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Ros Veur

Polka Aberfal & Lady Evesham's

Ros Veur

This dance is based on the figure known as ‘Le Grande Ronde’ in the quadrilles in the library at
Trelaworran House. Ros Veur means ‘big circle’ in…

Plethen a Dry - Three Hand Reel

Plethen a Dry - Three Hand Reel

Cornish Scoot (step) Dance for three people. Basic step and pattern for the Three Hand Reel was provided by Mrs Baker of Rilla Mill (1980). She…

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Annie Askee

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Annie Askee

Alison Davey choreographed this dance in Summer 1991. It is an adaptation of the scoot dance Harvey Darvey for use as a social dance. The name "Annie…

Rescorla Snail Creep, The

Rescorla_Snail_Creep.pdf

Rescorla Snail Creep, The

The villages of Rescorla, Molinnis, Roche Withiel and St Wenn, along the Eastern side of the Clay country, marked their Tea Treats with a fascinating…

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Boscastle Breakdown Dance

Boscastle_Breakdown-Tam_Kernewek.pdf

Boscastle Breakdown Dance

Scoot dances like Boscastle Breakdown are a conversation between dancer and musician, a duet between melody and percussion. Both musician and dancer…

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Heva Dance

Heva - Tam Kernewek.pdf

Heva Dance

Communicated by Miss Rowland in June 1980, Mrs Hydon July 1980, Mr Nigel Tangye March 1985.The Heva dance was written in 1961 to provide a distinctive…

Mr Martins Reel

Mr_Martins_Reel-Tam_Kernewek.pdf

Mr Martins Reel

This is a Cornish Scoot (step) dance originally communicated by Mr Hedley Martin, Morval Nr Looe (1980), and Mrs Gwen Masters, Blisland (1997). The…

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Newlyn Reel / Plethen Lullyn

Newlyn_Reel-Tam_Kernewek.pdf

Newlyn Reel / Plethen Lullyn

A Social Dance. Mrs Esme Francis ( Harpist for Gorsedh Kernow ) learned this tune and dance from John Williams of Boscreggan in the 1970s . Audio…

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Tin Stamp

Tin_Stamp-Tam_Kernewek.pdf

Tin Stamp

Written in 1988 by Alison Davey and Kirsty Crewes using traditional Scoot dance steps to emulate the sound of the Tin Stamp. The Tin Stamps were large…

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Turkey Rhubarb

Turkey_Rhubarb-Tam_Kernewek.pdf

Turkey Rhubarb

This dance forms the finale of the Madron Guize Dance and was communicated by Mrs Bowden of Penzance in 1981. It is a style of dance called a Mazurka…

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