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 ...

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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Rod Downey
Added on: Nov. 6, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Feb. 12, 2020, 10:38 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Budapest SCD Weekend 2005 - Ball 2005-05-15 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 23, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Berkhamsted Strathspey & Reel Club - Vintage Dance 2017-11-18 Jane Rose July 20, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
GUSCDC 2014 Ball Craig Skinner Feb. 20, 2014, 10:45 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 Jane Rose March 6, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Wedding Ball for Line Farr and Terry Harvey - 1988 1988-11-19 Andy Peterson April 8, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Australian Winter School High impact Raphaelle orgeret April 20, 2018, 8:58 p.m.

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