2022-2023

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20th September 2022: Dancing restarts.

2021-2022

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7th May 2022: End of Term dance, dancing to Matthew Maclennan and the band:
Browned Off, Waverley, Fisherman’s Reel, Monymusk, Campbeltown Loch, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, City of Belfast, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Ian Powrie’s Farewell to Auchterarder, Mairi’s Wedding, MacDonald of Keppoch, Cadgers in the Canongate, Equilibrium, Reel of the 51st Division

3rd May 2022: Circassian Circle, Equilibrium, Fisherman's Reel, Macdonald of Keppoch, Eilean Donan Castle, City of Belfast.
26th April 2022: Browned Off, Lord Elgin's Reel, Magic Carpet, Cadger's in the Canongate, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Ian Poweries' Farewell to Auchterarder, Duke of Perth.
19th April 2022: Kelburn's Reel, Lady Home's Jig, Tolsta Rant, City of Belfast, Macdonald of Keppoch, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Pelorus Jack, Campbeltown Loch.
12th April 2022: All the King's Men, Waverley, Aird of Coigach, Bonnie Tree, Posties Jig, Trip to Bavaria, Duke of Atholl's Reel.
5th April 2022: Browned Off, Ciamar A Tha, Tolsta Rant, Culla Bay, Equilibrium, Dreamcatcher, Mairi's Wedding.
29th March 2022: Fiona's Fancy, Ian Poweries' Farewell to Auchterarder, Polharrow Burn, White Heather Jig, Montgomeries Rant.
22nd March 2022: Johnnies' Jig, Irish Rover, Devil's Elbow, Zoologist, Seaton's Ceilidh Band.
15th March 2022: Four Handed Star, Hooper's Jig, Macdonald of Keppoch, Farewell to Balfour Road, Duddingston Loch, Makin' thr Tartan, Minard Castle.
8th March 2022: Fiona's Fancy, Irish Rover, Eilean Donan Castle, Wild Geese, Cherrybank Garden, St Andrews Fair, Montgomeries Rant.
1st March 2022: Highland Welcome, Polharrow Burn, JB Milne, EH3 7AF, Water of Leith, Cadgers in the Canongate.
22nd February 2022: Packhorse Rant, Shiftin' Bobbins, Cherrybank Gardens, Water of Leith, JB Milne.
15th February 2022: Come Under my Plaidie, Hooper's Jig, Peat Fire Flame, Ian Poweries' Farewell to Auchterarder, Makin' the Tartan, Monymusk.
8th February 2022: Be Seeing You, Napier's Index, Irish Rover, Gang the Same Gate, The Bees of Maggieknochater, The Duke of Perth.
1st February 2022: Fiona's Fancy, Hamilton House, Macdonald of Keppoch, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan.
25th January 2022: Restrictions lifted and back. Circassian Circle, Luckenbooth Brooch, EH3 7AF, Oh Whistle and I'll come to you my lad, Cauld Kail, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Burn's Night, Mairi's Wedding
7th December 2021: Johnnie's Jig, Corner after Corner after Corner, Farewell to Balfour Road, Culla Bay, Mairi's Wedding, Shiftin' Bobbins, Campbeltown Loch, Black Mountain Reel.
30th November 2021: Highland Welcome, Shiftin' Bobbins, Polharrow Burn, Trip to Bavaria, Monymusk, Posties Jig, Reel of the 51st Division.
23rd November 2021: Browned Off, Polharrow Burn, Farewell to Balfour Road, Cadgers in the Canongate, Montgomeries Rant, Culla Bay.
16th November 2021: Packhorse Rant, Shiftin' Bobbins, Farewell to Balfour Road, Monymusk, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Pelorus Jack, Black Mountain Reel
9th November 2021: Scottish Man o' War, Music Makars, Wind on Loch Fyne, Campbeltown Loch, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Minard Castle, Duke of Perth.
2nd November 2021: Circassian Circle, Napier's Index, JB Milne, Music Makars, White Heather Jig.
26th October 2021: Chasing Butterflies, Ciamar a Ha, Follow Me Home, Makin' the Tartan, Reel of the 51st Division.
19th October 2021: Catherine's Ceilidh, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, The Zoologist, Dream Catcher, Corner after Corner after Corner, Mairie's Wedding.
12th October 2021: Be Seeing You, Montgomeries Rant, Cashmere Shawl, Foursome Reel, Mairie's Wedding, Lady Home's Jig
5th October 2021: Welcome to the Dance, EH3 7AF, Johnnie Walker, Fisherman's Reel, Waverley, Reel of the 51st Division.

2020-2021

Sadly no dancing for 18 months, COVID-19 had us reeling!

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2019-2020

10th March 2020: Cupar practice: Peat Fire Flame, Water of Leith, Macdonald of Keppoch. Then: The Reel Thing, St Andrews Fair, Gang the Same Gate, Muirland Willie.
3rd March 2020: The Scotch Circle, Follow Me Home, Spring Fling Reel, Duddingston Loch, Music Makars, Luckenbooth Brooch.
25th February 2020: London Celebration, Corner after Corner after Corner, Corrievrechan, Spring Fling Reel, Shadow.
18th February 2020: The Campbell's are Coming, Highland Rambler, Shadow, Mathilde is a Delight, The Valentine, Mairie's Wedding.
11th February 2020: Come Under my Plaidie, Fife Ness, The Valentine, The Golden Pheasant, Seaton's Ceilidh Band.
4th February 2020: Buchan Gate, Edinburgh Toy Shop, Miss Johnston of Ardrosan, Irish Rover, Hamilton Rant.
28th January 2020: British Man O War, Minard Castle, Wisp of Thistle, The Piper and the Penguin, Cadgers in the Canongate.
21st January 2020: Welcome to the Dance, Hooper's Jig, Minard Castle, Macdonald of Keepoch, Peat Fire Flame.
14th January 2020: Packhorse Rant, Devil's Elbow, Peat Fire Flame, Buchan Eightsome, Bratach Bana.
7th January 2020: Scottish Man O War, Fisherman's Reel, Lady Home's Jig, The Blood is Up, Macdonald of Keepoch, Montgomeries Rant.
10th December 2019: The Christmas Party, Cordial Jig, Pelorus Jack (J), Farewell to Balfour Road (R), Makin’ the Tartan (S), White / Purple Heather Jig (J), Irish Rover (R), Mongomeries Rant (R), The Best Set in the Hall (J), Dreamcatcher (S), Mairi’s Wedding (R), Waverley (J), Black Mountain Reel (R).

3rd December 2019: Dancing to Jim Lindsay's Christmas Reels. Kelburn Reel. Devil's Elbow, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Wind on Loch Fyne. Polharrow Burn, Reel of the 51st Division, Hamilton House.
26th November 2019: Johnnie's Jig, Napier's Index, Campbeltown Loch, Recumbent Stone.
19th November 2019: Cordial Jig, Major Ian Stewart, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Recumbent Stone, Duke of Perth.
12th November 2019: Buchan Gate, Equilibrium, The Flower o' the Quern, Hooper's Jig, Purple Heather Jig.
5th November 2019: Pleased to Meet You, EH3 7AF Hamilton Rant, Moment of Truth, The Flower o' the Quern, Polharrow Burn.
29th October 2019: Packhorse Rant, J B Milne, The Barmkin, Wild Geese, Gang the Same Gate, The Zoologist, Farewell to Balfour Road.
22nd October 2019: Johnnies Jig, Edinburgh Toy Shop, Campbeltown Loch, Hello - Goodbye, Best Set in the Hall.
15th October 2019: Douglas Mitchell took the class. Clydeside reel, Duke & Duchess of Edinburgh, Mairi’s Wedding, J.B. Milne, Fisherman’s Reel, Pelorus Jack, Black Mountain Reel, Hamilton House
8th October 2019: Kelburn Reel, Tam o'Shanter, Rose of the North, Bohemian Reflections, Corner after Corner after Corner, Shiftin' Bobbins.
1st October 2019: Be Seeing You, Bratach Bana, Eilean Donan Castle, Bonnie Tree, Westminster Reel.
24th September 2019: Border Meeting, Scott Meikle, Butterscotch and Honey, Farewell to Balfour Road, Irish Rover, Montgomeries Rant.
17th September 2019: Circassian Circle, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Deil among the Tailors. Pelorus Jack, Marie's Wedding. Duke of Perth.

2018-2019

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11th May 2019: End of term, Buchan Gate, Anniversary Reel, Nottingham Lace, Waverley, Duddingston Loch, Farewell to Balfour Road, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Equilibrium, Packhorse Rant, Major Ian Stewart, Pelorus Jack, Campbeltown Loch, City of Belfast, Mairi’s Wedding, Montgomeries’ Rant. Thank to Gary, the Selkirk's and all who attended.

