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DoM = Dance of the Month
September 4, 2019
Dance Leaders: Barbara Finney, Linda Nelson, Tom Roby, Christine Robb, Rich Jackson
Opening party with music by Emily O'Brien and Jacqueline Schwab
Barbara:
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
The Gypsy Round - Ease and Elegance
Bonnets So Blue - Community Dances Manual
Linda:
Autumn Gifts - Impropriety V
Bloomsberry Market - The Playford Assembly
Elverton Grove - The Playford Assembly
Tom:
Joint Effort - Impropriety II
Creampot - Johnson Vol.6 1751 (A. Shaw interp)
Alterations - The Playford Assembly
Christine:
Midwinter Maggot - A Group of Calculated Figures
Shawberry Delight - by Christine Robb, cds-boston.org
Blythe Company - Impropriety V

Rich:
Revelations - by Jenna Simpson
The Potter's Wheel - Impropriety III
September 11, 2019
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Linda Nelson
Music: Kate Barnes, Dave Langford, and Jacqueline Schwab
Christine:
The New Long Room at Scarborough - Johnson Vol.4 1748 (A. Shaw interp)
Mulberry Garden - The Playford Assembly
The Merry Andrew - Maggot Pie
The Great Turk - Another Look at Playford
Bristol Cross - Wright 1740 (A. Shaw interp)
Hit or Misse - Dancing Master 1651 (A. Shaw interp) (modified)
Michedonia - by Dan Blim
Linda:
Honeysuckle Cottage - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
Bury Fair - The Playford Assembly
Mr Isaac's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Bluebonnets - The Goldcrest Collection
Hackney Minuet - Walsh 1735 (A. Shaw interp)
The Collier's Daughter - The Playford Assembly
The Flying Sorceress - by Kalia Kliban
Smithy Hill - Hunter's Moon
September 18, 2019
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Christine Robb
Music: Dave Langford and Jacqueline Schwab
Linda:
Faithless Nancy Dawson - Everyday Dances
Irish Lamentation - The Playford Assembly
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
Morecambe Bay - Pat Shaw 2
Christine:
Swab the Decks - colonialdance.com.au (H. Clarke interp)
Mill Hill - by Nigel Barrell
Rock the Boat - Impropriety III
Evans's Delight - The She Favourite
Heyloft - by Alan Winston
Ebb and Flow - by Robin Burke
The King's Penny - Maggot Pie
Sapphire Sea - by Christine Robb, cds-boston.org
September 25, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Tom Roby
Music: Mary Lea, Catherine Miller, and Jacqueline Schwab
Miriam:
Fourpence Ha'Penny Farthing - Sharp 6
Easter Morn - CDSS News #121
Ashford Anniversary - More of the Same
Michael and All Angels - Potter's Porch
Rain on the Roof - Impropriety IV
Orleans Baffled - The Playford Ball
Mendocino Redwood - CDSS News Summer 2009
Leah's Waltz - Ease and Elegance
Tom:
Bristol Cross - Wright 1740 (A. Shaw interp)
Creampot - Johnson Vol.6 1751 (A. Shaw interp)
Bishop of Chester's Jigg - Dancing Master 1696 (A. Shaw interp)
The Night Crossing - by Colin Hume, colinhume.com
Well Done Jack - The Playford Assembly
Fair and Softly - The Playford Assembly
Lilliburlero - The Playford Ball
October 2, 2019
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Miriam Newman
Music: Mary Lea, Cecile Leroy, and Jacqueline Schwab
Tom:
Tambourine Dance - The Playford Assembly
The Humours of Dublin - The Playford Assembly
Hole in the Wall - The Playford Ball
Kelsterne Gardens - The Playford Ball
Apollo's Hunt - Even Odder Calculated Figures
An Early Frost - Belgian Boutades
