Dance The Maine Medley 2387

Medley · 32 bars (S16+R16) · 2 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 21)

Devised by
Daan Troost (1997)
Intensity
88 88 66 66 = 87% (1 turn), 60% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change, Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music

The Maine Medley 2/4L · M32

Strathspey

1–
All set | turn BH into ; circle4 Left
9–
Slipknot (6 bars »Knot« ; finish with ½ LHA to original places)

Reel

17–
(»Red House Reels«) On M sideline, 2M Lsh reel3 with 1M and 1W who crosses down to the bottom of the reel. At the end, the men loop to change places while 1W returns to 1pl.
25–
On W sideline, 2W Rsh reel3 with 1W and 1M who crosses down to the bottom of the reel. At end, the women loop to change places while 1M returns to 2pl

The Maine Medley 2/4L · M32

Strathspey

1-8
1s & 2s set, turn 2H & open out & circle 4H round
9-16
1s & 2s dance the Slip Knot (usual Knot but end by passing Lady in front & dancing 1/2 LH across back to same places)

Reel

17-24
1s dance reel of 3 on Men's side (1M & 2M pass LSh to start & Lady dances below 2M), Lady ends in own place with Men having changed places
25-32
1s dance reel of 3 on Ladies side (1L & 2L pass RSh to start & Man dances below 2L), 2s end in 1st place & 1s in 2nd place

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