Dance The Quern 5437

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 231)

Devised by
John Bowie Dickson (1993)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey travel
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Dedicated to Wallace Lockhart and ...

Dedicated to Wallace Lockhart and his wife, founder members of the Linlithgow Scottish Country Dance Club on its 10th Anniversary in 1990

The Quern 3/3L · S32

1--
1c & 3c set | turn P RH ¾ ; ½ Reel4 on midline. On [8] 1M+3W turn LH ¾
9--
½ Reel4 across. On [12] 1M+3W turn LH ¾ and face P on midline ; ½ Reel4 on midline
17--
1c & 3c set | turn P BH ¾, 3c to sides, 1c in centre NHJ facing down ; 1c+2c change places EH | 1c+3c change places EH (2x,3x,1x)
25--
Mirror Reels3 on sides, all crossing up RH from bottom, out and up from 2nd place, NHJ from top (2,3,1)

The Quern 3/3L · S32

1-8
1s & 3s set & 3/4 turn RH into middle & dance 1/2 reel of 4 up/down ending with 1M+3L turning LH 3/4 to face 2s (Man facing Lady)
9-16
1M+3L+2s dance 1/2 reel of 4 across & end by turning LH to face partners, 3s+1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 in centre
17-24
1s & 3s set to prtnrs & 3/4 turn 2H to opp side, 1s remain in middle facing down NHJ; 1s+2s change places on sides (1s dance b'tw'n 2s), 1s+3s change places with 3s (3s b'tw'n 1s) (All now on opp sides)
25-32
Reels of 3 on opp sides. Each couple crosses up RH from bottom place (starting with 1s) 3s cast down, 2s dance down NHJ to start. 2 3 1

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