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The Gordonian Strathspey

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THE GORDONIAN STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set Ann Dix Reel Friends 2

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left and set and link
9-16 1s dance reels on own sides (LSh to 3rd person)
17-24 1s set, ¾ turn 2H and dance RH across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s)
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance Allemande

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

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This dance, The Gordonian Strathspey, was devised by Ann Dix to celebrate the 60th birthday of Gordon Patterson who danced at Bristol.

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