Scottish Country Dance Events
 
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GBJ-Jersey
Annual Ball Weekend (Fri.&Sat.), at: 19:00-23:30h, venue: Town Hall, St.Helier, Jersey (with a pre Ball practice on Thu., venue: Elim Rock Community, Plat Douet Road, St. Saviour)
music: Judith & Ian Muir
contact: Joy Carry jcchanjoy97@gmail.com https://scottishcountrydancingchannelislands.blogspot.com
08.09.17
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10.09.17
B-Alden Biesen / Bilzen
31. Schotsweekend; with: Pipe Band Championshop Belgium, Highland Dancing, Highland Games, Scottish Market, Sheep Herding Practice Trials
music: Welsh Guards, Moxie & Newroad, Norrie Maciver& Niteworks, Shantalla, Snakes in Exile
contact: Rudi Schils rudi.schotsweekend@proximus.be http://www.schotsweekend.be
23.09.17 D-Denkendorf
Lehrgang "Advanced"
teacher: Daphne Scobie
contact: Sieglinde & Hans Mueller denkendorf@tamburin-stuttgart.de http://www.tamburin-stuttgart.de
29.09.17
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03.10.17
D-Schnega
Irischer Herbst 2017
teacher: Ian hughes (Irish Set), Patrick O'Dea (Irish Old-Time Step (Anf./Interm.)), Angelika Berns (Singen)
music: Siobhan Kennedy (Fiddle & Flute (nicht Anf.)), Jens Kommnick (Gitarre & Bouzouki), Edel Fox (Concertina (Anf.&Fortg.)
contact: Heike Nagorny info@proitzer-muehle.de http://www.proitzer-muehle.de
 
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07.10.17 D-Villingen
Day courses (10:00-17:00h) - for beginners & intermediate dancers, maybe a Social Dance beginning at 19:30h
teacher: Birgitta Gindele, Harald Bailer
music: Wolfgang Mueller
contact: Birgitta Gindele & Harald Bailer scd-vs@gmx.de (u.a.a auch im Jahresprogramm http://www.lag-tanz-bw.de )
07.10.17
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D-Muenster
Young Dancers' Workshop & Social Dance, organised by the Central Germany Branch in cooperation with the Muenster Group: Weekend school with 2 parallel classes for young dancers & beginners; Sat. evening: Social Dance
teacher: Ramona Zohm & Joana Stausberg
music: Edwin Werner & Matthias Rank
contact: youngdancers@scd-germany.de http://www.scd-germany.de/veranstaltungen/youth-dance-workshop.html
07.10.17
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CZ-Praha
SCD workshop
teacher: Caledonian Club Czech Republic
music: mp3 player
contact: Jan Drastik info@caledonianclub.eu http://www.caledonianclub.eu
07.10.17 NL-Utrecht
Najaars Workshop of the Swilcan: RSCDS book 51
teacher: Margaret Lambourne
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
19.10.17
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22.10.17
D-Schluechtern-Vollmerz
Herbstkurs (Level: Higher Intermediate); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Carola Fischer
music: Silke Grosholz
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
21.10.17 NL-Eindhoven
Thistle Club 40th anniversary ball, with Day School SCD, Musicians' workshops & Ball; location: Wijkcentrum Unitas, Vlokhovenseweg 49, NL-5625 WV Eindhoven
teacher: Dave Hall & Alastair Wood; Music Workshop: Sandy Nixon
music: Sandy Nixon & his Scottish Dance Band
contact: Kay Dixon info@thistleclub.nl http://www.thistleclub.nl
28.10.17 D-Heidelberg
Heidelberg Halloween Ball Night, ab: 18:00h, at: Buergerzentrum Heidelberg-Kirchheim (gerne mit schraeger Verkleidung)
music: Silke Grosholz, Matthias Rank, Thomas Naefe
contact: Viktor Lehmann info@schlobdancers.de http://www.schlobdancers.de/ball
28.10.17 NL-Delft
Halloween Dance of the RSCDS Delft
contact: Jetty Kooijman jkooijman55@hotmail.com http://www.rscds-delft.nl
 
