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DANCE: Teviot Square

Message 21584 · Ian Brockbank · 22 Jun 2000 13:11:25 · Top

Written for my brother Stephen's 21st birthday (today, the 22nd June),
and first danced at the ceilidh held last Saturday in Edinburgh
University's Teviot Union to celebrate his birthday.

Teviot Square
4x48J
Square set

1-8 All circle four hands round to the left and back.
9-12 1C and 3C change places, 1s dancing under an arch made by the
3s.
13-16 3C and 1C repeat back to place, 1s making the arch.
17-20 1M & 3L turn (or spin) R.
21-22 1M & 2L, and 3L and 4M turn L (this was the person on their
left before they started spinning).
23-24 1M & 3L turn 3/4 R.
25-26 1M & 3L turns partners L.
27-28 1M & 3L turn 3/4 R.
29-30 1M & 4L, and 3L and 2M turn L.
31-36 1M and 3L turn (or spin) R.
37-40 All turn partners L into promenade hold.
41-48 All promenade round the set.

Repeat with 2M and 4L (2s and 4s doing arches), 3M and 1L (1s making
the arch first), and 4M and 2L (4s and 2s doing arches).

Note: the turns on bars 21-32 should be danced with elbow grip, as in
"Strip the Willow".

T:Mpho's Majority
M:6/8
L:1/8
C:Ian Brockbank
R:Jig
N:Written for the dance "Teviot Square" written by Ian for his brother
N:Stephen's 21st birthday on the 22nd of June, 2000, and first danced
N:at the celebratory ceilidh on the 17th of June
K:DMajor
FG|ADD BAG|ADD BAG|ADD dcd|BGG GAB|ADD BAG|ADD BAG|FAF EFG|FDD D||
FG|AFA dcd|BGG GAB|AFF FGA|GFG EFG|ADD dcd|BGG GAB|ABA EFG|FDD D|

Cheers,

Ian
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