The following collection of videos and audio tracks are intended to help newer members learn, and more experienced members remember, the basic stepping and hand movements associated with the Bampton tradition.
The following videos are based on the tune of the “Rose Tree” and the practice audio tracks are available here for you to dance to.
The complete Rose Tree music:
Rose Tree 4 A’s music:
Rose Tree 1 A followed by 3 B’s music:
And the following videos demonstrate the dance. The first video shows the caper with which the dance is started.
This video shows the OTY with a Foot Up, Foot Down, then Half Gyp.
The next video shows the Chorus figure, with a double-stepping Sidestep
And finally a video of the Foot Up/Foot Down plus Half Gyp with Choruses