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Dances

title Formation Writer/Publisher/
Interpreter
Source
04‑July‑21: Victoria Yeomans
Young Phillis of Wakefield All solo or couple Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
Hunsdon House adapted by Victoria Dancing Master 1665  
Partial Recall   By Victoria Yeomans & Neil Stuart
tune by Dave Yeomans
 
Love Lane   Tune & Dance by Jack Brown  
Pall-Mall   Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
Lor of Caernarfon's Jig   Interpreted by Dick Reed  
Burnished Copper   By Victoria Yeomans
Tune by Dave Yeomans
At Home with Deo Volente
St Martin's Lane   Interpreted by Christine Helwig  
Braes of Dornoch   Interpreted by Charles Bolton Retreads
In the Presence of Monarchs   Joseph Pimentel The Green Jay Collection
Huntington's Maggot   1721  
Big School Circle   David & Kathryn Wright The Vesey Collection
Kelstern Gardens   Interpreted by Tom Cook Come Let's Be Merry Again
13‑June‑21: Bernie Culkin
Set for Spring All solo or couple Joseph Pimental Green Jay Collection
Bep's Favourite adapted by Bernie Philippe Callens Continental Capers
Mr Eaglesfield's New Hornpipe Henry Playford Int. Andrew Shaw Farnicle Huggy
The Trip to the Jubilee John Essex Int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Short and Sweet Thomas Bray Int. Christine Helwig and Marshall Barron Thomas Bray' Country Dances, 1699
King's Maggot John Young Int. Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
The White Joak Wright Int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Fair and Softly Walsh Int. Tom Cook Again Let's Be Merry
Scotch Billy Walsh Int. Tom Cook Again Let's Be Merry
Exeter Ladies Nathaniel Kynaston Int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
The Cookow Henry Playford Int. Andrew Shaw Farnicle Huggy
09‑May‑21: Louise Siddons
The Royall All couple Isaac 1711 Unpublished
Rigaudon of Peace Interpreted by Louise Feuillet 1709 Unpublished
Entrance for Two   Feuillet 1709 Unpublished
The Pastorall   Isaac 1713 Unpublished
The Godolphin   Isaac 1714 Unpublished
18‑Apr‑21: Victoria Yeomans
Hedge-Lane All solo or couple, Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
The Happy Conclusion Adapted by Victoria Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
Evan’s Delight   Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Mr Kynaston's Famous Dance
Pretty Miss Larn   Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Farnicle Huggy
Softly Good Tummas   Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Mr Kynaston's Famous Dance
A Trip to Islington   Interpreted by Andrew Shaw Unpublished
Lover’s Luck   Thomas Bray
Interpreted by Diana Cruickshank
The Lovers Luck and Other Dances
Mr Beveridge’s Maggot   Interpreted by Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Good Man of Antwerp   Gary Roodman Even Odder Calculated Figures
Easter Morn   Erna-Lynne Bogue Favourites of the Boston Centre
Terpsichore   Charles Bolton Optimistic Dances
Wild Boy   Robert Moir Unpublished
08‑Mar‑21: Bernie Culkin
Dutchess of Devonshire's Reel All solo or couple, Ignatius Sanchos
Interpreted by Valerie Webster
12 English Country Dances written by an erstwhile slave
The Irish Trot Adapted by Bernie Walsh
Interpreted by Heather Blasdale Clarke
Captain Cook's Country Dance
The Lovers Luck   Thomas Bray
Interpreted by Diana Cruickshank
The Lovers Luck and Other Dances
The Gun   John Playford
Interpreted by Cecile Laye
Step Stately
Ely Court   Walsh
