Drummond Castle

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Hi Agnes,

That's the same as on the copy I have, so that confirms it. Thanks!

Sophie

On 05.09.2010 19:33, Agnes Macmichael wrote:
> Hi Sophie
> Here are the instructions as written by John Drewry in his Bankhead Book 3
>
> 17-22 1st cpl dance reels of 3 on sides with their corners, they begin by
> giving right shoulder to second corner.
>
> 21-24 1st cpl giving right hand cross to own side.
>
> 25-32 Wheelie Chain
>
> Hope this helps
>
> Agnes - West Lothian
> On 5 September 2010 19:03, Sophie Rickebusch<xxxxxx.xxxxxxxxxx@x2.xx.xx>wrote:
>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> I've just noticed a difference between the instructions for Drummond Castle
>> which I have (seemingly photocopied from a book, which I presume is J.
>> Drewry's Bankhead book 3) and the ones in Minicrib and Eric Ferguson's
>> cribs. Mine say:
>> 17-22 1s dance reels of 3 on sides, giving RSh to 2nd corners to start
>> 23-24 1s cross RH
>> 25-32 2s+1s+3s dance wheelie chain
>>
>>
>> whereas both sets of cribs give:
>> 17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on sides, giving RSh to 2nd corners to start
>> 25-32 2s+1s+3s adv+ret twice, 1s changing pl (BH) on bar 31
>>
>> So, two quite different endings... can anyone shed any light? I would of
>> course be inclined to go with the full instructions, which is also the way
>> we danced it in the Dancing Forth show this summer. However, as both sets of
>> cribs agree but are worded differently (i.e. don't seem to be just copied
>> from each other), I just wondered if there had been several versions of this
>> dance.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Sophie
>> --
>>
>> Sophie Rickebusch
>> Edinburgh, UK
>>
>>
>>
>

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Sophie Rickebusch
Edinburgh, UK

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