The Buttercross Belles

Albury

The Dance

Style:North West Morris.

No. of dancers:8.

Length:224 bars + dance off.

Source

:Dance: Hertfordshire Holly.

Music: Selected and arranged by Bob Wilkinson.

Choreography

Figures

  • Cross
  • Change in line
  • Cross
  • Change in line
  • Big star
  • Back to back corners
  • Squares
  • Small stars
  • Hands around
  • Second squares
  • Dance off

Notes

Set

8 dancers in 2 files of 4 facing up

Chorus

Starts with a chorus then after except Small Stars

Equipment

Bobbins

Arms

Hands on Hips

Stepping

Chorus - Mixed March and Polka step. Figures - Polka step. Right foot start

Tunes

Part

 Bars

Key

Tune

AB

 8 8

  G/D

  Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

CD

 6 8

G

 Garrick's Delight

EF

 8 16

D

 The Lodge Road

GH

 8 8

D

 Fairy Dance (The Fisher Laddie)

Sequence

Figures

Part

Bars

 Tune

Intro

8

A

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

 Chorus

8

B

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

Cross

8

A

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

Chorus

8

B

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

  Change in Line

8

A

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

Chorus

8

B

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

Cross

8

A

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

  Chorus

8

B

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

  Change in Line

8

A

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

  Chorus

8

B

   Mr & Mrs Mickey Mouse

  Big Star

32

CD

  Garrick's Delight

  Chorus

8

E

  The Lodge Road

  Back to Back

16

F

  The Lodge Road

  Chorus

8

E

  The Lodge Road

Squares

16

F

  The Lodge Road

Chorus

8

E

  The Lodge Road

  Small Stars

16

GH

   Fairy Dance (The Fisher Laddie)

  Hands around

16

GH

   Fairy Dance (The Fisher Laddie)

Chorus

8

E

  The Lodge Road

  Second sqaures

16

F

  The Lodge Road

Chorus

8

E

  The Lodge Road

  Lead Off

8

GH

   Fairy Dance (The Fisher Laddie)

To fit the dance figure, Big Star, the tune Garrick's Delight is played as 6+8+2+8+6+2 bars, the extra 2 bars (C¹ and D¹) being the final 2 bars of the C and D parts.

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