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The Dashing White Sergeant is a Scottish Country Dance, performed to a similarly titled piece of English music. The dance is in 4/4 time, thus it is in the form of a reel. The dance is performed by groups of six dancers and is progressive.

The title comes from the original lyrics, traditionally attributed to the 18th century General, John Burgoyne. It was set to music by the English composer, Sir Henry Rowley Bishop in 1826. It was adapted into a military march and was the regimental march of the Royal Berkshire Regiment. It quickly became very popular in the United States both as a song and a dance tune, and was added to the repertoire of the West Point Military Academy, where it is still played today at certain events. It has been suggested that it was the inspiration for I Wish I Was in Dixie, as the opening bars bear a resemblance. The dance steps come from the tradition of Swedish circle dancing, that was popular in Victorian Britain. (Source: Wikipedia)
Category: Folk Song Other Ensembles Featuring Accordion Traditional Period
Time Signature 4 /4 Key Signature   D Major also featuring Violin Play MP3 using player below.

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