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Dance A Castle in the Air 11375

Reel · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Minnie Bänninger (2002)
Intensity
80 88 88 88 = 87% (1 turn), 60% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClip
A Castle in the Air Iain MacPhail and his Scottish Dance Band Book 43 CD 13 R32 84:32 34.0
A Castle in the Air 2/4L · R32
1–
1c turn RH ; Turn LH
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 across, to start 1c cross down, 2c dance up
17–
1c+2c Turn P RH ¾ and face P up/dn holding RH | set ; dance to opposite sides & swivel R | set (1x,2x)
25–
“Spiral Progression” [1M+2W turn RH to join LH with P | BiL on 1diag , on 2nd PdB 1W+2M swivel L to face clw, NHJ with P ; line turns ¼ clw | “outers” (1W+2M) dance to next place while{2} “inners” (1M+2W) continue turn to finish opposite P (2,1)
A Castle in the Air 2/4L · R32
1-8
1s turn RH & LH
9-16
1s+2s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down while 2s dance up)
17-24
1s & 2s 3/4 turn RH into line up/down & retaining hands set to partner, dance out to opposite sides, pull back RSh & set
25-32
“Spiral Progression”: 1M+2L turn RH to give LH to prtnr & Bal-in-Line, on 2nd setting step 1L & 2M turn left about (face clockwise) & 1s+2s in diag line rotate 1/4 way clockwise. 1L & 2M drop hands & dance to next pstn on sidelines while 1M+2L continue turning RH to end 2 1

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