Dance The Black Leather Jig 8328

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Geoffrey Selling
Intensity
800 888 888 822 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Title is a reverse play ...

Title is a reverse play on all the dances titled reels that are really jigs & strathspeys- this is a jig that is really a reel

Note: Video 2 - for FUN! It was unrehearsed and we were letting our hair down.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Black Leather Jig David Knight, Dan Emery & Dave Wiesler Thistle House Live! CD 6 R32 84:54 36.8 Sleepy Maggie/Tail Toddle/Sandy Duff

The Black Leather Jig 3/4L · R32

1–
1c set | turn RH ; cast off (2c up) | turn LH ¾ to face 3cnr
9–
Opposing Reels3 across, Lsh to 3cnr, at end 1c turn LH to face 1cnr
17–
Opposing Reels3 across, Lsh to 1cnr, at end 1c pass Rsh to face 1cnr
25–
Set »H&G with turns«: 1c set to 1cnr, finish facing P across | turn P RH ¾ to face 2cnr ; set to 2cnr, finish facing P up/dn | turn P RH to (2,1,3),

The Black Leather Jig 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s set, turn RH, cast 1 place & 3/4 turn LH to face 3rd corner
9-16
1s dance LSh reels of 3 across the set (M with 2s & L with 3s) & 1s turn LH to face 1st corner
17-24
1s dance LSh reels of 3 across the set (L with 2s & M with 3s) & 1s pass RSh to end facing 1st corner
25-32
1s set to 1st corner ending 2nd pl opp side, 1s 3/4 turn RH to face 2nd crnr, set to 2nd crnr ending b'tw'n 2s/3s facing prtnr & 3/4 turn to 2nd pl own side

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Peter Price
Added on: Dec. 8, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Peter Price
Added on: Dec. 8, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Quality: Good

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