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2008

20 December 2008 
Christmas Carol Ball
Carol of the Birds 
Cutty Wren 
Deck the Halls 
The First Noel, 
God Rest ye Merry, Gentlemen, 
Good King Wenceslas, 
Gower Wassail (lead by Elizabeth) 
Here we come a caroling, 
Holly and the Ivy (William) 
Il es né, le divin enfant (lead by William) 
In the Bleak mid winter, 
In Dulci Jubilo 
Infant Holy 
Jingle Bells 
Little Drummer Boy (lead by Josh) 
Merry Christmas 
O Come all Ye Faithful 
O Little Town of Bethlehem 
O Christmas Tree 
Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer / Santa Claus is coming to town Silent Night (Elizabeth) 
Twelve Days of Christmas 
Free waltz to We Wish You a Merry Christmas


15 November 2008,
Mad Hatter’s Ball
Free 5 step waltz (sheet)
Chase the Squirrel – Spring 5
Spanish Waltz – Village 10
Fancy Quadrille–Basket (Autumn 1), the Cheat (Country 1- ea. tune x1 then 1st x1 ), the Jig (Autumn 1), the Sociable (Country 1 as before)
Cotillion with cards –Summer 10 (Waltz), Summer 9 (Polka)
Waltz Cotillion – Summer 14 (play each tune x1 – then all x 4)
Three Baskets – Village 3
The Tempest – Country 16
Contra medley – Country 14
Free polka – Esmeralda 1&2 or one of the medley’s –Village 3 
Sacket’s Harbour – Autumn 13
Regal Romp - Village 9
Coulon’s Double Quadrille - sheet
The Norwegian Dance – Winter 9
Mazurka Cotillion – Court 2
Lobster Quadrille 
Tempest through the Looking Glass –Autumn 2
Russian Mazurka Quadrille Village 2 and Country 12 
Free mazurka – La Koska or one of the medley’s Town 4
Sicilian Circle – Winter 2
Cotillion with choice – Country 8 (waltz) then Country 1 (polka)
Rewind Waltz – Autumn 16
Sir Roger de Coverley (2) – Spring 2.
Free schottische Town 1.

 18 October 2008
Pride and Prejudice Regency era Ball
St.John’s Church Hall
My Lord Byron’s Maggot
Tythe Pig
Comical Fellow
Mr Beveridge’s Maggot
Shrewsbury Lasses
The Touchstone
Bionni
Les Joli Garcons
Les Quatres Nymphes
La Strassbourgeoise
Schmiedt’s Angloise no.1
Magri’s Contradanza no.1
Magri’s Contradanza no.XXXVIII
La Fuiarde
Mr Turner’s Academy
The Chase
Elegance and Simplicity
Nichol’s Favorite
The Battle of Leipzig
Haste to the Wedding
Juliana (2)
Wilson’s Scotch Reel for 6
The Triumph
Wilson’s Sir Roger de Coverley


