Titityy jenkka/Talgoxen

Country: Finland
Type: mixer
Formation: closed circle of couples, all facing centre of circle
Steps: schottis
Music: (CD) Hahn, Gunnar Skandia track 5; sheet music

    Dance progression
|:1-4:| (a) All circle CW with 8 schottis steps.
5-8   All advance towards centre with 2 schottis steps (1-2). Retire ditto (3-4).
5-8   All W advance towards centre with 2 schottis steps (1-2). Retire ditto (3-4).
|:1-4:| (b) All M advance towards centre, form closed circle with shoulder hold, and dance CW. 8 schottis steps. Meanwhile W dance 8 schottis steps on the spot.
Finish with M turning over L shoulder, and taking side-cross hold position (aka "skater's position") with nearest available W.
|:5-8:| (c) All dance in LOD, 8 schottis steps. On last measure, form closed circle.
    Repeat from (b) as desired.

See also: <http://www.folkdance.com/LDNotations/Talgoxen1994LD.pdf>
Description: Laine Ruus, Oakville, 2013-02-03, rev. 2016-04-18


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