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10.12.2016 18:00 - 21:00

RSCDS Moscow Branch and Scottish Dancing School Shady Glen invite you to the ball!

This year the St. Andrew's Ball, dedicated to the Saint Patron of Scotland, will be held for the first time at Moscow St. Andrew's Anglican Church.

We wait you on December 10 at 18:00 in Moscow St. Andrews Church located at 8, Voznesensky pereulok.

Price:
Pre-payment before December 8 - 700 ₽;
At entrance - 800 ₽.
Children before 5 years - free.
Spectators older than 5 years - 100 ₽.

Detailed information and payment options are on the event page in VKontakte.

Ball programme

Grand March

SCOTLAND (J8x32) 2C (4C set) Playford RSCDS Bk 31
1- 8. 1s turn 2s on sides RH & dance DoSiDo with partners.
9-16. 1s+2s turn partners RH & dance DoSiDo on sides.
17-24. 1M+2M dance across above/below partners, cast in to meet & dance b'tw'n partners back to pl, Men set to each other & change pl LH on sides.
25-32. Ladies repeat above figure.

ST ANDREW'S DAY (R8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 24
1- 8 1s followed by 2s cast on own sides below 3s, meet & lead up to top, 1s cast & face 1st corners while 2s end at top
9-16 1s dance round 1st corners (RSh), pass LSh in centre, dance round 3rd corner RSh, pass ptnr LSh to face 2nd corners
17-24 1s repeat above Fig round 2nd corners end BtoB facing corners
25-32 1M with 2L+3L also 1L with 2M+3M circle 3H round to left, dance 1/2 Double Triangles & turn to end in 2nd places

ALBA (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Mary Pasqua Millennium Dances
1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left, 1s set to 2s, 1s cast to 2nd place while 2s dance up casting to 1st place
9-16 1s+3s repeat bars 1-8. 2 3 1
17-24 3s set to 1s & change places on sides (Ladies RH & Men LH), 2s set to 1s & change places on sides (other hand)
25-32 1s+2s dance the Bourrel: -
`1M+2L set advancing, 3/4 turn 2H & twirl to end BtoB (Lady facing up & Man down) while partners chase anticlockwise 1/2 way,
`set to partners & turn 2H to own sides having changed places

THE WANDERING PIPER (J4x32) 4C set R Goldring G & S Dances 2
1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across & LH back
9-16 1L+2M turn LH, 1M+2L turn RH
17-24 1s slip step down the middle for 4 steps, back to top & cast to 4th place
25-32 4s+1s dance R&L

A TRIP TO APPLECROSS (R6x32) 2C (3C set) Nicola Scott RSCDS Bk 50
1- 8 1s set, 1M sets twice while 1L dances round 1M passing RSh and back to place. 1s cross RH, 1L ends facing up 
9-16 1s+2s dance Man's Chain up/down set finishing on sidelines
17-24 1s+2s set, pull back RSh, dance 1 place clockwise into 1s+2s dance RH across 
25-32 1s+2s change places RH on sides with partner, chase 1 place clockwise. 1s turn 1½ RH
Each 2nd repetition modify as follows: 
1-8 1s set, 1L sets twice while 1M dances round 1M passing LSh and back to place. 1s cross LH, 1M ends facing up 
9-16 1s+2s dance Ladies' Chain up/down set finishing on sidelines 
Note: Bars 3-6 1M or 1L may use highland setting 
Bars 29-32 1s may use pivot turn (Right elbow grip)
 
CULLA BAY (S4x32) Sq.Set Ann Dix RSCDS Book 41
1- 4 1s and 3s advance and ½ turn opposite partner RH and cast out to opposite side 
5- 8 1s and 3s chase ¼ round set clockwise and dance in passing 2s/4s RSh curving in to face 2s/4s as 2s and 4s repeat bars 1-4 and turn right about to face 1s/3s 
9-16 All dance parallel reels of 4 across set 
17-24 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H once round to left, set and dance RH across ½ way 
25-32 2s+4s dance LH across once round, 2s and 4s dance out through sides passing opposite partner RSh and chase round set clockwise to next place. 2341