11.17  
 
 
04.11.17 D-Bochum-Dortmund
5. Ruhrball der Lost Sheep; Walkthrough 16:00h; Ball 19:00h; at: Erich-Bruehmann-Haus, Kreyenfeldstr. 36 in Bochum-Werne
music: Livemusik: Ilona Stitz (Floete), Edwin Werner (Klavier), Sabine Schmitz (Klarinette)
contact: Susanne Grimberg ruhrball@gmx.net http://www.ruhrball.wordpress.com
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D-Chemnitz
7. SCD Weekend Chemnitz - 2 Workshops & Social; at: Strobelmuehle bei Pockau (Erzgebirge)
teacher: Carola Fischer, tbd
music: Silke Grosholz, Thomas Naefe
contact: Thomas Gross info@scd-chemnitz.de http://www.scd-chemnitz.de
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F-Mougins
Winter Workshop (intermediate, advanced); at: The Mougins School, 645 Avenue Dr. Maurice Donat, F-06250 Mougins
teacher: Linda Gaul
music: Luke Brady
contact: Angela Hemmings angela.hemmings@free.fr
11.11.17 F-Lyon
Day Class (language: French): Technique; 09:45-12:45h; mixed ability, but no complete beginners; venue tbc
teacher: Raphaelle Orgeret
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
17.11.17
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19.11.17
USA-San Francisco
Asilomar Weekend, Fri.15:00h-Sun.13:00h; Fri: Welcome Dance & Social, Sat. Ball; venue: Asilomar Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA
contact: Patti Cobb, Asilomar Weekend Char, RSCDS San Francisco Branch; +1 (0)510/858-7588 pkcobb@pacbell.net http://asilomar.rscds-sf.org
18.11.17 NL-Utrecht
Najaars Workshop of the Swilcan: Drewry Day
teacher: Will van den Berg
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
22.11.17
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26.11.17
D-Schluechtern-Vollmerz
Novemberkurs (Level: Very Advanced); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest; Achtung: Warteliste!
teacher: David Hall
music: Stefan Schatz
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
25.11.17
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CH-Zurich
Weekend Course and St. Andrew's Night Ball of the Zurich Scottish Country Dancing Club
teacher: Linda Henderson
music: Ian Robertson & Muriel Johnstone
contact: Irene Muenger secretary@zscdc.ch http://www.zscdc.ch
24.11.17
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26.11.17
F-Lyon
SCD Weekend: 2 parallel classes for 2 levels & music course; Fri.&Sat.evening: Social dance; venue: Fri.: RG Fitness, 22 Rue de la Republique, 69600 Oullins; Rest of Workshop: Las Nouveaux Ateliers de la danse, 162 Grande rue d'Ou
teacher: Fiona Mackie & Alasdair Gray
music: Luke Brady (accordion), Matthias Rank (fiddle), Pascaline Latour (recorder)
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
25.11.17 NL-Den Haag
St.Andrews Ball of the St.Andrew's Society NL
contact: Marion Trap & John Hayes inform@standrews.nl http://www.standrews.nl
 
12.17  
 
 
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P-Curia
IV December SCD Weekend in Portugal: 2 SCD classes, 2 Balls, HD Tour (to a porcelain factory & to Museum Vista Alegre)
teacher: Jamie Berg
music: James Gray (piano) & Ian Robertson (fiddle)
contact: Adriana Jurczyk Duarte dancinginportugal@gmail.com http://moonluza.pt/events/19/eniv-december-weekend-in-portugal-curia-2017/?/lang=en
01.12.17 CZ-Praha
St. Andrew's Ceilidh
music: Alastair Band & Bohemian Pipe Band
contact: Jan Drastik info@caledonianclub.eu http://www.caledonianclub.eu
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03.01.18
D-Schnega
Silvesterkurs - Tanz & Musik auf der Muehle - mit: Schottisch: Carola Fischer (Beginner)/Heike Froehling (Intermed.);
teacher: Internat.: Sabine Weimbs-Aschemeier (Fortg.)/Fritz Sommer (Anf.); Irish Set: Monika Wienhold; Hip-Hop & Show: Guenter Klose
music: Musiker Workshop: Marianne Lange; Singen: Tina Raeck; Theaterworkshop: Gisa Schmidt
contact: Heike Nagorny info@proitzer-muehle.de http://www.proitzer-muehle.de
 
