Dance Gypsy Dreams 9862

Strathspey · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Terry Glasspool
Intensity
86 88 88 88 = 96% (1 turn), 67% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Reel of four - across (REEL;ACROSS;R4;)
  • Tournee (TOURN)
  • 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
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Online Sources

Gypsy Dreams 2/4L · S32

1–
1c cross RH and face down | 1c+2c ½ LH turn on the sides ; all chase cclw one place | all turn P ¾ LH into a line across (W BtoB)
9–
Gypsy Poussette, as follows.
9-12
(Box setting) All set R and swivel R ¼ »on the hop« to face away from P, all set L and swivel R ¼. to face in | all set R (M passing BtoB) and swivel R ¼, all set L and do not swivel. Partners finish facing away from each other but are not lined up BtoB.
13-16
(Gypsy turn) All starting to their own R, dance around P halfway and melt into turn ¾ BH to finish facing P in a line across, M in the middle.
17–
Reel4 across the dance. On [24] the M dance ¼around each other, Lsh to Lsh, while{} the W extend the loops to join P in promhold, all forming a line across, 1c facing up, 2c down.
25–
[25] 1c+2c Promenade ¼ around each other (M staying Lsh to Lsh), into the last 7 bars of the Tournée.

Notes: In [9-12] each C follows the edges of a square:
Music: A smooth strathspey for example: »Birks of Invermay« by Tersipchore

Gypsy Dreams 2/4L · S32

1-8
1s cross RH & 1/2 turn 2s LH on sides, 2s+1s chase anticl'wise 1 pl & 3/4 turn ptnrs LH into centre to a line of 4 across (Ladies BtoB facing ptnrs)
9-16
All dance Gypsy Poussette :
Box setting:
9 All set to the right turning 1/4 turn to right
10 All set to the left (facing away from partner) & 1/4 turn to right
11 All set to the right (facing partner, Men pass BtoB) & 1/4 turn to right
12 All set to the left (facing away from partner & passing BtoB) & no turn, partners now facing away from each other (but not lined up back to back)
Gypsy turn:
13-14 All cast to right & dance around partners 1/2 way to face partners
15-16 All 3/4 turn partners 2H into a line across, Men back to back in middle
17-24
1s+2s dance reel of 4 across ending in prom hold, 2s facing down & 1s facing up (Men with partner on their right)
25-32
1s+2s wheel round anticlockwise 1/4 way to dance the Tournee :
1s+2s dance into prom hold (Men with prtnr on right, 1s face M's side & 2s L's side), couples 1/2 wheel anticl'wise & Men turn Ladies into middle, both couples turn 1.1/2 times (2s RH, 1s LH) & dance out to places

Sorry, this browser doesn't seem to do SVG graphics :^(

dhJDGoPcWH8

YouTube Automatic Downloader
Added on: Dec. 17, 2012, 3:18 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

GH2yo_P_bV0

YouTube Automatic Downloader
Added on: Dec. 17, 2012, 3:18 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

ld8Cvsi4L-Q

YouTube Automatic Downloader
Added on: Aug. 18, 2013, 12:55 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

bt5CQlrLTWw

Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: March 19, 2019, 1:32 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

rFBUTNxL42c

YouTube Automatic Downloader
Added on: Aug. 18, 2013, 12:55 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

