Dance Short and Sweet 6058

See also: Short and Sweet (4/4L, Fordyce: Bruce Fordyce Mem. Coll.), Short and Sweet (4/4L, Rigby: Lindisfarne)

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

Devised by
David Rutherford (1775)
Intensity
800 822 800 844 880 = 50% (1 turn), 37% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Set to Corners (C-SET)
  • Hands across - 4 (HX;4P;)
  • Rights and Lefts (R&L)
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music

Short and Sweet 3/4L · J40

1–
1c set, cast off one ; set, cast back to 1pl
9–
1c dance down the middle {1}, up {1}, cast off to 1cnr (2c up) ; 1c set to 1cnr, set to 2cnr
17–
1c lead down between 3c, cross, cast up between 2c, cast off (to 2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c RHA ; 2c+1c LHA
33–
2c+1c R&L

Short and Sweet 3/4L · J40

1-8
1s set, cast to 2nd place, set & cast back to top
9-16
1s dance down (1 step) & back to top, cast 1 place, set to 1st corners & set to 2nd corners
17-24
1s lead down below 3s, cross RH, cast up on own side, dance up to top & cast to 2nd places
25-32
1s+3s dance RH across, 2s+1s dance LH across
33-40
2s+1s dance R&L

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
RSCDS Richmond (N.Yorks) February social 2018 2018-02-02 Louise Macdougall Jan. 9, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
RSCDS Book 30 2015-09-20 Angelika Schmidkonz Sept. 20, 2015, 12:38 p.m.
Chemnitz, 24.11.2012, Tanzabend 2012-11-24 Thomas Groß Nov. 22, 2012, 1:03 a.m.
DUSCDS 2014 Annual Ball Craig Skinner May 10, 2014, 10:55 a.m.

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