Is Mhairi's Wedding so irritating ?

Susan McKinnell

Message 22354 · 5 Sep 2000 18:55:25 · Fixed-width font · Whole thread

Previous message: dances on the web (Susan McKinnell)
Next message: the eternal discussion about Mairi's Wedding (RuddBaron)
Previous in thread: Is Mhairi's Wedding so irritating ? (Susan McKinnell)
Next in thread: Dance popularity changing with time (was Re: Is Mhairi's Wedding so irritating ?) (Alex Tweedly)

I think there are some dances that are so well written, they will always be
favorites (so long as there is Scottish Country Dancing).
Sue

Dianna Shipman wrote:
>
> Actually I remember seeing a tabulation of popular dances 10 years or so
> back (and I think it may have been mentioned in a discussion sometime in the
> last year) - and I looked up my copy at the time - as I recall about 50 -
> 75% of the top 50 dances were the same - things like Reel of the 51st, Reel
> of the Royal Scots, Postie's Jig, Mairi's Wedding and Montgomeries Rant.
> Dianna

--
Susan McKinnell xxxx@xxxxxx.xxx 630-979-5313
"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable
one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore,
all progress depends on the unreasonable man." -George Bernard Shaw

Previous message: dances on the web (Susan McKinnell)
Next message: the eternal discussion about Mairi's Wedding (RuddBaron)
Previous in thread: Is Mhairi's Wedding so irritating ? (Susan McKinnell)
Next in thread: Dance popularity changing with time (was Re: Is Mhairi's Wedding so irritating ?) (Alex Tweedly)
A Django site.