(1798) source ? easy Duple Minor
The Bashful Swain is an English Country Dance published in Playford's Dancing Master of 1728. It is a proper duple minor longways dance. It was adapted by Douglas and Helen Kennedy in 1929.
A1 Couple 1 set and cast down A2 Couple 1 set and cast back up B1 Corner 1 change places, Corner 2 change places circle 4-hands halfway, Couple 1 cast down B2 All circular hey, starting wih partner.
Bashful_Swain-Cdns-A4.mp3 – better for dancing
bashful_swain-fxfwo10.mp3.zip – pretty sound, but not as much energy