Oliver Thinius wrote: > > Three speeds - Strathspey, Jig, Reel in Country dancing
March exists here as well.
> > Everything from March, Strahtspey, Reel, Jig up to Tango and Samba in > Ceilidh dance - limited spectrum?
You're mixing up two concepts here:
- Dances with a recognizable Scottish style which will be danced at a
- Dances which may conceivably be danced at a "ceilidh" event.
I stand by my statement.
> Alan Paterson schrieb am 04.06.2003: > >Bryan McAlister wrote: > >> > >> Is it not that Country dancers have developed an interest in a very > >> limited spectrum of Scottish Dancing and dont choose to do the > >vulgar > >> thing and join with the masses. > > > >Hmmm. > > > >~10-20 dances -> the "vulgar thing" > > > >over 11,000 dances -> a limited spectrum > > > >Most peculiar. > > > >Alan > >