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DoM = Dance of the Month
September 5, 2018
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Rich Jackson, Tom Roby, Christine Robb
Opening party with music by Mary Lea and Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Take a Dance - The Playford Assembly
The Dancing Wife - Additional Calculated Figures
Kneeland Romp - Calculated Figures
Trip to Provence - by Susan Kevra
Rich:
Impropriety - Impropriety I
When Laura Smiles - CDSS News Jan/Feb 2002
Shrewsbury Lasses - The Playford Ball
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
Tom:
Better Day Better Deed - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Whiskey Before Dinner - Odd Calculated Figures
Tom:
Old Noll's Jig - Sharp 6
Vain Belinda - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw

Christine:
The Fumbler - Wrights' Humours 2
Mendocino Redwood - by Devlin, Fraley, and Zekley
Muriel's Measure - Dances With a Difference 4
Jack's Health - The Playford Ball
September 12, 2018
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Rich Jackson
Music: Kate Barnes, lydia ievins, and Anna Patton
Christine:
Success to the Fleet - Contra Dances from New Hampshire 1783
Orange Nan - The She Favourite
Goodwin's Maggot - 24 Country Dances (Van Cleef)
Freeford Gardens - Not Quite Playford
All Who Wander - Impropriety IV
Evans's Delight - The She Favourite
Michedonia - by Dan Blim
Rich:
Harlequin in the Mud - Elephants Stairs
The Lover's Knot - Gems
Elizabeth - DWAD4
Nonesuch - The Playford Ball
Well Hall - The Playford Ball
Trip To Tunbridge - The Playford Ball
Cadgers' Caper - Sum Further Calculated Figures
September 19, 2018
Dance Leader: Linda Nelson
Music: Dave Langford, Jean Monroe, and Emily O'Brien
Faithless Nancy Dawson - Everyday Dances
Marina - larkcamp.com/callers/marinabeth.html
Eastbourne Rover - by Kevin Prigmore
The Dressed Ship - The Playford Ball
The Fuerst Maggot - by Don Theyken
Leaving of Liverpool - Ring O'Bells Barn Dance
Wa' Is Me, What Mun I Do - The Playford Assembly
Jack's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Morecambe Bay - Pat Shaw 2
Sapphire Sea - by Christine Robb
The Female Saylor - The Playford Ball
The Flying Sorceress - by Kalia Kliban
The Goose and Gridiron - Come Let's Be Merry
Full Fathom Five - by Fae Fuerst
Love, Port and Sherry - CDSS news #153
Cockle Shells - The Playford Assembly
Dublin Bay - The Playford Ball
September 26, 2018
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Christine Robb
Music: Kate Barnes, Mary Lea, Jacqueline Schwab
Rich:
1A - Impropriety IV
Childgrove - The Playford Ball
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Nonesuch - The Playford Ball
To Dance Divine - Impropriety IV
The Physical Snob - Fallibroome
Christine:
The Pugilist - Roles
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
Woodstock Park - Mr. Kynaston's Famous Dance
Hoffedd Miss Hughes - 20th Century Dances
St. John's Meeting House - Nearer & Farther
The Potter's Wheel - Impropriety III
Old Wife Behind the Fire - Neal
Easter Morn - CDSS News 121: Nov/Dec 1994
October 3, 2018
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Linda Nelson
Music: Marnen Laibow-Koser, Mary Lea, and Emily O'Brien
Christine:
Mr. Ganiford's Delight - Not Quite Gold
The New Long Room at Scarborough - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Shawberry Delight - by Christine Robb
After Dinner Maggot - Prime Calculated Figures
The Great Turk - Another Look at Playford
The Peridot Ring - by Susan Kevra
Yellow Stockings - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Linda:
The Cotery - The Richmond Assemblies
Moonflower - by Susan Kevra
Mr Beveridge's Maggot (DoM) - The Playford Ball
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
Bloomsberry Market - The Playford Assembly
Lady Mouse - by Corinne Holroyd
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
October 10, 2018
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Barbara Finney
Music: Kate Barnes, Earl Gaddis, and Mary Lea
Linda:
The Spaniard - The Playford Assembly
Elverton Grove - The Playford Assembly
Come Let's Be Merry - The Playford Assembly
