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Dance A Special Occasion 15306

See also: A Special Occasion (R40, 3/4L, Clark: Corberry Collection II)

Reel · 48 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 312)

Devised by
John Brenchley (2011)
800/888/844/888/888/844 = 58% (whole dance)
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
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A Special Occasion Marian Anderson and her Band The Other Kangaroo Paw CD 3 R48 32:53 38.4
A Special Occasion 3/3L · R48
1c set | dance down (2c up) ; cast up round 3c to 2pl | pass LSh to face 1cnrs
Dance to Corners and Set. On [20] 1c finish on midline RSh to P facing own sides
1c dance RSh round 3cnrs[pos] into lines3 across facing 2cnrs[pos]
Reels3 across, 1c LSh to 2cnrs[pos]
Reels3 on sides, 1c RSh to 1cnrs[pos]. 1c finish 1M between 3c & 1W between 2c facing P
1c change places LH | dance LSh round 1cnrs[pos] ; all set | cross RH (3,1,2)
A Special Occasion 3/3L · R48

1s set, dance down below 3s, cast up to 2nd place, pass LSh to face 1st corners (2s step up 3-4)


Dance to Corners & Set: (12 bars)

Couple in middle change places with corners passing RSh, corners pass RSh in middle with a 1/4 turn to right to face next corner while supporting corners set (2 bars). Repeat 5 more times to end with corners in diagonally opposite place and 1s meet again in middle RSh to RSh facing own sides


1s dance out through 2nd place, cast to Right to finish 1M between 3s (1st place) facing 3M, 1L between 2s (3rd place) facing 2L


1s dance LSh reels of 3 across


1s dance RSh reels of 3 on opp sides, 1L+3L also 1M+2M pass RSh to start. End 1M between 3s (1st place), 1L between 2s (3rd place)


1s change places giving LH, cast to Left to 2nd place opp sides. All set, all cross RH. End 3 1 2

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Added on: 2019-12-26 (Zoltán Gräff)
Quality: Demonstration quality

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IdSubjectDateSubmitterAssigned toPriorityDisposition
3267 Second online source invalid Sept. 16, 2023, 10:50 p.m. Iain Boyd Roland Telle Normal Fixed