Contents

INTRODUCTION

The basic pattern

The Steps
Single
Double

The Step Patterns
Arms All (ARMINGS)
Forward and back a double
Set and turn single
Sides All (SIDINGS)
Turn single
Turn your partner
Turn out or Cast Off
Back to back
Hands all
Hands across
Slip steps

Who is who
Partner
Corner/contrary
First man/woman
Second man/woman

Dances for Four
Cuckolds all a row
Hearts Ease
Rufty, Tufty. (from Playford)
The Spanish Jeepsie

Dances for Six
The Beggar Boy
Grimstock
Grimstock (Elspeth Penrhiner version)
Jenny Pluck Pears. (from Playford)
Jenny Pluck Pears, a la Lochac (from Margaret Mullins)
Upon a Summers Day

Dances for Eight
Nonesuch

Dances for as many as will
The Fryer and the Nun
Halfe Hanikin

Major Sources:-
Books
Magazine
Musical Recordings
Music (written)