Pine in the Path (DoM) - by Scott Higgs
Miriam:
Minnows - by Melissa Running
Hudson Barn - Hudson Barn II
Brittain's Glory - Walsh 1715 (A. Shaw interp)
Puck's Deceit - Impropriety I
Turn of the Tide - Dances from Barnes Two
Softly Good Tummas - The Playford Assembly
October 9, 2019
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Barbara Finney
Music: Dave Langford, Jean Monroe, and Bruce Randall
Linda:
Jack's Maggot - The Playford Ball
Geud Man of Ballangigh - The Playford Ball
A Trip to Tunbridge - The Playford Ball
The Lover's Knot - Gems
Maiden Lane - The Playford Assembly
Alice - Antwerp Antics
Spanish Jigg - The Playford Assembly
Hambleton's Round O - The Playford Ball
Barbara:
Juice of Barley - The Playford Ball
Rose of Sharon - Potters' Porch
Mile of Smiles - The Goldcrest Collection
Pine in the Path (DoM) - by Scott Higgs
Linda's Wedding - Legacy
Sun Assembly - The Playford Ball
October 16, 2019
Dance Leaders: Rich Jackson, Barbara Finney
Music: Earl Gaddis, Cecile Leroy, and Jacqueline Schwab
Rich:
Indian Queen - The Playford Ball
The Pursuit - The Playford Assembly
Yellow Stockings - Neal/The Playford Assembly
Bonny Cuckoo - Legacy
Look Both Ways - Hudson Barn II
Jack's Health - The Playford Ball
Smithy Hill - Hunter's Moon
Barbara:
Nottingham Swing - Community Dances Manual
The Minor Spaniard - Dances from Barnes Two
The Gay Young Squire - The She Favourite
Pine in the Path (DoM) - by Scott Higgs
Safe Haven - Celebrations
Key to the Cellar - Dances from Barnes Two
Lilli Burlero - The Playford Ball
October 23, 2019
Dance Leaders: Christine Robb, Tom Roby
Music: Bare Necessities
Christine:
Long Odds - The Playford Assembly
Take A Dance - The Playford Assembly
A Moveable Feast - by Susan Kevra
Muriel's Measure - Dances With a Difference 4
Hudson Barn - Hudson Barn II
The Return of Spring - by Monica Cellio
Companions - CDSS News #183
Tom:
The Play's the Thing - Impropriety II
Bare Necessities - Pat Shaw
Scotch Morris - The Playford Assembly
Pine in the Path (DoM) - by Scott Higgs
Fair and Softly - The Playford Assembly
Apollo's Hunt - Even Odder Calculated Figures
Jack's Health - The Playford Ball
October 30, 2019
Dance Leaders: Linda Nelson, Miriam Newman
Music: Dave Langford and Jacqueline Schwab
Linda:
The Midnight Ramble - The Playford Assembly
Indian Summer - by Elizabeth Goossen
Black Nag - The Playford Ball
Autumn in Amherst - Antwerp Antics
The Fuerst Maggot - by Don Theyken
Red and All Red - The Playford Assembly
Round About Our Coal Fire - The Playford Assembly (Schwab/Boston variation)
Miriam:
Pine in the Path (DoM) - by Scott Higgs
November 6, 2019
Dance Leaders: Miriam Newman, Linda Nelson
Music: Karen Axelrod, Dave Langford, and Eric Martin
Miriam:
Linda:
Randolph Farewell - Fringe Benefits
Elverton Grove - The Playford Assembly
The Night Cap (DoM) - Maggot Pie
Fenterlarick - Legacy
Eastbourne Rover - by Kevin Prigmore
Moonflower - by Susan Kevra
Emperor of the Moon - The Playford Assembly
November 13, 2019
Dance Leaders: Tom Roby, Rich Jackson
Music: Karen Axelrod and Rachel Bell
Tom:
The Farmer's Joy - The Goldcrest Collection
The Dancing Wife - Additional Calculated Figures
Turning By Threes - A Finite Set of Calculated Figures
Ransom Note - by Susan Kevra
Bloomsberry Market - The Playford Assembly
A Trip To Kilburn - The Playford Assembly
The Eclipse - by Susan Kevra
Rich:
The Night Cap (DoM) - Maggot Pie