Dance The Calm Before the Storm 954

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

Devised by
Iain Boyd
Intensity
800 880 800 880 = 50% (1 turn), 37% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Set and Rotate (SETROT;2C;)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Steps
  • Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
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The Calm Before the Storm 3/4L · R32

1–
1W, 1M following, Fig8 round 3M+2M (Lsh to 3M), to own places
9–
1c+2c RHA ; LHA
17–
1M, 1W following, Fig8 round 3W+2W (Rsh to 3W), to own places
25–
1c+2c Set&Rotate (= set diagonally | cast 1 place clw ; change place RH with P | chase 1 place clw) (2,1,3)

The Calm Before the Storm 3/4L · R32

1-8
1L followed by partner dances a Fig of 8 round 2M+3M (LSh to 3M to start)
9-16
1s+2s dance RH across & LH back
17-24
1M followed by partner dances a Fig of 8 round 2L+3L (RSh to 3L to start)
25-32
1s+2s Set & Rotate :
Set, rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides (1s in 2nd pl)

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Ho-Ho-Kus SCD class December 13th 2016 Sue Ronald Dec. 11, 2016, 4:38 p.m.
Ottawa Ball - 2014 2014-04-19 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:19 a.m.
GASP - NOV 07 2014 2014-11-07 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:20 a.m.
Oldenburg 2013-04-08 2013-04-08 Sir Toby April 9, 2013, 9:30 a.m.
GASP -November 30 2018 - George Taillefer 2018-11-30 John Bottriell Oct. 16, 2018, 4:14 a.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch March 17 2017 Social 2017-03-17 John Bottriell Feb. 20, 2017, 2:24 a.m.
HoHoKus 5 July 2016-07-05 Deborah Leary July 4, 2016, 2:37 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday December 12th 2016 Sue Ronald Dec. 11, 2016, 12:39 a.m.
Chemnitz 2015-11-07 2015-11-07 Sir Toby Oct. 28, 2015, 11:11 a.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Classes 12/15/2016 2016-12-15 Ellen Sears Dec. 13, 2016, 4:32 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogamany 1992 - 1993 1992-12-31 Andy Peterson Jan. 6, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
2017 Ottawa Branch Annual Ball 2017-04-22 John Bottriell March 22, 2017, 3:41 a.m.
WSCDS 2016 Hogmanay Program (Westchester County, NY) 2016-12-31 Robert Miller Nov. 17, 2016, 11:24 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2007-2008 2007-12-31 Andy Peterson March 31, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
RSCDS Ottwa Branch November 16 2018 Social 2018-11-16 John Bottriell Oct. 8, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch November Social 2018 2018-11-16 Jody Kulas Oct. 15, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
Oldenburg 2014-10-04 Mascha & Markus 2014-10-04 Martin McWilliam Oct. 3, 2014, 8:12 p.m.
Chemnitz_Tuesday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:25 p.m.

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