2016-03-14 Louisville

user: Chet Gray

Table of Contents

  1. Woods Hole Jig

  2. Spoot the Dog

  3. The Barn Mixer

  4. Delphiniums and Daisies by Tanya Rotenberg
  5. 3, 33-33 by Steve Zakon-Anderson
  6. Don't Think, Dance

  7. Equivalent Exchange, Aborted

  8. Midwest Folklore by Orace Johnson
  9. 20 Below by Bill Olson

Woods Hole Jig

Spoot the Dog

The Barn Mixer

Delphiniums and Daisies

by: Tanya Rotenberg

introduces moves: allemande, chain, hey, swing, circle

formation: improper

A1 8
neighbors allemande left 1½
ladles chain
A2 16
ladles start a full hey - rights in center, lefts on ends
B1 16
partners long swing
B2 8
circle left 3 places
neighbors allemande right 1½ ⁋

Written in 1985 for the 20th anniversary of her parents' wedding, these being their wedding flowers.

3, 33-33

by: Steve Zakon-Anderson

introduces moves: pull by dancers, box the gnat, long lines, do si do

formation: improper

A1 4
1st neighbors balance & pull by right
2nd neighbors pull by left
3rd neighbors balance & box the gnat
A2 4
3rd neighbors pull by right
2nd neighbors pull by left
1st neighbors swing
B1 8
circle left 3 places
partners swing
B2 8
long lines forward & back
ladles do si do 1½ ⁋

Don't Think, Dance

Equivalent Exchange, Aborted

Midwest Folklore

by: Orace Johnson

This dance is not published.

20 Below

by: Bill Olson

introduces moves: balance, custom

formation: Becket

Nice to start with a couple out at the top because the progression is in A2
Last time thru likewise should start with a couple out at top

A1 8
circle left 3 places to wavy line across, L in cntr
balance wave
move forward to new wavy line (progression) ⁋
A2 8
balance the wave
neighbors swing
B1 8
gentlespoons allemande left 1½
partners start a half hey - rights on ends, lefts in center
B2 16
partners balance & swing (start again with same neighbors)

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