Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Brudenell Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BRUDENELL JIG (J8x32) 2C (4C set) Brenda Burnell Leeds Anniversary Book

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round and back
9-16 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s
17-24 1s lead down for 2 bars, turn RH, lead up and cast to 2nd places
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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Also see the dance New Brudenell Jig also by Brenda Burnell.

This dance, The Brudenell Jig is named after the Brudenell Evening Institute, Leeds, UK.

The deviser's husband taught Scottish Country Dancing at the Brudenell Evening Institute, and eventually became head of the Brudenell Evening Centre.

The deviser, Brenda Burnell, has done much to encourage children to take up Scottish country dancing.

Rosedale School Children Dancing
Rosedale School Children Dancing
Dance Class At The School Located At 4575 Rosedale, Mariette Avenue In Montreal c. 1943

Image copyright Conrad Poirier [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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