Minnows - by Melissa Running
Six for the Six Proud Walkers - Ease and Elegance
The Prince of Westborough - CDSS News Fall 2009
Maiden Lane - The Playford Assembly
The Lover's Knot - Gems
Barbara:
The Archbishop - Potters' Porch
Jack's Health - The Playford Assembly
Mr Beveridge's Maggot (DoM) - The Playford Ball
Whirligigs' Last Bow - Pat Shaw 3
Safe Haven - Celebrations
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
October 17, 2018
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Rich Jackson
Music: Emily O'Brien, Jacqueline Schwab
Tom:
Ransom Note - by Susan Kevra
Parson Upon Dorothy - interp. by P. Callens
The New Long Room at Scarborough - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Braes of Dornoch - The Playford Assembly
Far Away - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
The Jolly Company - Elephants Stairs
Apollo and Daphne - Elephants Stairs
Rich:
Mr Beveridge's Maggot (DoM) - The Playford Ball
Ramblin' Rosie - Odd Calculated Figures
The Longest Night - Impropriety V
A Gigue for Genny - Legacy
Fair and Softly - The Playford Assembly
Barbarini's Tambourine - The Playford Assembly
October 24, 2018
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Tom Roby
Music: Marnen Laibow-Koser, Emily O'Brien, and Vince O'Donnell
Rich:
Knole Park - The Playford Ball
Easter Morn - CDSS News #121
Maiden Lane - The Playford Assembly
Blythe Company - Impropriety V
Softly Good Tummas - The Playford Assembly
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Kelsterne Gardens - The Playford Ball
Tom:
The Irish Howle - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Mr. Beveridge's Maggot (DoM) - The Playford Ball
Bonny Kate - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Sally in Our Alley - The Playford Assembly
Kendall House - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Peace Be With You - Choice Morsels
October 31, 2018
Dance Leader: Tom Roby
Music: Dave Langford, Jean Monroe, and Emily O'Brien
Saint Albans - Emperor of the Moon
Kill Him with Kindness - The Playford Assembly
Grand Vizier's Flight - Andrew Shaw reconstruction
An Early Frost - Belgian Boutades
The Bishop - The Playford Ball
The Irish Howle - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Lord Frog - Andrew Shaw reconstruction
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
Captain's Maggot - Emperor of the Moon
Old Noll's Jig - Sharp 6
Hackney Minuet - Andrew Shaw reconstruction
King of Poland - The Playford Assembly
Mrs. Savage's Whim - The Playford Assembly
Michael and All Angels - Potters' Porch
Emperor of the Moon - The Playford Assembly
November 7, 2018
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Barbara Finney
Music: Kate Barnes, Mary Lea
Linda:
Auretti's Dutch Skipper - The Playford Ball
Knives and Forks - Neal/The Playford Assembly
The Physical Snob - The Playford Assembly
Sun Assembly - The Playford Ball
Scotch Cap - The Playford Ball
Astoria Lass - Potter's Porch
Hazelfern Place - Impropriety II
Moonflower - by Susan Kevra
Barbara:
The Phoenix Rejuvenated (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
To Dance Divine - Impropriety IV
A Trip to Amsterdam - Continental Capers
Bloomsberry Market - The Playford Assembly
An Early Frost - Belgian Boutades
Juice of Barley - The Playford Ball
The Bishop - The Playford Ball
November 14, 2018
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Linda Nelson
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Tom:
Midnight Ramble - The Playford Assembly
Mulberry Garden - The Playford Assembly
Fop's Fancy - The She Favourite
Astonished Archaeologist - Continental Capers
The Longest Night - Impropriety V
The Jolly Company - Elephants Stairs
Black and Gray - Farnicle Huggy
Linda:
The Phoenix Rejuvenated (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
Trip to Provence - by Susan Kevra
The King of Poland - The Playford Assembly
Sams Maggot - Elephants Stairs
Elverton Grove - The Playford Assembly
Trip to Greene - Additional Calculated Figures
Sion House - The Playford Assembly
Barbarini's Tambourine - The Playford Assembly
November 21, 2018