Saturday 4th October 2008
Milton Settler’s Fair
N.S.W.
IN THE STREET
3 couple ROUND:
Past Present and Future (Winter 4) x 3
North. Stars South. Skies (Town 16) x 3
4 couple LONG:
The Maze (Country 11) x 2
The Tapestry (Town 3) x 2
Snowball Slalom (Court 3) x 2
4 couples LONG:
That Broad Road (Autumn 5) x 2
The Devil’s Mill (Summer 9) x 4
A Delightful Play (Winter 9) x 1
4 couple SQUARE – 64 bar sequence:
Turning the Table (Winter 5) x 2
Tangled Web (Winter 13) x 2 P
Opposite foot POLKA:
Loose Cannon Galop (Winter 7) x 2
Grapevine Polka (Village 3) x 2
Hot Cross Polka (Country 1) x 2
Pyrotechnic Polka (Autumn 1) x 2
Left foot SCHOTTISCHE:
Southern Highland Schott. (Cntry 4) x 2
The Showdown Schott. (Town 10) x 2
Switch, Swish and Swing (Court 13) x 2
Reprise of Southern Highland Schott. x 1
Opposite foot SCHOTTISCHE:
Short Easy Sotiisi (Village 1) x 2
Rise Up Shepherd … (CCDB) x 2
Rudolph the Red-Nosed …(CCDB) x 1
Santa Clause is Coming … (CCDB) x 1
Left foot WALTZ:
What Child is This (CCDB) x 1 (P)
Two to Twirl (Winter 6) x 1
The Little Landler (Country 3) x 2 (P)
The Grand Illusion (Town 2) x 2
Reprise of What Child is this (CCDB) x 1
Opposite foot WALTZ:
The Alexandrina Waltz (Town 9) x 2 (P)
Hands-off Waltz (Village 10) x 2 (P)
Even handed Ländler (Village 12) x 2 (P)
I Wonder as I Wander (CCDB) x 2
Mixed foot VARSOVIENNA:
La Va ouvert (Country 6) x 1
La Va melangée (Court 9) x 1
La Va croissée (Town 11) x 1
Outside foot HAMBO:
(sh) Handfasting Hambo (Country 10) x 2
(sh) Harmony Hambo (Town 7) x 2 (P)
(sh) Honeymoon Hambo (Court 5) x 2
**Repeat pattern until end.
‘Glide-first’ Opposite foot MAZURKA
Boots and Blades (Autumn 14) x 1
Blackforest Mazurka (Village 5) x 1
Askance Romance (Town 13) x 2
Russian Gypsy Queen (SHEET) x 2
(short) Conjuring L’amour (Cntry 12) (P) x 2ON THE MILTON THEATRE STAGE
Mixed foot POLKA:
Fast Forward (Country7) x 2 (outside, l.f.)
Peek-a-boo Polka (Town 15) x 2 (l.f., P
The Courtship Polka (Aut 13) x 2 (l.f.)
Wrong Foot Polka (Aut 10) x 2 (P r.f.)
‘Hop-first’ Opposite foot MAZURKA:
Regatta Room Grapple (Country 15) x 2
The Washing Machine (Court 14 ) x 2
Footloose Gypsy (Court 12) x 2
The Cavalier’s Mazurka (Winter 14) x 1
Opposite foot POLKA:
Wind-up Galop (SHEET) x 2
Bordonian National Polka 1 (SHEET) x 2
Bordonian National Polka 2 (SHEET) x 2
First 3 Bordonian National polka tunes each x 2
The Can-Can


20 September 2008
Pirate & Petticoat 18th century Ball
St.John’s Church Hall
Free Loose Cannon Galop
Juice of Barley
Mr Eaglesfield’s New Hornpipe
Red House
Argeers
Row Well Ye Mariners
Bon Amitie / Jamaica)
Bourree d’Achille
Chaine
Chasse
Walk the Plank
Granadiais
Hunt the Squirrel
La Matelote
Mr Caverley’s Minuet
Pistolet
Poor Robin’s Maggot
Bourgogne
Pursuit
Captain Roberts’ Revenge
Rigadoon d’Anglettere
Joli Garcons – 1750
Two Steps to Hell

