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4 couple square (Pat Shaw) Tune is in waltz time.


A  1-4    Partners RH turn 1x,
   5-8    corners LH turn 1x. 
   9-12   Men RH across 3/4, 
   13-16  women LH across 3/4.
B  1-4    Facing across the set,change places with this partner using 2 chassé steps 
          (women pass in front),step and honor to this partner; 
   5-8    Turn individually to face opposite direction, 
          2changes of grand chain, starting RH; 
   9-12   Waltz with next person to the man's original place.
          Repeat 3 times with new partners

Named, in all likelihood, after a poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, published in 1799, Pat Shaw’s Heidenröslein“ (“Rose on the Heath”) is a 4-couple square mixer in waltz time. The dance appears in Book 2 of The Pat Shaw Collection, along with the tune he chose for it.

ins_heidenroslein.txt · Last modified: 2020/04/04 03:22 by mar4uscha