Dance The Merry Dancers 4324

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

Devised by
Unknown (1827)
Intensity
800 866 844 866 = 66% (1 turn), 50% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change, Slip-Step
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The Merry Dancers 3/4L · J32

1–
1c turn RH | cast off one place (2c up) ; 1c turn LH | cast off to 3pl (3c up) (2,3,1)
9–
2c+3c+1c circle6 once round to the left {6} 1c lead up to face 1cnrs (3c down)
17–
1c set to and turn corners and face 1cnr
25–
1c Lsh Reels3 with the corners {6}, 1c cross over

TACNotes says 1c NHJ on 15-16; some teachers say RHJ

The Merry Dancers 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s turn RH & cast 1 place (2s step up), 1s turn LH & cast to 3rd place (3s step up)
9-16
2s+3s+1s circle 6H round to left for 6 bars (all end on sides) & 1s lead up to face 1st corners as 3s step down
17-24
1s set to 1st corners & turn 2H, set to 2nd corners & turn 2H, finishing between corners
25-32
1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corners & cross back to 2nd places. 2 1 3

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: June 6, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Susanne Staub
Added on: Dec. 10, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Ilana Steiner
Added on: Aug. 21, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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