16 August 2008
Bordonian Anniversary Ball
St.John’s Church Hall, Canberra
Waltz medley: The Alexandrina Waltz (Town 9) x 2 / Hands-off Waltz (Village 10) x 2 (P) / Even handed Ländler (Village 12) x 2 (P) / I Wonder as I Wander (CCDB) x 2
Stomping Around – Spring 2 – lead by Melissa
Polka medley: Loose Cannon Galop (Winter 7) x 2 / Grapevine Polka (Village 3) x 2 / Hot Cross Polka (Country 1) x 2 / (short) Pyrotechnic Polka (Autumn 1) x 2
Love’s Labour – Summer 6 – lead by Elizabeth
Mazurka medley: ‘Boots and Blades (Autumn 14) x 1 / Blackforest Mazurka (Village 5) x 1 / Askance Romance (Town 13) x 2 / Russian Gypsy Queen (SHEET) x 2 / (short) Conjuring L’amour (Cntry 12) (P) x 2
First Waltz – Spring 14 - Josh
Schottische medley: Southern Highland Schott. (Country 4) x 2 / The Showdown Schott. (Town 10) x 2 / Switch, Swish and Swing (Court 13) x 2 / Reprise of Southern Highland Schott. x 1
Alcuin’s Contra – Village 16 – Lawrie
Varsovienna medley: La Va ouvert (Country 6) x1 / La Va melangée (Court 9) x 1 / La Va croissée (Town 11) x 1
Riverbank Ramble – Autumn 11 – Ceri.
The Battering Ram (Autumn 7) x 2 / The Giant’s Backbone (Country 2) x 2 / Round with Corners (Court 10) x 3
Lotsi’s Spell – Spring 11 – William
Waltz medley: What Child is This (CCDB) x 1 (P) / Two to Twirl (Winter 6) x 1 / The Little Landler (Country 3) x 2 (P) / The Grand Illusion (Town 2) x 2 /Reprise of What Child is this (CCDB) x 1
Cinderella Waltz – Village 8 – Eddie&Christine
Polka medley: Fast Forward (Country 7) x 2 (outside, l.f.) / Peek-a-boo Polka (Town 15) x 2 (l.f.) / The Courtship Polka (Autumn 13) x 2 (l.f.) /
Wrong Foot Polka (Autumn 10) x 2 (P r.f.)
Mazurka Medley: Regatta Room Grapple (Country 15) x 2 / The Washing Machine (Court 14 ) x 2 / Footloose Gypsy (Court 12) x 2 / The Cavalier’s Mazurka (Winter 14) x 1
Vulgarian Salutations – Village 2 – Amy&Myall
Zweifacher: Ridicule and Repartee (Court 8) / Savvy Wench (Town 6) and
The Druid’s Ring – Winter 15 – Elizabeth
Music Box waltz – Court 7- William
Hambo medley: Handfasting H.(Country 10) x 2 / Harmony H. (Town 7) x 2 (P) / Honeymoon H. (Court 5) x 2
Tangled Web – Winter 13 – Melissa
Schottische medley: Short Easy Sotiisi (Village 1) x 2 / Rise Up Shepherd (CCDB repeating last figs) x 2 / Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (CCDB) x 2 / Santa Clause is Coming to Town (CCDB) x 1
Mazurka medley: Barbarous Elegance (Court 2) (opp.f.) x 1 / Ad Absurdam Sur Place (Vill 15) (P) x 1 / Russian Tour (Town 4) (P) (l.f.) x 2 / Lacework Mazurka (SHEET) (l.f.) x 2 / Zig Zag Mazurka (SHEET) (l.f.) x 1
The Great Roundabout (Town 12) –version 1 - Jason
Wind-up Galop x 2 / Bordonian National Polka 1 x 2 / Bordonian National Polka 2 x 2
Burley Griffin Bourree – Country 13 – William
Take Eyes – Autumn 2- Melissa


19 July
Renaissance Ball
St.John's Church Hall
La Volta
Old Measures: 
Tinternell, Old Almain, Queen's Almain
Madam Cecilia's 
Black Almain
Jack a Lent
Canario
Mage on a Cree
Branle de la Montarde
Branle Double, Simple, Gai, de Bourgoigne
Branle d'Ecosse
Branle de la Haye
La Courante
Display: Parson's Farewell / Saint Martin's / Argeers
Pizzochara
Goddesses
Barriera
Prigionera
The Spanish Gypsy
Nido d'Amore
Rufty Tufty
Nonesuch
Alta Mendoza
Piantone
Have at thy Coat Old Woman
Il Pastor Leggiadro
Villanico
Woodicock
La Castellana


