This reminds me of the Cumberland Square Eight, an English country dance.
Except the Cumberland Square Eight has a basket. Too bad SCD doesn't have
Chris, New York.
On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 7:27 PM, Rod Downey <Xxx.Xxxxxx@xxx.xxx.xx.xx>wrote:
> > > Hi all, > > One I have used many time for beginners around week 2 or 3 > is the Illabo Rant by Shiela Gradon. It is not exactly > 88 bars but 64 bars (R) done twice. > It is from the very nice collection ``Beyond the Black Stump'' > > 1-8 8 hands round and back > > 9-12 Head couples (ie 1' and 3's) take both hands and slip past each other > (travelling towards and past the other couples place) men's backs passing. > > 13-16 Return to place this time the women's backs pass. > > 17-24 Side couples repeat. > > 25-32 Ladies dance 4 hands across and back and finish facing corners. Etc.