Dance The Snake Pass 6161

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

Devised by
Norman Churnside
Intensity
844 800 844 888 = 66% (1 turn), 50% (whole dance)
Formations
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The Snake Pass 3/4L · J32

1–
1c+2c ½R&L ; 1c+3c ½R&L (2x,3x,1)
9–
1c cross RH, cast up (3c down) ; ½ Fig8 down to face 1cnrs
17–
½Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Lsh ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs with fast ½turn LH into
25–
3c+1W & 1M+2c RHA ; Lsh Snake Pass (unwind the RHA, 1c leading, pass other snake Lsh through 2plx and chase cclw to) (2,1,3)

The Snake Pass 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+3s dance 1/2 R&L
9-16
1s cross RH, cast up to 2nd place & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 3s to end facing 1st corner pstns
17-24
1s dance 1/2 reels of 4 with 1st corners & 1/2 reels with 2nd corners ending with quick LH turn. 1L facing 3s at top, 1M facing 2s in 3rd place
25-32
1s dance the Snake: 1s dance RH across (1L with 3s & 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s also 1M followed by 2s pass LSh diagonally across through 2nd place to change ends & loop round to left to end in 2nd place. 2 1 3

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