Dance The Reverend John MacFarlane 5555

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

Devised by
Gary W Morris (1990)
Intensity
8880 8004 8008 8888 = 65% (1 turn), 66% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
This dance commemorates the 150th ...

This dance commemorates the 150th anniversary of the founding in Wellington of New Zealand's first Scots Church, later known as St. Andrews.

The Reverend John MacFarlane 4/4L · R32

1–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c (1x,2,3)
9–
1c ½ Fig8 round 2c ; 1c (BHJ) slip down to between 3c | set (top foot starting) (2c+3c up, 4c step in)
17–
1c+4c Poussette (2,3,4,1)
25–
2c+3c & 4c+1c RHA ; all C turn LH (3M polite L turn into next repetition).

The Reverend John MacFarlane 4/4L · R32

1-8
1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides ending in partners place
9-16
1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s, meet & dance 4 slip steps down middle to 3rd place & set 2H joined (Man sets to Left, Lady to Right to start) 2s+3s step up, 4s step in bars 15-16.
17-24
1s+4s dance Poussette
25-32
2s+3s & 4s+1s dance RH across once round & turn partner LH

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