by Don Armstrong
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Dedicated to Gisela Brogle of Sternenberg, Switzerland
Music: "Glise a Sherbrooke," by Ralph Page's New Hampshire Orchestra, courtesy of The Kentucky Dance Foundation.
Track 1, LS CD-1005, instrumental;
Track 2, LS CD-1005, prompted by Don Armstrong
Formation: Improper duple contra
The dance starts with the actives back to back in the center of the set, each holding hands with neighbors.
8 All sashay down8 Sashay back
16 With them balance and swing – for the less energetic, a gypsy and swing works great – caller's choice!
8 Two MEN chain across – men give LEFT hands to each other, cross the set, turn that lady as in a wide allemande right, ending with that lady on the man's right hand side
8 Those four go forward and back
8 Right and left through
8 Circle left three-quarters, two's arch as actives dive under