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Dance Orcadian Strip the Willow 12071

Orcadian Strip the Willow other/-anyL · J16
1–8
1st couple spin RH.
9-
1st couple work down the opposite line (i.e. of the people of the opposite sex) turning side person LH, partner RH, next side person LH, … [2 bars per turn] When 1st couple reach the bottom, they spin to the end of the phrase, then join the side lines.

A new couple starts every 16 bars.

Source: http://www.scottishdance.net/ceilidh/dances.html#StripTheWillow2

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Orcadian Strip the Willow other/-anyL · J16

Longways set for any number of couples

1-8
1s turn RH (spin or birl)
9-16
1s turn next dancer on opp side LH (2 bars), turn partner in middle RH (2 bars) & continue down lines, turning dancer on opp side then partner in middle until reaching bottom where 1s turn partner to end of phase

New couple starts every 16 bars

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Music changes from traditional to pop (e.g. 500 …

Added on: 2019-05-06 (Amy Nicholls)
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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