CAMDEN  HORNPIPE  SET
             2008   Larry E. Taylor

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    This is NOT a traditional set from Ireland.  The set was composed in 1993; documentation
              here has been adapted from a posting at www.setdanceteacher.co.uk. 
    Gents dance forward on the left foot and ladies begin forward on the right foot.
    Bar counts for dance patterns are shown in bold.
    The total bar count for each Figure includes an eight-bar introduction of music.
    Swing in ceili hold.
    Abbreviations are used in a version recorded below.
    Edition of May 1, 2008 Contact larryetaylor@hotmail.com 
    FIGURE 1 -- HORNPIPES (136 BARS)    TURN THE LADIES
Dance an ordinary hornpipe step (lift-2-3-4).
QUARTERHOUSE
All couples: take waltz hold and dance in-place2; double to the next position on the right2;
          repeat the preceding four bars to home12;
HOUSELINES ADVANCE AND RETIREDANCE WITH DIFFERENT PARTNER
Top couples: REPEAT  "MARKER" house around each other in waltz hold6; partners separate and dance into lines
          with the closest side couple2;
All couples: join hands and the lines advance and retire twice8
          gents turn to face the lady on the left keeping her right hand in his left.hand;
          ladies dance three turns clockwise under gents' left arms while the gents
          dance in place6; original couples re-form at home with the ladies turning
          under the gent's right arm into a right-shoulder hold (sweetheart hold)2;
LEAD AROUND/TURN LADY UNDERHOUSE
lead around anticlockwise three-quarters6; gents turn the ladies once anticlockwise
          under the right arm to-place at home into waltz hold2;
full house in waltz hold8.
Side couples: repeat from   REPEAT  "MARKER"   40.
All couples: quarterhouse as above (double to each position on the right)16.
    FIGURE 2 -- HORNPIPES (152 BARS)    THE BARN DANCE
Dance an ordinary hornpipe step (lift-2-3-4).
All couples: quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16;
full house in waltz hold8;
BARN DANCE
taking waist hold, couples face center and dance in 2, 3, heel touch (gents’ right,
          ladies’ left) and back 2, stamp; separate and dance a three-quarter turn
          (gents anticlockwise, ladies clockwise) in two bars heel 1, 2, 3, clap,
          and 1, 2, 3 and end facing each other4; take waltz hold and couples dance
          two steps in-place then double into the next place on their the right4;
          repeat the preceding eight-bar pattern to each place and to home24.
HOUSEQUARTERHOUSEHOUSE
full house in waltz hold8;
quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16;
full house in waltz hold8;
BARN DANCEHOUSEQUARTERHOUSE
repeat the barn dance above32;
full house in waltz hold8;
quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16.
    FIGURE 3 -- HORNPIPES (120 BARS)   THE CONTRAFLOW
Dance an ordinary hornpipe step (lift-2-3-4).
All couples: quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16;
full house in waltz hold8;
CONTRAFLOW (A CELIBATE CHAINNO TOUCHES)
individuals dance half-way around the set (gents anticlockwise on the inside
          and ladies clockwise)4; original partners swing in ceili hold4; individuals
          dance in the same direction back to home but with gents on the outside
          and ladies on the inside4; original partners swing in ceili hold4;
LEAD AROUNDQUARTERHOUSEHOUSE
lead around anticlockwise three-quarters6; gents turn the ladies once anticlockwise
          under the right arm to-place at home into waltz hold2;
quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16;
full house in waltz hold8;
CONTRAFLOWLEAD AROUNDQUARTERHOUSE
repeat the contraflow above16;
lead around anticlockwise three-quarters6; gents turn the ladies once anticlockwise
          under the right arm to-place at home into waltz hold2;
quarterhouse as in Figure One (double to each position on the right)16.
    FIGURE 4 -- POLKAS (128 BARS)   DOUBLE-DIAMOND
Dance an ordinary polka step (down-2-3).
LEAD AROUNDDANCE AT HOMESWING
All couples: lead around anticlockwise in sweetheart hold8;
dance at home in waltz hold (two revolutions)8;
swing in ceili hold8;
DOUBLE-DIAMOND (CROSSOVERs)
REPEAT  "MARKER" take crossed hands and top couples dance to face the couple on their left
          (visit -- begin a clockwise crossover) while side couples dance in-place
          (no turns while dancing in-place)2; all couples dance in-place facing each
          other (still holding hands)2;   top couples dance backward into opposite
          while sides dance in-place2; tops then dance in-place while sides dance
          to face (visit) the couple on their left2; all couples dance in-place2;
          side couples dance backward into opposite while top couples dance in-place2;
          tops then dance to face the couple on their left while sides dance in-place2;
          all couples dance in-place2; tops then reverse into their own places while
          sides dance in-place2; tops dance in-place while sides dance to face the
          couple on their left2; all couples dance in-place2; sides reverse to-place
          while tops dance in-place2;
lead around anticlockwise in sweetheart hold8;
dance at home in waltz hold (two revolutions)8;
swing in ceili hold8;
repeat from   REPEAT  "MARKER"   with side couples leading (that is, visit first)48.

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CAMDEN   HORNPIPE
F1  HORNPIPES 136 bars

ALL:  DBLQH16 (IP2, DBL NEXT R POS2TO HO12)   FH8

REPEAT  "MARKER"TT: HSE EA OTH6  SPLIT TO SS2
LNs:  A&RnSIDEHs8  Gs FACE LEFT L, KEEPING RnL
ALL:  UTF 3 CW UND Gs’ L  AS Gs DIP6  TO PL, TLU TO SWH2
  LASWH    6     TLU ACW TO W2   FH8
SS:  RPT FR REPEAT  "MARKER"    40               ALL:  DBLQH16
F2  HORNPIPES 152 bars
ALL: DBLQH16   AS IN F1  FH8
BARN DANCE32: OW IN, 2 3, HEELTCH (Gs R, Ls L) OUT, 2,
STAMP;  SEPARATE FOR TRN (Gs ACW, Ls CW) IN 2 BARS
    w/1,2,3,CLAP & 1,2,STAMP COUNT, END PARTs FACING4;
    IPW2, DBL NEXT R2  THUS TO HO24

FH8   DBLQH16 FH8   BARN DANCE32

FH8   DBLQH16
F3  HORNPIPES 120 bars
ALL:   REPEAT  "MARKER"DBLQH16   AS IN F1  FH8
CONTRAFLOW:  Celibate Chain TO OPP (Gs ACW ON
  INSIDE)4    SWGC4
C Chain TO HO (Gs ACW ON OUTSIDE)4    SWGC4
LAXH6  TLU2
RPT FR  REPEAT  "MARKER"    48               ALL:   DBLQH16
F4  POLKAS 128 bars
REPEAT  "MARKER" LASWH8  D@H8  SWGC8
DOUBLE-DIAMOND ( VISIT AS ALL DANCEXH)24:
   TT VISIT L PR  AS  SS DIP2    ALL DIP2
   TT VISIT BKWD TO OPP  AS  SS DIP2
   TT DIP  AS  SS VISIT L PR2   ALL DIP2
   SS VISIT BKWD TO OPP  AS  TT DIP2
   TT VISIT NEXT L PR AS SS DIP2    ALL DIP2
  TT VISIT BKWD TO HO AS SS DIP2
   SS VISIT NEXT L PR  AS  TT DIP2   ALL DIP2
   SS VISIT BKWD TO HO  AS  TT DIP2
SS:   RPT FR  REPEAT  "MARKER"   (i. e., SS VISIT FIRST)48
ALL:   LASWH8  D@H8   SWGC8

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