21 June
Restoration Era Ball
St.John's Church Hall
King of Poland
Sellinger's Round
Maid in the Moon
Hunsdon House
Cheerily & Merrily
Put on thy Smock on a Monday
Whirligig
Cuckolds All a row 
Sweet Kate
Abridged scenes from Wycherley's 
The Gentleman Dancing Master, 1670
La Bourgogne
Sage Leaf 
Cold and Raw
Thomas Bray medley:
Lover's Luck / Scotch Measure / Braye's Maggot 
Christchurch Bells
Cupid's Garden
Mr Lane's Minuet
Valentine's Day
Abridged scenes from Wycherley's 
The Gentleman Dancing Master, 1670
La Vielle
My Lady Mary's Courant 
Young Sir John
Picking of Sticks
Well Hall
Nobody's Jig
Step Stately
Mr Lane's Maggot –- with singing


17 May 2008
Gone with the Wind Ball
St.John's Church Hall
Free Varsovienne
Cheat the Lady / The Coquette
Cotillion without mixingMoney Musk – early version Cotillion-mazurka for any number of couples
Grand March / Polonaise into waltz
Glover's London Polka Quadrille
Free Heel&Toe/BohemianPolka /Zulma L'Orientale
Display: Russia's Gypsy Queen / Lacework / The Zig Zag Mazurka
and Near Miss Galop MedleyCotillion with blindfolds
Sackett's Harbor
Waltz Cotillion
Chase the Squirrel
Norwegian Country Dance
Free Mazurka Waltz (1) / Zingarilla (1) & (2) / The Gitana Waltz
Empire Quadrille
Free Schottische
Sicilian Circle
Display of Cotillion-mazurka for 4 couples
and Wind up Galop / Bordonian National Polka 1& 2La Tempete
Free Polka Mazourka / La Czarine / La Koska (1)
Cotillion with 4 chairsHull's VictoryCotillion mixer by choiceVirginia ReelFree Galop: e.g. Esmeralda (1) & (2)
and Loose Canon Galop set


19 April 2008
Jane Austen Ball
St.John's Church Hall
Dinner
Opening waltz
My Lord Byron's Maggot
Tythe Pig
Comical Fellow
Fair Maid of the Inn
Guest song bracket 
Display of Emma's song
Mr Beveridge's Maggot
Fete Champetre
Cotillion: Jeu des quatres coins
Mutual Love
Sir Roger de Coverley
Thomas Wilson's French Waltz
Cotillion: La Strassbourgeoise
Trip to Highgate
Wakefield Hunt
Duke of Kent's Waltz
The First Set
Scotch Reel
La Boulangere

Mon 24/3
Victorian era display
National Folk Festival
Varsovienna medley: La Va ouvert (/ La Va melangée / La Va croissée
Schottische medley: Southern Highland / Showdown / Switch, Swish and Swing
Polka medley: Wind-up Galop / Bordonian National Polkas 
Mazurka medley: Barbarous Elegance / Ad Absurdam Sur Place / Russian Tour / Vulgarian Salutions
8 couple Scarf Cotillion medley
Mazurka medley: Russian Gypsy Queen / Lacework / Zig-Zag 
Polka medley: Fast Forward / Peek-a-boo / Courtship / Wrong Foot
Russian Mazurka Quadrille
Zweifacher medley: Ridicule and Repartee / Savvy WenchMazurka medley: Boots & Blades / Blackforest / Askance Romance / Conjuring l'amour


Sun 23 March
Victorian era workshop
National Folk Festival 
Opening medley: Alexandrina / Hands-off / Evenhanded Laendler, I Wonder as I wander
(La Va ouvert) / La Va melangée 
(Southern Highland Schottische) / Showdown Schottische 
4 couple Mazurka Cotillion medley 
(Wind-up Galop / Bordonian National Polka 1) / Bordonian National Polka 2
8 couple Scarf Cotillion medley
The Five Step Waltz 
Quadrille Français – Saint Simeonne figure


Sat. 22 March 
Regency Workshop
National Folk Festival
La Fuiarde
La Baroque
La Bonne Amitié
La Fuiarde 
Le Strassbourgeoise
Juliana (1)
Wakefield Hunt
Young Widow
French Waltzing


