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Dance The Brisk Young Lad 816

Jig · 48 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: 23451)

Devised by
John Drewry (1984)
Intensity
16,16,4,16,16 44844 44844 88888 88888 = 68% (1 turn), 84% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
The Brisk Young Lad 5/5L · J48
1–16
1c facing 2c and 4c facing 5c Rsh Reels4 on the sides around 3c {12} ; same C’s facing turn RH while{4} 3c turn LH 1 1/3 into
17–
3W+1M+2M & 3M+4W+5W RHA, 3c pass P Rsh ; 3W+4M+5M & 3M+1W+2W LHA, 3c pass Lsh to 3pl facing out (1,2,3,4,5)
25–
1M+2M & 4W+5W A&R while{4} 3c cast R around them, 3c pass P Rsh ; 1W+2W & 4M+5M A&R while{4} 3c dance to end of set and cast R to 3pl.
33–
All Circle10 and back
41–
1c set advancing and lead down to bottom while{4} 2c+3c+4c+5c set and cast up 1 place ; All turn RH. (2,3,4,5,1)
The Brisk Young Lad 5/5L · J48
1-12
1s+2s+4s+5s dance RSh reel of 4 on sides (3s stand)
13-16
1s+2s & 4s+5s turn RH on sides while 3s turn LH in centre to end facing “1st corner couples” (Lady facing 1M+2M & Man facing 4L+5L)
17-24
3s dance RH across with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance LH across with “2nd corners” (Lady with 4M+5M & Man with 1L+2L)
25-32
3s dance out centre of own sides & cast clockwise round 3rd corner couple, dance in & pass partner RSh & dance out other end casting round 4th corner couple to 3rd place own sides (corner couples Adv+Ret to allow 3s to dance behind them)
33-40
All circle 10H round & back
41-48
2s+3s+4s+5s set & cast up 1 place while 1s set advancing & lead down to bottom, all turn RH

