Notations

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Notations currently avialble to download:

Bert Bowden’s Hornpipe consists of six steps, which Bert learnt from his Father, the last of which he was reputed to have copied from Dan Leno.

Bill Gibbon’s Irish Jig, specifically adapted for four people for the Bill Gibbons Challenge, which took place in 2016. There is also an accompanying video on YouTube

Sam Sherry’s Hornpipe was the first routine he taught his students. He would make us learn all ten steps off both feet, although the final routine only repeats steps one and four.

Whitby Hornpipe for Beginners is a routine written specifically for Whitby Folk Week Facebook Group Toesday. There are also accompanying videos on YouTube; search ‘Melanie Barber’.

Whitby Hornpipe for Intermediates is a routine written specifically for Whitby Folk Week Facebook Group Toesday. There are also accompanying videos on YouTube; search ‘Melanie Barber’.