01.18  
 
 
20.01.18 NL-Amsterdam
Ceilidh of the British Society SCD Group
contact: Margaret Lambourne margaret.lambourne@ziggo.nl http://www.britsoc.nl
27.01.18 F-Lyon
Day Class (language: French): 16:00-19:00h & Burns' night in the evening (19:00h); mixed ability, but no complete beginners; venue: Chateau du Montchat Place du Chateau, 69003 Lyon
teacher: Paul Plummer
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
27.01.18 NL-Eindhoven
Burns' Ceilidh with haggis & easy dances of the Thistle Club
contact: Kay Dixon info@thistleclub.nl http://www.thistleclub.nl
 
02.18  
 
 
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NL-Utrecht
Nunspeet Weekend - The Swilcan; at: De Duiventil, Eperweg 26, NL-8071 AX Nunspeet, Sat.14:00h-Sun.16:00h, with 2 sperate classes at a different level, both classes with live music
teacher: William Williamson & Margaret Lambourne
music: Bill Ewan (piano) & Ewan Galloway (accordeon)
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
09.02.18
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11.02.18
I-Marostica (VI)
Workshop & Grand Ball in Italy - Scottish Country Dance (levels: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced; Venue (Workshop): DanzArte, via Col.Scremin 11, Venus (Grand Ball): Chiesetta San Marco, via San Marco (city center)
teacher: Antoine Rousseau, Olga Ivanova
music: James Gray
contact: Valeria Corradin info@scotiashores.com http://www.scotiashores.com
10.02.18 NL-Delft
Valentijnsbal of the RSCDS Delft
contact: Jetty Kooijman jkooijman55@hotmail.com http://www.rscds-delft.nl
17.02.18 D-Freiburg
Midwinter-Ball in Freiburg-Kirchzarten; Tagsueber Workshop in Freiburg: 10:30-12:30+14:00-16:00h
teacher: Workshop: Avril & David Quarrie
music: Workshop: Sue Bollans; Ball: Edwin Werner (Klavier), Ilona Stitz (Floete), Christine Moos (Geige)
contact: Kirsten Steinbach secretary@freiburg-scottish-country-dancers.de http://www.freiburg-scottish-country-dancers.de/
 
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D-Schluechtern
Fruehjahrskurs (Level: Higher Intermediate); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Carola Fischer
music: Silke Grosholz
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
03.03.18 NL-Roosendaal
20th anniversary celebration of Scottish Dancegroup Schiehallion: Half Day Class and Evening Ball
teacher: Half Day Class: Anne Scobie
music: Evening Ball: Ian Robertson and Band
contact: Tiny Pot tiencee@home.nl
03.03.18 F-Lyon
Day Class (language: French): SCD: 09:45-12:45h, Music class: 15:00-18:00h, Evening Dance 20:00-23:00h; mixed ability, but no complete beginners; venue: Maison Ravier, 5 rue Ravier, 69007 Lyon
teacher: Alienor Latour
music: Ken Martlew
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
10.03.18 NL-Utrecht
Voorjaarsworkshop of the Swilcan
teacher: Anne Scobie
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
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P-Algarve
24th Iberian Weekend of Scottish Country Dance, organized by the Lapa Scottish Country Group (Lisboa); at: Hotel Grande Real Santa Eulalia (Agarve, near Albufeira) http://www.granderealsantaeulalia.realhotelsgroup.com/en
teacher: Antoine Rousseau
music: The Bradys (Luke & Adam)
contact: Joana Ferreira jorigofe@gmail.com or Isabel Monteiro icgpbm@gmail.com
17.03.18 CH-Geneva
Geneva SCD Club - Spring Dance & Workshop; Workshop: 14:30-16:30h, Dance: 19:00-Midnight; venue: Dardagny, Switzerland
teacher: Avril & David Quarrie
music: Nicol McLaren & Isobelle Hodgson
contact: Liz Anderson secretary@genevascdc.com http://www.genevascdc.com
24.03.18 F-Lyon
Day Class (language: French): 09:45-12:45h; for Advanced Dancers; venue: 101 Boulevard des Etats-Unis, 69008 Lyon
teacher: Paul Plummer
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
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D-Schluechtern
Osterkurs (Level: Advanced); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Patrick Chamoin
music: Anselm Lingnau
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
 
