Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Petronella Turn - From Centre Line

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Petronella Turn - From Centre Line

Petronella Turn - From Centre Line

Petronella turn: bar 1 - as in bar 5 of the full Figure, Petronella.
Lady's path shown broken.
With Pas-de-basque, shaded arrow heads show the Facing Direction at the end of the first beat, unshaded show the Facing Position at the end of the bar.
With the Strathspey setting step, a slightly more curved path can be followed to the Facing Position at the end of the bar.