500 MOST FREQUENT DANCES

 

  Dance Occurrences
1 Montgomeries Rant 336
2 Pelorus Jack 332
3 Mairi's Wedding 318
4 Minister on the Loch 289
5 Reel of the Royal Scots 284
6 De'il Amang the Tailors 280
7 Maxwell's Rant 247
8 Catch the Wind 232
9 Hooper's Jig 227
10 Reel of the 51st Division 225
11 Joie de Vivre 223
12 Irish Rover 222
13 Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan 222
14 Shiftin' Bobbins 218
15 Wild Geese 215
16 Dream Catcher (The) 209
17 Mrs Stewart's Jig 206
18 Gentleman 204
19 Scott Meikle 198
20 Sugar Candie 190
21 Bees of Maggieknockater 189
22 Neidpath Castle 189
23 Bratach Bana 188
24 MacDonald of the Isles 182
25 Machine Without Horses 178
26 Culla Bay 177
27 Sailor 177
28 Napier's Index 170
29 Jubilee Jig 164
30 Tribute to the Borders 163
31 Quarries' Jig 160
32 Silver Tassie 160
33 Seton's Ceilidh Band 157
34 Follow Me Home 156
35 Miss Gibson's Strathspey 155
36 Polharrow Burn 153
37 Flowers of Edinburgh 151
38 JB Milne 151
39 Robertson Rant 151
40 Duke of Perth 147
41 EH3 7AF 147
42 Gang the Same Gate 147
43 Laird of Milton's Daughter 147
44 Piper and the Penguin 147
45 White Heather Jig 147
46 Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder 144
47 Trip to Bavaria 142
48 Belle of Bon Accord 140
49 Posties Jig 140
50 Wind on Loch Fyne (The) 139
51 General Stuart's Reel 138
52 Cherrybank Gardens 134
53 Highland Rambler 134
54 Miss Milligan's Strathspey 134
55 Jean Martin of Aberdeen 130
56 John of Bon Accord 130
57 Luckenbooth Brooch 129
58 Blooms of Bon Accord 128
59 Best Set in the Hall 123
60 Swiss Lassie 119
61 Chequered Court 117
62 St Andrew's Fair 116
63 Black Mountain Reel 114
64 Duke of Atholl's Reel 114
65 Byron Strathspey 113
66 Gothenburg's Welcome 112
67 Rose of the North 111
68 West's Hornpipe 106
69 Major Ian Stewart 104
70 Australian Ladies (The) 103
71 Sands of Morar 103
72 Capital Jig (A) 102
73 Nurseryman (The) 102
74 Monymusk 100
75 Good Hearted Glasgow 98
76 Cape Town Wedding 97
77 Moray Rant 97
78 Falls of Rogie 96
79 Autumn in Appin 95
80 Jennifer's Jig 95
81 Clutha 94
82 Anniversary Reel 92
83 Fair Donald 90
84 Round Reel of Eight 90
85 Butterscotch and Honey 88
86 Kelloholm Jig 88
87 Peat Fire Flame 86
88 St Columba's Strathspey 86
89 City Of Belfast 84
90 Dancing Master 83
91 Duchess Tree (The) 82
92 Ladies Fancy 82
93 Mrs MacLeod (of Raasay) 82
94 Plantation Reel 80
95 MacLeod's Fancy 79
96 Margaret Parker's Strathspey 79
97 Muirland Willie 79
98 Starry Eyed Lassie 79
99 Garry Strathspey 77
100 Wisp of Thistle 75
101 Bonnie Stronshiray 74
102 Cramond Bridge 74
103 Fisherman's Reel 74
104 Mrs MacPherson of Inveran 74
105 Royal Deeside Railway 73
106 Recumbent Stone 72
107 Kendall's Hornpipe 71
108 Miss Hadden's Reel 71
109 Saltire Society Reel 71
110 Anna Holden's Strathspey 70
111 Cranberry Tart 70
112 Midnight Oil 70
113 Diamond Jubilee 69
114 Father Connelly's Jig 69
115 John McAlpin 69
116 Mrs Milne of Kinneff 69
117 Balmoral Strathspey 68
118 Flight of the Falcon 68
119 Happy Meeting (The) 68
120 Festival Fling 67
121 Frisky (The) 67
122 Hazel Tree (The) 67
123 Roaring Jelly 67
124 Seann Truibhas Willichan 65
