Dance The Ghost and Mary Jo 18772

Jig · 32 bars · 5 persons · Other   (Progression: Other)

Devised by
Sue McKinnell (2014)
Intensity
800/880/844/620 = 57% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Online Sources
Extra info
Mary Jo asked for a ...

Mary Jo asked for a dance with a permanent ghost for when there are only 5 people for dancing and this is what I came up with.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
6 x 32 Jigs Green Ginger Miss Ogilvie's Fancy CD 14 J32 63:39 36.5 [S] The Grey Buck/The Heights of the Alma/Duntulm

The Ghost and Mary Jo 5p · J32

1--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; set | turn P LH into 1M with 1W just behind facing 2W
9--
1M+1W following Rsh Reel3 across with 2c, in last loop change lead into 1W with 1M just behind facing 3M
17--
1W+1M following Rsh Reel3 on side with 2M+3M, at end 1c dance into 2pl own side (1,2,3M)
25--
1c turn P LH ; All set | 1M casts off (3M up) (2c, 3M+1W, 1M)

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2019-12-16 2019-12-16 Cord Walter Dec. 16, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2019-06-24 2019-06-24 Cord Walter June 24, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2020-03-02 2020-03-02 Cord Walter March 6, 2020, midnight
Chiswick - 6 September 2020 (orig) 2020-09-06 James Wilson Sept. 7, 2020, 11:38 a.m.
Chiswick - 20 September 2020 (orig) 2020-09-20 James Wilson Sept. 20, 2020, 8:58 p.m.
Chiswick - 27 September 2020 2020-09-20 James Wilson Sept. 26, 2020, 8:20 a.m.
Chiswick - 13 September 2020 (orig) 2020-09-13 James Wilson Sept. 15, 2020, 7:42 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 2-6-7 etc. Paare Cord Walter Nov. 9, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2020 2020-01-01 Cord Walter Jan. 6, 2020, 10:47 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2019 2019-01-01 Cord Walter April 8, 2019, 12:01 a.m.

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Fun for Five

Angelika Schmidkonz · Sept. 9, 2020, 1:53 p.m.

A fun dance for two and a half couples which also works very well without giving hands during the turns. While our dancers enjoyed this dance very much, they thought changing bars 29+30 with bars 31+32 would give it a better flow.

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