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José Soleras Farewell To Aberdeen

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JOSÉ SOLERAS FAREWELL TO ABERDEEN (S3x32) 3C set Alison Smith Aurora 10th Anniversary

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to Left, turn partner ½ RH, pull back RSh, dance out to partner's place
9-16 1s face 2s on sides, set and rotate. 123
17-24 1s cross down (no hands) and dance Fig of 8 round 3s (2s step up 17-18) 1s+3s turn on sides (Men's side RH, Ladies' side LH)
25-32 1s+3s dance Espagnole:
 25-26 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
 27-28 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
 29-32 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH

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

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Aberdeen lies on the east coast of Scotland. Aberdeen has won the Britain in Bloom competition a record-breaking ten times and in 2012 Mercer named Aberdeen the 56th most liveable city in the World, as well as the fourth most liveable city in Britain.

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