7th May 2019: Scottish Man o' War, Laird of Milton's Daughter, Waverley, Anniversary Reel, City of Belfast, Equilibrium.
30th April 2019: Welcome to the Dance, Ciamar A Tha, Nottingham Lace, Farewell to Balfour Road, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Major Ian Stewart, Mairi's Wedding.
23rd April 2019: Andy Greening lead for Border Meeting, Pelorus Jack, Duddingston Loch, Anniversary Reel, City of Belfast, Campbeltown Loch.
16th April 2019: Circassian Circle, Equilibrium, Kinfauns Castle, Anniversary Reel, Hamilton House, The Zoologist.
9th April 2019: Cordial Jig, Devil's Elbow, Music Makars, Campbeltown Loch, Kinfauns Castle.
2nd April 2019: Catherine's Ceilidh, Napier's Index, Makin' the Tartan, Golden Celebration, Waverley.
26th March 2019: Be Seeing You, Kinfauns Castle, Nottingham Lace, Bratach Bana, Montgomeries' Rant.
19th March 2019: Buchan Gate, Pelorus Jack, Ian Poweries' Farewell to Auchterarder, Major Ian Stewart, Garry Strathspey, Eightsome Reel.
12th March 2019: Packhorse Rant, Golden Celebration, Nottingham Lace, Rose of the North.
5th March 2019: Cardross Jig, Cadgers in the Canongate, Luckenbooth Brooch, Gang the Same Gate, Campbeltown Loch.
26th February 2019: Border Meeting, JB Milne, City of Belfast, Polharrow Burn, Shiftin' Bobbins.
19th February 2019: Kicking Horse, Major Ian Stewart, Gang the Same Gate, Equilibrium, Farewell to Balfour Road.
12th February 2019: Cologne around the Room, Irish Rover, The Valentine, Bratach Bana, Duke of Perth.
5th February: The Scotch Circle, New Year Jig, Irish Rover, Sugar Candie, Hamilton Rant.
29th January 2019: Catherine's Ceilidh, Highland Rambler, Scallywag, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Duddingston Loch, Hooper's Jig.
22nd January 2019: Browned Off, Montgomeries Rant, Burns Night, Cashmere Shawl, Tam O Shanter, Marie's Wedding.
15th January 2019: Kelburn Reel, Corner after Corner after Corner, The Waggle of the Kilt, Farewell to Balfour Road, Seaton's Ceilidh Band.
8th January 2019: Johnnies Jig, Pelorus Jack, Music Makars, Farewell to Balfour Road, Black Mountain Reel.
4th December 2018: Dancing to Gary Donaldson for the Christmas Party. A Scottish Jig, Ciamar A Tha, Campbeltown Loch, Duddingston Loch, Waverley, Montgomeries Rant, Circassian Circle, Major Ian Stewart, The Dream Catcher, Duke of Perth, Best Set in the Hall, Mairi's Wedding.

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27th November 2018:  Dancing to Christmas music from Jim Lindsay. Highland Welcome, Shiftin' Bobbins, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Wind on Loch Fyne, Black Mountain Reel, Butterscotch and Honey, Reel of the 51st Division.
20th November 2018: Circassian Circle, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Polharrow Burn, Campbeltown Loch, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder.
13th November 2018: Browned Off, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Tam O Shanter, City of Belfast, Napier's Index, Montgomeries Rant.
6th November 2018: Border Meeting, Wisp O Thistle, Major Ian Stewart, Aird of Coigach, Bohemian Reflections.
30th October 2018: Mariner's Jig, Devil's Elbow, Sugar Candie, The Kelpie of Loch Coruisk, Waverley.
23rd October 2018: Scottish Man O War, Ciamar A Tha, Gang the Same Gate, Best Set in the Hall, Major Ian Stewart.
16th October 2018: The Scotch Circle, Hamilton House, Makin' the Tartan, The Kelpie of Loch Coruisk.
9th October 2018: Newby Circle, Luckenbooth Brooch, Campbeltown Loch, Rose of the North, Napier's Index, 32some Reel.
2nd October 2018: Pleased to Meet You, Reel of the Royal Scots, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Campbeltown Loch, The Bees of Maggieknochater.
25th September 2018: Kelburn Reel, Shiftin' Bobbins, Duddingston Loch, Dundee City Police Jig, Highland Rambler.
18th September 2018: Beginners St Andrew's Fair, Duke of Atholl's Reel, Dundee Whaler, Be Seeing You. Club Be Seeing You, St Andrew's Fair, Devil's Elbow, Best Set in the Hall, Dundee Whaler, The Zoologist, Duke of Perth.
11th September 2018: Circassian Circle, Montgomeries Rant, Dream Catcher, The Music Makars, Black Mountain Reel, Mairi's Wedding, Duke of Perth.
Dancing restarts at 8:00 pm on 11th September 2018 at the Edinburgh Academy Senior School Gymnasium.

2017-2018

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5th May 2018: Dancing for the end of term with Gary Donaldson and his Band, Kelburn's Reel (R32), Waverley (J8x48), Equilibrium (J8x32), Duddingston Loch (S5x32),Music Makars (R8x32), Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh (for 5 couples) (R10x40), Nottingham Lace (R96), Scottish Man o' War (J32), Montgomeries Rant (R8x32), Black Black Oil (R5x32), Johnnie Walker (M-S64+J64), Irish Rover (R8x32), Hamilton House (J8x32), Marie's Wedding (R8x40). We even managed the extra, Fisherman's Reel (R5x32).

1st May 2018: Scottish Man O War, The Music Makars, Equilibrium, Duddingston Loch, Irish Rover, Nottingham Lace.
24th April 2018: Kelburn's Reel, Equilibrium, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh (5 couples), Black Black Oil, Fisherman's Reel.
17th April 2018: Andy takes the dancing.
10th April 2018: The Laughing Heart, Minard Castle, EH3 7AF, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Equilibrium.
3rd April 2018: Packhorse Rant, Corner after Corner after Corner, Anniversary Reel, Buchan Eightsome, J B Milne.
27th March 2018: Catherine's Ceildh, Rye Twist, Pelorus Jack, Rose of the North, Black Black Oil.
20th March 2018: Browned Off, Cadgers in the Canongate, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, City of Belfast, Irish Rover, Montgomeries Rant.
13th March 2018: Be Seeing You, Deil among the Tailors, Equilibrium, Bonnie Tree, Polharrow Burn, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Aucherarder.
6th March 2018: Scottish Man O' War, Bratach Bana, Duddingston Loch, Equilibrium, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
27th February 2018: Kingussie Promenade, Spring Fling Reel, Burnieboozle, Hamilton Rant, Marie's Wedding.
20th February 2018: Border Meeting, Minard Castle, Culla Bay, Scott Meikle, Rye Twist, Black Mountain Reel (for 7 couples),
13th February 2018: Circassian Circle, Follow Me Home, Culla Bay, Best Set in the Hall, St Andrews Fair, The Music Makars.
6th February 2018: Come Under my Plaidie, Barnieboozle, The Frisky, Irish Rover, Middleton Medley, Fisherman's Reel.
30th January 2018: Laughing Heart, Rye Twist, Cauld Kail, The Bonnie Tree, Black Mountain Reel.
23rd January 2018: Ring of Friendship, Scott Meikle, Catch the Wind, Buchan Eightsome, Minard Castle.
16th January 2018: Orange Country Welcome, Johnie's Welcome Home, Catch the Wind, Dalkeith Strathspey, 32some, Duke of Perth.
9th January 2018: Kelburn's Reel, Highland Rambler, Rose of the North, Johnie's Welcome Home, Rye Twist, St Andrews Fair.
5th December 2017: Gary Donaldson played for us, Scottish Man O' War, Waverley, Ciamar A Tha, Swiss Lassie, Dream Catcher, Black Mountain Reel, Browned Off, Nottingham Lace, Mairie's Wedding, Bratach Bana, Makin' the Tartan, Duke of Perth.

