Dance This Cordial Jig 6536
Also known as “Cordial Jig” (unofficial).
Jig · 32 bars · 2 couples · Round the room (Progression: 21)
- Devised by
- Harry C Ways (1993)
- 66/88/88/88 = 94% (whole dance)
- Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
- Published in
- Recommended Music
- Extra info
- A 32 bar jig to ...
A 32 bar jig to open the Tenth Annual Ball of the Scottish Country Dance Society of Washington D.C.
The last 8 bars are danced with the 'new' couple.
The title in the 2nd edition (1993) Bicentennial book of Harry Ways has the title "This Cordial Jig". There are also references to just "Cordial Jig" (see issue 2562). The shorter name is kept as an alias as that is the name currently used by MiniCrib.
This Cordial Jig 2RR · J32
Round the Room 2 facing 2
- All set, Ladies change places RH, all set & Men change places RH
- All dance RH across once round, turn partners RH to end Men back-to-back facing partners
- All dance diagonal RSh reel of 4 Men ending with partner facing next couple
- All dance R&L with new couple