Rose of Shandon

From Scottish Dancipedia
Jump to: navigation, search


Dance details

<rating comment = false> Difficulty rating: Please select 2 - 10 2 Very easy. 3 4 5 Moderate. 6 7 8 9 10 Difficult. </rating> <rating comment = false> Enjoyment rating: Please select 2 - 10 2 Boring. 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Great fun. </rating> <rating comment = false> Awareness rating Please select 2 - 10 2 Never heard of it. 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 I know it well. </rating>



Name: Rose of Shandon Type: Strathspey Bars: 32
Set: 3 couple longwise (3 couple dance) Devised by: Ruth Barnes
Published in: Online (www.ScottishDancing.org), 2008
Own music: No Suggested music: Unknown

Dance instructions

1 - 8 1s, 2s & 3s 6 hands round and back
9 - 12 2s 1/2 right hand turn while 1s & 3s petronella turn, all set with 1s & 3s facing in diagonally & 2s facing each other.
13 - 14 2s 1/2 left hand turn while 1s & 3s petronella turn.
15 - 16 1s & 3s set facing in diagonally while 2s set to finish back to back facing 1st corners
17 - 20 2s dance a ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, 2s finish by passing each other right shoulder to face 2nd corners
21 - 24 2s dance a ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners, 2s finish in the middle of the set, back to back, facing out between 1s & 3s on opposite side.
25 - 26 2nd lady changes place with 1st man while 2nd man changes place with 1st lady.
27 - 28 2s cross right hand to own side. meanwhile 1st lady changes place with 3rd lady & 1st man changes place with 3rd man. (The order should now be 2, 3, 1).
29 - 32 2s, 3s & 1s turn partners with both hands.

Notes