WA publications and dances
From time to time WA Branch dancers write dances, or are the subject of a dance. This page collects some of those dances.
The Other Kangaroo Paw
Recorded by Marian Anderson and her Scottish Dance Band. 15 tracks.
Includes an insert in the cover that contains instruction for 10 new dances.
Original tunes by Marian Anderson and Iain Mckenzie.
Dances 11-14 are published elsewhere so links are not provided below. Links to music are provided below for original tunes only.
DANCE TYPE TRACK LENGTH
1 Warm Up March - suitable for the Lion Gate 5x32 March 3.17
3 A Special Occasion 3x48 Reel 2.53
10 A Highlander in Glasgow 4x32 Strathspey 4.18
11 Christine M Phillips (RSCDS Book 46) 8x32 Jig 4.54
12 High Society (RSCDS Book 46) 4x40 Reel 3.14
13 The Swan & The Tay (SCD for Perth 800) 3x32 Strathspey 3.20
14 Perth Meets Perth (SCD for Perth 800) 4x32 Reel 2.38
15 Cool Down Waltz Waltz 2.58
CD now available = A$22.00 (plus packaging and postage where applicable)
Available from Bill Head: email@example.com 08 9274 7318
The Kangaroo Paw
A Collection of Scottish Country Dances devised by John Brenchley.
Published by the Western Australia Branch of the RSCDS.
The CD (with music by Marian Anderson & her Scottish Dance Band) includes an extra track for a three couple encore for 'Anne and Five Partners'.
1 The Kangaroo Paw 8 x 32 Reel
2 The Open Road 4 x 32 Jig
3 Christine's Fancy 3 x 32 Strathspey
4 Reeling Roy 4 x 48 Reel
5 Torridon Lassies 8 x 40 Jig
6 The Glengarry Homestead 4 x 32 Strathspey
7 The Buckinghamshire Lass 4 x 40 Reel
8 Anne and Five Partners 5 x 48 Jig
9 The Avon Valley Strathspey 1 x 80 Strathspey
10 Lauraine's Delight 3 x 48 Reel
11 One of a Kind Medley (40R, 40S, 40R)
12 Flowers of the West 4 x 40 Strathspey
13 Dancing Girls 8 x 32 Jig