Interpreted by Fried De Metz Herman
The Naked Truth
The Marple Bridge Rose   Philippe Callens Season of Invention
Scintilla   Jan Dale Tuzzy Muzzy
The Tin Princess   Victoria Yeomans At Home with Deo Volente
The Flighty Nymph   Hazel Moir Unpublished
Twenty Years After   Sharon Green Dances from the Greenery
07‑Feb‑21: Louise Siddons
Woodstock Park Revisited All solo or couple, Louise Siddons (original choreography to the tune WP) Unpublished
Easter Thursday Adapted by Louise Walsh 1733, int. Bernard Bentley 1977 published in Fallibroome volume 5
Fair Quaker of Deal   DMII (1710-1728), int. A. “Bert” Simons, 1970 The Playford Ball (Keller/Shimer)
Miller of Drohan   Louise Siddons (original choreography to the traditional tune) Online
A Trip to Holy-Well   Int. Andrew Shaw Emperor of the Moon
Freeford Gardens   David & Kathryn Wright Wright's Humours
Apollo and Daphne   Int. Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
The Toast   Essex 1710, int. Louise Siddons Online
Prince of Westborough   Paula Kelley Prince of Westborough / unpublished but available here
Mistwold   David Newitt CDSS News, August 1993
10‑Jan‑21: Joanna Reiner-Wilkinson
Christina Naomi Alexander
Impropriety Brooke Friendly/Chris Sackett Impropriety Volume I
The Longest Night Brooke Friendly/Chris Sackett Impropriety Volume V
Act With Agility Brooke Friendly/Chris Sackett Impropriety Volume VI
Old Wife Behind the Fire George Fogg & Rich Jackson Neal Collection, 1726
Monterey Ploughman Susan Kevra
A New Leaf Brooke Friendly/Chris Sackett Impropriety Volume VI
Patch the Pipes Brooke Friendly/Chris Sackett Impropriety Volume VI
Sunlight through Draperies Tom Roby CDSS News March/April 2004
Trip to Paris Dancing Master
06‑Dec‑20: Victoria Yeomans
St Catherine All solo or couple, int. Philippe Callens Dancing Master 11th ed, 1701 / Antwerp Antics
The Tin Princess adapted by Victoria Victoria Yeomans At Home with Deo Volente
Lincoln’s Inn   int. Andrew Shaw Dancing Master 12th ed, 1703
Corona Isolation   Susan & Brian Parkin unpublished
A Trip to Macclesfield   Brian Wedgbury The Dances of Brian Wedgbury
Childgrove   int. Cecil Sharp Dancing Master 11th ed, 1701
Huntingdon’s Maggot     Dancing Master 1721
Mignonette   Jan Dale Tuzzy Muzzy
The Drummer   int. Charles Bolton Thompson 1757 / Retreads
Braes of Dornoch   int. Charles Bolton Johnson 1757 / Retreads
01‑Nov‑20: Bernie Culkin
Jack's Health All solo or couple, int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Whiskers adapted by Bernie int. Andrew Shaw The She Favourite
Fop's Fancy   int. Andrew Shaw The She Favourite
Dudmason Hall   int. Andrew Shaw The She Favourite
Rogue Rapids   Chris Sackett Impropriety VI
All Saints' Day   David Ashworth CDSS News
Manage the Miser   int. Philippe Callens Seasons of Invention
Up with Aily   int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
The Merry Musicologist   Philippe Callens Seasons of Invention
The Engaging Engineer   Sharon Green Dancesfrom the Greenery
Mr Cosgill's Delight   int. Douglas and Helen Kennedy Country Dance Book New Series
04‑Oct‑20: Louise Siddens
Take a Dance All solo or couple Adapted by Louise Original Dance: 1765
The Haymakers   Adapted by Louise Original Dance: 1726
When Laura's Free   Original dance by Orly Krasner
Adapted by Sharon Green
Celebrations
Monte Toyon Mist   Original dance by Chris Sackett & Brooke Friendly
Adapted by Louise
Impropriety IV
Marina   Original dance by Elizabeth Zekley
Adapted by Louise
 
