Dance A Trip Around Salt Spring 14244

Reel · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 312)

Devised by
Richard Bennett (2009)
Intensity
888 888 808 484 844 = 80% (1 turn), 80% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
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A Trip Around Salt Spring 3/3L · R40

1–
All set | cross RH ; All set | 2c cross RH and face out while{2} 1c+3c turn RH ¾ to midline
9–
»Weasel reel«: All continuously dance ½ Reel4 on the midline, dancers reaching the end cast clw on own side {4} and rejoin the reel at the other end. (2c casts ¼ round clw {2}, dances the ½ reel {4}, and casts clw to 2pl facing in {2}) (1c+3c finish on midline)
17–
1M & 3W, with P following, chase clw round the set to finish (1x,2,3x)
25–
Diag R&L (first R ; then L) (3,2,1)
33–
1c set | cast up one (2c down) ; All turn P RH (3,1,2)

A Trip Around Salt Spring 3/3L · R40

1-8
All set & cross RH, all set & 1s+3s 3/4 turn RH into middle while 2s cross RH
9-16
All dance a Weasel Reel : 1s+3s dance part reel of 4 up/down middle but when reaching either end they dance clockwise to top/bottom to re-enter reel while 2s dance clockwise to replace the dancer leaving the reel & all end where they started
17-24
1M also 3L followed by partners chase round clockwise to end on opposite sides (1)2(3)
25-32
2s dance Diag R&L (M down) to 3 2 1
33-40
1s set & cast up 1 place, all turn RH

Note - (Weasel Reel - Men always reel down middle & dance up Mens side while Ladies always reel up middle & dance down Ladies side)

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Oct. 22, 2012, 5:16 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Murrough Landon
Added on: July 6, 2020, 9 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

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Great fun

Zsofia Jozsef · May 19, 2015, 10:32 p.m.

The Weasel Reel looks great, the dance would be perfect for demonstration as well.

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