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Rich Jackson
Music: Kate Barnes, Mary Lea, and Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Freeford Gardens - Not Quite Playford
Safe Haven - Celebrations
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
Young Phillis of Wakefield - Elephants Stairs
Picking Up Sticks - The Playford Ball
Sunlight through Draperies - CDSS News #177
A Trip to Kilburn - The Playford Assembly
Rich:
The Phoenix Rejuvenated (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
The Maid's Last Wish - The Playford Assembly
Easter Thursday - The Playford Assembly
The Highlander's Humour - Farnicle Huggy
Night Watch - CDSS News Summer 2012
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
November 28, 2018
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Barbara Finney
Music: Earl Gaddis, Marnen Laibow-Koser, and Bruce Randall
Christine:
The Minor Spaniard - Dances from Barnes Two
In the Bleak Midwinter - CDSS News 134 Jan/Feb 1997
Shawberry Delight - by Christine Robb
The Sword Dance: Or, Strum - Another Look at Playford
A Retiring Fellow - Multiple Calculated Figures
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Pool's Hole - interp. by C. Robb
Barbara:
The Phoenix Rejuvenated (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
Impropriety - Impropriety I
To Dance Divine Impropriety IV
Prince William - The Playford Ball
Look Both Ways - Hudson Barn II
Saint Margaret's Hill - The Playford Ball
Leather Lake House - The Playford Assembly
December 5, 2018
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Linda Nelson
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Christine:
A Trip to Woodstock - CDSS News #163
Cheshire Rounds - The Playford Assembly
Rufty Tufty - The Playford Ball
The Collier's Daughter - The Playford Assembly
The Bemused Benthologist - Impropriety III
The Jolly Company - Elephants Stairs
Easter Morn - CDSS News 121: Nov/Dec 1994
A Child's Christmas in Berkeley - by Sharon Green
Linda:
Bartlett House (DoM) - The Playford Assembly
When Laura Smiles - Celebrations
Round About Our Coal Fire - The Playford Assembly (Schwab/Boston variation)
Sams Maggot - Elephants Stairs
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
The Fandango - The Playford Ball
Noisette - Seasons of Invention
December 12, 2018
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Christine Robb
Music: Kate Barnes, Mary Lea, and Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
St Katherine's - Neal
Hole in the Wall - The Playford Ball
Pat's Tradition - Dutch Crossing
Mad Robin - The Playford Ball
Gold for the Mahieus - Continental Capers
Alex and Charles - by Victor Skowronski
Corn Rigs - Community Dances Manual
Christine:
Bartlett House (DoM) - The Playford Assembly
Black and Grey - Farnicle Huggy
Pluck Me a Fig - by Anna Rain
Merrily on High - by Sharon Green
Willy Nilly - Dances from Barnes Two
Christina - The Stafford Ruby Collection
Old Wife Behind the Fire - Neal
December 19, 2018
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Tom Roby
Music: Marnen Laibow-Koser, Vince O'Donnell, and Bruce Randall
Linda:
Jack's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Female Saylor - The Playford Ball
Come Let's Be Merry - The Playford Assembly
In the Fields In Frost and Snow - The Playford Assembly
Winter in Brasstown - Seasons of Invention
Evergreen II - Celebrations
Winter Solstice - Further Flights of Fancy
The Homecoming - Multiple Calculated Figures
Tom:
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
New Year's Day in the Morning - The Playford Assembly
The Longest Night - Impropriety V
In the Bleak Midwinter - CDSS News 134 Jan/Feb 1997
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Peace Be With You - Choice Morsels
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
December 26, 2018
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Barbara Finney
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Rich:
Take a Dance - The Playford Assembly
Alex and Charles - by Victor Skowronski
The Dancing Wife - Additional Calculated Figures
Ashford Anniversary - More of the Same
Smithy Hill - Hunter's Moon
A Trip to Paris - The Playford Ball
