Dance Video Silver Roses (Video 1)

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Silver Roses (M40, Ken Martlew: The Berkhamsted Diamond Collection)
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Truus de Ceuster (May 6, 2014, 9:54 p.m.) – Source: YouTube
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Twice through only, once as Strathspey, once as Reel. The final bars are modified to link to the next dance in the display

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Silver Roses 4S · M40


All W RHA ¾ to face new M ; set | all pairs turn RH
All M LHA ¾ to face new W ; set | all pairs turn LH (all new pairs face P across the set)
2c+4c cross RH with P | both new pairs (W leading) cast ¼ clw outside the set ; dance into centre, the W round the standing pair and the M between them | meet own P and turn BH ½, breaking (M leading) to finish 2c in 1pl and 4c in 3pl (“Tourbillon turns”)
1c+3c (= side pairs) repeat figure (to 2,3,4,1)
Circle8 and back

Dance twice as Strathspey, twice as Reel. In the Reel the Tourbillon turns are danced in skip-change.

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