Dance Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain 10478

Also known as “Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain” (unofficial).

Jig · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 312)

Devised by
Peter Price (1995)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
The dance has been known ...

The dance has been known as "Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain", but that is not in agreement with the original name in the Nutmeg collection.

Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain 3/4L · J32

1-2
1s turn RH 1/2 way moving down to 2pl & face up nhj while 2C dance up to 1pl and face down nhj (2 1x)
3-4
2s+1s set to each other ;
5-8
2C+1C set and cross link - end on sidelines (2x 1 3)
9-16
1s and 3s repeat bars 1-8 (2x 3x 1)
17-24
1s turn RH, cast up 1place (3s down) ; 1s pass Rsh+ face ptnr momentarily, cast R about to face out in 2 pl on opp.side (i.e. a 1/2 Turn+Twirl no hands). (2x 1x 3x)
25-28
1s cast round 1st crnr to meet in middle+pull Rsh back (end back-to-back : 1L face up, 1M face down) while 1corners pass Rsh + curl to face, cast into dia. opp. place;
29-32
1C cast round 4th corner to end in 2pl own sides while 2nd crnrs pass Rsh + curl to face, cast into dia. opp. place.

Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s 1/2 turn RH & 1s+2s set, 1s+2s Set+Link. 2(1)3
9-16
1s 1/2 turn RH & 1s+3s set, 1s+3s Set+Link. 2 3 1
17-24
1s turn RH & cast up 1 place, cross passing RSh & twirl to opposite side
25-32
1s cast round 1st corner into middle, twirl to dance out same end & cast to right round 4th corner pstn while 2L+3L also 2M+3M dance RSh round each other 1/2 way & twirl out to change places
NameDateOwnerLast changed
Potters Pairs Weekend 2017 - Advanced Class 2017-05-06 Cord Walter April 15, 2018, 11:18 p.m.

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