S Dance List

Dance List and Music Credits

Note: All of these dances were adapted by Sharon Spangler as one or two person modifications, unless otherwise stated.
1/17/21:
Ursa Minor -- Dance by Brooke Friendly and Chris Sackett -- Modification by Cathy Campbell -- Tune: The Bear Dance, traditional -- Roguery, Impropriety, vol. 3 -- cdss.org
Dovetail -- Dance by Gary Roodman -- Tune: Minuet in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach -- MGM and Reunion, New Friends -- cdss.org
Mrs. Beveridge's Triumph -- Dance by Susan Amesse and Berverly Francis -- Tune: Mr. Beveridge's Ground, Playford 1695 -- Bare Necessites, Mrs. Beveridge's Triumph -- cdss.org
Well Hall -- Dance from Playford, 1686 -- Vicki Swan and Jonny Dyer -- http://www.swan-dyer.co.uk/social-dance-tracks/
Castlewall -- Dance by Sharon Spangler -- Tunes: Castlewall/Floating Ground by Dave Wiesler -- Goldcrest -- cdss.org
Final waltz: Stepping Stones by Brian Jenkins -- Bare Necessities, A New English Ball -- cdss.org
1/10/21:
Spanish Jigg -- Dance Playford 1721 -- Bare Necessities, Strong Roots -- cdss.org
Mr. Millstone's Inauguration -- Dance by Joseph Pimentel -- Tune by Dave Wiesler -- Goldcrest -- cdss.org
Love and a Bottle -- 1713, reconstructed by Bernard Bentley -- Bare Necessities, At Home -- cdss.org
Sion House -- Playford 1686 -- Bare Necessities, Strong Roots -- cdss.org
Treasure of the Big Woods -- Dance by Joseph Pimentel -- Tune: Lamp on the River by Dave Wiesler -- Goldcrest -- cdss.org
Final waltz: Madeleine by Larry Unger, Waltz Time (Larry Unger and Ginny Snowe) -- https://www.larryunger.net/store/

Dance List and Music Credits

1/3/21:
Astoria Lass -- Dance by Fried Herman -- Tune: Dance by Henry Purcell -- Bare Necessities, Modern Treasures -cdss.org
Rain on the Roof -- Dance by Brooke Friendly and Chris Sackett -- Tune: The White Petticoat (Irish traditional) --
Songs of the Harpist -- Dance by Fried Herman -- Tune: Carolan's Welcome by Turlough O'Carolan --
Alizbar and Ann'Sannat, Welcome into the Morning
Banish Misfortune -- Dance by Jenna Simpson -- Tune: traditional Irish --
The Dancehall Players, An Evening at Dan's Hall -- cdss.org
Muriel's Measure -- Dance and tune by Colin Hume -- Bare Necessities, By Choice -- cdss.org
Final waltz: One for Diana by Jonny Dyer -- Jonny Dyer and Vicki Swan --

 

12/27/20:
Sun Assembly -- Thompson, 1757-- Bare Necessities, Favorites of the Boston Center -- cdss.org
The Introduction -- Dance by Fried Herman -- Tune: Carolan's Cottage by Turlough O'Carolan --
Bare Necessities, Favorites of the Boston Center -- cdss.org
Vivaldi in Paradise -- Dance by Gary Roodman --
Tune: Adapted by Van Kaynor from Violin Concerto #1 of Antonio Vivaldi
MGM and Reunion, Band of Friends -- cdss.org
Delia, or The Amorous Goddess -- Dance by Ellen Taylor -- Tune by Samuel Howard --
Bare Necessities, A New English Ball -- cdss.org
Henry's Hornpipe -- Dance by Gary Roodman -- Tune by Jonathan Jensen, in honor of Henry Purcell --
MGM and Reunion, New Friends -- cdss.org
Final Waltz: Jim and Judy's Wedding by Larry Unger -- Stringdancer (Martha Edwards, Pam Carson Stoll, David Kirchner) -- for information or purchase, contact Martha Edwards at meedwards@westendweb.com
12/20/20:
Champagne -- Dance by Jenna Simpson -- Tune: Fete de Village (traditional) --
Mara Shea, violins -- marashea.com/music
A Double Duet -- Dance by Gary Roodman -- Tune: Minuet by George Frideric Handel --
MGM and Reunion, New Friends -- cdss.org
Midwinter Maggot -- Dance by Gary Roodman -- Tune by Jonathan Jensen --
Bare Necessities, Fast Friend -- cdss.org
Snow Day -- Dance by Chris Sackett and Brooke Friendly -- Tune: Snowbound by Dave Bartley --
Winter Waltz -- Dance by Fried Herman -- Tune: Crossing to Ireland (traditional) --
William Jackson, The Ancient Harp of Scotland (slowed 20%) --
Final Waltz: Caesar's Waltz by Marty Somberg --
Stringdancer: Martha Edwards, Pam Carson Stoll, David Kirchner --
for information or purchase, contact Martha Edwards at meedwards@westendweb.com