Dance The Gallant Weaver 2383

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

Devised by
Hugh Foss
Intensity
800/844/888/844 = 50% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music

The Gallant Weaver 3/4L · R32

1--
1c set | cross RH ; cast off (2c up) | cross LH and face out (2,1,3)
9--
2c+3c RHA while{4} 1c chase cclw half round ; 1c set advancing | 1c turn BH to (2,1x,3)
17--
1c 1/2 Fig8 L (cross out the end and cast R) while{4} 2c+3c set diagonally and dance to next position on the R ; repeat figure (3x,1x,2x)
25--
1c repeat [17-20] while{4} corners chase two positions cclw (2cnrs pass in front of 1c, 1cnrs behind) ; 1c set advancing | turn BH (2,1,3)

The Gallant Weaver 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s set, cross RH, cast (2s step up), cross LH & remain facing out
9-12
2s+3s dance RH across while 1s dance anticlockwise around them 1/2 way to 2nd place opp. sides 2 (1) 3
13-16
1s set advancing & turn 2H once round
17-20
1M dances down, 1L up, out of ends, cast to Right while 2s+3s set to diag. opp. corner & dance to corner on their right
21-24
1M dances up, 1L down, all repeat bars 17-20
25-28
Repeat bars 17-20 but corners do not set; instead they dance 2 corner places to Right
29-32
1s set advancing, turn RH once round to 2nd place own sides 2 1 3

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 7 October Andrew Locke Oct. 5, 2014, 9:39 p.m.
Dances to Song Tunes - Fifteen Scottish Country Dances by Hugh Foss 2015-09-20 Angelika Schmidkonz Sept. 20, 2015, 9:15 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral Tuesday Class 21-10-2014 2014-10-21 David Haynes Oct. 18, 2014, 5:16 p.m.

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