Dance Anna Holden's Strathspey 159

Strathspey · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
John Drewry (1991)
Intensity
88 88 88 84 = 93% (1 turn), 64% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
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Anna Holden's Strathspey 2/4L · S32

1–
1c+2c RHA (2c face out) ; 1c cross down, while{2} 2c cast up | 1M+2W & 2M+1W Turn ¾ easy hand to line4 across facing down (1c between 2c)
9–
All dance down, on [12] 1c turns in and 2c meets, all NHJ ; 1c+2c dance up | 1c cast off to 2plx, while{2} 2c dance to 1pl (loop is usual)
17–
All set | »petronella in tandem« ; repeat (to 1,2x)
25–
All set | ½ Circle4 Left ; 1c turn BH 1½ to 2pl.

Anna Holden's Strathspey 2/4L · S32

1-8
1s+2s dance RH across, 1s cross down to 2nd pl as 2 cast up then 1M+2L turn LH as 1L+2M turn RH into a line across (1s between 2s) facing down
9-16
1s+2s dance down in line, 1s turn & face up as 2s turn in behind, dance up, 1s casting to 2nd place opp sides as 2s dance to 1st place own sides
17-24
2M+1L also 2L+1M set & Petronella turn-in-tandem into middle, set & Petronella turn-in-tandem to sides
25-32
1s+2s set, circle 4H round 1/2 way; 1s turn 2H 1.1/2 times to 2nd place own side

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