A waltz quadrille by Dena M. Fresh of Wichita, Kansas.
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Music: "To a Wild Rose," and "One Rose"
Record: LS 3312
Formation: Regular four-couple square. Instructions for man,
Introduction: Wait 2 measures. In open pos bal fwd; back; apart;
1-8 HEADS TO THE CENTER AND DIVIDE THE SIDES
On man's L and woman's R, take 3 steps fwd and twd opp
couple; step R, touch L to R, and at the same time, take
opp's hand and turn to face a side couple. Begin on L and
take 3 steps to pass between the side couple; turn to face
present partner and drop hands with a step R, touch L to R;
back away to corner of set L, R, L; turn to face home
position and partner R, L, R; walk twd partner, L, R, L; turn
to face center of set R, L, R in open pos.
9-16 SIDES THE SAME (Repeat measures 1-8)
17-20 HEAD COUPLES PASS THROUGH AND TURN
Heads pass through and turn individually man to L and
woman to R.
21-24 HEAD COUPLES STAR TO HOME POSITION
Heads R-hand star to home pos with man courtesy turning
25-28 SIDE COUPLES PASS THROUGH AND TURN ALONE
Sides repeat measures 17-20.
29-32 SIDE COUPLES STAR TO HOME POSITION
Sides repeat measures 21-24.
1-4 ALL FOUR MEN GO AROUND A LADY
All four men turn L-face and go around behind present
partner and replace her corner man, beginning on L and
taking 6 steps; step L, point R (for a quick bow); step R,
touch L and face center of the set; (Meanwhile women bal
R; L; R; L;).
5-8 ALL FOUR LADIES GO AROUND A GENT
All ladies turn R-face and go around behind present partner
and replace his corner lady, beginning on R and taking 6
steps; step R, point L (quick bow); step L touch R and face
center of set. Man bal L; R; L; R.
9-16 REPEAT MEASURES 1-8 (Meet own partner in opp pos)
17-20 HEAD COUPLES FORWARD AND STAR THROUGH
Heads advance twd each other with steps; step, touch; star
through; . The star through is an exchange of places, done
by advancing twd the other person, men extend R, women
L, take hands and woman ducks under man's R arm and
both turn 1/4 turn to end side-by-side in couple pos, man
turning R-face, woman L-face.
21-24 HEAD COUPLES BALANCE FORWARD AND BACK
AND STAR THROUGH
Heads bal fwd; bal back; star through; back up to home pos
25-28 SIDE COUPLES FORWARD AND STAR THROUGH
(Repeat measures 17-20)
29-32 SIDE COUPLES BALANCE FORWARD AND BACK
AND STAR THROUGH
(Repeat measures 21-24)
Repeat both figures and end with a bow.
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