Andrew Carnegie

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Dance details

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Name: Andrew Carnegie Type: Strathspey Times & Bars: 8 X 32
Set: 4 Couple Longwise Minimum couples required 3
Devised by: Aad Boode Year[1] 1984
Published in:
Music: Andrew Carnegie, by Alastair C. Hunter.


Dance instructions

1 - 2 1st and 2nd couples dance right hands across half way round.
3 - 8 2nd, 1st and 3rd couples dance reels of three on the sides (1st man and 3rd woman pass each other left shoulder and 1st woman and 3rd man pass each other left shoulder to enter the reels).
9 - 10 1st and 3rd couples dance left hands across half way round.
11 - 16 2nd, 3rd and 1st couples dance reels of three on the sides (2nd man and 3rd man pass each other right shoulder and 2nd woman and 3rd woman pass each other right shoulder to enter the reels).
17 - 20 1st couple lead up and cross over to 1st place on opposite sides.
21 - 24 1st, 2nd and 3rd couples turn each other both hands 1 ½ times, 1st and 2nd couples finish with nearer hands joined facing each other in the middle.
25 - 32 1st and 2nd couples dance Rondel.

Notes

Dance devised by Aad L.M. Boode, Vlaardingen, 1984.

References & Footnotes

  1. Year denotes the year in which the dance was devised or first published