Bluevale Bliss 32 bar reel for 3 couples in a 4 couple set
1 – 4 1C, 2C, 3C pull RS back and cast to the right, chase half way round the set to the diagonally opposite place
5 – 10 Capstan variation: 1M & 3M change places by dancing RSh 1½ times round the standing 2M while 1L & 3L dance RSh 1½ times round the standing 2L, ending 1, 2, 3 on opposite sides
11- 14 1C, 2C, 3C, turn with RH ½ way round to face each other, acknowledge, then pull R Sh back, cast out to own places, facing in
15 – 16 1C, 2C, 3C set
17-24 2C set advancing to 1st corner& turn 2H , set to & turn 2nd corner 2H, finishing facing 1st corner
25-30 2C dance LS reels of 3 on the sides, beginning by giving LS to 1st corner
31-32 2C cross up to 1st place while 1C continue and loop into 2nd place.
David Wilson: Eight Bars of Magic, Laird Brown with The Scottish Accent, Selection of Reels, Track 3, (Miss Campbell, Breakdown, The Kettle Drum and Da Bonnie Polka)
Bobby Crowe and his SD Band, Book 29, “Lord Kilmory’s Delight” (Track 2).
The tunes in this set are: Ferguson’s Rant; Cooper’s Hornpipe; The Miller’s Hornpipe; Saint Annes (All Traditional).
Devised by Susan Elliotson to reflect on memories of growing up with friends – chasing, playing hide and seek, spending summer in the water, on the dock and dancing, dancing, dancing – in Bluevale!