Dance High Society 13587

Reel · 40 bars · 4 couples (2x,4x) · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2413)

Devised by
John Brenchley
Intensity
8888 8888 0880 4884 8888 = 85% (1 turn), 85% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music

High Society 4/4L · R40

On 2nd chord, 2c+4c cross (1,2x,3,4x)

1–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides, on [8] mid Cs do not pass but pivot R to face end Cs (1,3,2x,4x)
9–
1c+3c & 2c+4c R&L start on sides, 3c+2c finish in middle BHJ
17–
3c+2c Poussette (1,2x,3,4x)
25–
2c & 3c ½ Fig8 round end C (1,2,3x,4x) ; All turn P RH and face end (1c+2c face up, 3c+4c down)
33–
1c+2c & 3c+4c Interlocking Allemandes: the mid couples pass each other to finish (2,4x,1,3x)

High Society 4/4L · R40

1-8
All dance Reel4 on sides (to fin, 2C+3C don't pass LS but pull RS back)
9-16
1C+3C, 2C+4C dance rights and lefts starting on the sides (3C+2C fin in middle w/both hands joined)
17-24
3C+2C poussette
25-28
2C dance ½Fig8 round 1C while 3C dance ½Fig8 round 4C
29-32
All turn R to fin in middle (1C, 2C facing up, 3C, 4C facing down)
33-40
1C+2C, 3C+4C dance »interlocking« allemandes (on 36, 1C dance down to 3pl while 4C dance up to 2pl) to [2,4x,1,3x]

High Society 4/4L · R40

2s & 4s start on opp sides

1-8
All dance reels of 4 on sides but middle couples do not pass LSh & end turning about to face corners. 1 3(2)(4)
9-16
1s+3s also 2s+4s dance R&L starting RH on sides. At end 3s & 2s remain in centre facing partners joining 2H ready for …
17-24
3s+2s dance poussette
25-32
2s & 3s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round end couples, all turn partners RH & end in middle 1s+2s facing up 3s+4s down. 1 2(3)(4)
33-40
All dance interlocking Allemandes:
1s & 2s dance normal Allemande but end in 3rd/1st places while 3s+4s Allemande (down) & up to 4th/2nd places to end 2(4)1(3)

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Andrew Locke
Added on: Nov. 2, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: April 22, 2013, 11:03 a.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-04-07 2017-04-07 Amanda Peart Feb. 1, 2017, 11:32 p.m.
ZA 2012-01-09 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2012-01-09 Heather Hodgson April 2, 2017, 12:38 p.m.
Monday Reel club 16–01–17 Jan. 13, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
45th Frankfurt Spring Ball 2013 2013-04-20 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 11, 2014, 4:25 p.m.
PW 2017 Saturday Adv Rep Focus - Sue Ronald 2017-07-08 Sue Ronald July 20, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
The Sunday Class Dancing Holiday: Day 1 (Sunday) 2016-09-11 2016-09-11 Sheila Lewins June 22, 2016, 9:48 p.m.
Scone with Jim Lindsay 2017 2017-08-01 Kate Kinnear July 11, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
AGM 2016 Friday 2016-11-04 John Riddet Nov. 3, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
161104 - RSCDS AGM 2016 - Friday (Dance) 2016-11-04 Martina Mueller-Franz May 18, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
FSCDC 19 February 2013 2013-02-19 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 19, 2013, 11:20 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/11/12 Stewart Warrender 2016-11-12 Daniel Hintermann Nov. 8, 2016, 10:53 a.m.
HHK 7 March 2017-03-07 Deborah Leary March 4, 2017, 4:18 a.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 25/03/2017 James coutts 2017-03-25 Daniel Hintermann March 20, 2017, 11:15 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 16 May 2017 2017-05-16 Andrew Locke May 13, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Castle Club with Colin Dewar 180331 2018-03-31 Kate Kinnear March 27, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Peterborough RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2014-11-07 2014-11-07 Sheila Lewins Aug. 25, 2014, 12:43 p.m.
Coupar Angus with Colin Dewar 2016-04-23 Kate Kinnear April 17, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Newcastle Festival Evening Dance 2016 Narhalla Dancers Feb. 11, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
DAA class March 10 2017 - for Theresa - what we did............... 2017-03-10 Sue Ronald March 12, 2017, 1:58 a.m.
2017-02-11 Valentijnsbal Delft 2017-02-11 Truus de Ceuster Jan. 13, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
NewCastle-evening-2013 2013-02-09 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 23, 2014, 1:11 p.m.
Newcastle Festival Evening Dance 2016-02-13 Sally Sutcliffe Feb. 8, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
The Sunday Class St Andrew's Dance 2014.11.30 2014-11-30 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2014, 7:41 p.m.
RSCDS Book 46 2015-09-20 Angelika Schmidkonz Sept. 20, 2015, 8:35 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 3. Mai 2016 (F) 2016-05-03 Anselm Lingnau April 26, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Newcastle festival 2018 2018-02-10 Raphaelle orgeret Feb. 7, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
TSC in Evora 9th March 2018 2018-03-09 Amanda Peart Nov. 23, 2017, 3:36 p.m.
2018-01-06 Trinity Ball 2018-01-06 John Nuttall Dec. 30, 2017, 1:17 p.m.
Newcastle Festival 2018 - Evening Dance (2018-02-10) Angelika Schmidkonz Nov. 8, 2017, 3:43 p.m.
Newark Annual Dance 22 Oct 2016 2016-10-22 John Aitken July 22, 2016, 7:02 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2014-05-17 Annual Ball 2014-05-17 Keith Rose May 8, 2014, 1:18 p.m.

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