ODby-tgPUts

Eric Ferguson
Added on: Aug. 18, 2014, 8:01 a.m.
Quality: Animation

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest 2013 Ball - Dances Taught 2014-04-26 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 23, 2014, 1:12 p.m.
Delmenhorst 2016-06-28 Judith Kowalczik June 25, 2016, 4:57 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2013-11-11 2013-11-11 Cord Walter July 7, 2014, 6:35 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 11.02.2014 2014-02-11 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 12, 2014, 3:07 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-07-25 2016-07-25 David Quarrie Aug. 9, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Oldenburg 2015-06-29 Judith Kowalczik June 29, 2015, 5:41 p.m.
Münster 02.03.2017 2017-03-02 Anika Rost March 3, 2017, 7:53 a.m.
Hamburg Class 2017-02-02 2017-02-02 David Quarrie Feb. 10, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
SCD Nürnberg (2017-01-16) 2017-01-16 Roland Ritthaler Jan. 24, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
SCD Nürnberg (2017-01-02) 2017-01-02 Roland Ritthaler Jan. 8, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2013-11-18 2013-11-18 Cord Walter July 7, 2014, 6:35 p.m.
Fete_de_la_Musique-Chemnitz-2016 2016-06-21 Thomas Groß June 15, 2016, 1:01 p.m.
ZA 2016-12-10 Lynfrae End-of year Party (ordered) 2016-12-10 Heather Hodgson Dec. 7, 2016, 9:29 a.m.
2015 Burns Night 2015-01-31 Benjamin Bohl Jan. 6, 2015, 11:48 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 18.04.2019 2019-04-18 lldikó Szakolczai April 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 28.02.2019 2019-02-28 lldikó Szakolczai March 1, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Oldenburg 2018-11-07 2018-11-07 Sir Toby Nov. 8, 2018, 10:04 a.m.
Tamburin Stuttgart Mittwoch Class 2018-10-24 Meinhard Reiser May 10, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
Munderloh 2017-06-07 2017-06-07 Judith Kowalczik June 6, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
AllsFaireDem2015 Rachel Pusey June 20, 2015, 6:49 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2016-07-07 2016-07-07 David Quarrie Sept. 8, 2016, 3:10 p.m.
Oldenburg 2016-07-18 2016-07-18 Judith Kowalczik Oct. 9, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
170213 Nürnberg 2017-02-13 Annette Lotz July 23, 2017, 10:48 a.m.
170909/10 HG Games Stuttgart 2017-09-09 Meinhard Reiser July 26, 2017, 4:21 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 27.09.2018 2018-09-27 lldikó Szakolczai Sept. 27, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2019-05-09 2019-05-09 David Quarrie May 10, 2019, 10:16 a.m.
180922 - 25th Anniversary Ball Münster 2018-09-22 Martina Mueller-Franz Sept. 7, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Muenster_25years_2018 2018-09-22 Verl Girl Aug. 26, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
San Jose Class - 2018 Oct 22 2018-10-22 Rachel Pusey Nov. 3, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
170424 Nürnberg 2017-04-24 Annette Lotz July 23, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
Heidelberg Ball 2013-05-11 2013-05-11 Anselm Lingnau May 7, 2013, 4:33 p.m.
150926 Autumn Dance 2015-09-26 Meinhard Reiser Sept. 10, 2015, 9:50 a.m.
Siófok Dance Weekend 2019 Saturday Morning 2019-05-18 lldikó Szakolczai May 22, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Orange County Christmas Ball 2018 2018-12-08 Ward Fleri Sept. 23, 2018, 3:24 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 13.09.2018 2018-09-13 lldikó Szakolczai Sept. 14, 2018, 9:39 a.m.
valentine Barbara Youngman Jan. 20, 2012, 2:06 p.m.
Berlin Ball 1 Dec 2012 2012-12-01 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 30, 2012, 5:32 p.m.
2. Northern Get Together Neugraben 2016-07-30 Riekje O. July 15, 2016, 10:02 a.m.
Oldenburg 2013-05-06 2013-05-06 Judith Kowalczik May 12, 2013, 4:05 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 08.11.2018 2018-11-08 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 8, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
FSCDC 18 December 2012 2012-12-18 Anselm Lingnau Dec. 19, 2012, 2:16 p.m.
Oldenburg 2019-05-13 - preliminary 2019-05-13 David Quarrie May 12, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Znojmo - Saturday dance 2018-09-29 Judit Kerner Aug. 16, 2018, 12:47 p.m.
Dark Arts 1dec 2017 2017-12-01 Deborah Leary Nov. 29, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
2017-05-20 NS 70th 2017-05-20 John Nuttall May 13, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
White Rose Afternoon 2018 2018-07-14 Catherine Livsey Jan. 10, 2018, 11:32 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 23.05.2019 2019-05-23 Zoltán Gräff May 23, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Matlock 2015 - workshops Truus de Ceuster Oct. 13, 2016, 12:51 a.m.