04.18  
 
 
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Japan-Nikko
"Dancing in new places": SCD in Japan at cherry blossom; Optional Tourist programms: Tour A 02.-23.04., Tour B 04.-18.04.: Tokyo, Kyoto, Nikko, Hiroshima, Mt.Fuji, Takayama spring festival, overnight stay at a Buddhist monast
teacher: Graham Donald & Yoshiki Oyama
music: Jim Lindsay & Hiroko Kokai
contact: Katalin Konya kkonyakatalin@gmail.com
13.04.18
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15.04.18
D-Oldenburg
Weekend Workshop & Ball in Oberlethe
teacher: Janet Johnston (Dance Advanced, English; and Fri.10:00-16:00h), Ramona Zohm (Dance Intermed., German), Dance Kids (tba)
music: Adam Brady, Silke Grosholz, Matthias Rank, Thomas Naefe
contact: Martin McWilliam scottdance@martin-mcwilliam.de http://www.potterspairs.net
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15.04.18
GBG-Channel Islands, Guernsey
Guernsey weekend, at: Ladies' College, St. Peter Port, Guernsey; Fri.night: Social with buffet & wine, Sat.morning walkthroughs & ploughman's', Sat.evening Ball with buffet & wine; Sun.morning walk & lunch
music: Craigellachie
contact: Katherine Adam handk_adam@hotmail.com http://www.guernseyscottish.org.gg
14.04.18 NL-Utrecht
Voorjaarsworkshop of the Swilcan
teacher: Sophie & Sjoerd van Leersum
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
21.04.18 B-Brussels
Day School & Dance; Venue: GC De Boesdaelhoeve, Sint-Genesius-Rode (just outside Brussels)
teacher: Pia Walker
music: Nicol McLaren
contact: Anne Scobie scdbrussels@yahoo.com http://www.bricksite.com/scdbrussels
27.04.18
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F-Lyon
SCD Weekend: 2 parallel classes for 2 levels, music course; as well: SCD children's class, Mixed SCD, Highland; Social dancing on Fri. & Sat.; venue: Centre Choregraphique Calabash, 44 Rue Pierre Delore, 69008 Lyon (Tram T4 or T2;
teacher: David Hall, William Williamson
music: Luke & Adam Brady (piano & accordion)
contact: Raphaelle Orgeret raphorgeret82@yahoo.fr http://www.rscds-lyon.fr
 
