Ocean Wave

Usage

jargon

related figures: balance
formal parameters: bal, beats

examples

Dance Figure
A 60th Birthday Dance (for Chris Deephouse)
to ocean wave ladles have left in center, partner in right
A Proper Trifle
to ocean wave for 2
Across the Ohio
to ocean wave - ones in the middle, gentlespoons facing down
Apples and Concord Grapes
to ocean wave slide right to ocean wave left hand to New Neighbor
Dr. Whiting's Delight
to ocean wave gents keep right, take left with neighbor, all face...
Expert Bits
to ocean wave for 2 -ladles join RH in center
to ocean wave for 2 - ladles catch LH as they pass by,...
to ocean wave for 0 with gentlespoons right hands
Holiday in the Wood
to ocean wave
Hull's Victory
to ocean wave for 0
March of the Coffee Zombies
to ocean wave for 0 - see below
Mountains in Sunny Windows
to ocean wave for 2 (along set, gents face in, ladies face out)
to ocean wave for 2 (across set, ladies in center)
One Fish, Two Fish, Right and Left Through Fish
to ocean wave with gents catching left in the center
Pecan Pie
to ocean wave for 0
Proper Swingfest II
to ocean wave for 2
Reel Me Across the Ocean
to ocean wave no balance (ladles don't need to catch left hands)
Reel to Reel
to ocean wave (neighbors right, ladles left in middle)
Reel'em In
to ocean wave
Shadrack's Delight
to ocean wave for 0 ladles in middle
Snake Oil Reel
to ocean wave With ladles center
Summer of '84
to ocean wave for 0 - gentlespoons in center
to ocean wave - walk forward to new
Super Robin
to ocean wave , ladles by left hand in center
Swingshot
to ocean wave
The Big Bicep
to ocean wave ladles by the left in the center
Two Waves, Two Ways
to ocean wave
Wave Goodbye to Winter
to ocean wave with next neighbors
Weave Me the Sunshine
to ocean wave for 2
West By Midwest
to ocean wave
You Can Get There From Here
to ocean wave & balance the wave for 4 forward and back

Dances without Ocean Wave

Moves Sharing a Dance with Ocean Wave

allemande

allemande orbit

balance

balance the ring

box circulate

box the gnat

butterfly whirl

California twirl

chain

circle

custom

do si do

down the hall

figure 8

give & take

gyre

hey

long lines

mad robin

meltdown swing

pass by

pass through

petronella

progress

promenade

pull by dancers

right left through

roll away

Rory O'Moore

slice

slide along set

star

star promenade

swing

up the hall