125 Inverneill House 64
126 College Hornpipe (The) 62
127 Johnnie Walker 62
128 Bonnie Tree (The) 61
129 Miss Allie Anderson 61
130 Argyll Strathspey 60
131 Inchmickery 60
132 Summer Assembly 60
133 White Cockade 60
134 Cashmere Shawl (The) 59
135 Music Makars 59
136 Earl of Mansfield (The) 58
137 Cadgers in the Canongate 57
138 Dundee Whaler 57
139 James Gray 57
140 Sueno's Stone 57
141 Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh 56
142 Sauchie Haugh 56
143 Braes of Breadalbane 55
144 Barmkin 54
145 Last of the Lairds 54
146 Baldovan Reel 52
147 Birks of Invermay (The) 52
148 Dashing White Sergeant 52
149 Blue Mess Jacket (The) 51
150 Light and Airy 51
151 Linnea's Strathspey 51
152 Blue Bonnets 50
153 Clansman (The) 50
154 Roselath Cross 50
155 Sleepy Maggie 50
156 S'Locomotion 50
157 Immigrant Lass (The) 49
158 Summer Wooing 49
159 Lea Rig (The) 48
160 Old Nick's Lumber Room 48
161 Gay Gordons 47
162 Joe McDiarmid's Jig 47
163 Kilkenny Castle 47
164 Rest and be Thankful 47
165 Spiffin 47
166 Flower O' the Quern 46
167 Gardener's Fantasia (The) 46
168 Airie Bennan 45
169 Glasgow Highlanders 45
170 Ladies of Dunse (The) 45
171 Lochalsh Reel 45
172 Pines of Pitlochry 45
173 12 Coates Crescent 44
174 Delvine Side 44
175 Hunting Horn (The) 44
176 Meeting of the Waters 44
177 Reverend John MacFarlane 44
178 Whistling Wind (The) 44
179 Back to the Fireside 43
180 Lady Sophia Lindsay 43
181 Rothesay Rant 43
182 Alison Rose 42
183 Davy Nick Nack 42
184 Red House 42
185 Royal Yacht Britannia (The) 41
186 Cutty Sark 40
187 Granville Market 40
188 Portnacraig 40
189 Scotch Mist 40
190 Fugal Fergus 39
191 Highland Fair (The) 39
192 It's Just For Fun 38
193 Tambourine 38
194 Indian River Strathspey 37
195 Kinfaun's Castle 37
196 Never At Sea 37
197 Westminster Reel 37
198 Anderson's Rant 36
199 May Yarker's Strathspey 36
200 None So Pretty 36
201 Broadford Bay 35
202 Dalkeith's Strathspey 35
203 Lammermuir Hills 35
204 Mrs Stuart Linnell 35
205 Bridge of Nairn 34
206 Da Rain Dancin' 34
207 Equilibrium 34
208 Happy Returns 34
209 Homecoming Dance (The) 34
210 Raven's Dance (The) 34
211 Ray Milbourne 34
212 Nottingham Lace 33
213 Singing Sands (The) 33
214 Waternish Tangle 33
215 Alan J Smith 32
216 Balquidder Strathspey 32
217 Domino Five 32
218 Fraser's Favourite 32
219 From Scotia's Shores We're Noo Awa' 32
220 Linton Ploughman 32
221 Moment Of Truth 32
222 Mr Iain Stuart Robertson 32
223 Peggy Dewar 32
224 Rodney's Rant 32
225 Wind That Shakes The Barley (The) 32
226 Cumbrae Reel (The) 31
227 Dancing Man (The) 31
228 New Rigged Ship 31
229 St Bernard's Waltz 31
230 Trip to the Drakensberg 31
231 Wicked Willy 31
232 Bonnie Lass o' Bon Accord 30
233 Bruce's Men 30
234 Eightsome Reel 30
235 Hollin Buss 30
236 Nice to See You 30
237 Starlight 30
238 Bill Clement MBE 29
239 Campbell's Frolic 29
240 Flying Spur 29
241 Foxhill Court 29
242 Lady Catherine Bruce's Reel 29
243 Lass of Richmond Hill (The) 29
244 Rakes of Glasgow 29
245 Beach Dancer 28
246 Braes of Tulliemet 28
247 Corn Rigs 28
248 Drumelzier 28
249 Iona Cross 28
250 Lady Lucy Ramsay 28
251 St John River 28
252 51st Travellers 27
