Reverse Petronella Turn
In the Reverse petronella turn
, the rotations are all anticlockwise. At the end of the Figure
, the dancer has moved anticlockwise one quarter round The set
combined with a three quarter Turn on the spot
In Scottish Country Dancing the Figure is blessedly rare; it is difficult and counter-intuitive to move diagonally to the left on a right foot step in Pas-de-basque and denies the whole character of the Strathspey setting step when attempted with that.
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