Dance The Haggis Tree 2723

Strathspey · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 21)

Devised by
John Drewry (1982)
Intensity
84/88/88/88 = 93% (1 turn), 64% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
This is a "Pastoral", which ...

This is a "Pastoral", which is danced to slow airs with slow strathspey-like steps.

The Haggis Tree 2/4L · S32

1–
1c set and cross RH ; 1c+2c set | all chase one place clw (the M casting)
9–
All set across | all dance »La Baratte« with new P [turn P RH ½ to full arms' length | change back sideways, W passing in front with her back to M, changing hands overhead to LH | turn LH ½ to exchanged places]
17–
All set | dance 1¼ RHA (to 1,2x) | 1c cast off as 2c turn RH ½ moving up (2,1)
25–
All set | CircleL ½; Turn P BH into | CircleL ½ (2,1)

The Haggis Tree 2/4L · S32

1-8
1s set & cross RH, 1s+2s set & 1L+2L cross to other sides while 1M casts down as 2M casts up (to right of other Lady)
9-16
1s+2s set & dance La Baratte :
Men 1/2 turn Lady RH & retains hand but at arm's length from each other
Men retrace steps with Lady turning right under Man's arm briefly into Allemande hold (Man behind Lady facing Ladies original place) & releasing Ladies RH she turns under Mans left arm until almost in original places
Couples change places LH to opposite places
17-24
1s+2s set, dance RH across 1.1/4 times round (4 bars), 1s dance out thru orig place & cast to 2nd place while 2s 1/2 turn RH to end 1st pl own side
25-32
2s+1s set, circle 4H round to left 1/2 way, turn partners 2H, opening out into circle 4H round to left to finish on own sides

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Added on: June 7, 2016, 2:24 p.m.
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Budapest Local Club 19.01.2017 2017-01-19 lldikó Szakolczai Jan. 20, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
Unit 0.5 Jan & Feb 2014 Sue Ronald Jan. 9, 2014, 8:01 p.m.
Oldenburg 2017-01-23 2017-01-23 Judith Kowalczik Jan. 22, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
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170608A 2017-06-08 Michael Däther June 4, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 15.02.2018 2018-02-15 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 15, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
170116 The More Unusual Dance Club 2017-01-16 Peter Dixon Dec. 20, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
Oldenburg 2017-10-11 (Munderloh) 2017-10-11 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 9, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
Lyon Branch mini bal 1er février 2019-02-01 Claire CUNIN Jan. 27, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
CGB Course AGM Oberlethe 2018: Paul Plummer 2018-09-02 Verena Ebling Sept. 4, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
Cologne 2012 Sir Toby Sept. 4, 2012, 8:37 p.m.
SATURDAY 13th APRIL 2019 LYON Raphaelle orgeret Feb. 21, 2019, 1:13 a.m.
Cologne Ball 2012 - A Dancers Picnic 2012-09-22 Anja Breest Sept. 30, 2015, 4:30 p.m.
2017-18 list suggestions Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:12 a.m.
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