28th November 2017: Christmas Music!! Highland Welcome, Montgomeries Rant, Bees of Maggieknochater, Butterscotch and Honey, Polharrow Burn, Wind on Loch Fyne, Reel of the 51st Division. 21st November 2017: Packhorse Rant, Swiss Lassie, Bratch Bana, Bee of Maggieknochater, Makin' the Tartan, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
14th November 2017: Buchan Gate, Devil's Elbow, Swiss Lassie, J B Milne, Luckenbooth Brooch
7th November 2017: Browned Off, Napier's Index, Rose of the North, Tam O'Shanter, Mairie's Wedding.
31st October 2017: Scottish Man O' War, Witches Rant, Halloween Jig, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Reel of the Royal Scots.
24th October 2017: The Laughing Heart, Bratach Bana, Gang the Same Gate, Tam O'Shanter, Montgomerie's Rant.
17th October 2017: Be Seeing You,Corner after Corner after Corner, Polharrow Burn, Culla Bay, Highland Rambler.
10th October 2017: Pleased to Meet You, The Zoologist, Border Lassies, Wild Geese, Duke of Perth.
3rd October 2017 ( Andy took the class): Border Meeting, Pelorus Jack, Kelloholm Jig, Border Lassies, Winding Road.
26th September 2017: A Ring of Friendship, Burnieboozle, Devil's Elbow, Makin' the Tratan, Eilean Donan Castle.
19th September 2017: Circassian Circle, Music Makars, MacDonald of the Isles, Burnieboozle, Cadgers in the Canongate.
12th September 2017: The Campbells are coming, Ciamar A Tha, MacDonald of the Isle, St Andrews Fair, Black Mountain Reel, Duke of Perth
5th September 2017: Catherine's Ceilidh, Rose of the North, Hamilton Rant, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Montgomeries Rant, Mairi's Wedding.

2016-2017

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6th May 2017: End of term, dancing with Gary Donaldson and his Band, Come Under my Plaidie, Waverley, Irish Rover, The Zoologist, Dream Catcher, Cuckoo Clock, Buchan Eightsome, Packhorse Rant, Nottingham Lace, Black Mountain Reel, Best Set in the Hall, Bonnie Tree, Cadgers in the Canongate, Mairi's Wedding.


2nd May 2017, Come Under my Plaidie, Zoologist, Dream Catcher, Buchan Eightsome, Nottingham Lace, Best Set in the Hall, Cadgers in the Canongate.
25th April 2017, Packhorse Rant, Anniversary Reel, Bonnie Tree, Irish Rover, Cuckoo Clock.
18th April 2017, Andy Greening took the class and he ....
11th April 2017, Scottish Circle, Polharrow Burn, Best Set in the Hall, Dream Catcher, Ciamer a Tha, Mairi's Wedding.
4th April 2017, Circassian Circle, Fife Ness, Gang the Same Gate, Elphinston Jig, Magic Carpet, Forbes Rant.
28th March 2017, Orange Country Welcome, Rose of the North, Elphinston Jig, Makin' the Tartan, Montgomeries Rant.
21st March 2017: Packhorse Rant, Cadgers in the Canongate, Buchan Eightsome, Magic Carpet, The Bonnie Tree, St Andrew's Reel.
Link to Pelorus Jack video.
14th March 2017: The Hospitality Circle, Muirland Willie, Bratach Bana, The Galloping Carousel, 32 some.
7th March 2017: Browned Off, The Best Set in the Hall, The Bonnie Tree, Muirland Willie, The Cuckoo Clock, The Reel of the 51st Division.
28th February 2017: The Border Meeting, Highland Plaid, The Zoologist, Aird of Coigach, Black Black Oil, The Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh (for 5 couples).
21st February 2017: Welcome to the Dance, The Valentine, The Zoologist, Australian Ladies, Sugar Candie, Hamilton House.
14th February 2017: The Kicking Horse, Napier's Index, The Valentine (strathspey), Polharrow Burn, Duddingston Loch, Black Mountain Reel.
7th February 2017: British Man O' War, Corrievrechan, Machine without Horses, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Butterscotch and Honey, Mrs Macpherson of Inveran.
31st January 2017: Be Seeing You, Wild Geese, Duddingston Loch, Eilean Donan Castle, Minard Castle, Pelorus Jack.
24th January 2017: Catherine's Ceilidh, Laird of Milton's Daughter, Buchan Eightsome, Highland Plaid, Irish Rover, Nottingham Lace.
17th January, The Scottish Circle, Bea's Delight, Sands of Morar, Irish Rover, Shiftin' Bobbins.
10th January 2017: Pleased to Meet You, Bea's Delight, Cashmere Shawl, Buchan Eightsome, Pelorus Jack, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan.
6th December 2016: End of term dance, dancing to Gary Donaldson. Buchan Gate (R32), Seton's Ceilidh Band (J8x40), Montgomeries Rant (R8x32), Dream Catcher (S96), Hooper's Jig (J8x32), Glens of Angus (R4x32), Circassian Circle (R32), Trip to Bavaria (R4x32), Gang the Same Gate (S8x32), Nottingham Lace (R96), Waverley (J8x48), Mairi's Wedding (R8x40).


29th November 2016, we danced to Jim Lindsay's Christmas Reels and Jigs. Highland Welcome, Wind on Loch Fyne, Bees of Maggieknochater, Butterscotch and Honey, Black Mountain Reel, J B Milne, Reel of the 51st Division.
22nd October 2016. Come Under my Plaidie, Fisherman's Reel, By Dundonald, Gang the Same Gate, Highland Rambler, Hooper's Jig, Ian Poweries Farewell to Auchterarder.
15th November 2016. Welcome to the Dance, Trip to Bavaria, Best Set in the Hall, Mairi's Wedding, Johnnie Walker, Cadgers in the Canongate.
8th November 2016. Circassian Circle, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, By Dundonald, Reel of the 51st Division.
1st November 2016. Wee Willies Jig, Butterscotch and Honey, Polharrow Burn, Shiftin' Bobbins, The Glens of Angus, The Deil Amang the Tailors.
25th October 2016, Kingussie Promenade, Mrs Macpherson of Inveran, Rose of the North, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Music Makars, Dream Catcher.
18th October 2016, Kelburn Reel, Polharrow Burn, Devils Elbow, Cashmere Shawl, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Hamilton Rant.
11 October 2016, Scottish Man o' War, Black Mountain Reel, Rose of the North, J B Milne, Montgomeries Rant, Ciamer a Tha.
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6th September 2016, Highland Welcome, Hooper's Jig, Johnnie walker, Lady Home's Jig, Makin' the Tartan, Waverley, Nottingham Lace, Mairi's Wedding.

2015-2016

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7th May 2016: End of term dance, dancing to Gary Donaldson and his Band: Scottish Man of War, Waverley, Corrievrechan, White or Purple Heather Jig, Dream Catcher, Kandahar Reel, Johnnie Walker, Neil Gow's Farewell to Whisky, Nottingham Lace, Black Mountain Reel, Best Set in the Hall, Makin' the Tartan, Cadgers in the Canongate, Mairi's Wedding. 


3rd May 2016|: Be Seeing You, Dream Catcher, Kandahar Reel, Mairi's Wedding, Neil Gow's Farewell to Whisky, Best Set in The Hall. 
26th April 2016: Wee Willies Jig, Wind on Loch Fyne, Corrievrechan, Johnnie Walker, Black Mountain Reel. 
19th April 2016: Welcome to the Dance, Highland Rambler, Kandahar Reel, New Scotland Strathspey, White Heather Jig, Duke of Perth.
12th April 2016: Welcome Reel, Hamilton House, Makin' the Tartan, Best Set in the Hall, Black Black Oil.
5th April 2016: Pleased to Meet You, Kandahar Reel, Purple Heather Jig, Cashmere Shawl, Cadgers in the Canongate.
29th March 2016: Kingussie Promenade, Luckenbooth Brooch, Kandahar Reel, Monymusk, 32some Reel.
22nd March 2016: Buchan Gate, Corrievrechan, Gang the Same Gate, Cadgers in the Canongate, Eightsome, / Sixteensome.
15th March 2016: Border Meeting, Middleton Medley, Corrievrechan, Polharrow Burn, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Australian Ladies.
8th March 2016: Come Under my Plaidie, Minard Castle, Nottingham Lace, Sands of Morar, St Andrews Fair, Polharrow Burn.
1st March 2016: Be Seeing You, Hamilton House, Minard Castle, Middleton Medley, Hamilton Rant, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
23rd February 2016: Circassian Circle, Best Set in the House, Fife Ness, Glasgow Highlanders, Margaret Parker's Strathspey, Glasgow Highlanders (one long set).
16th February 2016: Kelburn's Reel, Wild Geese, Culla Bay, Margaret Parker's Strathspey, Black Mountain Reel.
9th February 2016: Welcome Reel, Hooper's Jig, Zoologist, Dean Bridge of Edinburgh, Wild Geese, Lady Home's Jig.
2nd February 2016: Scotch Circle, Montgomeries' Rant, Dean Bridge of Edinburgh, Bratach Bana, Duke of Perth.
26th January 2016: Packhorse Rant, Machine Without Horses, Aird of Coigach, Bratach Bana, Follow Me Home.
19th January 2016: Kingussie Promenade, Culla Bay, Irish Rover, EH3 7AF, St Andrew's Fair, Duke of Perth.
12th January 2016: Catherine's Ceilidh, Highland Rambler, Zoologist, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Napier's Index.
5th January 2016: Browned Off, Waverley, Duke of Atholl's Reel, Devil's Elbow, Sands of Morar, The Zoologist.
8th December 2015: Our Christmas Party night, with Gary Donaldson playing for us. Circassian Circle, Rose of the North, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Fishermans's Reel, Dreamcatcher, Nottingham Lace, Neil Gow's Farewell to Whisky, Hooper's Jig, Makin' the Tartan, Music Makars, Waverley.
1st December 2015: Ring of Friendship, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Montgomeries Rant, Butterscotch and Honey, Black Mountain Reel, Reel of the 51st Division.
24th November 2015: Wee Willie's Jig, Nottingham Lace, Rose of the North, Neil Gow's Farewell to Whisky, Cherrybank Garden, Seaton's Ceilidh Band.
17th November 2015: Cordial Jig, Dreamcatcher, Fisherman's Reel, Wind on Loch Fyne, Hamilton House, Cadgers in the Canongate.
10th November 2015: Browned Off, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Highland Rambler, Music Makars, Devil's Elbow, The Bees of Maggieknochater.
3rd November 2015: Border Meeting, Best Set in the Hall, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Forbes Rant, Hooper's Jig, Duke of Perth
27th October 2015: Scotch Circle, Eilean Donan Castle, Cherrybank Gardens, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Hamilton Rant
20th October 2015: Pleased to Meet You, Rose of the North, Corner after Corner after Corner, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Cherrybank Garden, Hamilton House.
13th October 2015: We danced: A Highland Welcome, Wild Geese, The Rose of the North, Jennifer's Jig, and Polharrow Burn.
6th October 2015: We danced: Newby Circle, Ciamar A Tha (Pleased to See You), J B Milne, Neil Gow's Farewell to Whisky, Lady Home's Jig.
29th September 2015: Alan Fyfe and Lesley MacDonald instructed the class, dancing Circassian Circle, Waverley, Mairi's Wedding, Scottish Reform, Reel of the 51st Division, Montgomeries Rant.
22nd September 2015: Be Seeing You, Makin the Tartan,  Devil's Elbow, Jennifer's Jig, Duke of Perth.
15th September 2015: Buchan Gate, Australian Ladies, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, La Tempete, Wild Geese, Johnnie Walker.
8th September 2015: Packhorse Rant, St Andrews Fair, Waverley, Luckenbooth Brooch, Eilean Donan Castle, Black Mountain Reel.

