Dance The De'el's Awa' Wi' The Exciseman 1584

Jig · 48 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
John W Mitchell
Intensity
8888/8888/8888/6622/7777 = 88% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
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The De'el's Awa' Wi' The Exciseman 4S · J48

1-8
All circle 8H round to left; Men join LH in centre & RH with partner to dance LH across 1/2 way. Men end BtoB facing partners
9-16
1s+3s also 2s+4s dance 3/4 reel of 4 (LH across in centre). End with Men on side opp original pstn & Ladies BtoB facing new partner, 1 place clockwise from original place (1L facing 4M in 2nd place), All clap & set
17-24
Ladies (with new partner on left) dance RH across for 4 steps & open out to circle 8H round to right
25-32
All dance 3/4 Grand Chain (1 bar per hand) Ladies travelling clockwise, Men anticlockwise, to end Ladies in original places & Men 1 place anticlockwise from original places, All clap & set
33-40
Couple in 1st place (2M+1L) dance out through couple in 3rd place, separate & cast into centre; 2M dances RH across with couple in 2nd place while 1L dances LH across with couple in 4th place (2M+1L ending back in 1st place)
41-48
All Ladies cast anticlockwise behind original partner, turn next corner RH & all clap & set (with original partner). End 2 3 4 1

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Burns Night 2019 - Oslo SCDG 2019-01-26 Kristian Vestli Nov. 11, 2018, 1:04 p.m.

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