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Budapest Local Club 05.05.2014 2014-05-05 Zoltán Gräff June 5, 2014, 9:55 p.m.
Lafayette Tween Party 2015-12-26 Ute Hoppmann-Lacour Dec. 19, 2015, 4:52 p.m.
Ian's birthday 2024-02-04 David Ward Feb. 25, 2024, 12:10 a.m.
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Linlithgow SCDC 06 March 2020 2020-03-06 John Watkins March 1, 2020, 1:33 p.m.
Guildford ~ 240129 Dance 2024-01-29 James Wilson Jan. 30, 2024, 12:18 a.m.
Guildford 2019-05-04 Spring Dance 2019-05-04 David McQuillan Jan. 8, 2019, 1:16 a.m.
2023-11-25 Dunedin Autumn Dance 2023-11-25 Ian Brockbank Sept. 1, 2023, 11:06 p.m.
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17 08 12 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-08 Chris & Lee Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
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2023-04-18 Atholl SCDC Edinburgh (Joy's programme) 2023-04-18 John Nuttall Feb. 14, 2023, 4:12 p.m.
Stirling Castle Club 2 2020-02-15 Kristian Vestli Feb. 8, 2020, 9:15 p.m.
19 07 13 Moulsecoomb 2019-07-13 Chris & Lee Pratt May 19, 2019, 11:43 a.m.
Sandbach Highland Ball 2022 2022-04-08 Andrew Locke April 1, 2022, 2:39 p.m.
Grand New Year Dance 2017 2017-01-02 John Nuttall Dec. 8, 2016, 11 a.m.
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RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 17 May 2016 2016-05-17 Andrew Locke May 16, 2016, 11:54 p.m.
Atholl SCDC Christmas Party - 20 December 2016-12-20 Joy Scott Nov. 9, 2016, 4:13 p.m.
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17 07 08 Goring 17 08 12 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-08 Chris & Lee Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Joy's Suggested Programme Joy Scott Feb. 10, 2023, 9:44 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 09.11.2017 2017-11-09 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 9, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Scone with Sandy Nixon 2017-08-15 Kate Kinnear July 11, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
21 01 19 Ewan Galloway Dance Hour 8.30pm 2021-01-19 Chris & Lee Pratt Jan. 18, 2021, 3:29 p.m.
Trinity 26 Feb 22 - David Oswald 2022-02-26 Bill Austin Feb. 13, 2022, 4:14 p.m.
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Alva 4 Aug 22 - Nicol McLaren 2022-08-04 Bill Austin June 10, 2022, 5:27 p.m.
GUSCDC 2015 Ball 2015-02-21 Craig Skinner Feb. 19, 2015, 6:15 p.m.
Newcastle Branch Class May 4th 2023 2023-05-04 Alison Stewart Smith April 30, 2023, 6:32 p.m.
2023-11-11 Trinity SCDC Edinburgh 2023-11-11 Colin Duncan Oct. 15, 2023, 6:03 p.m.
New Scotland Annual Dance 2019-02-02 John Nuttall Jan. 27, 2019, 1:46 p.m.
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Newcastle Class April 20th 2023-04-20 Alison Stewart Smith April 16, 2023, 6:16 p.m.
Midwest Scottish Weekend 2022 - Ball 2022-05-02 Terry Garner May 2, 2022, 4:33 p.m.
Castle Club with David Cunningham 1801013 2018-01-13 Kate Kinnear Jan. 4, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
Bridge of Allan 2018-01-13 Keith Rose Jan. 13, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2021-11-04 Choice of Dances 2021-11-04 Secretary SCD Hamburg Nov. 2, 2021, 11:31 a.m.
Nantwich President's and Visitors' Night - 7 Nov 2016 2016-11-07 Christine Grove Aug. 21, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
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Dunfermline Ball Dec2017 2017-12-08 John McLean Sept. 7, 2017, 12:02 p.m.
Castle Club with J Lindsay 2017-03-04 Kate Kinnear Jan. 17, 2017, 12:57 a.m.
Bridge of Allan 2017-03-04 2017-03-04 Thomas Groß March 4, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
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Sandbach & District Caledonian Society Highland Ball 2016 2016-04-16 Andrew Locke April 7, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
Alison's Programme - 28 February 2017-02-28 Joy Scott Feb. 14, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
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20180623 RSCDS Stirling with James Coutts 2018-06-23 Kate Kinnear May 24, 2018, 12:27 a.m.
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IT dance 2014-12-28 Raphaelle orgeret Nov. 19, 2014, 6:13 p.m.
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Alva 18 Aug 22 - James Coutts 2022-08-18 Bill Austin June 10, 2022, 5:39 p.m.
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Friday 19 August 2016 - Summer Dance BLAIRGOWRIE Ericht SCDClub 2016-05-21 ChArLy Candia May 21, 2016, 11:03 p.m.
Trinity SCDC Edinburgh 2017/10/14 Ewan Galloway 2017-10-14 Daniel Hintermann Oct. 4, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Linlithgow SCDC 20 March 2020 2020-03-20 John Watkins Feb. 4, 2020, 8:52 p.m.
170128 Burns Night 2017 2017-01-28 Meinhard Reiser Aug. 8, 2016, 6:07 p.m.
Dunfermline Picnic charity dance 27June18 2018-06-27 John McLean June 9, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
RSCDS SF - December Party 2015-12-05 Rachel Pusey Nov. 18, 2015, 10:04 p.m.
15 06 21 Brighton RSCDS 2015-06-21 Chris & Lee Pratt May 15, 2015, 10:28 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Summer Social - Weds 13 July 2016 2016-07-13 Christine Grove May 9, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
Dunfermline Ball 2023 - Ewan Galloway 2023-12-08 Bill Austin Oct. 5, 2023, 8:01 p.m.
24 05 04 Guildford 2024-05-04 Chris & Lee Pratt Feb. 25, 2024, 4:39 p.m.
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Guildford 2024-05-04 Spring Dance 2024-05-04 David McQuillan Dec. 10, 2023, 12:26 a.m.
Nantwich Summer Dance - Fri 24 June 2016 2016-06-24 Christine Grove Feb. 17, 2016, 10:24 a.m.
Nantwich Demonstration Dances 2016-17 Christine Grove July 19, 2016, 12:14 a.m.
Dingwall Scottish Country Dance Club June Rally 2019-06-14 Fiona Newton April 24, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
RSCDS Stirling Burns Dance 24 Jan20 2020-01-24 John McLean Jan. 19, 2020, 3:57 p.m.
Marybank Dance 2021-09-18 Susan Mackay Aug. 30, 2021, 1:22 p.m.
Marybank Social Dance 2022-02-05 Susan Mackay Jan. 23, 2022, 6:03 p.m.
Marybank Social Dance (Copy) 2022-02-05 Susan Mackay Jan. 29, 2022, 10:23 a.m.
15 12 12 Brighton and Hove 2015-12-12 Chris & Lee Pratt Oct. 4, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
Northwich Highland Ball - Sat 13 Feb 2016 2016-02-13 Christine Grove Nov. 15, 2015, 2:26 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 5 Paare Cord Walter July 24, 2023, 10:15 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire New Year Ball Sat 10 January 2015 2015-01-10 Christine Grove Oct. 7, 2014, 5:18 p.m.
5 couple dances Rachel Pusey Jan. 23, 2019, 1:20 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2013 Cord Walter Jan. 20, 2014, 11:20 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2003 - 2013 Cord Walter May 19, 2014, 11:25 p.m.
Kilmorack 21-22 Dances done in class 2021-09-15 Peter Jamieson Sept. 15, 2021, 9:04 a.m.
Kilmorack - Dances done in class 2023-2024 season Peter Jamieson Oct. 10, 2023, 11:23 p.m.
temp James Wilson Feb. 28, 2024, 11:39 a.m.

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