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The Duke of Kent's Waltz

Du min Cahusac 1801

As in “The Playford Ball”

   A1 1-8 All right hands-across and left hands back.
   A2 1-8 1st couple take two hands and move two waltz side-steps 
          down center, two back, and cast down to second place, 
          2nd couple leading up.
   B  1-4 All take right hands with partner and balance forward, back, 
          and change places, men turning partners under their arms 
          {down the set}.
      5-8 Repeat movement giving left hands.
      9-12 Men turn women below their partners by right-hand. 
      13-16 Men turn partners left-hand.
NB Co's standing out at either end join in B music: the top Wo & bottom Man (of set) stand still during turn on the diagonal, but be ready to turn partner Lh.      

See an animation of this dance


Source: Dance and Danceability
Sticker Number: OECDC 2016 - 12

ins_duke_of_kents_waltz.txt · Last modified: 2019/04/28 02:04 by nashjc