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2009

December 2009, St. John’s Church Hall 
CHRISTMAS CAROL BALL 
Angels from the Realms of Glory
Away in the Manger
Cherry Tree Carol
Drive the Cold Winter Away
Hail o Happy Morn
Hark the Herald Angels sing
Jesus Born in Beth’ny
Jingle Bells
The Old Year Away is Fled
Once in Royal David City,
On Christmas Night
Personent Hodie
Quem Pastores Laudevere
Rejoice and Be Merry
Remember O Thou Man
Silent Night
Tomorrow Shall be my Dancing Day
Twelve Days of Christmas
We wish you a Merry Christmas
Medley: Rise up Shepherd and Follow/Rudolph the Red-nosed Rheindeer/Santa Clause is Coming to Town
Medley: Angelus Ad Virginem/ Good King Wenceslas
Medley: Joy to the World/ Masters in this Hall/ God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen/Deck the Halls
To choir ‘The Variables’:
The Angel Gabriel
Coventry Carol
Gaudete
The First Nowell
In Dulci Jubilo
Patapatpan.


21 November 2009
TIMETRAVELLERS BALL
St.John’s Church Hall, Reid 
Pavan-Galliard to Country 9
Contentezza d’Amore
Branle des Lavandiers/ des Pois/ Hermits
Caccia d’Amore
Spagnoletta
Fine Companion
Daphne
Lord Carnarvan’s Jig/Nonesuch/Dargeson
Whirligig
Mr Eaglesfield’s New Hornpipe
Mr Lane’s Minuet
Minuet à deux
Mr Holt’s Minuet and Jigg
Greensleeves
Allemande de Village
Tourbillion
Shrewsbury Lasses
Figured Galopade
Free Waltz
Free Mazurka
Free Polka
Sydney Exhibition Quadrille
Free Varsovienna
Free Redowa
Free Schottisch


7 November 2009
RENAISSANCE
Parliament House 
Amaroso
Rostiboli Gioioso
Voltatsi in ca Rosina
Petit Rinense
Ballo del Fiore
Double/single/gai/Bourgogne
Branle des Lavandiers/des Pois/Hermites/l’Officiel
Branle de la Haye
Canario
Fedeltà
Spagnoletta
Pavan-Galliard (Cloved Orange/Albert Hall Pavan)-La Volta medley.
Alta Mendozza
Barriera
Black Almain
Nido d’Amore
Black Nag
Daphe
Gathering Peascods
Red House Whirligig.
Lord Carnarvan’s Jig/Nonesuch/DargesonNovember 2009


15 August 2009
Mostly English Country
St. John’s Church Hall
Forza d’Amore
Lo Spagnoletto
Anna Maria
Gathering Peascods
Hobbs Wedding
Mage on a Cree
Red House
Step Stately
Childgrove
The Recruiting Officer
St. Margaret’s Hill
Anglaise a the Ambassador’s (2)
Anglaise de la Reine (2)
La Folie ou le Goût du Siècle
Lasses of Portsmouth
Linnen Hall
Rakes of Rochester
Mr Turner’s Acadamy Cotillion
Cross Gartered


Saturday 20 June 2009
Age of Indulgence Chocolate Ball
St.John’s Church Hall
Bourrée d’Achille
Le Pistole
The Prussian Camp
Menuet à Quatre
La Chasse d’Amour
Fair Quaker of Deal
Yellow Stockings
Minuet à deux
La Coquette
The Changing
Minuet de la Reine
Barbarini’s Tambourine
The Pursuit
Wednesday Night
Anglaise de la Reine
Le Cotillon des Fetes de Thalie
La Comete
Lady Mary’s Courant
La Gavotte du Roy à quatre
TouchstoneLa chasse


Saturday 16 May 2009
Queen Victoria Ball
St.John’s Church Hall
Free Waltz: include reverse, balances, Ganglovienne and *Double Glide Waltz- Town 2 - John playing
Haste to the Wedding
Cotillion mixer without props *Surprise Star, *The Surprise, The Serpent / The Circles / The Winding Alley / The Arbor
Polka Russe 1,2 or3/ *Kreuz Polka, / Esmeralda 1,2 / Galopade / *Ostendaise- to either underlined set.
Fast Forward Polka Medley
Le Polo
Cotillion: mazurka mixer
The Chase
The Triplet
Free Mazurka or Barbarous Elegance medley 
Highland Reel
Money Musk (2)
Cotillion mixer with props- Basket, ring & flower /The Fan -Kangarooo / Blind Man’s Bluff –
Coulon’s Quadrille Francais
Hull’s Victory
Norwegian Country Dance
Near Miss Galop set
Free Southern Highland Schottische
Schottische: plain, military, double, highland
London Polka Quadrille
Cotillion: *Les Quatre Couples, Le Loup
Rings and Swings
Sir Roger de Coverley (4)
Free Redowa