253 Adieu Mon Ami 27
254 Aird of Coigach 27
255 Auchinellan Jig 27
256 Cuillins of Skye 27
257 Snake Pass (The) 27
258 Torridon Lassies 27
259 Up in the Air 27
260 Angus MacLeod 26
261 Barbara's Strathspey 26
262 Black Black Oil 26
263 Cooper's Wife (The) 26
264 Glasgow Lasses 26
265 Jessie's Hornpipe 26
266 Johnnie's Welcome Hame 26
267 Petronella 26
268 Waverley 26
269 Zoologist (The) 26
270 Asilomar Romantic 25
271 Button Boy (The) 25
272 Caddam Wood 25
273 Espie McNabb 25
274 Flower of Glasgow (The) 25
275 Grassmarket Reel 25
276 Milton's Welcome 25
277 Silver Strathspey (The) 25
278 Waggle O' The Kilt (The) 25
279 Waltz Country Dance 25
280 Wee Cooper of Fife 25
281 1314 24
282 Bauldy Bain's Frolic/Fiddle 24
283 Crossing the Line 24
284 Flirt (The) (Cest La Mour) 24
285 Land of the Heather Hills 24
286 Links with St Petersburg 24
287 New Scotland Strathspey 24
288 Tattie Bogle 24
289 Valentine (The) 24
290 Argyll's Fancy 23
291 Dancing Bees (The) 23
292 Glayva 23
293 Hamilton Rant (The) 23
294 Highlandman Kissed His Mother 23
295 Lady Glasgow 23
296 Lets Have a Ceilidh 23
297 Welcome to Dufftown 23
298 Winding Road 23
299 Bedrule 22
300 Cocket Hat (The) 22
301 Falkirk Lass 22
302 Hamilton House 22
303 Schiehallion 22
304 Welcome to Ayr 22
305 Kangaroo Paw 21
306 Lothian Lad 21
307 Brisk Young Lad 20
308 Buchan Eightsome Reel 20
309 Burnieboozle 20
310 Cumberland Reel 20
311 Dancing Dolphins 20
312 Eileen Watt's Reel 20
313 Golden Wedding Strathspey 20
314 Inimitable Derek (The) 20
315 It's Nae Bother 20
316 Lady Peak's Strathspey 20
317 Lamb Skinnet 20
318 Mary Erskine 20
319 On the Quarterdeck 20
320 Quaich (The) 20
321 Virginia Reel 20
322 We've Nae Electric 20
323 Airdrie Lassies 19
324 Berwick Johnnie 19
325 Festival Interceltique 19
326 Gaelforce Wind 19
327 Glengarry Homestead 19
328 Isle (The) 19
329 Lady Wynd (The ) 19
330 Masons Apron 19
331 MIss Ogilvie's Fancy 19
332 My Friend Joe 19
333 Paisley Weavers (The) 19
334 Reel for Alice (A) 19
335 Sandy O'er The Lea 19
336 Staffin Harvest 19
337 Well Done Jack 19
338 Yan Tan Tethera 19
339 Dundee City Police 18
340 Kamo Karousel 18
341 Over the Water to Charlie (New Way) 18
342 Rakish Highlandman (The) 18
343 Strathglass House 18
344 Weathercock (The) 18
345 Black Bear (The) 17
346 Castle Douglas 17
347 Cuckoo Clock (The) 17
348 Gramachie 17
349 Kenora Reel 17
350 Kissing Bridge (The) 17
351 Spirit of the Dance 17
352 Alltshellach 16
353 Blackwater Reel (The) 16
354 Castle Of Mey 16
355 Christine M Phillips 16
356 Corian Strathspey (The) 16
357 Fair Jenny's Jig 16
358 Haste to the Wedding 16
359 James Senior of St Andrews 16
360 Peggy Spouse MBE 16
361 Royal Wedding (The) 16
362 Scotland's Gardens 16
363 Scottish Reform 16
364 Silver Grey 16
365 Whiteadder Jig 16
366 Brudenell Jig 15
367 Canadian Barn Dance 15
368 Fife Ness 15
369 Findlater Castle 15
370 Glenalmond Gamekeeper (The) 15
371 Highland Welcome 15
372 Highlandman's Umbrella (The) 15
373 Invercauld's Reel 15
374 Kiss Under The Stairs 15
375 Memories of Mary Ann 15
376 Mr William Brown's Reel 15
377 My Heather Hills 15
378 Preston Mill 15
379 Saltire Strathspey 15
