Dance The Torry Quine 6657

Reel · 88 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: OnceOnly)

Devised by
Marlene Northrop
Intensity
4444 8888 4242 8888 4444 8888 2424 8888 6666 6666 16 16 16 16 8888 = 93% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Extra info
A Torry Quine is a ...

A Torry Quine is a young girl from the Torry area of Aberdeen.

The Torry Quine 4S · R88

1-4
1c+3c set | and cast clw to 2pl/4pl facing in, while{4} 2c+4c advance NHJ (skip change) | set facing centre swiveling R to face side, (to 1,2,4,3 across dance).
5-12
Reels4 across
13-16
1c+2c & 3c+4c ½ LHA | 1c+3c ¾ RHA to original places, but having changed places with P.
17–
½ G-Chain, 2 steps per hand
25-48
Repeat 1-24 with 2nd and 4th Cs leading
49–
All W ½ LHA, turn opposite man RH, ½ LHA, turn P ½ to put men in centre
57–
Men repeat. Finish with W facing out
65-80
Schiehallion reels.
81–
Circle8 and back.

The Torry Quine 4S · R88

1-4
1s+3s set, cast & dance clockwise round to 2nd/4th places while 2s+4s advance into centre, set & turn about to face 1s/3s
5-12
All dance RSh reels of 4 across dance
13-16
1s+2s also 3s+4s dance LH across 1/2 way, 1s+3s dance RH across 3/4 way to partners place
17-24
All dance Grand Chain (start RH with partner)
25-48
Repeat bars 1-24 with 2s+4s setting & 1s+3s advancing
49-56
Ladies dance RH across 1/2 way, turn opposite Man RH, Ladies dance LH across 1/2 way & turn partner RH into centre
57-64
Men repeat bars 49-56 to places
65-80
All dance full Schiehallion Reel back to places
81-88
All circle 8H round & back

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