Dance A Trip to the Drakensberg 6734

Jig · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Barbara J. Rendle-Braime
Intensity
800 880 844 888 888 = 73% (1 turn), 55% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
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A Trip to the Drakensberg 3/4L · J40

1–
1c set, cast off 2 places, dance up to the top, 2c step in on 7-8
9–
1c+2c Poussette, 1c set adv on [15-16] to face 1cnrs
17–
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Lsh ; 1c ½Reel4 with 2cnrs, finishing 2plx, (to 3x,1x,2x)
25–
3M+1M+2M Petronella Turn onto centre line | set while{4} 3W+1W+2W set | Petronella Turn to face partners ; 3c+1c+2c turn ¾ RH into
33–
3c+1c+2c Allemande (2,1,3)

A Trip to the Drakensberg 3/4L · J40

1-8
1s set, cast 2 places & dance up to top (end with 2s stepping in below 1s)
9-16
1s+2s dance Poussette (end with 1s facing 1st corners)
17-24
1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass LSh & dance 1/2 reel with 2nd corners (1s end 2nd place opposite side)
25-32
3M+1M+2M petronella turn into centre & set while 3L+1L+2L set & petronella turn into centre, all turn partners RH (end in Allemande hold)
33-40
3s+1s+2s dance Allemande

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