Country: Vesteregnen, Denmark
Type: set dance
Formation: 4 couple quadrille. Couples 1 and 2 (head couples) respectively have their backs to and face the music. Couples 3 and 4 (side couples) stand respectively to the L of couples 1 and 2.
1 O X 4 X O 3 O X X O 2
|1-8||(a)||Head couples take closed waist-shoulder hold and dance on the spot, 16 pivot steps.|
|1-8||Head M advance to opposite W with 4 walking steps (1-2). Head M with opposite W take closed waist-shoulder hold and dance 12 pivot steps on the spot (3-8).|
|9-10||(b)||Head M return to place, 4 walking steps.|
|11-16,9-16||All dance R-hand chain once around the set, 28 small walking steps.|
||:1-8:||:9-16:|||Side couples repeat (a) and (b).|
|Repeat from (a) as desired.|
||:1-8:|||The dance finishes with all couples dancing twice around the set, in closed waist-shoulder hold. 32 pivot steps.|
Source: Nielsen, Bent Chr. m.fl. Vesteregnens gamle danse. s.l.: Skjern-Egvad Museumsforening, 1982 p. 31.
Translation: Laine Ruus, Oakville, 2013-03-26, rev. 2015-09-08
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