On The Midway - Impropriety V
Barbara:
Female Saylor - The Playford Ball
Nottingham Swing - Community Dances Manual
Bartlett House (DoM) - Bray
Round About our Coal Fire - The Playford Assembly (Schwab/Boston variation)
Waterfall Waltz - Pat Shaw 3
A Trip to Orpington - Pat Shaw 3
Key to the Cellar - From Barnes Two
January 2, 2019
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Rich Jackson
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Mount Hills - The Playford Assembly
Elephants Stairs - Elephants Stairs
Scotch Cap - The Playford Ball
Gene's Gambol - Celebrations
Well Hall - The Playford Ball
Fostering Traditions - A Group of Calculated Figures
The Chocolate Equation - Impropriety III
Rich:
King's Maggot (DoM) - Elephants Stairs
The Pursuit - The Playford Assembly
Fenterlarick - Legacy
The Fandango - The Playford Ball
Sapphire Sea - by Christine Robb
Elizabeth - DWAD4
Hambleton's Round O - The Playford Ball
January 9, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Christine Robb
Music: Kate Barnes, Natalie Haas, and Dave Langford
Miriam:
The Minor Spaniard - Dances from Barnes Two
Sun Assembly - The Playford Ball
Dunant House Waltz - colinhume.com
Jack's Health - The Playford Ball
St. Margaret's Hill - The Playford Ball
Jaque Latin - The Playford Assembly
Easter Morn - CDSS News #121
Yellow Stockings - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Christine:
King's Maggot (DoM) - Elephants Stairs
Fiddler's Feat - by Daniel Blim
The Fryer and the Maid - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Wood Duck - Ease and Elegance
Whiskeyjack - by Christine Robb
The Archer - by Anna Rain
January 16, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Barbara Finney
Music: Anna Patton, Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Take a Dance - The Playford Assembly
The Pursuit - The Playford Assembly
The Dusty Miller - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Leather Lake House - The Playford Assembly
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
Alice - Antwerp Antics
Picking Up Sticks - The Playford Ball
Barbara:
The Gay Young Squire - The She Favourite
Bonnets So Blue - Community Dances Manual
King's Maggot (DoM) - Elephants Stairs
Well Done Jack - The She Favourite
From Aberdeen - The Playford Assembly
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
January 23, 2019
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Barbara Finney
Music: Kate Barnes, Natalie Haas, and Jacqueline Schwab
Tom:
The Bashful Swain - New Series
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
Easter Thursday - The Playford Assembly
Braes of Dornoch - The Playford Assembly
Black and Gray - Farnicle Huggy
New Year's Day in the Morning - The Playford Assembly
Fair and Softly - The Playford Assembly
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
Barbara:
King's Maggot (DoM) - Elephants Stairs
Old Noll's Jig - Sharp 6
Mr. Chopin's Waltz - Even Odder Calculated Figures
Red & All Red - The Playford Assembly
Astoria Lass - Potters' Porch
Jack's Health - The Playford Assembly
January 30, 2019
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Tom Roby
Music: Catherine Miller, Jacqueline Schwab
Christine:
St Katherine's - Neal
Blythe Company - Impropriety V
Goodwin's Maggot - 24 Country Dances (Van Cleef)
Waterfall Waltz - Pat Shaw 3
Ramblin' Rosie - Odd Calculated Figures
Donnie's Farewell to London - Pat Shaw 1
The Flight of Bonnie Charlie - by Karen Millyard
Tom:
King's Maggot (DoM) - Elephants Stairs
Fostering Traditions - A Group of Calculated Figures
The Pursuit - The Playford Assembly
Crossing the Tweed - by Philippe Callens
Gene's Gambol - Celebrations
Jumpers Chase - Emperor of the Moon
Whiskey Before Dinner - Odd Calculated Figures
February 6, 2019
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Christine Robb
Music: Kate Barnes, Natalie Haas, and lydia ievins
Tom:
The Minor Spaniard - Dances from Barnes Two
Cockle Shells - The Playford Assembly
De'il take the Warr - The She Favourite
The Collier's Daughter - The Playford Assembly
Alex and Charles - by Victor Skowronski
Love Always - Impropriety V
