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Grand Chain Video Clip

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Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set Demonstration - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set - Lower Hutt Scottish Country Dance Club, Wellington, New Zealand, 2018.

Video Notes
This sequence shows Grand Chain, danced in reel tempo in a 3-couple longwise set. It starts conventionally with the top couple crossing and the middle and bottom couples crossing up and down on the sides. The polite turn is applied in the final cross by the left on the sides.

Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set Demonstration - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set - Lower Hutt Scottish Country Dance Club, Wellington, New Zealand, 2018.

Video Notes
This sequence shows Grand Chain, danced in strathspey tempo in a 3-couple longwise set. It starts conventionally with the top couple crossing and the middle and bottom couples crossing up and down on the sides. The polite turn is applied in the final cross by the left on the sides.

Grand Chain In Square Set Demonstration During Johnnie Walker - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of Johnnie Walker By The Berlin HOPaLOTS, 2011.
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Video Notes
This sequence shows the 4-couple Grand Chain danced in strathspey tempo in a square set. The couples finish facing each other, ready to take allemande hold.

Grand Chain In Square Set Demonstration During Johnnie Walker - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of Johnnie Walker By The Tay Dancers 2015.
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Video Notes
This sequence shows the 4-couple Grand Chain danced in jig tempo in a square set. The couples finish facing each other, ready to take allemande hold.

Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set Demonstration During Mrs Stewart's Jig - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of Mrs Stewart's Jig - RSCDS, 2015.
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Video Notes
This sequence shows Grand Chain in a 3 Couple Longwise Set danced in jig tempo, starting conventionally with the top couple crossing and the middle and bottom couples crossing up and down on the sides. Note that there is no polite turn in the final cross by the left on the sides; the men in 1st man's and 2nd lady's places finish facing out ready for ladies' chain.

Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set Demonstration Tutorial By The Red Thistle Dancers - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Tutorial Of Grand Chain In 3 Couple Longwise Set - 2009.
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Video Notes
This sequence shows Grand Chain, danced in strathspey tempo by the bottom 3 couples in a longwise set of 4 couples. It starts conventionally with the top couple (in 2nd place of the full set) crossing and the middle and bottom couples crossing up and down on the sides. The polite turn is applied in the final cross by the left on the sides.

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