2014-2015

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9th May 2015: Our end of term dance at the Academy Junior School with Gary Donaldson and his Band. We danced Scottish Man o' War, Waverley, Gang the Same Gate, White or Purple Heather Jig, Dream Catcher, The Cuckoo Clock, Johnnie Walker, La Tempete, Nottingham Lace, Montgomeries Rant, The Best Set in the Hall, Monymusk, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Mairi's Wedding. 


5th May 2015: Beginners: Gang the Same Gate, Mongomeries Rant, White Heather Jig. Reels Club: Gang the Same Gate, Purple Heather Jig, Dreamcatcher, We've Nae Electric.
28th April 2015: Beginners: Hamilton House, Lady Home's Jig, Montgomeries Rant. Reels Club: Cologne Around the Room, Best Set in the Hall, Cauld Kail, Hamilton Rant, Black Black Oil.
21st April 2015, Andy Greening held the class and danced: Buchan Gate, Johnny Walker, Cuckoo Clock, Nottingham Lace, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Mairi's Wedding. 
14th April 2015: Reels Club: Cardross Jig, Cadger's in the Canongate, Butterscotch and Honey, Reel of the Royal Scots, Posties Jig. 
7th April 2015: Beginners: Dreamcatcher, Reel of the Royal Scots, Monymusk. Reels Club: Be Seeing You, Sands of Morar, Eileen Donan Castle, Cuckoo Clock, Australian Ladies. 
31st March 2015: Beginners: Waverley, White Heather Jig, Johnnie Walker. Reels Club: Border Meeting, Waverley, Polharrow Burn, Gang the Same Gate, Makin' the Tartan. 
24th March 2015: Beginners: Dreamcatcher, Mairi's Wedding. Reels Club: Circassian Circle, Dreamcatcher, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Nottingham Lace (x3), Pelorus Jack, La Tempete. 
17th March 205: Reels Club: Packhorse Rant, Gang the Same Gate, Garry Strathspey, Hamilton Rant, Tolsta Rant. 
10th March 2015: Beginners: Speed the Plough, Monymusk. Reels Club: Scottish Man o' War, Speed the Plough, The Waggle o' the Kilt, Caimar A Tha, The Best Set in the Hall, Duke of Perth. 
3rd March 2015: Beginners: Foursome Reel, Browned Off, White Heather Jig. Reels Club: Browned Off, Purple Heather Jig, Scottish Reform, Laird of Milton's Daughter, Cuckoo Clock. 
24th February 2015: No beginners class. Wedding Breakfast, Eileen Donan Castle, Wind on Loch Fyne, Muirland Willie, Cuckoo Clock.
17th February 2015: No beginners class. Come under my Plaidie, Whistling Wind, Culla Bay, Muirland Willie.
10th February 2015: Beginners: Reel of the Royal Scots, Luckenbooth Brooch, Mairie's Wedding. Reels Club: Scottish Man o War, Reel of the Royal Scots, Gang the Same Gate, Barley Bree, Irish Rover, Duke of Perth. 
3rd February 2015: Beginners: Mairie's Wedding, Eightsome Reel, Highland Rambler. Reels Club: Pleased to Meet You, Highland Rambler, Black Black Oil, Irish Rover, Cashmere Shawl. 
27th January 2015: Beginners: Lady Home's Jig, Johnnie Walker. Reels Club: Circassian Circle, Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan, Johnnie Walker, Gang to Same Gate, Duke of Perth. 
20th January 2015: Beginners: Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan, Hooper's Jig. Reels Club: Border Meeting, Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan, Culla Bay, Aird of Coigach, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Hooper's Jig. 
13th January 2015: Beginners: Pelorus Jack, White Heather Jig, Posties Jig. Reels Club: Welcome to the Dance, Pelorus Jack, Best Set in the Hall, Polharrow Burn, Black Mountain Reel. 
6th January 2015: Beginners: Foursome Reel, Irish Rover. Reels Club: Catherine's Ceilidh, Irish Rover, Best Set in the Hall, Mairie's Wedding. 
9th December 2014: Gary Donaldson played for us and we danced Cordial Jig, Monymusk, Australian Ladies, Dream Catcher, Waverley, La Tempete, Ciamar A Tha, Nottingham Lace, Makin' the Tartan, Hamilton Rant. The photograph is attached, please click on it for a full sized copy. 
2nd December 2014: We danced to Jim Lindsay’s Christmas Reels. Buchan Gate, Montgomeries Rant, The Bees of Maggienockacter, Butterscotch and Honey, Black Mountain Reel, Wind on Loch Fyne, Reel of the 51st. 
25th November 2014: Beginners: Makin the Tartan, The Bees of Maggieknochater. Reels Club: Scottish Man o War, Trip to Bavaria, Making the Tartan, Hamilton Rant, Reel of the 51st Division. 
18th November 2014: Beginners: The Blood is Up, Butterscotch and Honey. Reels Club: Cordial Jig, Ciamer A Tha, The Blood is Up, Eilean Donan Castle, Montgomeries Rant. 
11th November 2014: Beginners: St Andrews Fair, Reel of the 51st Division. Hamilton House. Reels Club: Buchan Gate, Australian Ladies, Nottingham Lace Hamilton House, Sands of Morar, Reel of the 51st Division. 
4th November 2014: Beginners: Mairie’s Wedding, MacDonald of the Isles. Reels Club: Circassian Circle, Fisherman’s Reel, White Heather Jig, MacDonald of the Isles, Ian Poweries farewell to Auchterarder. 
28th October 2014: Beginners: EH3 7AF, Forbes Rant. Reels Club: Kingussie Promenade, Bees of Maggieknochater, EH3 7AF, Forbes Rant, 32some Reel. 
21st October 2014: Beginners: Luckenbooth Brooch, Trip to Bavaria. Reels Club: Cordial Jig, La Tempete, Shiftin’ Bobbins, Black Mountain Reel, Makin’ the Tartan, Duke of Perth. 
14th October 2014. Devil’s Elbow, Monymusk. Reels Club: Come uder my Plaidie, Devil’s Elbow, Monymusk, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Napier’s Index, Cauld Kail. 
7th October 2014. Beginners: Seaton’s Ceilidh Band, Monymusk. Reels Club: Welcome to the Dance, Wind on Loch Fyne, Black Black Oil, Pelorus Jack, Seaton’s Ceilidh Band. 
30th September 2014: Beginners: Shiftin Bobbins, Montgomeries Rant. Reels Club: Cologne Around the Room, Montgomeries Rant, Miss Johnston of Adrossan, Cadgers in the Canongate, Sugar Candie, Johnnie Walker. 
23rd September 2014: Beginners: Waverley, Johnnie Walker. Reels Club: Circassian Cirlce, Cashmere Shawl, Mairi's Wedding, JB Milne, Johnnie Walker. 
16th September 2014: Beginners: Hamilton House, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh. Reels Club: Kelburn's Reel, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Butterscotch and Honey, Music Makars, Hamilton Rant, Black Mountain Reel. 
9th September 2014: Beginners: Lady Home's Jig, Corner after Corner after Corner. Reels Club: Buchan Gate, White Heather Jig, Fisherman's Reel, Corner after Corner after Corner, New Scotland Strathspey. 
2nd September 2014: At the beginners class we danced St Andrews Fair, Monymusk, Duke of Perth. 
At the reels club we danced Welcome to the Dance, Ciamar a Tha, Montgomeries' Rant, Dreamcatcher, Mairi's Wedding and Duke of Perth.

