Class Notes

DANCE PANDEMIC
For those that would like to continue to try some ECD while keeping “safe”, here are some dances skillfully created and generously shared for such a time as this:
Some are for one, some are for more dancers, for those with partners at home.
https://carolinaenglishcountrydance.com/home/dance-pandemic/
The pages listing these dances have been viewed over 2,625 times, as of
June 15, bringing the joy of dance to many parts of the world.
Thus far in 2020, the website has had visits from: USA, UK, Canada,
Australia, Netherlands, China, Germany, France, New Zealand,
Switzerland, Belgium, Austria, South Korea, Panama, Bangladesh, US
Virgin Islands, Norway, Poland, Finland, Indonesia, Egypt, Japan, India,
Singapore, Ukraine. These are listed in order of frequency.
Congratulations to all those whose dances, music, and teaching have
brought more joy to the world in the midst of challenging times!


Here is a table of what we have done: 8/29/19 to 3/5/20
For BSAC here is a list of the dances we did from Oct. 2019 to March 2020.
For some dances, video links are provided below.

Mar. 5:
The Hop Ground – Sandra                     The Hop Ground
Handel with Care  –  Robert                  Handel with Care
The Farmer’s Joy – Barbara                   The Farmer’s Joy
Terpsicourante  – Marion                      Terpsicourante
Sunlight Through Draperies – Sara     Sunlight Through Draperies
Cobbler’s Hornpipe  –  Bob                    Cobbler’s Hornpipe
Row Well Ye’ Mariners  –  Barbara       Row Well Ye Mariners

Feb. 27:
Selina – Sandra                                 Selina
Corelli’s Maggot  – Sara                   Corelli’s Maggot
Drapers Garden – Marion              Drapers Garden
Stepping Stones – Bob                     Stepping Stones
Jacob Hall’s Jig – Robert                  Jacob Hall’s Jig
Sprigs of Laurel – Barbara
Newcastle Circle Mixer – Sara      Newcastle Circle Mixer

Feb.20:
Come Haste to the Wedding – Barbara     Come Haste to the Wedding
Take a Dance – Carol                                    Take a Dance
Candles in the Dark – Bob                           Candles in the Dark
Sapphire Sea – Bob                                       Sapphire Sea
Childgrove – Sara                                          Childgrove
Apley House – Barry                                    Apley House

Feb. 13:
Christchurch Bells – Robert                    Christchurch Bells
The Geud Man O’ Ballingigh – Barry    The Geud Man O’ Ballangigh
Polka Dot – Barbara                                 Polka Dot
Holborn March – Carol                           Holborn March
Sapphire Sea – Bob                                  Sapphire Sea
General Grooviness of the Universe   General Grooviness of the Universe
Row Well Ye’ Mariners                          Row Well Ye Mariners

Feb. 6:
Jefferson and Liberty – Sandra         Jefferson and Liberty
Sun Assembly – Sara                           Sun Assembly
Indian Queen – Barry                         The Indian Queen
The Green Muse – Bob                        The Green Muse
The Comical Fellow – Barbara          The Comical Fellow
The Duke of Kent’s Waltz – Robert   The Duke of Kent’s Waltz
The Eastbourne Rover – Carol          The Eastbourne Rover
Freeford Gardens – Robert                Freeford Gardens

Jan. 30:
The Rainbow – Barbara                  The Rainbow
Draper’s Garden – Carol                 Drapers’ Gardens
The Hop Picker’s Feast – Sandra   The Hop Picker’s Feast
Upon a Summer’s Day – Barry      Upon a Summer’s Day
Knole Park – Sara                            Knole Park
Trip to Provence – Bob                   Trip to Provence

Jan. 23:
Tythe Pig – Barry               Tythe Pig  (Not exactly as we do it)
Lovely Nancy – Robert     Lovely Nancy
Spanish Jigg – Carol          Spanish Jigg
Collier’s Daughter – Bob  Collier’s Daughter
Mistwold – Sandra           Mistwold
Leah’s Waltz – Sara          Leah’s Waltz
My Lord Byron’s Maggot – Barbara   My Lord Byron’s Maggot
I Care Not for These Ladies – Carol    I Care Not for These Ladies

Jan. 9:
The Farmer’s Joy – Barbara                     The Farmer’s Joy
The Geud Man O’ Ballingigh – Barry     The Geud Man O’ Ballangigh
Christina – Carol                                        Christina
Elizabeth – Bob                                          Elizabeth
Bonny Cuckoo – Sara                                Bonny Cuckoo
Row Well Ye’ Mariners – Barry              Row Well Ye Mariners

