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· 15 Feb 2012 16:41:04
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Although "half turn and twirl" it is one of the non-society formations
listed and explained on the RSCDS website.
From: Anselm Lingnau [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: 15 February 2012 14:42
Subject: Re: Twirling
Oberdan Otto wrote:
> Twirl is not an SCD term!
Sorta kinda. The movement from bars 1-4 of >Argyll Strathspey< is often
>half turn and a twirl<, but so far the people in charge of the RSCDS Manual
have not seen fit to sanction the term, which puts it on roughly the same
footing as >hello-goodbye setting< and >teapots<.
Anselm Lingnau, Mainz/Mayence, Germany .................
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