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Twenty-Three Two Ninety

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TWENTY-THREE TWO NINETY (S3x32) 3C set Geraldine and Holger Schuckelt Riverside Dances 2015

1- 8 1s+2s dance the Knot
9-16 1s dance down below 3s (2 bars), turn 2H (2 bars), dance up to 2nd place (2 bars), ½ turn 2H (1 bar) and cross passing RSh to own side 2nd place, facing out
17-24 Promenade (Chaperoned) Chain progression:-
' 17-18 2s and 3s ¾ turn partner RH into middle while 1s dance clockwise ¼ round the set picking up 2L/3M
' 19-22 who promenade ½ way clockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn LH 1½
' 23-24 2s and 3s turn partner RH ¾ to own sides while 1s dance clockwise ¼ round to end in 2nd place. 312
25-32 1s+2s dance Diamond Poussette. 312

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


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