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Dance Tom's Friends 7980

Strathspey · 96 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: OnceOnly)

Devised by
Roy Goldring
8080/8080/0808/0808/4444/4444/4444/4444/8484/4848/8888/8888 = 62% (whole dance)
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
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Dedicated to the memory of Tom Steele who died in December 1992.

Dedicated to the memory of Tom Steele who died in December 1992.

Tom's Friends 4S · S96
1s+3s 3/4 turn RH, Ladies pass LSh into reel of 4 & Men end back-to-back facing partners
1s+3s set, turn 2H into circle for 4H round to left ending in original places
2s+4s repeat bars 1-16
All Ladies dance in (1 step), cast round partner RSh, dance clockwise, round next Man RSh to end in opposite places
Men repeat but dancing anticlockwise
Ladies repeat & Men repeat back to original places
1s+3s Adv+Ret & turn corners with nearer hand 1.1/2 times
Couples at top & bottom (2s+4s) Adv+Ret & turn corners 1.1/2 times to face own partners
All set to partners, petronella turn, set & turn RH into prom hold facing anticlockwise
All Promenade round & turn partners into centre for bow & curtsey

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Beautiful dancing but the choreography is heavily modified …

Added on: 2012-12-17 (YouTube Automatic Downloader)
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Roy Goldring dances 2017-12-23 Atsuko Clement Dec. 23, 2017, 4:23 p.m.

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