Dance Farewell to the Highlands 9811

Strathspey · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Alan Davis
Intensity
8888 8888 8440 8448 = 81% (1 turn), 81% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music

Farewell to the Highlands 4/4L · S32

1–
All set | cross RH ; chase clw half round (4,3,2,1)
9–
4c+3c & 2c+1c RHA ; ½Reel4 on the sidelines
17–
1M+2W cross RH and set while{4} 1W+2M set and cross RH ; 1M+3M cross RH and set while{4} 1W+3W set and cross RH
25–
1M+4W cross RH and set while{4} 1W+4M set and cross RH ; 2c+3c+4c+1c turn BH 1½ (2,3,4,1)

Note: the crossings [17-28] all start with 1M crossing, 1W setting

Farewell to the Highlands 4/4L · S32

1-8
All set & cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way
9-16
4s+3s also 2s+1s dance RH across & dance 1/2 reel of 4 on sides
17-24
1M+2L cross RH & set while partners set & cross RH, 1M+3M cross RH & set while partners set & cross RH
25-32
1M+4L cross RH & set while partners set & cross RH, all turn 2H 1.1/2 times to end 2 3 4 1
NameDateOwnerLast changed
Cumnor Scottish Dancing 2:pm 1st June Cumnor Village Hall OX2 9QF 2022-06-01 Cumnor Scottish May 22, 2022, 11:11 p.m.
Cumnor Class 1 June 2022 2022-06-01 Sandra McLevy May 31, 2022, 5:14 p.m.
Nice and Easy Plus Penrith Scottish Country Dance Club 2019-07-06 Andreas Lindholm April 19, 2020, 5:55 p.m.
16-10-15 Eindhoven Ball 2016-10-15 Truus de Ceuster Aug. 26, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
Northwich Highland Ball - Sat 13 Feb 2016 2016-02-13 Christine Grove Nov. 15, 2015, 2:26 p.m.

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