Dance Chasing the Eclipse 14738

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 312)

Devised by
Sandy Gallamore (2013)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
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Devised for Mike and Eilean ...

Devised for Mike and Eilean Yates, formerly of Shelby North Carolina, in February, 2013. The Yates' have been a pillar of dancing in the Carolinas for decades and also been involved in the dancing at the Loch Norman Highland Games almost since the beginning.

Beyond dancing, Mike's passion for viewing solar eclipses have taken them all over the world. You can detect that in the Promenade Chain progression (thanks, Mary!)

Chasing the Eclipse 3/3L · S32

1-8
1C set, dance NH down the center + cast up to 2pl & cross to face 1crnr.
9-16
Reel 3 on sides - 1C pass 1crnr Rsh to begin.
17-24
1C+1crnr set , 1C spiral Rsh rnd ptnr to face 2crnr ; 1C+2crnr set , 1C spiral Rsh to face out 2pl own side.
25-32
All dance Chaperoned Chain Progression. End 3 1 2.

Chasing the Eclipse 3/3L · S32

1-8
1s set, dance down below 3s (2s step up), cast up to 2nd place, pass LSh to face 1st corners
9-16
1s dance RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides, 1s end facing 1st corners
17-24
1s set to 1st corners, dance 3/4 round partner by RSh, 1s set to 2nd corners, dance round partner to own side, face out,
25-32
Promenade (Chaperoned) Chain progression:
25-26 2s & 3s 3/4 turn partner RH into middle while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round the set picking up 2L/3M …
27-30 who promenade 1/2 way clockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn LH 1.1/2.
31-32 2s & 3s turn partner RH 3/4 to own sides while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round to end in 2nd place. 3 1 2

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