White Rose 2018 2018-07-14 Louise Macdougall May 20, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
RSCDS Leicester Class - 31 May 2018 2018-05-31 Margaret Spence May 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
New Scotland 2019-05-18 Nameless Dancer May 18, 2019, 12:10 a.m.
2018 Asilomar Weekend - Saturday Kim McGarrity Memorial Ball 2018-10-27 Asilomar Weekend March 26, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
North German Social 2017-02-25 2017-02-25 David Quarrie June 24, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Bristol 2018 voted Medley's & Strathspeys Margaret Chambers Dec. 12, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
ZA 2015-12-05 Lynfrae End-of-year Party 2015-12-05 Heather Hodgson Nov. 26, 2015, 11:48 a.m.
Saint-Petersburg classes with Catherine Livsey - Social Dancing 2017-02-25 Ekaterina Iarmarkina Jan. 31, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
FSCDC 20 November 2012 2012-11-20 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 20, 2012, 4:48 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 22.11.2018 - mini ball 2018-11-22 Zoltán Gräff Nov. 19, 2018, 11:52 a.m.
KMMB 2018 working list Rachel Pusey Feb. 4, 2018, 1:53 a.m.
Dunsmuir Scottish Dancers Hogmanay Party 2018-12-31 Andy Peterson Dec. 31, 2018, 10 p.m.
171111 Autumn Special (Sockahopf) 2017-11-11 Meinhard Reiser Sept. 4, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
Voronezh Spring Ball 2016-04-09 Anton Korobeynikov Feb. 24, 2016, 12:26 p.m.
141114 Lyon 2014-11-14 Hervé Raymond Nov. 13, 2014, 5:08 p.m.
Santa Rosa Youth Workshop Ball 2017 2017-05-20 Rachel Pusey April 24, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
Budapest 2019 Friday 2019-05-31 Judit Kerner April 14, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
ZA 2015-02-16 Fish Hoek Love to Dance Class 2015-02-16 Heather Hodgson March 24, 2015, 11:45 a.m.
140906 Farewell to 49 2014-09-06 Martina Mueller-Franz Aug. 25, 2014, 4:14 p.m.
Home for the Holidays Ball 2018-12-21 Andy Peterson Dec. 22, 2018, 6:40 p.m.
Münster Christmas Ball 2008 - Sweet Sixteen 2008-12-20 Cord Walter May 23, 2015, 11:13 p.m.
170625 Denkendorf Schlehenfest 2017-06-25 Meinhard Reiser March 23, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
ZA 2015-12-05 Lynfrae End-of-year Party ordered 2015-12-05 Heather Hodgson Dec. 1, 2015, 12:09 p.m.
ZA 2016-02-01 Fish Hoek Love to Dance Class 2016-02-01 Heather Hodgson Jan. 29, 2016, 3:48 p.m.
Bracknell 2015-09-26 Start of Season Dance 2015-09-26 David McQuillan Aug. 31, 2015, 1:05 p.m.
2018-02-17 NS Annual 2018-02-17 John Nuttall Feb. 14, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Bristol 2017 New Season Dance 2017-10-14 Margaret Chambers June 22, 2017, 11:43 a.m.
SQP_20170908Jersey 2017-04-10 Roland Telle April 10, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Pawling 2016 - Dances taught Sue Ronald May 27, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
YWW Ball 2018 2018-05-27 Kristi Closser Feb. 12, 2018, 5:13 a.m.
List Submissions 2019-20 Nameless Dancer Feb. 16, 2019, 3:31 a.m.
140329 Duisburg Kloster Dance 2014 2014-03-29 Martina Mueller-Franz Feb. 17, 2014, 10:41 a.m.
Oldenburg 2016-12-31 Hogmanay 2016-12-31 Martin McWilliam March 4, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
17 10 28 Brighton Branch Halloween 2017-10-28 Chris Pratt June 19, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Becs-bal-2014 2014-06-07 Zoltán Gräff April 28, 2015, 9:27 p.m.
ZA 2013-11-30 Lynfrae End-of-year party 2013-11-30 Heather Hodgson Nov. 30, 2013, 3:39 p.m.
Spring dancing 2019-04-14 Taisiia Demicheva April 10, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
ZA 2016 Heather's Core dances for teaching Heather Hodgson Dec. 14, 2015, 1:31 p.m.
ZA 2017 Heather's Core dances for teaching Heather Hodgson March 23, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
Chemnitz_Friday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:27 p.m.
SCD Strathspey (Longway 3+4) Marc Hagebölling March 18, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
ZA 2015 CelticCritters Examples for Cribs Diagrams Workshop Heather Hodgson Oct. 16, 2015, 1:48 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2013 Cord Walter Jan. 20, 2014, 11:20 p.m.
Tamburin Stuttgart Mittwoch Class 2018-10-24 Meinhard Reiser May 10, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2003 - 2013 Cord Walter May 19, 2014, 11:25 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 4 Paare Cord Walter Oct. 19, 2015, 11:32 p.m.

SCDDB User Ratings

4.3 stars average (8 votes)
. 5 votes (63%)
. 1 vote (13%)
. 1 vote (13%)
. 1 vote (13%)
. 0 votes
. 0 votes

This dance ranks 14th out of 1258 rated dances in the database. (More info.)

Rate this Dance

Sign in to rate this dance!

User Reviews

Sign in to review this dance!