Dances for Twelfth Night 6th January Tea Dance

Brian Stanton will choose dances from the list below:

Auretti’s Dutch Skipper  (Thompson 1757)

The Delight of Sudbury (Thompson 1765)

The Comical Fellow (Thompson 1776)

The Duke of Kent’s Waltz (Cahusac 1801)

First of April  (Thompson 1780)

Fourpence Happenny Farthing (Playford 1709)

Indian Queen (Playford 1701)

Jacob Hall’s Jig  (Playford 1695)

Juice of Barley (Playford 1686)

The Leamington Dance  (Wheatstone 1811)

Lord of Carnarvon’s Jig  (Playford 1651)

My Lord Byron’s Maggot (Playford 1701)

The Old Whigg (Cahusac 1793)

The Prince of Wales Fancy (Caricature Fan 1792)

The Prince Regent (Anon 1815)

A School for Scandal (Thompson 1788)

Sir Roger de Coverly (Wilson 1816)

Upon a Summers Day (Playford 1651)

The Waggoner (Thompson 1793)

Young Phillis of Wakefield (Walsh 1715)


Author: Barbara Dunn

Barbara trained as a teacher and worked for most of her career in Primary Education, eventually serving as a headteacher in Reading and then in Worcester, before taking early retirement. She has been involved with Worcestershire Early Music from its beginning, delivering workshops and organising concerts and the Pride and Prejudice Ball. Barbara is an enthusiastic amateur musician, playing regularly in many different formal and informal gatherings. She performs with the Gloucester Waits on flutes and recorders