Dance The Alewife and her Barrel 76

Reel · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 21)

Devised by
David Rutherford (1759)
Intensity
80 88 44 66 = 68% (1 turn), 47% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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The Alewife and her Barrel 2/4L · R32

1–
1c cast off | turn RH and face out ; cast up | turn LH
9–
1c+2c set | ½RHA ; set | ½LHA (1,2)
17–
1M+2W set advancing, turn RH, 1M finishes in 2M place (2M up) ; 1W+2M repeat LH, 1W finishing in 2W place (2W up) (2,1)
25–
1M+2W cross RH | 1W+2M repeat ; 1c+2c ½R&L

The Alewife and her Barrel 2/4L · R32

1-8
1s cast 1 place & turn RH, cast up to places & turn LH
9-16
1s+2s set & RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH across 1/2 way to places
17-24
1M+2L set adv & turn RH ending in 2nd places (2M step up), 2M+1L set adv & turn LH & 1L ends in 2nd place (2L steps up)
25-32
1M changes places RH with 2L, 2M changes places RH with 1L, 1s+2s 1/2 R&L

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Feb. 11, 2020, 11:09 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Murrough Landon
Added on: April 2, 2020, 4:39 p.m.
Quality: Good

NameDateOwnerLast changed
November Course 2018 - Kuckucksnest 2018-11-23 Martina Mueller-Franz Nov. 24, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 15. Oktober 2019 (F) 2019-10-15 Anselm Lingnau Sept. 23, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
RSCDS-LA Zoom Class, June 19, 2020 2020-06-19 Tony McQuilkin Sept. 17, 2020, 5:47 a.m.
FSCDC Class 29 October 2019 2019-10-29 Anselm Lingnau Oct. 30, 2019, 1:32 a.m.
Twin Cities Grand Ball 2001 Janet McKernan Sept. 10, 2020, 12:34 a.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 6. Dezember 2019 (MZ) 2019-12-06 Narhalla Dancers Nov. 17, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
2-Couple Dances A - C Meinhard Reiser Feb. 27, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 4. November 2019 (DA) 2019-11-04 OnYourToes Darmstadt Sept. 29, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Chemnitz_Friday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:27 p.m.
Chemnitz_regular SCD Chemnitz July 17, 2021, 7:46 p.m.
Chemnitz_Tuesday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:25 p.m.

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