05.18  
 
 
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Romania-Bukarest
"Dancing in new places": SCD in Romania; Optional Tourist program: 09.-17.05. Bukarest, Brasov, Bran, Dracula's castle, Sinaia, Carpathian Mountains, Black Sea, Cruising on the Danube
teacher: Tom McKinlay
music: Ian Robertson and Band
contact: Katalin Konya kkonyakatalin@gmail.com
18.05.18
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21.05.18
D-Munich/Muenchen
Whitsun SCD course & evening dances (including a ball on Sunday); suitable for intermediate & advanced dancers; venue: Salesianum, Muenchen-Haidhausen
teacher: Gary Coull
music: Bill Ewan, David Oswald & his band
contact: Ramona Zohm course2018@munichscottish.de http://whitsun2018.munichscottish.de
18.05.18
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20.05.18
D-Munich/Muenchen
Three nights of Scottish Country Dancing: Fri. Welcome dance; Sat. Social dance; Sun. Ball; venue: Salesianum, Muenchen-Haidhausen
music: David Oswald & his band
contact: Ramona Zohm course2018@munichscottish.de http://whitsun2018.munichscottish.de
26.05.18 NL-Utrecht
Dansmiddag & Zomerbal
contact: Evke & Jaap Hellinghuizer swilcan@hellinghuizer.demon.nl http://www.theswilcan.nl
 
06.18  
 
 
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Finland-Rovaniemi
"Dancing in new places": SCD at the Arctic Circle under the midnight sun; Optional Tourist program: 03.-12.06. Tankavaara, Karasjok, North Cape, Hammerfest, Alta, Kiruna, overnight stay in glass igloos, ...
teacher: Jim Stott
music: Muriel Johnstone & Keith Smith
contact: Katalin Konya kkonyakatalin@gmail.com
09.06.18 F-Montpellier
30th International Ball of the Club de danse ecossaise de Montpellier
contact: Claire-Lise Boissie clairelise.boissie@nordnet.fr http://danseecossaisemtp.free.fr
15.06.18
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17.06.18
F-Grenoble
1st International Weekend of the Le Chardon du Dauphine
teacher: Raphaelle Orgeret & Paul Plummer
music: Lindsey Ibbotson & a guest musician
contact: Kevin Piquemal kpiquemal.chardon@google.com http://www.chardon-du-dauphine.org
16.06.18 D-Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe Midsummer Ball in: Begegnungsstaette Karlsruhe-Groetzingen at 19:00h; Ball practice in the morning & afternoon
music: Evening: Christine Moos (fiddle) & Anselm Lingnau (piano)
contact: Walter Raffler info@scdk.de
27.06.18
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01.07.18
D-Schluechtern
Sommerkurs mit Ball (Level: Intermediate/Advanced); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Eric Finley
music: Sue Bollans
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
 
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D-Muenster
25 Jahre SCD in Muenster, mit Ceilidh, Tanz- und Musikerworkshop & Ball; in: Haus der Begegnung in Muenster-Albachten
teacher: tbd
contact: Luitgard Merkens Lmerkens@web.de http://www.scdmuenster.de
 
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D-Schluechtern
Herbstkurs (Level: Higher Intermediate); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Carola Fischer
music: Silke Grosholz
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
26.10.18
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28.10.18
D-Schwaebisch Gmuend
"Autumn in Gamundia" An International Scottish Weekend (level advanced) by Rechberg Scottish Dancers e.V.
teacher: Andrew Nolan
music: Luke & Adam Brady
contact: Ute Pitzal gamundia@rechbergscottishdancers.de http://www.rechbergscottishdancers.de applications as from Jan. 2018
 
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D-Schluechtern
Novemberkurs (Level: Very Advanced); language: English; at: Kuckucksnest
teacher: Angela Young
music: Stefan Schatz
contact: kurs@scd-germany.de http://scd-germany.de Anreise: http://www.kuckucksnest.com
 
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H-Budapest
Budapest Scottish Dance Club 11th Weekend - (Pre-Whitsun)
teacher: tbd
music: tbd
contact: Agnes Borbely ball.budapest@gmail.com http://www.bstk.hu
 
06.19  
 
 
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A-Vienna
Vienna RSCDS Branch 30th Anniversary: Whitsun 2019
teacher: tbd
music: tbd
contact: Ann Murray murrayann50@gmail.com http://www.rscdsvienna.org/


last update: 06.09.2017