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The Corporation
Country Dances, Ancient and Modern

Dances interpreted by Tom Cook

Table of Contents

B C D E F G I J K L M N O P R S T W

B

Barham DownHenry Playford 1701
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Assembly
no musicDuple Minor
Beauteous Grove ~ CookNathaniel Kynaston 1711
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways permutation: 312

C

Come Let's Be MerryPlayford (John Young) 1726
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Assembly
Invitation to Waltz
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Longways permutation: 231
The Constant Lover ~ CookNathaniel Kynaston 1710
Tom Cook ~1995
no musicDuple Minor

D

DaphneJohn Playford 1651
Tom Cook Playford Assembly
no music4 Couple Longways permutation: 3142

E

Elverton GroveWalsh 1712
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Assembly
More Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor

F

Fair and SoftlyPlayford (John Young) 1726
Tom Cook 1979 Playford Assembly
More Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor
The Faithful Swain ~ CookNathaniel Kynaston 1710
Tom Cook ~1995
no musicDuple Minor
Flora's Vagaries ~ CookNathaniel Kynaston 1716
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways permutation: 312

G

The GarterJohn Playford 1688
Tom Cook ~1980
no musicDuple Minor
The GeneralThompson 1773
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways permutation: 312
Ginnie PugJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor
The Goose and GridironThompson 1768
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Assembly
no music3 Couple Longways permutation: 312
Green Stockings ~ CookPlayford (John Young) 1726
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways
Guinea PigJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor

I

The InstallationThompson 1772
Tom Cook 1979 Playford Ball
At Home
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Longways permutation: 312
Irish Lamentation ~ CookJohnson ~1740
Tom Cook 1979 Playford Assembly
Colin HumeDuple Minor

J

Jamaica ~ CookJohn Playford 1670
Tom Cook
Colin Hume4 Couple Longways permutation: 3142
Jockey and JennyNathaniel Kynaston 1716
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways permutation: 312
Juno and PallasPlayford (John Young) 1726
Tom Cook 1975
no music3 Couple Longways

K

Kelsterne GardensPlayford (John Young) 1726
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Ball
More Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Longways permutation: 312

L

The Lover's Luck ~ CookThomas Bray 1699
Tom Cook 1979 Playford Assembly
no musicDuple Minor

M

The Merry SalopiansNathaniel Kynaston 1718
Tom Cook 1987 Playford Assembly
Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Longways permutation: 231

N

Nonesuch (II)Henry Playford 1697
Tom Cook 1775 Playford Assembly
no musicDuple Minor

O

Old Batchelor ~ BroadbridgeHenry Playford 1695
Tom Cook 1995 Playford Assembly
no musicDuple Minor
The Old MillNathaniel Kynaston 1718
Tom Cook 1987 Playford Assembly
Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
3 Couple Longways permutation: 231

P

PortabellaWalsh 1715
Tom Cook 1979 Playford Assembly
Strong Roots
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor

R

Round About Our Coal FireRichard Bride 1766
Tom Cook 1987 Playford Assembly
Favorites of the Boston Centre
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor

S

The Scotch MorrisWright 1719
Tom Cook 1975 Playford Assembly
no musicDuple Minor
Shawbury ParkPlayford (John Young) 1710
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor
Strawberries and CreamJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no musicDuple Minor

T

The TwinsJohn Playford 1657
Tom Cook 1975
no music4 Couple Longways

W

Wakefield HuntThompson 1779
Tom Cook 1987 Playford Assembly
no musicTriple Minor
Wooden ShoesHenry Playford 1703
Tom Cook ~1999 Playford Assembly
Mrs. Beveridge's Triumph
Bare Necessities
Duple Minor
Number
of dances
Number
of interpretations
Number
with music
282811

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