Dance Gypsy Dreams 9862

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

Devised by
Terry Glasspool
Intensity
86 88 88 88 = 96% (1 turn), 67% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
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Extra info
Music: A smooth strathspey for ...

Music: A smooth strathspey for example: »Birks of Invermay« by Tersipchore

Gypsy Dreams 2/4L · S32

1–
1c cross RH and face down | 1c+2c ½ LH turn on the sides ; all chase cclw one place | all turn P ¾ LH into a line across (W BtoB)
9–
Gypsy Poussette, as follows.
9-12
(Box setting) All set R and swivel R ¼ »on the hop« to face away from P, all set L and swivel R ¼. to face in | all set R (M passing BtoB) and swivel R ¼, all set L and do not swivel. Partners finish facing away from each other but are not lined up BtoB.
13-16
(Gypsy turn) All starting to their own R, dance around P halfway and melt into turn ¾ BH to finish facing P in a line across, M in the middle.
17–
Reel4 across the dance. On [24] the M dance ¼around each other, Lsh to Lsh, while the W extend the loops to join P in promhold, all forming a line across, 1c facing up, 2c down.
25–
[25] 1c+2c Promenade ¼ around each other (M staying Lsh to Lsh), into the last 7 bars of the Tournée.

Notes: In [9-12] each C follows the edges of a square:

Gypsy Dreams 2/4L · S32

1-8
1s cross RH & 1/2 turn 2s LH on sides, 2s+1s chase anticl'wise 1 pl & 3/4 turn ptnrs LH into centre to a line of 4 across (Ladies BtoB facing ptnrs)
9-16
All dance Gypsy Poussette :
Box setting:
9 All set to the right turning 1/4 turn to right
10 All set to the left (facing away from partner) & 1/4 turn to right
11 All set to the right (facing partner, Men pass BtoB) & 1/4 turn to right
12 All set to the left (facing away from partner & passing BtoB) & no turn, partners now facing away from each other (but not lined up back to back)
Gypsy turn:
13-14 All cast to right & dance around partners 1/2 way to face partners
15-16 All 3/4 turn partners 2H into a line across, Men back to back in middle
17-24
1s+2s dance reel of 4 across ending in prom hold, 2s facing down & 1s facing up (Men with partner on their right)
25-32
1s+2s wheel round anticlockwise 1/4 way to dance the Tournee :
1s+2s dance into prom hold (Men with prtnr on right, 1s face M's side & 2s L's side), couples 1/2 wheel anticl'wise & Men turn Ladies into middle, both couples turn 1.1/2 times (2s RH, 1s LH) & dance out to places

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