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Dance The Hills of Alba 11523

Reel · 32 bars · 4 couples (3x,4x) · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2413)

Devised by
Bob Taylor (2000)
Intensity
8008/8008/8888/8008 = 63% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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The Hills of Alba 4/4L · R32

2 chords; on second chord 3C&4C change sides

1–6
1c&4c Set | cross R | cast in [2c&3c move out]
7–8
1M dances petronella turn between 2c [to face down] while 4M dances petronella turn between 3c [to face up] while 1W+4W turn L ¾ to fin in ctr facing ptrs
9–
1c+4c Reel4 [finish 1M facing up, 4M facing down, W behind their ptrs]
17–
1c+2c & 4c+3c Reels3 across (RS, 1c/4c dancing as one person) [1c&4c fin in ctr ready for …]
25–
1c+4c RH across [to sidelines, 21x43x] ; 1c+4c face up/down, S and change pl LH [241x3x]
The Hills of Alba 4/4L · R32

3s & 4s start on opp sides

1-8
1s & 4s set & cross RH, cast in 1 place & 1M+4M petronella turn into centre while partners turn LH to end BtoB facing partners
9-16
1s+4s dance reel of 4 in centre
17-24
1M followed by partner dance reel of 3 with 2s (RSh to 2L) while 4M followed by partner reel of 3 with 3s (RSh to 3L) & end 2(1)4(3)
25-32
1s+4s dance RH across, 1s+4s set facing & change places RH on sides to end 2 4(1)(3)

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Added on: 2022-08-23 (Murrough Landon)
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Added on: 2014-08-26 (Eric Ferguson)
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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