192 MILES HOME (J4x48) Sq Set Katy Sweetman RSCDS Bk 50 
Note: All turns with Elbow Grip - RE=Right Elbow, LE=Left Elbow
Part A 
1- 8 1s nearer hands joined dance between 3s, separate, cast, dance out between 2s/4s back to place (1M between 2s, 1L between 4s) 
9-16 1s turn RE, turn corners LE, 1s turn RE, 1M+2M also 1L+4L turn LE 
17-24 1s turn RE, 1M+3L also 1L+3M turn LE. 1s dance to original places facing out, set and turn inwards to face partner
Part B 
1- 4 Men pass LSh dancing to Right into next Lady's place, face out while Ladies cast topartner's place. All turn corner (on Left) LE to finish nearer hands joined with corner facing in 
5- 8 All Advance with corner and Men Retire with Lady on Left 
9-12 Ladies leading, all repeat bars 1-4 
13-16 All Advance with corner and Men Retire with partner to new position (1 place round anticlockwise) 
17-24 All circle 8H round and back

THE REEL OF THE ROYAL SCOTS (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring RSCDS Leaflet Dances 27
1- 8 1s 1/2 turn 2s on sides (1M RH - 1L LH) to face out, 2s+1s+3s set, 1s 1/2 turn 3s on sides (1M LH - 1L RH) end 3s facing out & 2s+3s+1s set
9-16 1s followed by 3s dance up between 2s, cast down 1 place, dance in & 1s cast up to 2nd place 3s end in 3rd place
17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, pass partner RSh turn 2nd corners RH & cross passing partner RSh to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

SANDS OF MORAR (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Barry Priddey RSCDS Book 45
1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s giving hands when possible 
9-16 1s dance reflection reels of 3 on own sides (1s dance down between 2s to begin) 
17-24 1s turn 2H and dance down middle to 3rd place as 2s+3s continue reel and dance down behind 1s, all set and 1s followed by 2s+3s cast up to original places 
25-32 1s+2s dance the Tourbillon:- 
' 1s and 2s turn partners 2H ½ way, 1M and 2L lead partners on 1 place clockwise to end 1s on Ladies' side and 2s on Men's side, 1s set to 2s 
' 1s and 2s ½ turn partners 2H, 1L and 2M lead partners on 1 place to end 2s in 1st place and 1s in 2nd place and 2s+1s cross RH to own sides

INTERMISSION
 
THE TWA THISTLES (J8x32) 3C (4C set) A&I Jamieson Glen Orrin Coll 2
1- 8 1M+2M also 2L+3L Set Link while 3M+1L set & change places RH, 1s+2s+3s chase clockwise 1/2 way
9-16 Repeat back to original pstns
17-24 2s dance reels of 3 across (2M with 1s & 2L with 3s)
25 32 1M+2M also 2L+3L turn LH, 1s+2s cross RH & dance 1/2 RH across to end 2 1 3

ST ANDREW'S FLAG (R8x32) 3C (4C Set) Sheila Gradon St Columban Bk
1- 8 1s+2s dance 4H round & back
9-16 1s set & cast below 3s & dance up into double triangle pstns, B-to-B facing own sides
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles ending 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

BLERVIE CASTLE (S4x32) 4C set D Haynes Carnforth Coll 1
1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance double Fig of 8 with couples below them 1s & 3s dancing down to start
9-16 1s & 3s cross to dance reels of 4 on opposite sides passing down between 2s/4s to start to end in original places but 1s & 3s on opposite sides
17-24 1s & 3s 1/2 turn RH to 2nd/4th pl own side as 2s & 4s cast up, 2s+1s also 4s+3s dance 1/2 RH across & all turn partner 2H 1.1/2 times
25-32 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette, 1s+4s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette. 2 4 1 3