380 Ciamar A Tha 14
381 City of Stirling 14
382 Compleat Gardener (The) 14
383 Currie Mountain 14
384 Glasgow Country Dance 14
385 Gypsy Dreams 14
386 It's All Right 14
387 Jimmy's Fancy 14
388 Knotwork 14
389 Mrs Stewart of Fasnacloigh 14
390 Pinewoods Reel 14
391 Prince Rupert's Fancy 14
392 Provost Wynd (The) 14
393 Reel of Mey 14
394 Silver City (The) 14
395 Speirs Bruce (The Pole Star) 14
396 Tam o' Shanter 1 14
397 Todlen Hame 14
398 Tri-Mariner 14
399 Wishing Well 14
400 Airyhall Delight 13
401 Balgeddie Reel 13
402 Borrowdale Exchange (The) 13
403 Caberfei 13
404 Come Under My Plaidie 13
405 Craven Jig (The) 13
406 Dancers' Wedding 13
407 Duran Ranger (The) 13
408 Kingussie Flower 13
409 Lady Susan Stewart's Reel 13
410 Liquid Assets 13
411 Moffat Weavers (The) 13
412 Morrison Measure (The) 13
413 Music Will Tell You (The) 13
414 Old Man of Storr (The) 13
415 Reel of the Gordon Highlanders 13
416 Road to Mallaig 13
417 Scottish Waltz 13
418 Sgurr Alisdair 13
419 Tartan Rainbow 13
420 Christmas Ceilidh (A) 12
421 Cramond Wedding (The) 12
422 Elephant Stampede 12
423 Express (The) 12
424 Flight to Melbourne 12
425 Gavin's Reel 12
426 Georgie's Jig 12
427 Lady Dumfries 12
428 Lord Elgin's Reel 12
429 Mary Hamilton 12
430 Miller of Sessnie 12
431 Our Lady of the Snows 12
432 Shores of Solway 12
433 Solway Reel 12
434 Trysting Place (The) 12
435 Wooden Horse (The) 12
436 Annan Gold 11
437 Barley Bree 11
438 Bonnie Anne 11
439 Bonnie Ina Campbell 11
440 Cauld Kail 11
441 Craigleith 11
442 Ellie's Jig 11
443 Fight About The Fireside 11
444 Frae A' the Airts 11
445 Let The Hackles Rise 11
446 Miss Mary Douglas 11
447 Royal Exchange 11
448 Triumph (The) 11
449 Ways in New Hall 11
450 Border Weavers (The) 10
451 Braes of Mellinish 10
452 Burns Night 10
453 Craven Twelvesome (The) 10
454 Edinburgh Castle Reel (The) 10
455 Epping Hundred 10
456 Falconer Hall 10
457 Flying Scotsman 10
458 From the Broomielaw 10
459 Gilly Flower (The) 10
460 High Society 10
461 Highland Lass 10
462 Kendoon Strathspey (The) 10
463 La Flora 10
464 Lady Auckland's Reel 10
465 Milltimber Jig 10
466 Missing Turn (The) 10
467 Mrs Hamilton of Wishaw 10
468 Osgood MacKenzie of Inverewe 10
469 Outer Circle (The) 10
470 Porchester Hall 10
471 Roxburgh Castle 10
472 Rutland Reel (The) 10
473 Sheltered Cove (The) 10
474 All For Mary 9
475 Ambassador's Reel 9
476 Argyll Square 9
477 Bob Campbell 9
478 Dagmar's Fancy 9
479 Dancing In The Street 9
480 Den o' Mains 9
481 Duncan Gray 9
482 Farewell to Crumlin 9
483 Ferla Mor 9
484 Findlay's Jig (The) 9
485 Fire in the Rye 9
486 Fireworks Reel 9
487 Glastonbury Tor 9
488 Gypsy Weaver 9
489 Knit the Pocky 9
490 La Tempete 9
491 Lady Home's Jig 9
492 Largo Law 9
493 Mairrit Man's Favourite (The) 9
494 Marigold 9
495 Mr Wilson's Hornpipe 9
496 Orwell Lodge Strathspey 9
497 Pride of Erin Waltz 9
498 Reel of the Puffins 9
499 Ring of Brodgar 9
500 Salute to Miss Milligan 9
501 Ship of Grace 9
502 Society Piper 9
503 St Andrews of Brampton 9
504 Strathcare 9
505 Swashbuckling Iain 9
506 Tomalena 9
507 Tulloch Gorm 9
508 Village Reel 9

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