Dances I Have Written


All the dances I have written are listed below together with if/where they are published and their suitability for different audiences.

 

I have two books of dances published.  In due course they will be available for sale directly from this website.  Currently they are available at $8 each from the Country Dance and Song Society (CDSS) Store.  They are:

Country Bumpkin & Other English Country Dances

28 new English dances of diverse formations, including 7 mixers by Michael Barraclough

Rhonda's Romance & Other Modern Contra Dances

21 new Contras, 1 Triplet, 1 Circle Mixer, and 2 Mescolanzes by Michael Barraclough

 

  Contra Ceilidh USA ECD UK Club ONS Family Published
2 MANY LIES x           here
35 4 THE ROSENS x           RR
4 MORE YEARS x           here
5 LEAF CLOVER x     x x   here
ABBEY, THE x x         RR
ADDINGTON TUNNEL DANCE   x   x x   CB
ALL THE EIGHTS x     x     RR
AVON TYRELL #2 x     x      
BARBARA WOODHOUSE REEL x     x     CB
BEBBINGTON BELLE   x   x     CB
BLUE KNICKERS   x     x   CB
BOB x           RR
BOB'S BIRTHDAY x x   x x   RR
CALIFORNIA TWIRLITZER, THE x           RR
CONTRA SONIC x           here
COUNTRY BUMPKIN, THE   x x x x   CB
DES PLAINES REEL x           RR
DICK SQUIRE'S JIG   x         CB
DIRECTOR, THE     x x      
EZPZ x     x      
EZPZ2 x     x      
FADED HOPES     x x      
FARNWORTH FLING       x     CB
FLIGHT TO FREEDOM         x x here 
FOR HE'S A JOLLY GOOD FELLOW x     x      
GATE TO THE GRAVEYARD IS ONE WAY ONLY, THE x           RR
GREEN STOCKINGS   x x x x   CB
GYPSY AROUND x           RR
HAYSTACK ROUNDABOUT   x     x   CB
HEDGEHOG HELPER x     x     here
HUGGERS WALTZ         x    
HUNTERS HOEDOWN         x x  
HYPER-INFLATION REEL x     x      
INSTITUTE, THE   x x x    

CB, here

INSTITUTU   X X X     here
JUMP FOR JOY       x x   CB
JUNE APPLE x     x     here
KENT SHORT DANCE   x   x x x CB
KEYMER CLOMP       x     CB
KNITTING DANCE, THE   x   x x   CB
LEAH'S WALTZ #2     x x      
LOSING WEIGHT x     x     RR
LOVE SHACK, THE x           here
MICHAEL LEFT HIS BRAIN IN BED x     x     RR
MICHAEL'S TRIPLET #1 x           RR
MORTAL WOMBAT x           RR
NIGHTDRESS, THE         x x CB
NOT GODFREY'S GALOP   x x x x   CB
OLD BRUN'S BARN DANCE         x   CB
OVER THE TOP SQUARE         x   CB
PAULA'S PIT STOP x           RR
PEEPING TOM THE NEW WAY   x   x x   CB
PETAL, THE   x x x     CB
PLAZA REEL   x   x     CB
PORTSMOUTH REVIEW   x   x x    
POTLUCK #2 x            
PYEWACKETT GALOP   x     x x CB
RED ADMIRAL   x     x x CB
RHONDA'S RESOLUTION x   x x     CB, RR
RHONDA'S ROMANCE x     x     RR
RHONDA'S ON THE RAZZLE x           RR
RHONDA'S RETURNING x           RR
RHONDA'S RICHES x           RR
RUGGETS ROUNDABOUT         x x  
SELSDON PARK   x   x x   CB
SHEILA'S ON THE FIDDLE     x x     CB
SMOOTH RIDE x            
STAR CHAIN x     x      
STOLEN FROM ERIK x           RR
STOPPING BY WOODS #2 x            
STUDIO PLUS x           RR
SUMMER OF 96.5 x            
SUMMER STORM x            
SYLVIA'S SAUNTER   x     x   CB
TRIP TO FLORENCE     x x     here
URSA MAJOR     x x      
WAITING FOR THE VISA x     x     RR
WHITBY CHAINS x x         CB, RR
ZAG ZIG WHIRL x           RR

 

 

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