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Dance The Golden Pheasant 2593

Also known as “The Golden Peasant” (unofficial), “The Tungsten Turkey” (unofficial).

Jig · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Thomas (19C) Wilson
Intensity
888 880 888 844 888 = 86% (1 turn), 65% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra Info
Source: Button & Whitaker: Le Sylphe. An elegant Collection of Twenty four Country dances, the Figures by Mr Wilson for …

Source: Button & Whitaker: Le Sylphe. An elegant Collection of Twenty four Country dances, the Figures by Mr Wilson for the year 1813.

The Golden Pheasant 3/4L · J40
1–
1c+2c+3c G-Chain
9–
1c+2c Poussette
17–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back. 1c ends facing 1cnrs
25–
Set to and turn corners, pass Rsh to face own side for
33–
DTr
The Golden Pheasant 3/4L · J40
1-8
1s+2s+3s dance Grand Chain
9-16
1s+2s dance Poussette. 2 1 3
17-24
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back 1s ending facing 1st corners
25-32
1s set to & turn 1st corners, set to & turn 2nd corners & end in double triangle pstns
33-40
1s dance Double Triangles

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest SCD Weekend 2005 - Ball 2005-05-15 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 23, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Watford & West Herts Scottish Society General Class - 25 November 2021 Thanksgiving [USA] themed 2021-11-25 Stuart Kreloff Nov. 27, 2021, 10:28 a.m.
SGVB Thursday Class 2/8/2024 2024-02-08 Doug Macdonald Feb. 9, 2024, 9:09 a.m.
Spring weekend Ball 2021 2021-03-06 Taisiia Demicheva Jan. 31, 2021, 9:10 p.m.
GUSCDC 2014 Ball Craig Skinner Feb. 20, 2014, 10:45 p.m.
Berkhamsted Strathspey & Reel Club - Vintage Dance 2017-11-18 Jane Rose July 20, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
3rd Frankfurt Spring Ball 1971 1971-05-08 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 6, 2024, 2:45 p.m.
Newcastle 2020 (contest) 2020-02-08 Nicolas Bazille Nov. 27, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Summer Dance Erlangen 2013 Thomas Groß July 2, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
RSCDS Book 16 Ward Fleri Jan. 21, 2022, 7:02 a.m.
RSCDS Book 16 Jane Rose March 6, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Dances Taught at Pinewoods 2022 Lydia Hedge July 29, 2022, 1:43 a.m.
Wedding Ball for Line Farr and Terry Harvey - 1988 1988-11-19 Andy Peterson March 8, 2024, 5:12 a.m.
HHK Experienced 11 October 2022 2022-10-11 Deborah Leary Oct. 9, 2022, 7:16 p.m.
Miltonduff Rally dances 2024-02-13 William Legge Feb. 7, 2024, 8:15 p.m.

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