2013-2014

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The new season starts on Tuesday, 2nd September in the Gymnasium at Edinburgh Academy. This year we are running a beginners class, to which couples are invited. At this, we'll be running briefly through the standard setting and travelling steps, then moving onto some of the regular reels you would encounter at a social dance. The beginners class starts at 7:00 pm and will run until 8:00 pm when the reels club will start.
6th May 2014: This was the last evening until September, with a programme of: Scottish Man o' War, Muirland Willie, Waverley, Black Mountain Reel, Dream Catcher, La Tempete, Black Black Oil, Hamilton Rant, Wind on Loch Fyne, Mairi's Wedding. Many thanks to Gary Donaldson for his lively music.
29th April 2014: British Man o War, Black Black Oil, Music Makars, Pelorus Jack, Duke of Perth.
22nd April 2014: Highland Welcome, Hamilton Rant, Dream Catcher, Cadgers in the Canongate, Black Mountain Reel.
15th April 2014: Johnnies Jig, Muirland Willie, Gang the Same gate, Ciamar A Tha, Napier's Index.
8th April 2014: Pleased to Meet You, Gang the Same Gate, Best Set in the Hall, Australian Ladies, Eileen Donan Castle, St Andrew's Fair.
1st April 2014: Welcome to the Dance, Luckenbooth Brooch, Butterscotch and Honey, Black Black Oil, The Best Set in the Hall.
29th March 2014: We danced to Gary Donaldson and his band at the Edinburgh Academy Junior School.
25th March 2014: Scottish Circle, Nottingham Lace, Dreamcatcher, Polharrow Burn, Purple Heather Jig, Montgomeries' Rant.
18th March 2014: Border Meeting, Fisherman's Reel, Muirland Willie, Johnnie Walker, La Tempete, Hamilton Rant.
11th March 2014: Scottish Man o' War, Muirland Willie, Reverend John MacFarlane, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Waverley.
4th March 2014: Kelburn Reel, Nottingham Lace, Cashmere Shawl, Hamilton Rant, Montgomeries' Rant.
25th February 2014: Be Seeing You, Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan, Dalkeith Strathspey, White and Purple Heather Jig, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
18th February 2014: Kingussie Promenade, J. B. Milne, Dreamcatcher, Polharrow Burn, Ciamar a Tha, Mairi's Wedding.
11th February 2014: Buchan Reel, Hamilton Rant, La Tempete, St Andrews Fair.
4th February 2014: Cologne Around the Room, Petronella, Royal Scottish Pipers Society, Cadgers in the Canongate, Monymusk.
28th January 2014: Catherine's Ceilidh, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Forbes Rant, Monymusk, Mairi's Wedding.
21st January 2014: The Hospitality Circle, La Tempete, Devil's Elbow, Fisherman's Reel, Black Mountain Reel.
14th January 2014: Highland Welcome, Earlston Loch, Pelorus Jack, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Duke of Perth.
7th January 2014: Browned Off, Hamilton Rant, Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan, Shiftin' Bobbins, Mairi's Wedding.
10th December 2013 Dancing to Gary Donaldson: Circassian Circle, St Andrews Fair, Polharrow Burn, Waverley, Dream Catcher, Trip to Bavaria, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Cashmere Shawl, Hamilton House, Ciamar A Tha, Mairi's Wedding, Auld Lang Syne.
3rd December 2013 Dancing to Jim Lindsay's Christmas Reels: Highland Welcome, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Black Mountain Reel, Butterscotch and Honey, Mongomeries Rant, Wind on Loch Fyne, Duke of Perth. 
16th November 2013: Border Meeting, Trip to Bavaria, Dreamcatcher, Mongomeries Rant, Wind on Loch Fyne.
19th November 2013: Mariner's Jig, Pelorus Jack, Polharrow Burn, Australian Ladies, Seton's Ceilidh Band.
12th November 2013: Cardross Jig, St Andrews Fair, Cashmere Shawl, Miss Johnston of Ardrossan, Rothsay Rant, Lady Home's Jig.
5th November 2013: Cologne Around the Room, Eilean Donan Castle, Bees of Maggieknochater, Gang the Same Gate, Thirtytwosome Reel.
29th October 2013: British Man O'War, Australian Ladies, Butterscotch and Honey, Round Reel of Eight, Ciamar A Tha, Luckenbooth Brooch, New Scotland Strathspey.
22nd October 2013: Circassian Circle, Zoologist, Black Black Oil, Follow Me Home, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
15th October 2013: Johnnie's Jig, The Zoologist, Devil's Elbow, Dream Catcher, Hamilton House.
8th October 2013: Cordial Jig, Dream Catcher, Sixteensome, Music Makars, Corner after Corner after Corner, EH3 7AF.
1st October 2013: Kelburn Reel, White Heather Jig, Hooper's Jig, Fisherman's Reel, Polharrow Burn, Shiftin' Bobbins.
October 2013:24th September 2013: Thanks to Andy for a lively programme again. Catherine's Ceilidh, The Machine without Horses, Aird of Coigach, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Napier's Index, The Black Mountain Reel.
17th September 2013: A Scottish Jig, Lady Home's Jig, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Johnny Walker, Cashmere Shawl, White Heather Jig, Mairi's Wedding.
10th September 2013: Pleased to meet you, Hamilton House, Aird of Coigach, Fisherman's Reel, Black Mountain Reel (a few times)
3rd September 2013: The start of a new season, and we danced Circassian Circle, Ciamar A Tha, Montgomeries Rant, Waverley, Mairi's Wedding, Duke of Perth.
We'll be dancing from 3rd September until 10th December, then a break for Christmas.