Late One Night   Original Choreography by Louise Siddons  
Around the Bend   Original Choreography by Louise Siddons  
Better than the Alternative   Original Choreography by Louise Siddons  
13‑Sep‑20: Victoria Yeomans
Young Phillis of Wakefield All solo or couple, int. Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
YMr Beveridge’s Maggot adapted by Victoria int. Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Phoenix Rejuvenated   Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Books
Sunlight Through Draperies   Tom Roby Unknown
Old Maid in Hopes   int. Andrew Shaw Emperor of the Moon
Deeside Meadows   David & Kathryn Wright Not Quite the Two of Us
Portabella   int. Tom Cook Again Let’s Be Merry
Braes of Dornoch   int. Charles Bolton Retreads
St Martin’s Lane   int. Christine Helwig CDSS News
Barham Down     Unknown
Levi Jackson Rag   Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Books
23‑Aug‑20: Thomas Bending
Handel with care All solo or couple, Gary Roodman Additional Calculated Figures
Mutual Love adapted by Thomas Marjorie Heffer and William Porter The Apted Book of Country Dances
The Duke of Kent's Waltz   Albert Simons Kentish Hops
My Lady Winwood's Maggot   Charles Bolton Retreads 2
Mad Moll   Colin Hume Colin's website
Never Love thee More   Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
19‑Jul‑20: Bernie Culkin
De Novo All solo or couple, Brooke Friendly & Chris Sackett Impropriety 5
Maiden Lane adapted by Bernie John Playford Dancing Master 1st Edition, 1651
Neat, Mr. John   Andrew Shaw Mr. Kynaston's Famous Dance
Peace and Joy   Joseph Pimentel The Goldcrest Collection
The Young Widow   Charles Bolton Retreads Vol 6
20‑Jun‑20: Louise Siddons
Auretti's Dutch Skipper All solo or couple Louise Siddons Links to recordings:
Fourpence Ha'penny Farthing   Louise Siddons drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1GtOzn8IIZWpAbdAy_gj47heC4f4AlvWA
Sapphire Sea   Christine Robb / Rebekah Valencia drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1FIT3FriGhYvjMloBixTctkYAqJS6mYCJ
The Hole in the Wall   Louise Siddons drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1f6ipYasoX-feAuDL07cxuAAfRCeBwTeG
Trip to Your Imagination   Carmen Giunta  
Sally In Our Alley   Louise Siddons  
Alice   Philippe Callens / Louise Siddons  
9 Feb 20: Thomas Bending
The Astonished Archaeologist 3 couples longways Philippe Callens Continental Capers
Emma's Waltz 4 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
The Old Jubilee Longways triple Ken Sheffield From Two Barns volume 2
Hambleton's Round O Longways triple Bernard Bentley Fallibroome 1
Maiden Lane 3 couples longways Cecil Sharp (adapted) Country Dance Book part 3
Delia 3 couples longways Ellen Taylor Hunter's Moon
Bath Carnival 3 couples longways Marjorie Heffer and William Porter The Apted Book of Country Dances
White Wheat 3 couples longways Hazel Moir Colin Hume's website
Jamaica 4 couples longways Tom Cook Colin Hume's website
Red and All Red 3 couples longways Charles Bolton Retreads 5
Slof Galliard 4 couples longways Pat Shaw New wine in old bottles
The Flight Longways triple Marjorie Heffer and William Porter The Apted Book of Country Dances
12 Jan 20: Colin Hume
The Punch‑Bowl Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Parsons Farewell 2 couples Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Kevin's Celebration Waltz 5 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Saint Martin's Lane Longways triple Christine Helwig  
Nonesuch 4 couples longways Mike Barraclough Playford with a Difference
Leather Lake House Longways triple Fried de Metz Herman The Naked Truth
The Double Helix 4 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
New Year's Day in the Morning 3 couples longways Bernard Bentley Fallibroome 3
Mr Isaac's Maggot Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Three Weddings Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
La Russe Square Colin Hume Colin's website
Key to the Cellar Longways triple Jenny Beer Key to the Cellar
3 Nov 19: Colin Hume and Denise Devonald
The Saraband Longways duple Colin Hume  
Cecil Sharp House Square Colin Hume Colin's website
Under the Influence 4 couples longways Jenna Simpson Under the Influence
Ties of Love Longways duple Jenny Beer Key to the Cellar
Algorhythms 4 couples longways Orly Krasner Celebrations
Beach Spring 4 couples longways Leslie Lassetter  
Pluck me a Fig Longways duple Anna Rain  
Shepherd's Holiday 3 couples longways Colin Hume Playford with a Difference
The Ashford Assembly 3 couples longways Colin Hume Dances with a Difference, Volume 1
Meet in the middle Longways duple Loretta Holz Dancing Across the Atlantic
1 Sep 19: Victoria Yeomans
Beautious Grove 3 couples longways Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
Love's Triumph 3 couples longways Philippe Callens Antwerp Antics
Apley House Revisited 4 couples longways Victoria Yeomans Not Quite the Two of Us
Gambols 4 couples longways Jenna Simpson Under the Influence
Pinewood Avenue Square Hilary Herbert Hilary's Humours Volume 3
Enfield Common Longways duple Philippe Callens Continental Capers
Huntingdon's Maggot Longways duple Bernard Bentley Fallibroome 4
The Dancing Dutch Longways duple Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Collection
Spring Allegro Longways duple Gary Roodman Even Odder Calculated Figures
St John's Meeting House Longways duple Andrew Shaw Nearer and Farther
The Brickmakers Longways duple Ken Sheffield From Two Barns Volume 6
11 Aug 19: Colin Hume
Devonshire House Longways duple Colin Hume  
Mage on a Cree Square Pat Shaw Another look at Playford
Jack Pudding 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Bright and Beautiful 5 couples longways Colin Hume New Dances for Old
Lady Day Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Tango in Toronto Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Hunsdon House Square Colin Hume Colin's website
Falconer Hall 4 couples longways Peter McBryde SCD Archives
King of Poland Longways duple Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Close Harmony 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Lilli Burlero Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
14 Jul 19: Rhodri Davies
       
