Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Red Poppy Video

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The Red Poppy - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of The Red Poppy - South Western Scottish, Team Taw, 2018.

Video Notes
South Western Scottish is a project-based team of 20 dancers from the south west region of England.
This performance is dedicated as a contribution from Scottish country dancers to the commemorations marking the Armistice Day Centenary on Remembrance Day 2018 and to honour the dance devisor, Stanley Wilkie (1927-2017) of RSCDS Edinburgh.
Music by Chris and Julie Dewhurst and Arranged by Chris Dewhurst.
It is a medley of tunes by James Scott Skinner comprising 64 bars of strathspey, 'The Iron Man' and 'Castle Spynie', and a 64 bar reel, 'The Queen's welcome to Invercauld'.
It will be included on a CD called 'Short and Sweet' to be recorded in 2019 by Chris Dewhurst and his band.
Dance Teacher Anita Wilson (RSCDS)

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