Dance Geneviève's Jig 2432

Also known as “Genevieve's Jig” (spelling).

Jig · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Martin Sheffield (1982)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music

Geneviève's Jig 4/4L · J32

Note: »Change Under R(L)« means M and W change places Rsh(Lsh) in 2 bars, W giving LH(RH) to M's RH(LH), and dancing under their joined arms.

1--
1c set | change under R ; 1c+2c circle4 L, at end M keep hold of Won L
9--
(Progressive 3c chain:) 1M+2W & 2M+1W change under L | (3c face up) all three M face W and change under R ; repeat L | repeat R (3x,1,2x,4)
17-18
(Arches:) 3c+4c dance in to face each other NHJ while{2} the Side Pairs (1M+2W & 1W+2M) cross NHJ, M side making the arch
19-20
Side Pairs Change Under R while{2} 4c dance up under 3c who dance down making arch
21-22
3c+4c Change Under R while{2} Side Pairs cross (M side making arch)
23-24
Side Pairs Change Under R while{2} 3c dance up under 4c who dance down making arch
25-26
3c+4c Change Under R while{2} Side Pairs set advancing to P (3x,1,2x,4)
27-28
1c+2c ½ RHA while{2} 3c face 4c NHJ and set (3x,2,1x,4)
29-32
1c dance down under 4c making arch and change under to 4pl while{4}
4c dance up to 3pl and set while{4}
2c dance to 1pl under 3c making arch and set while{4}
3c dance down to 2pl and change under (2,3,4,1)

Geneviève's Jig 4/4L · J32

Note: - »Change under« means that the Lady holds partners right/left hand in her left/right hand & dances under their raised arms

1-8
1s set, »change under« to circle 4H all the way round to left with 2s
9-16
1s+2s+3s dance a special Progressive Chain - 1s+2s start by »changing under« on sides then »changing under« on sides with 3s while 2s »change under« across etc. 4 changes to end (3) 1 (2) 4
17-18
3s & 4s (end couples) dance in to face up/down dance while 1s+2s cross (1L+2M dancing under arch made by 1M+2L)
19-20
1s & 2s »change under« on sides while 3s+4s change places up/down dance (4s dancing under arch made by 3s)
21-22
3s & 4s »change under« to other sides while 1s+2s cross (1M+2L dancing under arch made by 1L+2M)
23-24
1s & 2s »change under« on sides while 3s+4s change places up/down dance (3s dancing under arch made by 4s)
25-26
3s & 4s »change under« to other sides while 1s & 2s advance towards partners
27-28
1s+2s dance RH across 1/2 way while 3s & 4s set facing up/down
29-32
All dance the following simultaneously:
(a) 1s dance down under arch made by 4s & »change under« to own sides
(b) 4s dance to 3rd place & set
(c) 2s dance up under arch made by 3s & »change under« to own sides
(d) 3s dance to 2nd place & set

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