Formation: 4 couple quadrille. Head couples (couples 1 and 2) respectively have their backs to or face the music. Couple 3 stands on the side to the right of couple 1, and couple 4 faces couple 3.
Steps: buzz steps, reverse buzz steps
Music: 358:208, <http://spillefolk.dk/nodesamling/pdf/tu-hoftur.pdf>; CDs Sving egen II 2004 ed., track 10.
||:1-4:|||1 (a)||All couples form closed circle and dance CW, 16 buzz steps.|
|5-8||(b)||M1 and M2 go to next W on their R (ie M1 with W3 and M2 with W4), take waltz hold and dance 8 buzz steps in W's place.|
|9-12||M1 with W2 and M2 with W1 repeat (b).|
|5-8||M3 with W2 and M4 with W1 repeat (b).|
|9-12||M3 with W4 and M4 with W3 repeat (b).
All men are now in opposite place to where they started.
|13-16||(c)||M1 puts R arm around waist of W2, ditto M2 with W1. W1 and W2 take a small step forward, while M1 and M2 return to original place with a long buzz step, take waltz hold with partner, and turn with on the spot. Total 8 buzz steps.|
|17-20||M3 and M4 repeat (c).|
|During this repeat, sing:
|:Hej, så bytter vi, hej, så bytter vi,
hver ta'r sin, og jeg ta'r min.:|
Parts (b) and (c) are the same in all sequences.
||:1-4:|||2 (a)||Swing partner, on the spot, waltz hold. 16 buzz steps.|
||:1-4:|||3 (a)||Swing partner, on the spot, waltz hold. 16 buzz steps.|
||:1-4:|||4 (a)||Women's R-hand star. 16 buzz steps CW.|
||:1-4:|||5 (a)||Men's R-hand star. 16 buzz steps CW.|
||:1-4:|||6 (a)||Women's L-hand star. 16 reverse buzz steps CCW.|
||:1-4:|||7 (a)||Men's L-hand star. 16 reverse buzz steps CCW.|
||:1-4:|||8 (a)||Women's back basket. 16 buzz steps CW.|
||:1-4:|||9 (a)||Men's back basket. 16 buzz steps CW.|
||:1-4:|||10 (a)||Big circle. 16 buzz steps CW.|
||:1-4:|||The dance finishes with swing partner on the spot, waltz hold, 16 buzz steps.|
Source: Foreningen til Folkedansens Fremme (FFF)/Gamle danse fra Møn. 4th ed. København: Foreningen til Folkedansens Fremme, 1983, pp. 29-30
Translation: Laine Ruus, Oakville, 2011-12-13, rev. 2017-10-18.
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