16 Jun 19: Robert Moir
Got a dance by George Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
Ponderosa Pine Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
Bishop's Halloween 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
The Hills and Dales of Wales Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Fringe Benefits
The Treasure 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
Bar a Bar Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman The Naked Truth
Philadelphia Heritage 4 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Fringe Benefits
The Severn Bore Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Fringe Benefits
Kitchen Triad 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Road to Ruin
Robbin a Bobbin Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
Gipsy Round / Gypsy Round Longways duple Eric Leber Ease and Elegance
19 May 19: Madeleine Smith
       
24 Mar 19: Andrew Shaw
       
17 Feb 19: Colin Hume
Maxwell's Rant 4 couples longways Rutherford 1752 Colin's website
Step Stately 5 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Mad Moll Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Song to the Moon 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Calliope Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Drive the Monsieur from Flanders 4 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Whirligig 3 couples longways Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Saint Catherine Longways duple Philippe Callens Antwerp Antics
27 Jan 19: Sue Horsham
       
2 Dec 18: Andrew Swaine
Parson's Farewell 2 couples   Sloane MS
Scotch Cap 3 couples    
Gray's Inn Maske 4 couples   Lovelace MS
Aly Grogan     Llangadfan MS
4 Nov 18: Colin Hume and Emma Wooders
Humours of the Age 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
The Valentine's Day Massacre Circle Colin Hume DWAD3, 1990
Up with Aily Longways duple Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Mr Felton's Retirement Square Colin Hume Colin's website
Swedish Masquerade Couple Traditional Danish  
30 Sep 18: Robert Moir
Rosamond's Pond Longways duple Christine Helwig Thomas Bray' Country Dances, 1699
Braye's Maggot Longways duple Christine Helwig Thomas Bray' Country Dances, 1699
Cupid's Bridge Longways duple Christine Helwig Thomas Bray' Country Dances, 1699
The Lovcer's Luck Longways duple Christine Helwig Thomas Bray' Country Dances, 1699
Jockey's Jig Longways duple Tom Cook Hunter's Moon
The Old Mill Longways duple Tom Cook Hunter's Moon
Smithy Hill Longways duple Tom Cook Spoil the Broth
The Installation 3 couples longways Tom Cook Again let's be merry
Stepping Stones Longways duple Tom Cook Spoil the Broth
2 Sep 18: Victoria Yeomans
       
12 Aug 18: Sue Horsham
       
8 Jul 18: Colin Hume and Louise Siddons
From Aberdeen Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Chelsea Reach Square Mainly Cecil Sharp Colin's website
Chamberlain Election 3 couples longways Mainly Tom Cook Colin's website
The Morland Waltz 5 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
24 Jun 18: Megan Wilson
Step and Fetch Her Longways duple Mary Neal  
The Merry Andrew 3 couples longways Marjorie Heffer & William Porter Maggot Pie
Freers' Fortification   Hilary Herbert  
Stafford Castle   Naomi Alexander  
Delia 3 couples longways Ellen Taylor Hunter's Moon
King's Frolic 3 facing 3 Jill Lawrence Dances for Gloucestershire
Deeds Not Words Longways duple Hazel Moir This website
For Nora   Audrey Laver  
Woodruff   Jan Dale  
Gift To‑Ken 4 Couples longways Wendy Crouch Further Flights of Fancy
For Florence   Peggy Hazell  
20 May 2018: Carol Hewson
Six for the Six Proud Walkers Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Ease and Elegance
The Great Hall Longways duple Charles Bolton What's New
Birds of a Feather 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
Tall Trees Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman The Naked Truth
The Happy Couple 3 couples longways Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
Spring Wedding Longways duple Charles Bolton People and Places
Church in the Highlands Square Fried de Metz Herman Ease and Elegance
The Saturday Triad 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman Serendipity
A Southerly Breeze Longways duple Charles Bolton Round Robin
Bottoms Up 3 couples longways Fried de Metz Herman The Naked Truth
Sparkling Eyes Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman The Naked Truth
The Happy Conclusion Longways duple Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
25 Mar 2018: Madeleine Smith
       
