Dance Clutha 1244

See also: La Clutha (other/4L, Teachers Association Canada: in TAC)

Reel · 48 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: Top Moves)

Devised by
Unknown (1890)
Intensity
4040 8080 8080 8080 8888 8888 = 62% (1 turn), 62% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Named after the passenger steamers ...

Named after the passenger steamers plying the Clyde from 1884-1903, all named "Clutha" (= Gaelic for "Clyde").

Clutha 4S · R48

1–
1W+3M turn RH | dance Rsh round P {4} | turn RH again, finishing RHJ and LHJ with P for
9–
1c+3c BiL | turn P ½ LH ; BiL | turn P LH to original places (¼ or ¾ turn)
17–
1c+3c R&L
25–
1c+3c L-Chain (M no polite turn at the end)
33–
All turn corner RH | give P LH to form circle (M face out) and set ; turn P LH into promhold facing cclw
41–
All dance cclw to original positions

repeat 3 times with 2W, 3W and 4W leading in turn

Clutha 4S · R48

1-8
1L+3M turn RH, dance round partner RSh to turn each other again RH ending in middle holding RH & partners LH
9-16
1s+3s Bal-in-Line, 1L+3M turn partners LH into the middle & Bal-in-Line again, turn partner LH to original pstns
17-24
1s+3s dance R&L
25-32
1s+3s dance Ladies' Chain
33-40
All turn corners RH retaining hold & hold partners LH to form a circle (men facing out), all set & turn partner LH (4 bars) into prom hold
41-48
All dance round anticlockwise in prom hold to original pstns
Repeat with 2L+4M, 3L+1M, 4L+2M

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