Saturday 18 April
Jane Austen Festival Ball
*Boulangere
Chasse d’Amour
Comete
Comical Fellow
Contradanza
Emma’s Song
Fete Champetre
Fuiade
Jeu des Quatres Coins
Mr Beveridge’s Maggot
Mutual Love
My Lord Byron’s Maggot
Quadrille Francais
Scotch Reel
Shrewsbury Lasses
*Sir Roger – Town 16
Touchstone
Tourbillon
Triumph
Tythe Pig
Wakefield Hunt


Sunday 19 April
Jane Austen Festival
The Chase
Battle of Leipzig ???
Elegance and Simplicity
Good Girl
Haste to the Wedding
Hull’s Victory
Lancer’s Quadrille
Money Musk
Young Widow


9th, 10th&11th April
2009 National Folk Festival
Friday 11:30-12:30 Piazza — Cotillion dance games in 1860s dress
Cotillion multi-formation mixer
(Village 10)- The Meeting / The Exchange / The Pursuit / The Serpent / The Circles / The Winding Alley / The Arbor
Cotillion with scarves
(Waltz Town 2) - The Lassoo / The Snake
(Polka Spring 16) The Handkerchief Chase / The Scarfs / Satyrs and Nymphs
Cotillon with 8 chairs facing out
(Waltzes- Country 8) - The Gentleman Kneels / The Free Chairs /Musical Chairs
Cotillion with 4 chairs facing in
(Waltzes – Village 8) - The 4 Chairs (The ‘Whirligig’) / The Figure 8
(Polka- Court 15) The Seated Ladies / The Four Corners
Cotillion column mixer
(Waltz Autumn 9) - Basket, ring & flower /
(Polka Country 1) The Fan -Kangarooo / Blind Man’s Bluff
Cotillion without mixing
(Waltz Autumn 16) - The Reunion / The Snail / The Labyrinth / The Bridge / The Double Serpent / The Zig-Zag / The Chain without end / The Arch
In reserve: Cotillion with hat and gloves (Waltz-Winter 8, Polka-Autumn 10)
Saturday 4:40-5:20 — Mazurka in 1880s dress
‘Glide-first’ Opposite foot MAZURKA
Boots and Blades / Blackforest Mazurka (Village 5) /
Askance Romance (Town 13) x 2
Russian Gypsy Queen (SHEET) x 2
(short) Conjuring L’amour (Cntry 12) (P) x 2
Cotillion-mazurka mixer (Court 2) 
The excursion / The X of the Gentlemen and his Lady / The Basket / The Interlacing of Arms / The Changing Triangle / The Change of the Moulinet / The laced circle, ‘releasing prisoners’ and chasing down next partner.
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
Mixed foot VARSOVIENNA
La Va ouvert (Country 6 – once on each tune) x 1
La Va melangée (Court 9) x 1
La Va croissée (Town 11) x 1
‘Hop-first’ mixed-foot MAZURKA 
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
Cotillion-mazurka for 4 couples(Court 12) 
The Double Pastourelle / The Ladies’ Moulinet / The Double Moulinet / The Genuflexion of Four / The Right and Left / The Right and Left / Les chaines à quatre/ The Lady to the left
Sunday 5:30-6:00 — Lost Dances in Bordonian National costume
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
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
Opposite foot ZWEIFACHER
Ridicule and Repartee (Court 8) just 1x ea. tune! Savvy Wench (Town 6) – just 1x ea. tune, back to first!
6 couple Improper
Alcuin’s (Village 16) x 2
Catapult Contra (Country 14) x 2
Contra Quintain (Town 8) x 2
Opposite foot POLKA
Wind-up Galop x 2 (play…)
Bordonian National Polka 1 x 2
Bordonian National Polka 2 x 2
8 couple Bourrée
The Labyrinth (Autumn 12) x 2
Quarter Short Square (Winter 3) x 2
Burley Griffin Bourrée (Country 13) x 2


