Dance The Bonny Water 11913

Strathspey · 48 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Ruth Rintoul
Intensity
8484 8888 8888 8888 8222 8888 = 86% (1 turn), 86% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music

The Bonny Water 4/4L · S48

1–
All Turn RH ½ and twirl R to opp side ; 1c+3c ½ Fig8 round couple below (1,2x,3,4x)
9–
1c+2c & 3c+4c L-Chain, finish M as at start, W on diagonal facing P
17–
1c+2c & 3c+4c Reels4, finish M as at start, W on sideline beside them
25–
All set | 1c+2c & 3c+4c Petronella in tandem ; Set facing up/dn | Cross RH with person opposite (1,2x,3,4x)
33–
1c cast off as 2c cross up RH | 1c cross down RH as 3c cast up ; 1c cast off to 4plx as 4c cross up | 1c cross RH (2,3,4,1)
41–
2c+3c & 4c+1c Poussette

The Bonny Water 4/4L · S48

1-8
All 1/2 turn & twirl to opposite sides, 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round couple below
9-16
1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Ladies' Chain ending with Ladies passing LSh to face partner
17-24
All dance diag reels of 4 across with Ladies ending besides partner on sides
25-32
All set & 1s+2s also 3s+4s petronella-in-tandem, all set (facing across) & cross RH
33-40
1s cast as 2s cross up RH, 3s cast up as 1s cross down RH, 1s cast down as 4s cross up RH & 1s cross RH
41-48
2s+3s also 4s+1s dance Diamond Poussette
NameDateOwnerLast changed
Possible Scott Marsalis Jan. 20, 2012, 2:06 p.m.
New List Scott Marsalis Jan. 20, 2012, 2:06 p.m.
Twin Cities Grand Ball 2011 2011-04-09 Janet McKernan Sept. 9, 2020, 11:46 p.m.

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