[SCA-Dance] Article for Dance Musicians

David Learmonth david.a.learmonth at gmail.com
Sat Feb 22 08:36:04 EST 2014

Well, that was fast!  Of course would require some chopping to repeat, but
hey, might be useful still Dafydd?


The Bath
The Country Coll
The Gun
The Saraband
The Spanyard
Tom Tinker

Let's hope this lord does join the SCA in the UK.  :)


On 20 February 2014 17:29, David Learmonth <david.a.learmonth at gmail.com>wrote:

> As a quick followup to my earlier message, when I subscribed to the
> musician's youtube channel, he messaged me, and we got to chatting.  I let
> him know about the SCA.  He is in the UK.
> He also asked about music to record, so I mentioned your list Dafydd.  So
> you may get multiple recordings.  :)  (since our SCAdians are likely to
> work on them too).
> I figure more is better.  Though I did mention to him about some of the
> factors that make them less than optimal for our purposes  (just because he
> asked / admitted they might not be perfect for dancing).  But I said that,
> besides being nice to listen to, they still may end up being useful for
> dancing, especially until we have our own recordings of them.
> (factors I mentioned were:  periodness of arrangement and instruments
> used.  speed of music.  repeat structure.)
> I just wanted to mention this, in case anyone else subscribes and happens
> to get into discussion.  :)
> Darius
> On 20 February 2014 14:10, David Learmonth <david.a.learmonth at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Hey Dafydd,
>> I was just curious to see, at least as a temporary measure, if I might
>> find some recordings on Youtube.  So I searched a bit, and did find
>> something you might find of interest:
>> http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY6dfvc2sgI2D8vBqWA3vULGg7aHe8Pz7
> The Bath
> The Country Coll
> The Gun
> Have at thy Coat, Old Woman
> Irish Trot
> The London Gentlewoman (The Hemp-Dresser)
> The Saraband
> Skellemasago
> The Spanyard
> Tom Tinker

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