Vestjydsk trekant

Country: Vesteregnen, Denmark
Type: set dance
Formation: 3 couples in a closed circle.
Steps: pivot, walk
Music:

1-4 (a) All couples circle CW. 8 walking steps.
1-4   All couples circle CCW. 8 walking steps.
5-8 (b) All dance R-hand chain to meet own partner. 8 walking steps.
5-8   Take L-elbow hook with own partner, and turn 1/2 turn, 6 walking steps (5-7). Advance to next person advancing in opposite direction (8), 2 walking steps.
|:1-4:| (c) Take closed waist-shoulder hold, and dance 16 pivot steps turning CW and moving CCW around the set.
Note: all M have moved one position to the L, and W have moved one position to the R, in the set.
    Repeat from (a) as desired.
|:1-4:|   The dance finishes with all couples dancing 16 pivot steps around the set.

Source: Nielsen, Bent Chr. m.fl. Vesterregnens gamle danse. s.l.: Skjern-Egvad Museumsforening, 1982 p. 30.
Translation: Laine Ruus, Oakville, 2013-03-26


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