Dance The Sands of Forvie 11398

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 231)

Devised by
Roy Goldring
Intensity
880 855 855 808 = 70% (1 turn), 71% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
In memory of Margaret Kendall ...

In memory of Margaret Kendall, dancer, teacher and artist. Margeret loved Forvie in Aberdeenshire. This nature reserve has a vast expanse of sand dunes, beneath which lies a village buried in a sandstorm over 400 years ado.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
The Sands of Forvie Muriel Johnstone's Band Vintage Goldring CD 2 S32 33:27 69.0 [S] The Minister o' Birse/J Scott Skinner/Lochgilphead

The Sands of Forvie 3/3L · S32

1–
1c+2c Circle4 L ; set to P | 1c cross down (no hands) and face out while{2} 2c cast up (2,1x 3)
9–
1c turns 1cnr RH | turn P LH ¾ ; 2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA, 1c pass Lsh into
17–
1c turns 2cnr LH | turn P RH ¾ ; 2c+1M & 1W+3c LHA (to 2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c set | 1M+3W cast (down/up) while{2} 1W+3M dance L down/up the middle and curve L into ; 3c+1c Circle4 R (2,3,1)

bars 25-28 are a mirrored »S&Link«

The Sands of Forvie 3/3L · S32

1-8
1s+2s circle 4H to left, set facing in, 1s cross down to 2nd place facing out while 2s cast up
9-16
1s turn 1st corners RH, turn partner LH 3/4 & dance RH across (Lady with 2s & Man with 3s) end passing LSh to face 2nd corners
17-24
1s turn 2nd corners LH, turn partner RH 3/4 & dance LH across (Man with 2s & Lady with 3s) end 2nd place own sides
25-28
1s+3s set, 1L dances down & curves left to 3rd place as 1M casts down to 3rd place while 3L casts up & 3M dances up 1 place
29-32
3s+1s circle 4H round to right
NameDateOwnerLast changed
Tuesday class 13 May 2014 2014-05-13 Nicola Scott May 7, 2014, 2:27 p.m.
SQP_20160910Jersey 2016-03-15 Roland Telle March 15, 2016, 9:40 a.m.
Christmas Ball Münster 2009 2009-12-19 Edwin Werner Nov. 22, 2019, 1:33 p.m.
PW 2019 Lance Ramshaw Charles Liu May 14, 2019, 3:07 a.m.

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