Dance John of Montrose 15219

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 231)

Devised by
Babs Hewinson (2007)
Intensity
840 844 844 888 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Extra info
John of Montrose was written ...

John of Montrose was written for John McKillop ("now" (2007) living in Port Talbot, South Wales) for his 40th birthday last year

John of Montrose 3/3L · S32

1–
1c+2c S&Link »mirrored« for the M : 1M cast, 2M dances up ; ½ Fig8 R between end couple, finish in middle facing 1cnr
9–
1c+1cnrs »set and cast away« (set to cnr | cnrs dance to middle to face own place as middles cast R round each other to the diagonally opposite corner ; repeat from new positions, and 1c face 2cnr
17–
1c+2cnrs repeat [9-16], 1c finish on own side (3x,1,2x)
25–
1c+2c ½ RHA while{2} 3c cross RH | 1c cross LH while{2} 3c+2c change LH on sidelines ; All turn P BH

John of Montrose 3/3L · S32

1-8
1L+2L Set+Link as 1M+2M reverse Set+Link, 1s dance 1/2 figs of 8 (Lady round 2s, Man round 3s) & end facing 1st corners
9-10
1s set to corners
11-12
1s dance RSh round each other into 3rd corner positions while 1st crnr persons turn right about dancing into centre & twirl to face own orig positions
13-14
1s+3rd corner persons set
15-16
1s dance into centre & twirl to face 2nd corners while original 1st corners persons dance RSh round each other into each others original position
17-20
1s+2nd corners repeat bars 9-12
21-22
1s+2nd corner persons set
23-24
1s cast to 2nd place own sides while original 2nd corners persons dance RSh round each other into each others original position. (3) 1 (2)
25-28
3s (at top) cross RH while 1s+2s dance RH across 1/2 way, 3s+2s change places LH on sides while 1s cross RH
29-32
All turn 2H. 2 3 1
NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest Local Club 12.01.2017 2017-01-12 lldikó Szakolczai Jan. 13, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Bonn 2017-01-16 2017-01-16 Eva-Maria Beckmann Jan. 15, 2017, 10:42 a.m.
Bonn 2017-1-30 Uta Hasekamp Jan. 29, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
St Cyrus SCD Club Annual Dance 2019-04-27 Elizabeth Neill Feb. 25, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham - Burns Night Social 2014 Nicola Scott Jan. 5, 2014, 11:46 a.m.

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