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-GALLOPEDE ​ (counter clockwise around room+====== ​GALLOPEDE ​====== 
-   ​+ 
 +This is one of many English dances that are simple, but have a happy spirit that makes them enjoyable.\\ 
 + 
 +Recording: {{ :​music:​galopede--019.mp3.zip |}} 
 + 
 +Formation: Couples ​(about 6in longways sets. Head of hall is R of W to start.\\ 
 <​code>​ <​code>​
-   8 chassez steps to Mens left (4 bars) +   Partners face. Lines advance FWD and BKWD,  
-   4 W turning steps (4 bars) ?? +   pass through.  
-   If want a restor to do more turning steps, go +   REPEAT.
-   into centre of room+
-       POLKA +
-       M rt arm around waist +
-       Ltlower ?? +
-       begin M Left to begin +
-       slide Lt, bring Rt up. ?? +
-       slide Lt, rest ??+
  
-Galopede+  Swing partners. 
 + 
 +  Head couples polka down center of sets.
  
-Source: This is one of many English dances that are simple, but have a happy spirit that makes them enjoyable. 
-Formation: Couples (about 6) in longways sets. Head of hall is R of W to start. 
-Pattern in brief: 1) Partners face. Lines advance FWD and BKWD, pass through. REPEAT. 
-2) Swing partners. 
-3) Head couples polka down center of sets. 
 REPEAT entire dance. REPEAT entire dance.
 +</​code>​
  
 +OR
 +
 +<​code>​
 Measures Measures
 1-2        Introduction - no movement 1-2        Introduction - no movement
 +PART 1
 +1-4        Face partner w/hands joined in lines. Walk FWD 3 steps, M/L, W/L; bow to partner on
 +           count 4. Walk BKWD 4 steps to place.
 +5-8        Pass through. Release hands, and pass partner’s R should to change places w/8 steps. Turn
 +           R to face partner on last step.
  
-<​code>​ +           REPEAT measures 1-8 to return to original position.
-         PART 1</​code>​ +
-1-4           Face partner w/hands joined in lines. Walk FWD 3 steps, M/L, W/L; bow to partner on +
-<​code>​ +
-          count 4. Walk BKWD 4 steps to place.</​code>​ +
-5-8         Pass through. Release hands, and pass partner’s R should to change places w/8 steps. Turn +
-<​code>​ +
-          R to face partner on last step. +
-         REPEAT measures 1-8 to return to original position.</​code>​+
  
-        ​PART 2 +PART 2 
-1-8         ​Partners step FWD, join both hands, and swing CW with a polka step.+1-8        Partners step FWD, join both hands, and swing CW with a polka step.
  
-        ​PART 3+PART 3
 1-8        Head couple polka down center of set in shoulder-waist position to foot of set. Other 1-8        Head couple polka down center of set in shoulder-waist position to foot of set. Other
-        ​couples clap hands and move one position up the set to repeat dance with new head +           couples clap hands and move one position up the set to repeat dance with new head 
-        couple.+           ​couple. 
 +</​code>​
  
-HINTS FOR LEARNING:+HINTS FOR LEARNING:\\
 You may use a skipping step instead of the polka for the two-hand swing and the polka- You may use a skipping step instead of the polka for the two-hand swing and the polka-
-down-the-center. ​You can learn this easy dance in matter ​of minutes+down-the-center. ​ 
-</​code>​+ 
 + 
 + 
 + 
 +??Another version?? 
 + 
 +Couples face counter clockwise around room -- ??​formation\\ 
 +?? Women on RHS of men. 
 +    
 +<​code>​ 
 +   8 chassez steps to Mens left (4 bars) 
 +   4 W turning steps (4 bars) ?? 
 +   If want rest, or to do more turning steps, go 
 +   into centre ​of room. 
 +       ​POLKA 
 +       M rt arm around waist 
 +       Lt. lower ?? 
 +       begin M Left to begin 
 +       slide Lt, bring Rt up. ?? 
 +       slide Lt, rest ?? 
 +</​code> ​       
  
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