Dance Ferla Mor 2125

Also known as “The Big Grey Man”.

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

Devised by
John Drewry (1971)
Intensity
800 844 844 844 = 58% (1 turn), 44% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Online Sources
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Ferla Mor 3/4L · R32

1–
1c set | turn RH ½ to 2plx (2c up) ; set | turn RH to finish 1W, with 1M behind her, facing 2M
9–
(1W+1M following)+1cnrs Rsh diagonal Reel3 (finish facing 3M)
17–
(1W+1M following)+2cnrs Rsh diagonal Reel3, on last 2 bars 1c turn LH (to face 1cnrs)
25–
1c turn 1cnr RH, pass P Rsh, turn 2cnr RH, pass Rsh to 2pl own side

Ferla Mor 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s set, 1/2 turn RH to 2nd place opposite sides, set & turn RH to end 1L facing her 1st corner with partner behind her
9-16
1s dance RSh Tandem reel of 3 with 1st corners end facing Ladies 2nd corner
17-24
Repeat with 2nd corners 1s end by turning LH to face own 1st corners
25-32
1s turn 1st corners RH, pass RSh to turn 2nd corners RH & cross RSh to places

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