Kendall House - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Christine:
The Costumer's Delight (DoM) - by Philippe Callens
Epsom New Wells - Farnicle Huggy
The Fuerst Maggot - by Don Theyken
Picking Up Sticks - The Playford Ball
Sun Assembly - The Playford Ball
The Potter's Wheel - Impropriety III
February 13, 2019
Dance Leader: Christine Robb
Music: Kate Barnes, Dave Langford
Love In A Village - Asa Willcox 1793 MS
The Pursuit - The Playford Assembly
Heralds in Love - by Stephen Goldschmidt
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
Sweet Mischief - Impropriety V
Dunant House Waltz - colinhume.com
Love and a Bottle - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Felicity - Colin Hume website
Leslie's Valentine - Dances from Barnes Two
Wooing Mairi - Gems
Love Forever - Asa Willcox 1793 MS
The Flying Sorceress - by Kalia Kliban
Dublin Bay - The Playford Ball
February 20, 2019
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Tom Roby
Music: Kate Barnes, Anna Patton, Jacqueline Schwab
Christine:
Take a Dance - The Playford Assembly
After Dinner Maggot - Prime Calculated Figures
Pat's Tradition - Dutch Crossing
Waterfall Waltz - Pat Shaw 3
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
Hoffedd Miss Hughes - 20th Century Dances
Sleeping in the Attic - Continental Capers
Tom:
Easter Thursday - The Playford Assembly
Alterations - The Playford Assembly
Widows Shall All Have Husbands - Farnicle Huggy
The Costumer's Delight (DoM) - by Philippe Callens
Well Done Jack - The She Favourite
Joint Effort - Impropriety II
Gene's Gambol - Celebrations
February 27, 2019
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Christine Robb
Music: Earl Gaddis, Dave Langford, and Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Juice of Barley - The Playford Ball
St Katherine's - Neal
Hoppicker's Feast - as taught by Roy Dommett
Mr. Isaac's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Willy Nilly - Dances from Barnes Two
The Costumer's Delight (DoM) - by Philippe Callens
Sun Assembly - The Playford Ball
Christine:
Emperor of the Moon - The Playford Assembly
X Ackley - Impropriety II
Winter Memories - DWAD 4
Fenterlarick - Legacy
A Trip to Town-O - Impropriety I
Woodshed - by L.Dyckman, J.Saxe, N.Meyers, A.Winston
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
March 6, 2019
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Rich Jackson
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Linda:
The Spaniard - The Playford Assembly
Six for the Six Proud Walkers - Ease and Elegance
Randolph Farewell - Fringe Benefits
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
The Haymakers - CDSS News #161 (Neal)/The Playford Assembly
Wibsey Roundabout - Sum Further Calculated Figures
Trip to Provence - by Susan Kevra
Rich:
Whirligigs' Last Bow (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
Impropriety - Impropriety I
The Introduction - Fringe Benefits
Highlander's Humour - Farnicle Huggy
Wa' is Me, What Mun I Do - The Playford Assembly
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
March 13, 2019
Dance Leader: Miriam Newman
Music: Anna Patton, Jacqueline Schwab
Female Saylor - The Playford Ball
Sapphire Sea - by Christine Robb
Bonny Cuckoo - Legacy
Juice of Barley - The Playford Ball
Astonished Archaeologist - Continental Capers
Dublin Bay - The Playford Ball
Peace be with You - Choice Morsels
Hambleton's Round O - The Playford Ball
All Saints' Day - Legacy
Whiskey Before Dinner - Odd Calculated Figures
Companions - CDSS News #183
Round About Our Coal Fire - The Playford Ball (Philadelphia variation)
The Bishop - The Playford Ball
Lover's Knot - Gems
Michael and All Angels - Potter's Porch
A Trip to Town-O - Impropriety I
March 20, 2019
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Linda Nelson
Music: Kate Barnes, Catherine Miller
Rich:
Mount Hills - The Playford Assembly
The Spring - Bray
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
Trip To Tunbridge - The Playford Ball
Emperor of the Moon - Emperor of the Moon
Alice - Antwerp Antics
The Corporation - The Playford Ball
Smithy Hill - Hunter's Moon
Linda:
Whirligigs' Last Bow (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
When Laura Smiles - Celebrations, CDSS News Jan/Feb 2002
Up with Aily - The Playford Ball (Sharp)
Eastbourne Rover - www.thomasbending.co.uk
Noisette - Seasons of Invention
The Fandango - The Playford Ball
The Homecoming - Multiple Calculated Figures
March 27, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Rich Jackson
Music: Dave Langford, Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Fourpence Ha'Penny Farthing - Sharp 6
Foxfire - by Steven Sargent
Interruptions - by Miriam Newman
Trip to Paris - The Playford Ball
An Early Frost - Belgian Boutades
Heading for Zero - Dances from Barnes Two
Barbarini's Tambourine - The Playford Assembly
Rich:
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
The Maid's Last Wish - The Playford Assembly
Whirligigs' Last Bow (DoM) - Pat Shaw 3
Far Away - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
Kelsterne Gardens - The Playford Ball
Easter Morn - CDSS News #121
The Potter's Wheel - Impropriety III
April 3, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Rich Jackson
Music: Kate Barnes, Natalie Haas, and Dave Langford
Miriam:
Collier's Daughter - The Playford Assembly
Mr. Hamilton's Inauguration - Goldcrest Collection
Zither Man - Cumbriana
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Lilliburlero - The Playford Ball
Puck's Deceit - Impropriety I
Leah's Waltz - Ease and Elegance
La Gavre - Belgian Boutages
Rich:
Miss De Jersey's Memorial (DoM) - Pat Shaw
On The Midway - Impropriety V
The Corporation - The Playford Ball
Far Away - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
The Lover's Knot - Gems
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
April 10, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Linda Nelson
Music: Kate Barnes, Dave Langford, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Mendocino Redwood - CDSS News Summer 2009
Faithless Nancy Dawson - Everyday Dances
Alice - Antwerp Antics
Shandy Hall - Still Not Quite Playford
Yellow Stockings - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Freeford Gardens - Not Quite Playford
Physical Snob - The Playford Assembly
Graphite - by Melissa Running
Linda:
Morecambe Bay - Pat Shaw 2
Knives and Forks - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Miss de Jersey's Memorial (DoM) - Pat Shaw
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
Scotch Cap - The Playford Ball
Elverton Grove - The Playford Assembly
Moonflower - by Susan Kevra
April 17, 2019
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Linda Nelson
Music: Kate Barnes, Natalie Haas, Catherine Miller, and Jacqueline Schwab
Rich:
Lathrop House - by Gary Roodman, unpublished
Jack's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Harlequin in the Mud - Elephants Stairs
Signs of Spring - by Gary Roodman, unpublished
Red House - The Playford Assembly
Miss de Jersey's Memorial (DoM) - Pat Shaw
Linda:
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
Bury Fair - The Playford Assembly
Minnows - by Melissa Running
Prince William - The Playford Ball
Bar a Bar - Legacy
The Goose and Gridiron - Come Let's Be Merry
The Haymakers - CDSS News #161 (Neal)/The Playford Assembly
Trip to Provence - by Susan Kevra
April 24, 2019
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Rich Jackson
Music: Seven Times Salt (Karen Burciaga, Josh Schreiber Shalem, and Matthew Wright with guests Shelley Otis, and Emily O'Brien)
Barbara:
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
Juice of Barley - The Playford Ball
St. Margaret's Hill - The Playford Ball
Flowers of Edinburgh - Community Dances Manual
De'il Take the Wars (longways) - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
The Archbishop - Potters' Porch
Round About Our Coal Fire - The Playford Assembly (Schwab/Boston variation)
Rich:
Mr Isaac's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
Pinks and Lillies - Fallibroome
Miss de Jersey's Memorial (DoM) - Pat Shaw
Handel With Care - Additional Calculated Figures
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
May 1, 2019
Dance Leader: Nikki Herbst
Music: Anna Patton, Jacqueline Schwab