2012-2013

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30th April 2013 Dancing in the school gymnasium to Gary Donaldson. Thanks to everyone for a lovely night. 
The last evening for dancing will be 30th April, when Gary Donaldson will be playing for us. The dances for this evening will be in the programme for the three weeks before the last evening of this years session. 
We'll be meeting in the gymnasium for the remainder of this session. As ever, all dancers are welcome.
16th April 2013: Buchan Gate, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Mairie's Wedding, The Bees of Maggieknochater, JB Milne, Dreamcatcher, Black Mountain Reel. 
9th April 2013: Kelburn Reel, Bratach Bana, Dreamcatcher, Polharrow Burn, Montgomeries Rant. 
2nd April 2013 Andy Greening kindly instructed and the dances were: Catherine's Ceilidh, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Lady Home's Jig, Culla Bay, Mairie's Wedding.
26th March 2013: Welcome to the Dance, The Zoologist, Napier's Index, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Waverley. 
23rd March 2013 Dancing at the Academy Junior School, to Jack Delaney and his band. Another lovely evening. 
19th March 2013: Circassian Circle, Montgomeries Rant, Butterscotch and Honey, JB Milne, Hamilton House, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Dreamcatcher. 
12th March 2013: Nottingham Lace, Pelorus Jack, Black Black Oil, Cashmere Shawl, Purple Heather Jig, 
5th March 2013: Catherine's Ceilidh, Bratach Bana, Dreamcatcher, Trip to Bavaria, Reel of 51st Division. 
26th February 2013: A Highland Welcome, Bratach Bana, Devil's Elbow, Gang the Same Gate, Duke of Perth.
19th February 2013: The Scottish Circle, Nottingham Lace, Round Reel of Eight, Forbes Rant, Cauld Kale.
12th February 2013: Circassian Circle, JB Milne, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Black Black Oil, Wind on Loch Fyne, 32some.
5th February 2013: British Man o' War, Purple Heather Jig, Butterscotch and Honey, Fisherman's Reel. 
29th January 2013: Buchan Gate, Dreamcatcher, Cashmere Shawl, Hooper's Jig, Pelorus Jack.
22nd January 2013: Dashing White Sergeant for 4, Dreamcatcher, Cadgers in the Canongate, Mairie's Wedding, Hamilton House.
15th January 2013: Cologne Around the Room, Wild Geese, Nottingham Lace, Black Black Oil, Duke of Perth. 
8th January 2013: Welcome to the Dance, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Nottingham Lace, Crammond Bridge and Lady Hume's Jig. 
11th December 2012: The Christmas Party, with Gary Donaldson providing the music. Buchan Gate, A Trip to Bavaria, Monymusk, Seton's Ceilidh Band, The Devil's Elbow, Hooper's Jig, The Black Mountain Reel, Butterscotch and Honey, The Irish Rover, Johnnie Walker, Waverley and Mairi's Wedding. Finished with Auld Lang Syne. 
4th December: A Highland Welcome, Fisherman's Reel, Montgomeries Rant, Wind on Loch Fyne, Hamiltion House, Butterscoth and Honey and Posties Jig. 
27th November: Welcome to the Dance, Irish Rover, Black Mountain Reel, Shiftin' Bobbins, Hamilton House, Seton's Ceilidh Band. 
20th November: Circassian Circle, Trip to Bavaria, New Rigged Ship, Posties Jig, Wind on Loch Fyne, Montgomeries Rant, Marie's Wedding. 
13th November: Wee Willie's Jig, St Andrews Fair, Seaton's Ceilidh Band, Duke of Atholl's Reel, Waverley. 
6th November 2012: Border Meeting, Butterscotch and Honey, Hooper's Jig, 32some, Duke of Perth. 
30th October 2012: Catherine's Ceilidh, Johnnie Walker, Devil's Elbow, The Blood is Up, Irish Rover, Black Mountain Reel. 
23rd October 2012: Be Seeing You, Corner After Corner After Corner After Corner, Fisherman's Reel, Monymusk, Irish Rover.
16th October 2012: The Scotch Circle, Cashmere Shawl, JB Milne, Ciamar A Tha, The Blood is Up. 
09th October 2012: Welcome to the Dance, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Trip to Bavaria, Seatons Ceilidh Band, Pelorus Jack.
25th September 2012: Circassian Circle, Music Makars, Aird of Coigach, The Bees of Maggieknockater, Shiftin' Bobbins, Montgomeries Rant. 
18th September 2012: A Highland Welcome, Royal Deeside Railway, Luckenbooth Brooch, Wind on Loch Fyne, Waverley.
11th September 2012: Buchan Gate, Flowers of Edinburgh, Monymusk, Black Mountain Reel, Lady Homes Jig, Duke of Perth. 
Dancing restarted on 4th September, with 34 dancers. The dances were: Pleased to Meet You, Hamilton House, Black Black Oil, Johnnie Walker, St Andrews Fair and Mairies Wedding.

2011-2012

1 May 2012: The End of Term Dance, with Gary Donaldson. Lots of fun, good dancing and great music. 
Circassian Circle, Ciamar A Tha, Music Makars, Culla Bay, Fisherman's Reel, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Johnnie Walker, Black Black Oil, Mairie's Wedding, Cashmere Shawl and Waverley.
Many thanks for the very kind present and flowers. If you didn't see the bottle given to us, I've included photographs. The bottle is in the shape of an accordian, and the drink is called Dance Fever.
24 April 2012: Pleased to meet you, Mairies Wedding, Cashmere Shawl, Dreamcatcher, Black Black Oil.
17 April 2012: Circassian Circle, Music Makars, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Waverley, Culla Bay, Duke of Perth.  
10 April 2012: Johnnies Jig, Ciamar A Tha, Black Black Oil, Fishermans Reel, Johnnie Walker, Montgomeries Rant.
3 April 2012: Buchan Gate, Culla Bay, Music Makars, Devil's Elbow, Polharrow Burn.
27 March 2012: Wee Willies Jig, Seton's Ceilidh Band, then a power cut and we had to abandon the nights dancing.
20 March 2012: Highland Welcome, Irish Rover, Seton's Ceilidh Band, Braes of Breadalbane, Duke of Perth. 
13 March 2012: Be Seeing You, Royal Scottish Pipers Society Strathspey, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Cauld Kail, Aird of Coigach, Montgomeries Rant.
6 March 2012: Welcome to the Dance, Butterscotch and Honey, J B Milne, Johnny Walker, Black Mountain Reel. 
28 February 2012: Farnham Maltings, Gang the Same Gate, Ciamar A Tha, Mhairies Wedding.
21 February 2012: Wee Willies Jig, The Braes of Breadalbane, Ciamar A Tha, Johnny Walker, Pelorous Jack.  
14 February 2012: Welcome to the Dance, Purple Heather Jig, Braes of Breadalbane, Highland Rambler, Barmkin, Corner after Corner after Corner.
7 February 2012: A Scottish Jig, Montgomeries Rant, Aird of Coigach, Monymusk, J B Milne, Black Mountain Reel. Many thanks to Andy. 
31 January 2012: Cologne Around the Room, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Follow me Home, Cashmere Shawl, Marie's Wedding.
24 January 2012: Kelburn's Reel, Pelorus Jack, Butterscotch and Honey, Joe McDairmid's Jig, MacPherson's Jig, White Heather Jig.  
17 January 2012: We danced Johnnie's Jig, MacPherson's Jig, Cauld Kail, Foursome Reel, Speed the Plough, Eightsome Reel.  
10 January 2012: We met in the gymnasium, and danced Buchan Gate, Music Makars, EH3 7AF, Cauld Kail and Montgomerie's Rant.
13 December 2011: The Christmas party had really good turnout, many thanks to everyone for the good food, the lovely atmosphere and the great dancing. Have a very happy Christmas and New Year and we look forward to see everyone on 10 January 2012.
06 December 2011: Circassian Circle, Belle of Bon Accord, Joe Macdairmid's Jig, Shiftin' Bobbins, Mairie's Wedding, Trip to Bavaria. 
29 November 2011: Welcome to the Dance, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Aucherarder, Music Makars, Corner after Corner after Corner, St Andrew's Fair, Waverley. 
22 November 2011: Border Meeting, Montgomeries Rant, Polharrow Burn, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Wind on Loch Fyne.
15 November 2011: Pleased to Meet You, Devil's Elbow, St Andrew's Fair, Cadgers in the Canongate, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Aird of Coigach.
08 November 2011: Catherine's Ceilidh, Butterscotch and Honey, Devil's Elbow, Mairie's Wedding, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Fisherman's Reel.
01 November 2011: Scottish Circle, Purple Heather Jig, Shiftin' Bobbins, Trip to Bavaria, Belle of Bon Accord. 
25 October 2011: Come Under my Plaidie, Kandahar Reel, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder (in memory of Ian), White Heather Jig. 
18 October 2011: Circassian Circle, Pelorus Jack, Winding Road, Forbes Rant, Corner after Corner after Corner.
11 October 2011: Border Meeting, J B Milne, Cashmere Shawl, Napier's Index, EH3 7AF.
4 October 2011: British Man o' War, Kandahar Reel, Joe MacDairmid's Jig, Dalkeith Strathspey, Speed the Plough, Duke of Perth. 
27 September 2011: A Highland Welcome, St Andrew's Fair, Fisherman's Reel, Wind on Loch Fyne, Black Mountain Reel, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.  
20 September 2011: Pleased to Meet You, Kandahar Reel, St Andrew's Fair, Aird of Coigach. The instructions for Kandahar Reel can be download here. See the video of Kandahar Reel here.
13 September 2011: We danced Catherine's Ceilidh, Music Makars, Johnnie Walker, Culla Bay, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Reel of the 51st Division, Mairi's Wedding. 
6 September 2011: We danced in the gymnasium, and we danced Buchan Gate, Hamilton House, Shiftin' Bobbins, Monymusk, Montgomeries Rant, Duke of Perth. 
The new season starts on 6th September, dancing from 8:00 pm until approximately 9:30 pm. We'll be dancing every Tuesday until the week before Christmas. For this term we will be meeting in our normal venue, the Salvesen Rooms.

