☰ Menu

(Advertise your events here for free)

 
Title: The Pursuit
Description: Longways Country Dance, triple minor

M1

L1

M2

L2

M3

L3

M4

L4

M5

L5

M6

L6

M7

L7

M8

L8

6,12,0,1547,2 12,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 0,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 14,142,170,142,270,142,370,250,92,330,170,325,268 14,153,170,153,270,153,370,111,88,248,93,330,170 14,166,170,166,270,166,370,50,173,111,87,247,92 14,181,170,181,270,181,370,50,272,45,172,109,87 14,195,170,195,270,195,370,44,391,50,272,45,170 14,196,170,196,270,196,370,120,450,42,388,47,271 15,181,170,181,270,181,370,245,450,117,447,39,386 14,167,170,167,270,167,370,327,370,240,450,111,445 15,154,170,154,270,154,370,328,271,324,372,240,448 14,142,170,142,270,142,370,330,170,325,266,320,368 2,140,170,140,270,140,370,330,170,326,267,322,368 1,136,170,136,270,136,370,330,170,328,268,325,369 2,132,170,132,270,132,370,330,170,329,269,328,370 1,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 14,210,92,130,170,135,268,318,170,318,270,318,370 14,349,88,212,93,130,170,307,170,307,270,307,370 14,410,173,349,87,213,92,294,170,294,270,294,370 14,410,272,415,172,351,87,279,170,279,270,279,370 14,416,391,410,272,415,170,265,170,265,270,265,370 14,340,450,418,388,413,271,264,170,264,270,264,370 15,215,450,343,447,421,386,279,170,279,270,279,370 14,133,370,220,450,349,445,293,170,293,270,293,370 15,132,271,136,372,220,448,306,170,306,270,306,370 14,130,170,135,266,140,368,318,170,318,270,318,370 2,130,170,134,267,138,368,320,170,320,270,320,370 1,130,170,132,268,135,369,324,170,324,270,324,370 2,130,170,131,269,132,370,328,170,328,270,328,370 1,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 12,50,172,231,270,130,370,229,170,410,268,330,370 12,2,221,279,225,130,370,181,215,458,219,330,370 13,53,272,229,168,130,370,231,272,407,168,330,370 12,133,272,124,169,130,370,336,271,327,168,330,370 12,234,271,42,170,130,370,418,270,226,169,330,370 12,283,225,-8,221,130,370,468,219,177,215,330,370 13,233,165,44,274,130,370,416,166,227,275,330,370 12,124,166,127,274,130,370,333,166,336,274,330,370 12,42,166,234,272,130,370,226,168,418,274,330,370 12,-9,216,284,227,130,370,176,213,469,224,330,370 13,43,270,234,167,130,370,226,273,417,170,330,370 12,125,272,125,166,130,370,335,274,335,168,330,370 0,126,272,126,167,130,370,334,273,334,168,330,370 0,128,271,128,168,130,370,332,272,332,169,330,370 0,129,270,129,169,130,370,331,271,331,170,330,370 1,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 12,185,270,130,170,130,370,275,270,330,170,330,370 11,255,287,130,170,130,370,205,253,330,170,330,370 12,316,328,130,170,130,370,144,212,330,170,330,370 11,350,370,130,170,130,370,110,170,330,170,330,370 5,338,379,130,170,130,370,122,161,330,170,330,370 5,329,382,130,170,130,370,131,158,330,170,330,370 4,319,379,130,170,130,370,141,161,330,170,330,370 5,310,370,130,170,130,370,150,170,330,170,330,370 9,318,330,130,170,130,370,142,210,330,170,330,370 9,330,269,130,170,130,370,130,271,330,170,330,370 10,342,209,130,170,130,370,118,331,330,170,330,370 9,350,170,130,170,130,370,110,370,330,170,330,370 5,338,161,130,170,130,370,122,379,330,170,330,370 5,329,158,130,170,130,370,131,382,330,170,330,370 4,319,161,130,170,130,370,141,379,330,170,330,370 5,310,170,130,170,130,370,150,370,330,170,330,370 7,274,190,130,170,130,370,186,350,330,170,330,370 7,219,220,130,170,130,370,241,320,330,170,330,370 7,165,250,130,170,130,370,295,290,330,170,330,370 7,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 0,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370

270,270,270,90,90,90 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 180,180,180,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 0,0,0,180,180,180 180,0,0,0,180,0 135,-45,0,-45,135,0 45,225,0,225,45,0 0,180,0,180,0,0 0,180,0,180,0,0 -45,135,0,135,-45,0 225,45,0,45,225,0 180,0,0,0,180,0 180,0,0,0,180,0 135,-45,0,-45,135,0 45,225,0,225,45,0 0,180,0,180,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0 0,0,0,0,0,0

2:0:DOUBLE FIGURE^3:8:The three ladies take hands and lead around the three men, the men move forward and back^17:8:The three men take hands and lead around the ladies^31:8:The first couple one and a half Pousettes with the second couple^47:8:Double Triangle: The first lady goes around the second man (right), then around the third man (left); meanwhile, the first man goes around the third lady (right) and around the second lady (left)^67:0:Repeat whole dance from progressed position^

 

The_Pursuit.mp3

barscount

Tracks:

This is a crib line 




This dance is reconstructed from an authentic source as noted above, but you might encounter it being taught in a different fashion. Popular dances were often published more than once, sometimes with different figures, or even with different tunes; our version is faithfully reconstructed and historically informed, but alternative arrangements can be equally satisfying


Further Information:

 
Source: L'Assemblée, or Forty Eight Elegant New Dances for the year 1814
Authority: Wilson, Thomas
Year: 1814
Tune: The Pursuit
 
 
 



Browse CDs by RegencyDances.org -

Browse our music CDs

Music by RegencyDances.org
in partnership with
The Early Dance Circle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright © RegencyDances.org 2010-2017
All Rights Reserved