Jan. 2:
I Care Not for These Ladies – Barry    I Care Not for These Ladies
The Indian Queen – Sandra                  The Indian Queen
Softly Good Tummas – Sara
Hunsdon House – Marion                    Hunsdon House
Mount Hills – Bob                                  Mount Hills
The Hop Ground – Sandra                   The Hop Ground
South Wind – Bob                                  South Wind
Sellenger’s Round – Sara                      Sellenger’s Round

Dec. 26:
Auretti’s Dutch Skipper – Barry        https://youtu.be/G33N0yoJ6xk
All The Way Home – Bob                   https://youtu.be/4jqVRhTzH7w
Terpsicourante – Marion                    https://youtu.be/ZJVQUYhCIRU
The Comical Fellow – Barbara           https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlVp4grIWAk
General Grooviness of the Universe – Sara     https://youtu.be/E9hBnS5-oTg
Drive the Cold Winter Away, Mixer – Bob       Drive the Cold Winter

Dec. 19:
Drive the Cold Winter Away (as Cr Mix) – Bob  Drive the Cold Away
In the Bleak Midwinter – Sandra     In the Bleak Midwinter
Irish Lamentation – Carol                  Irish Lamentation
Barbarini’s Tambourine – Marion    Barbarini’s Tambourine
Jack’s Maggot – Sara                           Jack’s Maggot
The Queen’s Jig – Barbara                  The Queen’s Jig
Gower Wassail – Bob                           Gower Wassail

Dec. 12:
Farmer’s Joy – Barbara     The Farmer’s Joy
The Geud Man o’ Ballingigh – Barry        The Geud Man O’ Ballangigh
Rafe’s Waltz – Carol       Rafe’s Waltz
Portsmouth – Sandra     Portsmouth
Cold and Raw – Bob       (No video)       Instructions: Cold and Raw
Terpsicourante – Marion      Terpsicourante
Knole Park – Sara        Knole Park
Bobbing Joe – Barry        (No video of single chorus)
Instructions: Bobbing Joe (single chorus) with video link to full chorus version.

Dec. 5:
Christchurch Bells – Sara      Christchurch Bells
Heather Towers – Bob    Heather Towers      Instructions: Heather Towers
General Grooviness of the Universe – Lenore       General Grooviness of the Universe
My Lord Byron’s Maggot – Barbara        My Lord Byron’s Maggot
Barbarini’s Tambourine – Marion        Barbarini’s Tambourine
The Haymakers – Bob        The Haymakers
The Comical Fellow – Barbara        The Comical Fellow
Newcastle Circle Mixer – Sara        Newcastle Circle Mixer

Nov. 21:
The Hop Ground – Sandra   The Hop Ground
Corelli’s Maggot  – Sara   Corelli’s Maggot
Heptathlon  – Marion   Heptathlon Jig
Portsmouth  – Sandra   Portsmouth
The Rainbow  – Barbara   The Rainbow
The Comical Fellow  – Barbara    The Comical Fellow
Jefferson and Liberty  –  Sandra    Jefferson and Liberty

Nov. 14:
Sellenger’s Round – Sara     Sellenger’s Round
Jefferson and Liberty – Sandra     Jefferson and Liberty
Rafe’s Waltz – Carol     Rafe’s Waltz
The Mulberry Garden – Barry    The Mulberry Garden
Heptathlon Jig – Sara     Heptathlon Jig
The Queen’s Jig – Barbara      The Queen’s Jig
The Minor Spaniard – Robert     The Minor Spaniard
Alice – Sandra     Alice

Nov. 7:
My Lord Byron’s Maggot – Barbara   My Lord Byron’s Maggot
The Indian Queen – Sandra     The Indian Queen
Peace Be with You – Carol       Peace Be with You
Barbarini’s Tambourine – Marion       Barbarini’s Tambourine
The Juice of Barley – Barry       The Juice of Barley
Stepping Stones – Bob       Stepping Stones        Instructions

Oct. 31:
The Comical Fellow – Barbara https://youtu.be/JlVp4grIWAk
Christchurch Bells – Robert https://youtu.be/hCIlrjqN_pM
Epping Forest – Barry https://youtu.be/47XP9O8qUIw
Madeira Dream – Carol https://youtu.be/M3nJQZvaw4I
South Wind – Bob https://youtu.be/HaE_0Rp4oUc
Mr. Isaac’s Maggot – Marion https://youtu.be/A4cXhGRkRdA
General Grooviness of the Universe – Sara https://youtu.be/E9hBnS5-oTg

Bev & Marion wide 2

Gleanings from popular authors, etc

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