2010-2011

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03 May 2011 : Many thanks to everyone for a really fun party. We danced Circassian Circle, J B Milne, Culla Bay, Mongomeries Rant, Fisherman's Reel, Black Black Oil, Music Makars, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Hamilton House, Cashmere Shawl, Waverley. 
26 April 2011: A Scottish Jig, Culla Bay, Black Black Oil, Cashmere Shawl, Fisherman's Reel, Reel of 51st.
19 April 2011: Kelburn Reel, Music Makars, Monymusk, J B Milne, Hamilton House. 
12 April 2011: Many thanks to Andy Greening for taking the dances for this week. The dances were Catherine's Ceilidh, Montgomeries Rant, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Johnny Walker, The Bees of Maggieknockater and Mhairie's Wedding.
5 April 2011: Circassian Circle, Aird of Coigach, Dalkeith's Strathspey, Mhairie's Wedding, Fisherman's Reel and 32some.
29 March 2011: Border Meeting, Black Black Oil, Follow Me Home, J B Milne, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
22 March 2011: A Scottish Jig, Corner after Corner after Corner, Music Makars, Culla Bay, Waverley.
Spring Dance: The dance was a fantastic evening, and thanks to everyone who attended. We managed all of the dances, with Jack Delaney and his band completing a great evening. 
Reels: J B Milne, Montgomeries' Rant, Corner after Corner, Black Black Oil, Duke of Perth. 
Jigs: Follow Me Home, Pelorus Jack, White or Purple Heather Jig, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder. 
Strathspeys: Monymusk, Winding Road, Culla Bay, Cashmere Shawl.
15 March 2011: Catherine's Ceilidh, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Mongomeries Rant, Monymusk, Hamilton House.
8 March 2011: Circassian Circle, Winding Road, Purple Heather Jig, Follow Me Home, Mhairies Wedding.
1 March 2011: Dashing White Sergeant for 4, Black Black Oil, Corner after Corner after Corner, Cashmere Shawl, Waverley, Duke of Perth.
22 February 2011: Buchan Gate, Cullagh Bay, Pelorus Jack, Luckenbooth Brooch, Shiftin' Bobbins.
15 February 2011: Pleased to Meet You, Follow Me Home, Cullagh Bay, White Heather Jig, Duke of Perth.
8 February 2011: The Scotch Circle, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Belle of Bon Accord, Corner After Corner, Reel of the 51st Division.
1 February 2011: The Welcome Reel, Pelorus Jack, Belle of Bon Accord, Napier's Index, Corner after Corner.
25 January 2011 (Burn's Night): Kelburn Reel, Garry Strathspey, Black Black Oil, Rabbie's Reel, Fisherman's Reel.
18 January 2011: Border Meeting, Black Black Oil, Shiftin' Bobbins, Fairgrieve's Fancy, Hooper's Jig.
11 January 2011: Highland Welcome, Aird of Coigach, Cadgers in the Canongate, Lady Hume's Jig, Hamilton House.
14 December 2010: The pre Christmas Party. 8:00 until 10:30
We managed all of the dances on the programme, with a really fun evening. Thanks to everyone for the last term. The dances: Buchan Gate, Hamilton House, Cashmere Shawl, Montgomeries Rant, Johnnie Walker, White (or Purple) Heather Jig, Waverley, Monymusk, The Music Makars, Cauld Kail, Duke of Perth.
7 December 2010: Cancelled due to snow.
30 November 2010: Cancelled due to snow.
23 November 2010: Buchan Gate, Music Makars, Wind on Loch Fyne, Purple Heather Jig, Waverley.
16 November 2010: Welcome to the Dance, New Scotland Strathspey, White Heather Jig, Shiftin Bobbins, Reel of the 51st Division.
9 November 2010: Kelburn Reel, Cauld Kail, Follow Me Home, Highland Rambler.
2 November 2010: Johnnie's Jig, Cadgers in the Canongate, Cashmere Shawl, Polharrow Burn, Lady Home's Jig.
26 October 2010: Buchan Gate, Foursome Reel, Sixteensome Reel, J B Milne, Montgomeries Rant.
19 October 2010: Wee Willie's Jig, Luckenbooth Brooch, Posties Jig, Wind on Loch Fyne.
12 October 2010: Cologne around the Room, Monymusk, Ladies of Dunse, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Duke of Perth.
05 October 2010: A Scottish Jig, Fife Ness, Cashmere Shawl, The Blood is Up.
28 September 2010: We danced Buchan Gate, Hamilton House, Round Reel of Eight, New Scotland Strathspey and Black Mountain Reel.
21 September 2010: Our dances tonight were Johnnie's Jig, Dalkeith Strathspey, Highland Rambler, Music Makars, Cordial Jig and 32some Reel.
14 September 2010: We danced Catherine's Ceilidh, The Music Makars, Montgomeries Rant, Fisherman's Reel and The Reel of the 51st Division.
7 September 2010: The first night of the new season, and a really good turnout. We danced A Highland Welcome, The Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Waverley, Wind on Loch Fyne, Johnnie Walker and The Duke of Perth.
We start again at the Salvesen Room on Tuesday, 7 September at 8:00 pm. I hope that all of our dancers will join us.

2009-2010

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25 May 2010: The end of term party was a great evening, with a presentation to Stewart for his 80th birthday. We danced Waverley, Johnnie Walker, The Bees of Maggieknochater, The 80's, Cauld Kale, Hooper's Jig, Montgomeries Rant, Hamilton House.
18 May 2010: Two and Two, The 80's, Aird of Coigach, Johnnie Walker, Mairies Wedding, Waverley.
11 May 2010: Montgomeries Rant, Cauld Kail, Monymusk, Hooper's Jig, 32some.
4 May 2010: Circassian Circle, Fife Ness, Cadgers in the Canongate, Polharrow Burn,
27 April 2010: Circassian Circle, JB Milne, Glasgow Highlanders, Shiftin' Bobbins.
20 April 2010: Duke of Atholl's Reel, Lady Home's Jig, The Bees of Maggieknochater, Dalkeith Strathspey, Tho Mongomeries Rant. Thanks very much to Andy Greening for taking the class.
13 April 2010: A Scottish Jig, EH3 7AF, Fisherman's Reel, Cauld Kail, Cashmere Shawl, 32 'some.
6 April 2010: Highland Welcome, Waiting for Joyce, A Trip to Aberdeen, Cauld Kail, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
30 March 2010: Speed the Plough, Cadgers in the Canongate, Luckenbooth Brooch, Rose of the North, Trip to Bavaria.
23 March 2010: Petronella, White Heather Jig, Rose of the North, The Piper's Strathspey, The Blood is Up.
16 March 2010: Reel of the Royal Scots, Purple Heather Jig, Joe McDairmids's Jig, Polharrow Burn, Duke of Perth.
9 March 2010: Alice's Request, Cadgers in the Canongate, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Purple Heather Jig, 32'some Reel.
2 March 2010: Hooper's Jig, Lady Home's Jig, Wind on Loch Fyne, Black Black Oil, Mongomeries' Rant.
23 February 2010: Buckshaw Reel, Black Mountain Reel, The Piper's Strathspey, The Bees of Maggieknockater.
16 February 2010: Scottish Reform, Forbes Rant, Highland Rambler, The Bees of Maggieknockater.
9 February 2010: Duke of Atholl's Reel, Trip to Bavaria, Hooper's Jig, Aird of Coigach, Hamilton House.
2 February 2010: Buckshaw Reel, Machine without Horses, The Piper's Strathspey, Luckenbooth Brooch, J.B. Milne.
25 January 2010: Highland Welcome, Fisherman's Reel, Culla Bay, Posties Jig, The Blood is Up.
For 25 January 2010, we will meet in the Gymnasium or in the Performing Arts Centre behind the school. Click on the postcode for a link to a map for the gymnasium => EH3 5BL, the gymnasium is behind the school on the right side, with the light grey roof.
19 January 2010: Alice's Request, Pelorous Jack, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Culla Bay.
12 January 2010: Speed the Plough (Inverness Country Dance), Napier's Index, Ian Powerie's Farewell to Auchterarder, 32some.
5 January 2010: We met in the Performing Arts Centre, next to the gymnasium. We danced: The Alewife and her Barrel, Cashmere Shawl, Waverley and The Duke of Perth.
15 December 2009: A great night: We managed 10 of the 12 dances on the list, missing out Cashmere Shawl and Waverley. 
Christmas dance list.
J B Milne, Polharrow Burn, Cashmere Shawl, Black Mountain Reel, Hamilton House, Johnnie Walker, Mongomeries Rant, Waverley, The Blood is Up, Monymusk, White or Purple Heather Jig, Duke of Perth. I will email the crib to all of the dancers I have email addresses for.
8 December 2009: Revision for 15 December.
1 December 2009: Duke of Atholl's Reel, Cashmere Shawl, Mongomeries Rant, Homecoming Dance, J B Milne.
24 November 2009: White Heather Jig, Purple Heather Jig, The Blood is Up, Black Mountain Reel.
17 November 2009: The Piper and the Penguin, Johnnie Walker, J B Milne, Wind on Loch Fyne, Mhairie's Wedding
10 November 2009: St Andrew's Fair, Homecoming Dance, New Scotland Strathspey, White Heather Jig, Duke of Perth.
3 November 2009: Buckshaw Reel, Joe McDiarmid's Jig, The Piper and the Penguin, St Columba's Strathspey.
27 October 2009: Two and Two, J.B. Milne, Cashmere Shawl, The Blood is Up.
20 October 2009: St Andrews Fair, Napier's Index, Trip to Bavaria, Black Black Oil, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.
13 October 2009: Duke of Atholl's Reel, EH3 7AF, Reel for the 51st Division, Highland Rambler, 32some Reel.
6 October 2009: Edinburgh Jigs, Black Black Oil, White Heather Jig, Duke of Perth.
29 September 2009: Highland Fair, Waverley, Dalkeith Strathspey, Black Mountain Reel (7s).
22 September 2009: MacPherson's Jig, Elwyn Fair Glen, Wind on Loch Fyne, Shiftin' Bobbins, Reel of the 51st Division.
15 September 2009: St Andrew's Fair, Hopper's Jig, Cashmere Shawl, Fisherman's Reel.
8 September 2009: Duke of Atholl's Reel, Hamilton House, Monymusk, Montgomeries Rant, Johnnie Walker, Duke of Perth.

