Dance The Meeting of the Waters 4291

Reel · 48 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Iain Boyd
Intensity
880 800 800 844 888 888 = 66% (1 turn), 50% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change, Slip-Step
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"The Meeting of the Waters ...

"The Meeting of the Waters" was devised to commemorate the 1964-65 Summer School held in Wanganui. the 'River City'.

The Meeting of the Waters 3/4L · R48

1–
1c+2c Reel4 across, 1M+2W pass Lsh as 1W/2M cast down/up, finish in places (1W+2M final pass is Rsh)
9–
1c parallel Rsh Fig8 on own side round 2c+3c
17–
1W, followed by 1M, cast off behind 2W, cross down between 3c (2c up) ; cast up round 3M and cross (to 2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c RHA ; 2c+1c LHA
33–
2c+1c+3c parallel Reels3 on the sides (1c Rsh to 3c)
41–
All Circle6 and back

The Meeting of the Waters 3/4L · R48

1-8
1s+2s dance reel of 4 across (1M & 2L pass LSh while 1L & 2M cast), 1L+2M pass RSh at end, 1L ends facing out
9-16
1s dance parallel Figs of 8 round 2s & 3s on own sides (pass 2s RSh to start)
17-24
1L followed by 1M casts round 2L, cross down between 3s, cast up to 2nd place on Men's side & cross to own side as 1M ends Men's side
25-32
1s dance RH across with 3s & LH across with 2s
33-40
2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s giving RSh to 3s to start)
41-48
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

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