SHORT AND VERY SWEET (J3x32) 3C set Rod Downey They Stole My Wife From Me Last Night
1- 8 1s dance Figs of 8 on sides (dance between 2s to start) giving hands 
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s dance between 2s to start) 
17-24 1s+2s dance double Fig of 8 (2s casting to start) 
25-32 1L+2L turn LH 1½ times while 1M+2M turn RH 1½ times, 1L+3L turn RH 1½ times while 1M+3M turn LH 1½ times

WHY NOT ? (R4x40) 4C set A Dix Reel Friends 1
1- 8 All set, cross RH, set & 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance 1/2 RH across to end 2 1 4 3
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides to end with 1s & 4s BtoB in centre facing diagonally
17-24 1s & 4s dance "Hello-Goodbye" setting to end facing opposite corners
25-32 1s & 4s turn corners RH, pass partners RSh to end on own side & turn partners RH
33-40 All circle 8H round & back

GYPSY WEAVER (S8x32) 3C (4C set) D Peet
1- 8 1s+3s dance RSh 3/4 round partner to end in line of four in centre (Ladies facing down & Men up), 1/2 reel of 4, 1s+3s RSh 3/4 round partner to own sides
9-16 2s+1s Set+Link, 3s+1s Set+Link
17-24 1s+3s+2s 1/2 RSh reel of 3 on the sides, 1L followed by partner casts up 1 place, crosses to Men’s sides turns left to turn partner LH to face 1st corners
25-32 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & Pass+Turn with 2nd corners ending 2nd place own sides
 
ISLAY MIST (J4x32) 4C Set H Peacocke Whisky Coll
1- 8 All circle 8H round & back
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Poussette
25-32 1s+3s dance RH across (between 4s), 1s cast to bottom while 3s lead up to 2nd place. 2 3 4 1

TALISKER (R8x32) 2C (4C set) B Eddershaw Whisky Coll
1- 8 1s cross down below 2s & cast up to top, cross RH & set
9-16 2s cross up & cast down, cross RH & set
17-24 1s followed by 2s dance down, 2s followed by 1s dance up to 1st/2nd places
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

JOHNNIE WALKER (M-(S64+J64)) Sq.Set N&H Robson Whisky Coll
1- 8 All circle 8H round & back
9-16 All set to corners & turn RH, set to partners & turn LH
17-24 1s & 3s advance to centre & lead out through sides with opposite partner, cross & dance to opposite sides & turn partner RH 1.1/2 times
25-32 2s & 4s repeat 17-24
33-40 All Ladies petronella one place to right & all set, Ladies petronella on to next place to right & set
41-48 All Men petronella one place to right & all set, Men petronella on to next place to right & set
49-64 All dance Grand Chain once round & dance Allemande anticlockwise
65-128 Repeat in Jig time

EXTRAS:
THE TRIUMPH (R4x24) 4C set Gow RSCDS Bk 1
1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back to top, 1M presenting 1L to 2M
9-16 1L+2M with nearer hands joined dance down the middle followed by 1M, 1L+2M turn inwards (holding hands) & with crossed arms gives LH to partner, 1M+2M join free hands in arch over Ladies head & all 3 dance up in 'Triumph', 2M returns to place
17-24 1s dance special Poussette (1/4 turn, travel, 1/4 turn, 1/4 turn, travel, 1/4 turn, 1/2 turn) down the middle to 4th place as 2s+3s+4s step up

DUKE OF PERTH (Broun's Reel or Clean Pease Strae) (R8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 1
1- 8 1s turn RH, cast to 2nd place, turn LH to face 1st corners 
9-16 1s turn 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner to face 1st corners 
17-24 1s set to and turn 1st corner 2H, set to and turn 2nd corner 
25-32 1s dance Reel of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner and cross back to own sides. 213
 

 

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