2008-2009

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19 May 2009: Waverley, Johnnie Walker, Hamilton House, Monymusk, Polharrow Burn, Montgomeries Rant, Cashmere Shawl, Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Shiftin Bobbins, Duke of Perth.
12 May 2009: Shiftin' Bobbins, Polharrow Burn, Monymusk, Fisherman's Reel.
5 May 2009: Hamilton House, Cashmere Shawl, Aird of Coigach, Trip to Bavaria.
28 April 2009: Marie's Wedding, Glen Mor, Piper and the Penguin, Margaret Parker's Strathspey.
21 April 2009:  Lady Home's Jig, Shiftin Bobbins, Johnnie Walker, White Heather Jig, Culla Bay, Mairie's Wedding.
14 April 2009: EH3 7AF, Hooper's Jig, Cadgers in the Canongate, Polharrow Burn, Duke of Perth.
7 April 2009: Luckenbooth Brooch, Margaret Parker's Strathspey, Polharrow Burn, Fisherman's Reel.
31 March 2009: Hamilton House, Corner after Corner after Corner, Black Black Oil, Highland Rambler.
24 March 2009: Shiftin' Bobbins, Tuesday Medley (see below, thanks to Stewart), Aird of Coigach, Sugar Candie, 32some.
17 March 2009: Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Kellaholm Jig, Sugar Candie, Irish Rover.
10 March 2009: White Heather Jig, Purple Heather Jig, Garry Strathspey, Napiers Index, Mhairies Wedding.
3 March 2009: Waverley, Hamilton Rant, Montgomeries Rant, Monymusk.
24 February 2008: Lady Home's Jig, Cashmere Shawl, Polharrow Burn, Pelorous Jack.
17 February 2009: Speed the Plough (Inverness Country Dance), J. B. Milne, Polharrow Burn, Round Reel of Eight, 32some.
10 February 2009: Napier's Index, Trip to Bavaria, Dashing White Sergeant Squared (see below for details), Reel of the 51st Division.
3 February 2009: Hooper's Jig, Aird of Coigach, Reel of the 51st Division, Fisherman's Reel, Shiftin' Bobbins.
27 January 2009: Machine without Horses, Purple Heather Jig, Forbes Rant, The Blood is Up. Thanks to Stewart for "The Blood is Up" and to Rupert for the celebration of his birthday. 23rd September 2008: White Heather Jig, The Weathercock, Cashmere Shawl and 32some Reel.
Weathercock, and Reel of the 51st.
9th September 2008: We were back in the Salvesen Room tonight and we danced EH3 7AF, The Inimitable Derek, Monymusk and JB Milne.
2nd September 2008: Dancing started in the Gymnasium at the Aademy and we enjoyed the following dances: Hamilton House, Johnnie Walker, Wind on Loch Fyne, Whistling Wind and Montgomeries Rant.
The first meeting of the new season will be in the Salvesen Rooms at the Academy on Tuesday, 2nd September at 8:00 pm. All dancers are welcome to join us.
Dashing White Sergeant Squared (DWS music, square set at for eightsome).
Intro
1-8. Eight hands round and back.
9-16. Set and turn partner two hands, set and turn corner two hands.
17-32. Pass partner left shoulder and grand chain without hands all the way round.
Dance
1-8. Eight hands round and back.
9-32. Head ladies as Dashing White Sergeant
i.e. Set and turn person to right, two hands,
Set and turn person to left, two hands,
Left shoulder reel of three, starting to person on right.
Head threes advance and retire.
Head threes swap places right shoulder.
While Side ladies
9-24. Set and turn for Reel of Tulloch, returning their own side.
25-32. Stand.
33-64. Side ladies Dashing White Sergeant dance, head ladies Reel of Tulloch
65-96. Head men Dashing White Sergeant dance, side men Reel of Tulloch
97-128. Side men Dashing White Sergeant dance, head men Reel of Tulloch
1-32. Repeat intro

Tuesday Medley (64S+ 64J) 4 couple longwise set, 3rd and 4 couples improper (on wrong side)
Strathspey
1-4 1st and 2nd couple take nearer hands, set then right hands half across.
3rd and 4th couples similarly.
5-8 All four couples take hands in line and set on the side and turn partner two hands across (back to original side) 
9 -24 Postie's Jig figure with first man going under for all arches
25-32 2nd / 1st couple and 4th / 3rds 4 hands round all the way. Open out to 8 hands half way round. 
33-64 Repeat from new positions. 
Jig
Repeat 1-64

2007-2008

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Term dates: Dancing has now finished for this term. We will start again on the first Tuesday of September when all dancers will be welcome. The dances to date have been:
11 September 2007 : Mongomeries Rant, EH3 6AQ, Lady Home's Jig, Fisherman's Reel and Hamilton House.
18 September 2007:The Duke of Atholls Reel, Napier's Index, Waverley, Black Mountain Reel, Fisherman's Reel.
25 September 2007: Machine without Horses, Scottish Reform, Thirtytwosome Reel, Johnnie Walker, Reel of the 51st Division.
2 October 2007: Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh, Reel of the Royal Scots, Luckenbooth Brooch, Aird of Coigach, Mhairies Wedding. 
9 October 2007: Hoopers Jig, The Piper and the Penguin, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder, Monymusk
16 October 2007: Stewart Fowlie returned to host the class this week, and he took the class through five dances comprising Duke of Atholls Reel, Fugal Fergus, John McAlpin, Black Mountain Reel, Polharrow Burn
30 October 2007: White Heather Jig, New Scotland Strathspey, Piper and the Penguin, Irish Rover, Black Mountain Reel
6 November 2007: Irish Rover, Piper and the Penguin, Monymusk, Posties Jig, Mairie's Wedding, The Bees of Maggieknockater
13 November 2007: Fisherman's Reel, Pelorus Jack, Highland Rambler, EH3 7AF, Montgomeries Rant
20 November 2007: Scottish Reform, JB Milne, Napier's Index
27 November 2007: The Blood is Up (dance composed by Stewart Fowlie, described below), Polharrow Burn, Dalkeith Strathspey, Reel of the 51st. 
11 December 2007: The Christmas Party.
8 January 2008: JB Milne, Highland Rambler, White Heather Jog, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder.
15 January 2008: Mairie's Wedding, Lady Home's Jig, Wind on Loch Fyne, The Bees of Maggieknockater, Polharrow Burn, Reel of the 51st.
22 January 2008: Dalkeith Strathspey, Purple Heather Jig, Duke of Atholl's Reel, Hooper's Jig, Luckenbooth Brooch.
29 January 2008: Jimmy's Fancy, Irish Rover, JB Milne, Posties Jig, Aird of Coigach.
5 February 2008: White Heather Jig, Black, Black Oil, Scottish Reform, Jimmy's Fancy, Waverley.
12 February 2008: Machine without Horses, Purple Heather Jig, Culla Bay, Pelorus Jack.
19 February 2008: Duke of Perth, Black Mountain Reel, Fisherman's Reel, Cashmere Shawl, Polharrow Burn, Black, Black Oil.
26 February 2008: Piper and the Penguin, Culla Bay, Forbes Rant, Pelorus Jack, Hamilton House, Mairie's Wedding.
4 March 2008: Lady Home's Jig, Follow Me Home, Luckenbooth Brooch, Winding Road, Shiftin' Bobbins. 
11 March, 2008: The Frisky, Purple Heather Jig, Kellaholm Jig, Monymusk, Follow Me Home
18 March 2008: Speed the Plough, Irish Rover, Johnnie Walker, Waverley, Ian Powrie's Farewell to Aucherarder, 32'some Reel, Black Mountain Reel.
25 March and 2 April 2008 - Easter break, so we weren't dancing
9 April 2008: Machine without Horses, Irish Rover, Napier's Index, Cadger's in the Cannongate, Black Mountain Reel.
16 April 2008: Speed the Plough, Aird of Coigach, Polharrow Burn, Mongomeries Rant, JB Milne, Waverley.
23 April 2008: The Laird of Milton's Daughter, Culla Bay, The Piper and the Penguin, The Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.