Mike's Health - by Lynn Jensen
Anna Maria - Ease and Elegance
Dancing in the Springtime - Tom Siess' booklet, 2007
A New Leaf - CDSS News Spring 2018
Three Coney Walk - Elephants Stairs
Whately Barn - Prime Calculated Figures
Belle of the Ball - Dancing Across the Atlantic
The Jockey - Retreads 8
Dance with Me - by Rebekah Valencia
I Often for My Jenny Strove - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Mr. Millstone's Inauguration - CDSS News Summer 2012
Mistwold - Legacy
May 8, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Barbara Finney
Music: Kate Barnes, Dave Langford, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
The Ragg - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Kelsterne Gardens - The Playford Ball
Rain on the Roof - Impropriety IV
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
Rays of Sunshine, Pearls of Wisdom - by Victoria Yeomans
Quaker's Wife - Community Dance Manual
Felicity - Colin Hume website
Softly Good Tummas - The Playford Assembly
Barbara:
Sally in Our Alley - The Playford Assembly
Dunrobin Castle (DoM) - Emperor of the Moon
Mad Robin - The Playford Ball
Dublin Bay - The Playford Ball
Honeysuckle Cottage - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
Red and All Red - The Playford Assembly
Mill Hill - by Nigel Barrell
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
May 15, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Barbara Finney
Music: lydia ievins and Marnen Laibow-Koser
Miriam:
Minor Spaniard - Dances from Barnes II
Sapphire Sea - by Christine Robb
The Fandango - The Playford Ball
Rafe's Waltz - CDSS News #132
Chocolate Equation - Impropriety III
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
Dunrobin Castle (DoM) - Emperor of the Moon
Barbara:
Bonny Grey Ey'd Morn - The Playford Assembly
Mendocino Redwood - CDSS News Summer 2009
Mr. Chopin's Waltz - Even Odder Calculated Figures
Widows Shall All Have Husbands - Farnicle Huggy
Hoppicker's Feast - as taught by Roy Dommett
Mr. Isaacs Maggot - The Playford Ball
Smithy Hill - Hunter's Moon
May 22, 2019
Dance Leader: Robin Hayden
Music: Julie Metcalf, Catherine Miller, and Jean Monroe
The Ragg - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Long Odds - The Playford Assembly
Fast Friends - Even Odder Calculated Figures
Fair and Softly - The Playford Assembly
Mr. Ganiford's Maggot - Not Quite Gold
Good Man of Cambridge - Additional Calculated Figures
Dick's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Ashford Anniversary - More of the Same
Childgrove - The Playford Ball
The Eastbourne Rover - by Kevin Prigmore
Pluck Me a Fig - by Anna Rain
Wa Is Me, What Mun I Do? - The Playford Assembly
Jack's Health - The Playford Ball
May 29, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Tom Roby
Music: Dave Langford, Mary Lea, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Gasconne - Another Look at Playford
Treasure of the Big Woods - Goldcrest Collection
Honeysuckle Cottage - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
Minnows - by Melissa Running
Fast Friends - Even Odder Calculated Figures
Candles in the Dark - Dancing Across the Atlantic
Tom:
The Twenty-ninth of May - Playford with a Difference
The Play's the Thing - Impropriety II
Dunrobin Castle (DoM) - Emperor of the Moon
Flora and Phaon - Elephants Stairs
Chocolate Equation - Impropriety III
The Irish Howle - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Whiskey Before Dinner - Odd Calculated Figures
June 5, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Linda Nelson
Music: Earl Gaddis, Dave Langford, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Fourpence Ha'Penny Farthing - The Playford Ball
Hambleton's Round O - The Playford Ball
Tanya Turns 5-0 - by Jenny Beer
The Introduction - Fringe Benefits
Female Saylor - The Playford Ball
Dunant House Waltz - Colin Hume website
Take a Dance - The Playford Assembly
Linda:
Hackney Minuet - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
Up with Aily - The Playford Ball (Sharp)
Marching to Praetorius - Sum Further Calculated Figures
Stepping Stones - Spoil the Broth
Elverton Grove - Come Let's Be Merry
