Traditions and the dances we do
(or at least have done but can't do now without a lot of practice)

See also the page with the music for these dances.
See also the videos of various dances here!



Beaux of London City (listen to 1, 2), Black Joke, Blue Bells of Scotland, (The Buffoon), Constant Billy (listen to 1, 2, 3), Lads a' Bunchun (listen to), (Roast Beef of Old England, listen to), Shepherd's Hey (listen to 1, 2), Sweet Jenny Jones (video, listen to).

Bampton (& old Chipping Campden/Poileston style)
Banbury Bill (listen to), Bonny Green Garters (video, listen to pt 1 & pt 2), Flowers of Edinburgh (video), Highland Mary (listen to), Jenny Lind (listen to 1, 2), Maid of the Mill (listen to), (Rose Tree), Step and Fetch Her (video, listen to 1, 2, 3, 4), Webley Twizzle (video)
Jigs - Nutting Girl (listen to), Princess Royal (listen to)

Black Joke?, (The Bridge, The Gallant Hussar), Morning Star (listen to), Three Musketeers (video, listen to 1, 2, 3), (Trunkles), William and Nancy (listen to 1, 2), Young Collins (listen to).

Bromsberrow Heath
The Three Handed Reel

Blue Eyed Stranger (video, listen to 1, 2 ), Queen's Delight (video 1, video 2, video 3, video 4, listen to 1, 2), Nine Men's (video)

Nutting Girl (video, listen to), (Old Taylor (listen to), Lollipop Man - listen to 1, 2)

Balance the Straw, Step Back, Waltzing Matilda (video)

Bean-setting, Constant Billy (listen to), Rigs o'Marlow (listen to), (Rodney, 29th of May - listen to 1, 2)
Jig - Fool's Jig (Bacon says it's Bampton) listen to

Old Woman Tossed Up in a Blanket (listen to 1, 2)

Ring O’Bells (video, listen to), Vandals of Hammerwich

Monk's March (listen to 1, 2, 3), (Cuckoo's Nest - listen to, Orange In Bloom (listen to 1, 2) and a few others I can't remember)

Unknown/can't remember
The Idiot (how appropriate)

Upton stick dance (video 1, video 2, listen to 1, 2, 3)

Processional (video 1, video 2, listen to)


Shropshire Bedlams
 Morning Star (video)

(one other one=?)


Abbots Bromley Horn Dance (listen to)