Dance The St Machar Strathspey 12245

Also known as “The Saint Machar Strathspey” (spelling).

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
John Drewry (2004)
Intensity
888/808/888/880 = 62% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
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The St Machar Strathspey 3/4L · S32

1--
All turn P RH ½ and twirl to opposite side ; All chase clw half round, 1M+3W face out (3,2,1)
9--
3W+1M cast clw to exchanged places as 3M+1W turn BH 1½ to finish opposite and facing P ; 1c+3c turn P BH 1½, finish NHJ facing the other cpl up/down (1,2,3)
17--
All circle6 L and back, to sidelines (1,2,3)
25--
1c+2c set | turn P BH and face down NHJ ; dance down between 3c and cast up to (2,1,3)

The St Machar Strathspey 3/4L · S32

1-8
1s+2s+3s 1/2 turn partner RH, pull back RSh (twirl), dance out to partner's place; Men face down, Ladies up & all chase clockwise 1/2 round to own sides. 3L & 1M face out
9-12
3L dances behind 2L & across to 3M place, pulls back RSh to face in as 1M dances similarly up behind 2M into 1L place while
1L+3M turn 1.1/2 with 2H to just in front of partner's place facing in
13-16
1s+3s turn partners 1.1/2 times 2H ending in middle NHJ, 1s in 1st place facing down, 3s in 3rd place facing up
17-24
1s+2s+3s circle 6H round & back finishing on sides
25-32
1s+2s set, turn partners 2H staying in middle facing down NHJ; 2s followed by 1s dance down below 3s & cast up on own sides to end 2 1 3

Note: End of 2nd time 1s can dance to 4th place (4s step up) or turn 4s 2H to end in 4th place

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 7. August 2018 (F) 2018-08-07 Anselm Lingnau Aug. 7, 2018, 1:29 a.m.
Darmstadt_2018_08_06 2018-08-06 OnYourToes Darmstadt Aug. 5, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
RSCDS Aberdeen Day School Dance, Robert Gordons, 7:30 21 April 2018 2018-04-21 Brian Anderson Nov. 13, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
FSCDC Class 5 June 2018 2018-06-05 Anselm Lingnau June 12, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Munich Whitsun Course 2018 – list of dances taught Angelika Schmidkonz July 6, 2018, 11:18 a.m.
CGB Course AGM Oberlethe 2018: Angelika Schmidkonz 2018-09-02 Angelika Schmidkonz Sept. 9, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini Social, 8. Juni 2018 (MZ) 2018-06-08 Narhalla Dancers May 23, 2018, 2:26 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 3. September 2018 (DA) 2018-09-03 OnYourToes Darmstadt Aug. 12, 2018, 9:19 p.m.

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