Moonflower - by Susan Kevra
The Homecoming - Multiple Calculated Figures
June 12, 2019
Dance Leader: Colin Hume
Music: Calliope
Draper's Gardens - The Playford Ball
The Phoenix - The Playford Ball
Calliope - colinhume.com
Song to the Moon - colinhume.com
Pins and Needles - Community Dances Manual
The Bishop - The Playford Ball
Ruth - colinhume.com
Leather Lake House - The Playford Assembly
The Hitchin Diamond - colinhume.com
Alterations - The Playford Assembly
June 19, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Barbara Finney, Rich Jackson, Linda Nelson, Christine Robb
Closing party with music by Kate Barnes, Mary Lea, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Knives and Forkes - The Playford Assembly/Neal
La Gavre - Belgian Boutages
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
Barbara:
Bloomsberry Market - The Playford Assembly
Hazelfern Place - Impropriety II
St. Margaret's Hill - The Playford Ball
Rich:
King of Poland - The Playford Assembly
Bonny Cuckoo - Legacy
Companions - CDSS News #183
Linda:
Fenterlarick - Legacy
The Fandango - The Playford Ball
Bury Fair - The Playford Assembly

Christine:
De'il Take the Wars (longways) - reconstruction by Andrew Shaw
Emperor of the Moon - Emperor of the Moon

 

2019 Wednesday Summer Series
July 10, 2019
David Millstone with Carol Bittenson, Alex Cumming, and Jean Monroe
Blackheath
Come with Voices Singing
Eastbourne Rover
Moonflower
Sharon of the Green
Sams Maggot
Orange Nan
Red House
A New Leaf
Doodling
News from Tripoli
Dolphins in the Sound
Kelsterne Gardens
Peace Be With You
July 17, 2019
Beverly Francis with Dave Langford and Jacqueline Schwab
The Queen's Birthday - Belgian Boutades (Scott Higgs variant)
Jack's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Cottonwood - Impropriety I
Braes of Dornach - The Playford Assembly
Gotham Farewell - by Beverly Francis (unpublished)
Bel Canto - by Susan Kevra (unpublished)
Mr. Isaac's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Whiskey Jack - by Peggy Roe / ECD Sea to Sea
Sion House - The Playford Assembly
A Trip to Town O - Impropriety I
Mylecharane - Fringe Benefits
Sir Watkin's Jigg - The Playford Assembly
Newfound Home - by Sharon Green (greenerywest.net)
July 24, 2019
Marcie Van Cleave with Carol Bittenson, Len Bittenson, and Alex Cumming
The Farmer's Joy
Gower Wassail
Emma Turns Three
Good Man of Cambridge
Well Hall
Chocolate Round O
The Two Cousins
Shrewsbury Lasses
Laura's Waltz
Old Wife Behind the Fire
July 31, 2019
Brad Foster with Jean Monroe and Emily O'Brien
The Bashful Swain - New Series
Heartsease - The Playford Ball
The Monterey Ploughman - by Susan Kevra
Felicity - colinhume.com
Well Done Jack - The Playford Assembly
Kneeland Romp - Calculated Figures
Indian Summer - by Elizabeth Goossen
The Baker's Gift - by Susan Kevra
Whiskey Before Dinner - Odd Calculated Figures
Bel Canto - by Susan Kevra
Leather Lake House - The Playford Assembly
Dunant House Waltz - Dutch Crossing
The Mulberry Garden - The Playford Assembly
An Early Frost - Belgian Boutades
August 7, 2019
Jenny Beer with Haley Hewitt, Michelle O'Connor, and Jacqueline Schwab
Money in Both Pockets - Twenty Four Early American Country Dances
Mistwold - Legacy
Two Rivers - by Jenny Beer
Old Favourite - by Jenny Beer
Bar a Bar - Legacy
Anna Holden Waltz - by John Drewry / Beer
While We Are Together - by Robert Mills
Tanya Turns Five O - by Jenny Beer
Upon a Summer's Day - The Playford Ball
Apley House - The Playford Ball
Sunlight Through Draperies - CDSS News #177
Michedonia - by Dan Blim
August 14, 2019
Sue Rosen with Bruce Rosen, Nora Smith, and Corey Walters
Lass of Richmond Hill
Prince George's Birthday
Domino 5
Sapphire Sea
Heidenroslein
Six for the six proud Walkers
Trip to Tunbridge
Beautyberry
Elizabeth
Jack's Maggot
Wakefield Hunt
Saint Margaret's Hill
Sun Assembly
Alice
Lilli Burlero
August 21, 2019
Martha Griffin with Dave Langford, Jean Monroe, and Michelle O'Connor
Mount Hills
Heather Towers
Treasure of the Big Woods
Siege of Limerick
Bel Canto
The Haymakers
Jovial Beggars
Michael and All Angels
The Astonished Archaeologist
Bellamira
Softly Good Thomas