Dance The Wellingtonia Reel 13557

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

Devised by
Mervyn C Short
Intensity
840/888/844/800 = 47% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
This dance was inspired by ...

This dance was inspired by the magnificent Wellingtonia trees near Finchampstead, Berkshire which I regularly travel past on the way to class.

The Wellingtonia Reel 3/4L · R32

1--
1c+2c S&Link (1M faces out) ; 1M, 1W following, cast up and down the midline
9--
1W+2c & 1M+3c Rsh Reels3 across
17--
1W+2M & 1M+3M turn RH ; 1W+2W & 1M+3W turn LH
25--
1M, 1W following, casts up on M side and crosses to 2plx : 1c turn RH 1½ (2,1,3)

The Wellingtonia Reel 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s Set+Link, 1M faces out. 1M followed by 1L casts up, dances down middle to face 3M, 1L faces 2M
9-16
1M+3s & 1L+2s dance reels of 3 across (1M+3M and 1L+2M pass RSh to start)
17-24
1M+3M & 1L+2M turn RH, 1M+3L & 1L+2L turn LH to finish 1M facing down between 3s & 1L facing down between 2s.
25-32
1M followed by 1L casts up men's side & dances across to 2nd place opp sides & 1s turn 1.1/2 RH to 2nd place own sides

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
oldenburg 2018-04-23 2018-04-23 Judith Kowalczik April 20, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Darmstadt_2015_12_14 2015-12-14 OnYourToes Darmstadt Dec. 14, 2015, 2:48 p.m.
GASP - Oct 28 2016 2016-10-28 John Bottriell Aug. 23, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch May 12 2017 Annual General Meeting and Social 2017-05-12 John Bottriell May 8, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
2017 RSCDS Ottawa Branch AGM 2017-05-12 John Bottriell May 1, 2017, 4:21 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa - Beginners' Social - 2016 2016-05-06 John Bottriell April 25, 2016, 2:33 a.m.
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RSCDS Ottawa Branch February 19 2016 Social 2016-02-19 John Bottriell Jan. 30, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
150410 Lyon Friday Social 2015-04-10 Martina Mueller-Franz Feb. 10, 2015, 11:53 a.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch - October 2016 Monthly Social 2016-10-21 John Bottriell Sept. 30, 2016, 1:37 a.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch December 16 2017 Social 2017-12-16 John Bottriell Nov. 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
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Guernsey Friday Social Dance 2017-04-07 John McLean March 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
Guernsey Ball 2017-04-07 2016-11-10 Roland Telle Nov. 10, 2016, 3:06 p.m.
Pinewoods 2015 Scottish Session II 2015-07-13 Sue Ronald April 6, 2015, 1:45 a.m.

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