THE DUTCH SKIPPER

 

(circa 1760) 

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Music: “Miss Moore's Rant,” (circa 1780) courtesy of The Hendrickson Group

Track 7, LS CD-1003, instrumental; Track 8, LS CD-1003, prompted by  Don Armstrong 

Formation: Duple proper contra 

16 Ones down outside, in and up to place, two hand turn partners

16 Twos up inside, cast down to place, two hand turn partners

8 First man and second woman, two hand turn, once around

8 First woman and second man, two hand turn, once around

16 Partners set, then rights and lefts (slow square through) three hands.

Actives remain facing out to start again.

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