Dance The Fireworks Reel 13544

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

Devised by
Anselm Lingnau (2009)
Intensity
800/822/822/888 = 44% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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Recommended Music
Extra info
This dance was originally written ...

This dance was originally written with the Reel of Seven recording in mind, so use that if you have it. The RSCDS recording is pretty dull by comparison. – Anselm

The Fireworks Reel 3/4L · R32

1-4
1C cross RH, cast off (2C step up)
5-8
½ figures of 8 (1M round 3C, 1W round 2C), 1C finish facing 1cnrs
9-12
1C set to 1cnrs, moving L on 2nd PdB to between corners [as in hello-goodbye setting], 1C turn LH to fin facing 1cnrs again
13-16
1C ½Reel4 with 1cnrs, fin facing 2cnrs
17-24
1C R 9-16 w/2cnrs (3x, 1x, 2x)
25-28
½Reel3 on opp sides, 1C LS to person on L to begin
29-32
1M+2C, 1W+3C ½Reel3 across, LS to 3cnr to begin

The Fireworks Reel 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s cross RH & cast 1 place, 1s dance 1/2 figures of 8 (1L round 2s, 1M round 3s) & end facing 1st corners
9-12
1s set moving out between corners (as in Hello-Goodbye setting) & 1s turn LH to face 1st corners
13-16
1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners & end facing 2nd corners
17-24
1s repeat bars 9-16 with 2nd corners & end 2nd place opposite sides (3)(1)(2)
25-32
1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 on opposite sides (1M in & down, 1L in & up), 1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 across (1M with 2s & 1L with 3s)

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Aug. 15, 2014, 8:37 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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