Dance The Ladies of Dunse 3577

Reel · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

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Intensity
800 080 880 808 822 = 50% (1 turn), 47% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
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Extra info
The town of Duns (modern ...

The town of Duns (modern spelling) is in the Scottish borders, south-east of Edinburgh. The tune is »The Duchess of Buccleuch« (Buck-LOO), but Buccleuch is near Selkirk, which is quite a distance from Duns.

The Ladies of Dunse 3/4L · R40

1–
1c lead down the middle and up {6}, cast off (2c up)
9–
2c repeat (1,2,3)
17–
2c (1c following) cross down into a Fig8 round 3c, to finish (2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c R&L, finish facing 1cnrs (1M has no polite turn)
33–
1c set to 1cnr, to 2cnr, pulling Rsh back to sideline facing P ; turn RH 1½ to (2,1,3).

The Ladies of Dunse 3/4L · R40

1-8
1s lead down the middle for 3 steps, back to top & cast to 2nd place
9-16
2s repeat 1- 8
17-24
2s followed by 1s dance full Fig of 8 round 3s, 2s dancing up to 1st place
25-32
1s+3s dance R&L 1s end facing 1st corners
33-40
1s set to 1st corners, set to 2nd corners, pull back RSh to end on sides between corners & turn partner RH 1.1/2 times 2 1 3

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Feb. 12, 2013, 1:28 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Ilana Steiner
Added on: May 26, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
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