 5 July 2018-07-05 Deborah Leary July 2, 2018, 11:38 p.m.
7th FSCDC/CGB Tea Dance “The Borders Revisited” 2011-01-22 Anselm Lingnau Jan. 25, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
24th Annual Rerr Terr - A Ball Sponsored by the New Jersey Branch - April 5 2008 2008-04-05 Andy Peterson March 24, 2024, 12:27 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 09.11.2021 2021-11-09 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 9, 2021, 9:03 a.m.
Westchester May 16 2018-05-16 Ken Saunders May 8, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
18 11 10 Crawley 2018-11-10 Chris & Lee Pratt April 3, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Minstead Scottish Country Dancers Dancing at Minstead Village Hall - October 2008 2008-10-25 Andy Peterson Jan. 2, 2021, 11:42 p.m.
WSCD 2022-10-26 2022-10-26 Peter Price Oct. 24, 2022, 6:10 p.m.
Westchester Ball June 2015 2015-06-07 Peter Price March 6, 2015, 2:18 a.m.
HHK 2022-04-12 2022-04-12 Peter Price April 10, 2022, 8:13 p.m.
HoHoKus End of year party 2016-05-31 Deborah Leary May 28, 2016, 3:21 a.m.
Scotia 180730 2018-07-30 Sue Ronald July 27, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball Brunch Dance 1999 1999-03-21 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 3:27 a.m.
Spring School (2023) - 30.04.2023 Ussurey Dancer April 1, 2023, 4:21 p.m.
South Wales Dance Festival 2022 2022-06-25 Alison Jackson May 22, 2022, 11:23 p.m.
NY Branch Party 6 April 2017 2017-04-06 Deborah Leary March 31, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
FSCDC 24 January 2017 2017-01-24 Anselm Lingnau Jan. 25, 2017, 12:19 a.m.
New Haven - Tuesday - 7 March 2017 2017-03-07 Peter Price March 6, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
WSCDS End of Year party 2022 2022-06-01 Deborah Leary May 30, 2022, 8:40 p.m.
Scotia Dancers 5-28-18 Vicky May 26, 2018, 3:03 p.m.
HHK 2 May 2023 2023-05-02 Peter Price April 29, 2023, 11:07 p.m.
NY Branch Basic Class and after the break dances 2018-09-13 2018-09-13 Xiaowen Yu Sept. 10, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Westchester Scottish Tea Dance 2023 2023-04-03 Deborah Leary May 16, 2023, 9:49 p.m.
hohokus 3 May 2016-05-03 Deborah Leary May 1, 2016, 5:25 p.m.
NY Branch 13 Sept 2018 2018-09-13 Deborah Leary Sept. 11, 2018, 4:51 a.m.
Scotia Dancers March 13 vanapol March 12, 2017, 3:45 a.m.
Westchester Tea Dance 2022 2022-06-12 Deborah Leary May 14, 2022, 9:40 p.m.
Meetup List by Vivian vanapol April 6, 2020, 2:22 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Opening Party Sept. 3rd, 2015 2015-09-03 Sue Ronald Aug. 19, 2015, 5:48 p.m.
WSCDS October 20 2021 2021-10-20 Charlotte Holton Oct. 18, 2021, 12:42 a.m.
WSCD May 4, 2022 2022-05-04 Peter Price May 3, 2022, 3:06 a.m.
Scotia April 25th, 2016 Sue Ronald April 21, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
wscds end of season 2024 2024-05-29 Deborah Leary May 26, 2024, 10:45 p.m.
Dances suggested for the 2016-17 list Sue Ronald Jan. 30, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Kilts and Ghoulies 2022-10-29 Peter Price May 25, 2023, 8:01 p.m.
Izhevsk social dancing 2022-11-26 Evgeny Salmin Nov. 3, 2022, 3:22 p.m.
Pawling 2014 Sue Ronald Feb. 7, 2014, 8:52 a.m.
Izhevsk 2022 Ussurey Dancer Nov. 5, 2022, 5:29 p.m.
9 May 2023 2023-05-09 Peter Price May 7, 2023, 3:48 p.m.
WSCDS 2015 Hogmanay Program (Westchester County, NY) 2015-12-31 Robert Miller Dec. 12, 2015, 4:14 a.m.
Westchester Ball 2018 2018-06-02 Peter Price March 18, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
New Haven Summer - 2022 2022-08-09 Peter Price July 19, 2022, 11:37 p.m.
Scotia Dancers July 23rd Vicky July 21, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Rerr Terr 2017 2017-03-25 Marc Hartstein Jan. 17, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
15 07 18 Brighton and Hove 2015-07-18 Chris & Lee Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:51 p.m.
Alpine Boat Basin 2018 2018-09-16 Marc Hartstein July 1, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Scotia Dancers January 23 2017-01-23 vanapol Jan. 21, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
19 03 02 Crawley 2019-03-02 Chris & Lee Pratt Nov. 18, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
CGB Summer Course 2017 (Kuckucksnest) 2017-07-14 Martina Mueller-Franz July 16, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
18 10 27 Brighton RSCDS Halloween 2018-10-27 Chris & Lee Pratt May 20, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
15 08 22 Goring 2015-08-22 Chris & Lee Pratt April 26, 2015, 11:22 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday March 5 2018 Sue Ronald March 2, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Pawling 2016 2016-05-20 Sue Ronald March 3, 2016, 12:45 a.m.
List 2018-19 Vicky Jan. 7, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch J. C. Ball and Brunch 2013 Sue Ronald Sept. 28, 2013, 5:50 p.m.
2013-14 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald June 19, 2013, 5:40 p.m.
2014-15 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald Jan. 27, 2015, 11:45 p.m.
2015-2016 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald Aug. 15, 2015, 5:28 p.m.
Working on the 2015-16 list Sue Ronald Jan. 26, 2015, 4:38 p.m.

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