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Haste Ye Back

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HASTE YE BACK (R88) Sq.Set Roy Goldring 12 more Social Dances

1- 8 1s+3s circle 4H round to left, set to partners and dance out to places ending BtoB
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 3 with 2s and 4s (in prom hold) dancing to right
17-24 2s+4s dance RH across and LH back ending in place facing anticlockwise
25-32 2s and 4s chase anticlockwise (lady followed by partner) round to next couple and L dances round L as M dances round M to continue chase to opposite sides
33-40 2s+4s circle 4H round to right, set to partners and dance out to (new) places ending BtoB
41-48 All dance crescent RSh reels of 3 with 1s and 3s (in prom hold) dancing to right
49-56 1s and 3s repeat bars 17-24 ie dance RH across and LH back ending in place facing anticlockwise
57-64 1s and 3s repeat bars 25-32 ie chase anticlockwise round to next couple and L dances round L as M dances round M to continue chase to opposite sides
65-72 1L and 3L cross and pass opposite Man LSh to original place, 1M and 3M cross passing partner RSh to original place
73-80 2s and 4s repeat bars 65-72 ie Ladies cross passing opposite Man LSh to original places and Men cross passing partner RSh to original places
81-88 All turn partners RH and LH back to places (slow turns)

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


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