Saturday 21 March 2009
English Country Dance
St.John’s Church Hall
Parson’s Farewell / St Martins / Argeer
Whirligig
Burley Griffin Bourree medley
A la mode de France / Nonesuch - Melissa
All in the Country Green
Cherrily and Merrily
Chestnuts
Cuckolds all arrow
Cushion Dance
Daphne
Fine Companion
Greenwood
Hide Park - Ceri
Hobb’s Wedding
Kemp’s Jig
Merry Milkmaids
Millison’s Jig
Moll Peatley
Peppers Black
Sage Leaf
Slip
Spanish Jeepie
Sweet Kate
Upon a Summer’s Day


7 February 2009
National Multicultural Festival
See photographic slideshows here
RENAISSANCE DRESS 11am - 12:30pm
Pavans and galliard medley (The Albert Hall Pavan / The Cloved Orange) 
La Catena d'Amore 
Ballo del Fiore
Barriera
Chiara Stella
Alta Mendozzo
Villanella
Nido d'amore
Canario 
Contrapasso Nuovo
Torneo Amoroso
Spagnoletta Nuova & Spagnoletta for 2
Branle des lavandiers / B. des pois / B. des Hermit / Branle l'Officiel, 
Les Bouffins
Lord of Carnarvan's Jig / Nonesuch / Dargeson
BAROQUE DRESS 1pm - 2:25pm
Bobbing Joe
La Bourgogne
Mr Lane's Maggott - with singing
Mr Caverely's Minuet
La Chaine
Mr Holt's Minuet and Jig
Red House
La Matelote
Le Pistolet
Bourrée d'Achille
Le Rigaudon d'Angleterre
Le Jardin Enchante
Magri’s Contradanza XXXVIII
REGENCY DRESS 3pm - 4:25pm
The Alexandrina Waltz / Hands-off / Even-handed Laendler / I Wonder as I Wander
My Lord Byron's Maggot
La Fuiarde
Comical Fellow
Emma's song- with singing
Shrewsbury Lasses
La Comete
Le Tourbillion
The Touchstone
Wilson's Scotch Reel for 6
Young Widow
Sir Roger de Coverley
What Child is This / Two to Twirl/ The Little Landler /The Grand Illusion
VICTORIAN DRESS 5:20 - 6:50 pm
Loose Cannon Galop / Grapevine Polka / Hot Cross Polka / Pyrotechnic Polka
Varosvienna variants (La Va ouvert / La Va melangée / La Va croissée)
Southern Highland Schottische / Showdown Schott. / Switch, Swish and Swing
Past Present and Future / Northern Stars Southern Skies
Regatta Room Grapple / Washing Machine / Footloose Gypsy / The Cavalier's Mazurka
The Triplet Galop Quadrille
Fast Forward Polka / Peek-a-boo Polka / Courtship Polka / Wrong Foot Polka , 
The Maze / Tapestry / Snowball Slalom
Handfasting Hambo / Harmony Hambo / Honeymoon Hambo
That Broad Road / Devil's Mill / Delightful Play
Quarter Short Square / Burley Griffin Bourrée
Alcuin's contra / Catapult Contra / Contra Quintain
The Purple Tulip Tango
Mazurkas Boots and Blades / Blackforest Mazurka / Askance Romance / Russian Gypsy Queen / Conjuring L'amour
Wind-up Galop and the Bordonian National Polkas 1 and 2.


Saturday 17 January 2009
Back-From-The Beach Ball
St. John’s Church Hall, Reid
1550-1600
Mimed Branle… plus Branle l’Officiel
1650-1700
Black Nag-
Goddesses
Red House
Bobbing Joe
1700-1750
La Chaine
Mr Lane’s Maggott – with singing.
(Recruiting Officer
Poor Robin’s Maggot)
1750-1800
Comete
Young Widow
1800-1850
The Triumph
Mazurka Cotillion – Court 2
1850-1900
Sicilian Circle
Triplet Quadrille –Spring 16 (1st tune AABB then 2nd tune AA – all x 3 1/3 then Court 4 (ea. tune x1 & back to 1st tune x1) then Spring 16 – same arrangement as before but all just x 2 1/3.
Cotillion with choice – Country 8 (waltz) then Country 1 (polka)
Cotillion with chairs –Winter 8 (waltz) then Winter 7 (polka or galop)
FREE Waltz (Alexandrina, Hands off, Even Handed etc) Vill 10
FREE Mazurka Regatta Room/ Washing/ Footloose/Cavaliers- Country 15
Tapestry / The Maze/ Snowball Slalom medleyQuarter Short Square