Sat. 22 March
Regency Display 
National Folk Festival  
Entrée pour un Berger
Bourrée d'Achille
Le Pistolet
Galeries d'Amour
Mr Holt's Minuet
La Gavotte du Roi
Fair & Softly
Le Rig. d'Angleterre
Soleil dieu
The Pursuit
Le Jardin Enchante
Les Quadrilles
Le Tourbillion


Fri. 21 March
Renaissance Workshop
National Folk Festival
Amaroso 
Rostiboli 
Petit Rhinensis
Ballo del Fiore
La Battaglia
Villanella
Il Conto dell'Orco
Alta Mendozzo
Spagnoletta 3&2


Fri 21 March
Renaissance Display 
National Folk Festival
Rostiboli 
Amaroso 
Anello 
Pizochara
Voltati in ca Rosina
Petit Rhinensis
Chiaranzana
Contentezza d'Amore
Chiara Stella
Ballo del Fiore
Torneo Amoroso
Les Bouffons
Canario


Saturday 15 March
Cinderella Ball
St.John's Church Hall
Mr Byron's Maggot
The Collier's Daughter
Entrée pour un Berger
Bourrée d'Achille
Le Pistolet
Galeries d'Amour
Mr Holt's Minuet
La Gavotte du Roi
Fair & Softly
Mr Lane's Minuet
Le Rig. d'Angleterre
Minuet à deux
Les Oeuffes de Paque
Le Soleildieu
The Pursuit
Le Jardin Enchanté
Les Quadrilles
La Baroque
La Bonne Amitié
La Fuiarde
Le Tourbillion
We'll We'd and We'll Bed




Monday 10 March
Albert Hall's 80th Birthday celebration
Albert Hall
Varsovienna medley: La Va ouvert (/ La Va melangée / La Va croissée
Schottische medley: Southern Highland / Showdown / Switch, Swish and Swing
4 couple Mazurka Cotillion medley 
Polka medley: Fast Forward / Peek-a-boo / Courtship / Wrong Foot
Mazurka medley: Russian Gypsy Queen / Lacework / Zig-Zag 
Polka medley: Wind-up Galop / Bordonian National Polkas 
Russian Mazurka Quadrille
Mazurka medley: Boots & Blades / Blackforest / Askance Romance / Conjuring l'amour


Sunday 2 March
The Governor General's residence
Bourrée d'Achille
Le Pistolet
Galeries d'Amour
Mr Holt's Minuet
La Gavotte du Roi
Fair & Softly
Le Rig. d'Angleterre
Mr Lane's Minuet
Minuet à deux
Les Oeuffes de Paque
Soleil dieu
The Pursuit
La Fuiarde
Le Tourbillion


16 February 
Romeo and Juliette Italian Renaissance Ball
St.John's Church Hall
Rostiboli 
Amaroso 
Anello 
Pizochara
Voltati in ca Rosina
Petit Rhinensis
Caccia d'Amore
La Catena d'Amore
Chiaranzana
Contentezza d'Amore
Chiara Stella
Ballo del Fiore
Torneo Amoroso
Les Bouffons
La Battaglia
Ballo Nuovo fatto da sei Cavalieri
Villanella
La Nizzarda
Il Pastor Leggiadro
Allegrezza d'Amore
Il Conto dell'Orco
Alta Mendozzo
Spagnoletta 3&2


19 January
Back from the Beach Ball
St. John's Church Hall
Spring:
The Path to the Well
Dizzy Mixer
Fancy-Free Flirting 
Nymphs and Satyrs
Yarralumla Rumba
The Celtic Spiral
Red Rocks Bourrée
Lotsi's Spell
Opposites Attract
Dancing in the Meadow
The Clap Waltz
Four Baskets
Indoor Games
Summer:
Cozy Contra
Wedding Bell Waltz
Greetings at the Crossroads
Busy Fellows
Bodice and Doublet
Autumn:
Take Eyes
The Sweetheart Quadrille
Winter:
Rings and Swings