The Gary Strathspey

alan mair

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> I have the original music for it and The Old Barn Jig before
> me as I write !!.
> It was first danced on TV (the copyright is dated 1958) and the
> frontispiece states STV's TOP Scottish Dance Programme. I'm not
> sure if it was The Kilt is My Delight or The White Heather Club. I
> rather suspect the latter as the picture is of a TV studio with all the
> dancers and watchers and they are not formally dressed! Shirt
> sleeves - I ask you!! Of course it may be rehearsals but there are a
> couple of sets and TKIMD was more dem style.

I suggest it was probably "Jig Time" . Both TWHC ans TKIMD were BBC progs.
I'm old enough to remember then all.

Alan
Cupar
Fife

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