18 Feb 2018: Graham Christian
       
28 Jan 2018: Colin Hume
Alterations Longways duple Kathryn & David Wright Wright's Humours
Fain I Would Square Colin Hume Colin's website
The Hitchin Diamond 4 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
The Beau's Retreat 3 couples longways Bernard Bentley Fallibroome 2, 1965
Mr Beveridge's Maggot Longways duple Colin Hume Colin's website
Up with Aily Longways duple Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Ruth 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
Well‑Hall Longways duple Keller & Shimer The Playford Ball
A Trip o'er Tweed 3 couples longways Colin Hume Colin's website
The Phoenix 4 couples longways Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Elizabeth Longways duple Colin Hume DWAD4, 1996
3 Dec 2017: Carol Hewson
Auretti's Dutch Skipper Longways duple Pat Shaw The Playford Ball
Room for Ramblers Longways duple Chip Hendrickson Road to Ruin
Bloomsbury Market 3 Couples longways Andrew Shaw Farnicle Huggy
St. Martin's Lane Longways triple Christine Helwig Purcell's  Dancing Master
The Goose and Gridiron 3 Couples longways Tom Cook Come Let's Be Merry
A Health to all Honest Men Longways duple Bob Dennard Choice Morsels
Paston's Maggot 3 Couples longways Andrew Shaw Mr. Kynaston's Favourite Dance
Mr. Beveridge's Maggot Longways duple Pat Shaw The Playford Ball
Lovely Nancy Longways duple Nic Broadbridge Simple Pleasures
Excuse Me Longways duple Philippe Callens Belgian Boutardes
A Trip to Orpington 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Kentish Hops
Miss de Jersey's Memorial Longways duple Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Book 2
Donnie's Farewell to London 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Book 1
Mr. Isaac's Maggot Longways duple Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
The Female Saylor Longways duple Pat Shaw The Playford Ball
Peace Be With You Longways duple Fried de Metz Herman Choice Morsels
5 Nov 2017: Robert Moir
The Pursuit Longways duple Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Sybil's Au Revoir 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Collection book 3
Mignonette Longways triple Jan Dale Tuzzy Muzzy
The Red House of Cardiff 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Something Old, Something Nerw
Quite Carr‑ied Away 4 Couples longways Pat Shaw Pat Shaw's Pinewoods
A Trip to Orpington 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Collection book 3
Mr Ganiford's Delight Longways duple William Ganiford Not Quite Gold
Mr Beveridge's Maggot Longways duple Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Ani's Waltz Circle Gary Roodman Good Friends
3 Sep 2017: Victoria Yeomans
       
16 Jul 2017: Sue Horsham
       
4 Jun 2017: Madeleine Smith
       
9 Apr 2017: Robert Moir
Valentine's Day Longways duple Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Prince William 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw The Playford Ball
Wild Boy Longways duple Robert Moir Unpublished
Joy after Sorrow 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Miss de Jersey's Memorial Longways duple Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Collection book 2
The Secret Garden 4 Couples longways Hazel Moir Unpublished
The Jolly Company Longways triple Andrew Shaw Elephants Stairs
12 Feb 2017: Colin Hume
Red‑House Longways duple Douglas & Helen Kennedy Country Dance Book New Series, 1929
The Pride of Newcastle 3 Couples circle Pat Shaw 1963
Lull Me Beyond Thee 4 Couples longways Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Four Winds 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw 1972
Dick's Maggot Longways duple Colin Hume Playford with a Difference Vol. 1, 1995
K & E Double longways Pat Shaw Among the Pines, 1983
The Phoenix 4 Couples longways Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
Monica's Delight 2 Couples longways Pat Shaw 1931
King of Poland Longways duple Cecil Sharp Country Dance Book
22 Jan 2017: Robert Moir
A Soldier and a Sailor Longways duple Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Burlington House 3 Couples longways Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
The Female Sailor Longways duple Pat Shaw Another Look at Playford
Rebecca 3 Couples longways Robert Moir Unpublished
Young Damon's Flight 3 Couples longways Andrew Shaw The She Favourite
Come with voices singing Longways duple Joseph Pimentel The Goldcrest Collection
White Wheat 3 Couples longways Hazel Moir colinhume.com/inst3.htm#WhiteWheat
Somerset Square Square Philippe Callens Seasons of Invention
Long Livce London Sicilian circle Pat Shaw Pat Shaw Collection book 2