John Reay - The Barn Dance Book (Book)

Book

  • N°: 191705173293
  • EAN: BEE 18
€ 21,00 (VAT incl.)

An Indispensable Encyclopedia for all involved in running Barn Dance. 65 dances with suitable tunes plus and introductory section on dancing and playing in a country dance band. Includes dances from a number of traditions, English, Scottish, American and Continental although selection leans heavily towards the English tradition.

DANCES

SINGLE CIRCLE

The Grand Circle Dance - Blaydon Races - The Dorset Ring Dance - Circle Waltz - French Peasants Dance - Serbian Dance - Lucky Seven - Alabama Jubilee

TRIANGULAR SET

Wind on Loch Fyne

LONGWAYS DANCE

The Brighton Camp - The Galopede - Weaver’s Galopede - The Oxo Reel - Clopton Bridge - Cumberland Long eight - Stoke Golding Country Dance - Lover’s Knot - Devon Jig - Flying Scotsman - Cumberland Reed - Farmers Jig - Seep the Plough - Bridge of Athlone - Stafforshire Knot - Kewick Galopede - Doubtful Shepherd - Tip to Barbados - Strip the Willow - Haymakers - The Willow Tree DOUBLE CIRCLE Lancashire Reel

COUPLE DANCES

The Barn Dance - Pat-a-cake Polka - St. Bernard’s Waltz - Gay Gordons - Fricassee

SICILIAN CIRCLE (couple facing couple)

Buttered Peas - Sweets of May - Waltz Country Dance - Candyman Rag - Westmoreland Cottagers - Wring out the Dishrag - The Bradstone Reel - The Chevot Rant

TRIPLE CIRCLE

Revecca’s Roundabout - Three Hand Star - The Six Reel - Three Meet - The Dashing White Sergeant

LONG SET DANCES

Riflemen - Norfolk Long Dance - Nottingham Square - The Steamboat - The Tempest - Hunt the Hare - Portland Fancy - Haste to the Wedding

SQUARE SETS

La Russe - Ninepins - Cumberland Square Eight - Buffalo Girls - Coming Round the Mountain - Celebration Square - Westmorland Square Eight - Tar Quadrille