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Title: In the Bleak Midwinter
Description: A charming duple minor longways dance to a Christmas Carol

M1

L1

M2

L2

M3

L3

M4

L4

M5

L5

M6

L6

M7

L7

M8

L8

6,12,0,1363,2 12,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 16,161,188,130,270,130,370,330,170,299,252,330,370 17,203,206,130,270,130,370,330,170,257,234,330,370 4,178,203,130,270,130,370,330,170,282,237,330,370 4,152,195,130,270,130,370,330,170,308,245,330,370 4,131,180,130,270,130,370,330,170,329,260,330,370 4,120,165,130,270,130,370,330,170,340,275,330,370 4,121,156,130,270,130,370,330,170,339,284,330,370 4,126,155,130,270,130,370,330,170,334,285,330,370 4,130,161,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,279,330,370 5,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 8,163,149,163,249,130,370,297,191,297,291,330,370 8,204,140,204,240,130,370,256,200,256,300,330,370 8,241,149,241,249,130,370,219,191,219,291,330,370 8,257,169,257,269,130,370,203,171,203,271,330,370 8,240,191,240,291,130,370,220,149,220,249,330,370 8,204,200,204,300,130,370,256,140,256,240,330,370 9,164,191,164,291,130,370,296,149,296,249,330,370 8,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 16,130,170,163,256,130,370,297,184,330,270,330,370 17,130,170,203,234,130,370,257,206,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,186,252,130,370,274,188,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,163,267,130,370,297,173,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,139,275,130,370,321,165,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,120,275,130,370,340,165,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,113,269,130,370,347,171,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,116,264,130,370,344,176,330,270,330,370 4,130,170,123,264,130,370,337,176,330,270,330,370 5,130,170,130,270,130,370,330,170,330,270,330,370 5,153,199,107,241,130,370,353,199,307,241,330,370 5,159,222,101,218,130,370,359,222,301,218,330,370 6,152,248,108,192,130,370,352,248,308,192,330,370 5,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 6,120,254,140,186,130,370,320,254,340,186,330,370 5,115,233,145,207,130,370,315,233,345,207,330,370 6,120,214,140,226,130,370,320,214,340,226,330,370 5,130,206,130,234,130,370,330,206,330,234,330,370 6,140,215,120,225,130,370,340,215,320,225,330,370 5,145,233,115,207,130,370,345,233,315,207,330,370 6,140,253,120,187,130,370,340,253,320,187,330,370 5,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 7,169,250,169,190,130,370,291,250,291,190,330,370 6,164,197,208,153,130,370,252,287,296,243,330,370 7,201,158,262,160,130,370,198,280,259,282,330,370 6,253,154,296,199,130,370,164,241,207,286,330,370 7,290,190,290,250,130,370,170,190,170,250,330,370 6,296,241,252,285,130,370,208,155,164,199,330,370 7,261,280,201,280,130,370,259,160,199,160,330,370 6,208,287,164,243,130,370,296,197,252,153,330,370 7,170,250,170,190,130,370,290,250,290,190,330,370 6,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 8,163,249,163,149,130,370,297,291,297,191,330,370 8,204,240,204,140,130,370,256,300,256,200,330,370 8,241,249,241,149,130,370,219,291,219,191,330,370 8,257,269,257,169,130,370,203,271,203,171,330,370 8,240,291,240,191,130,370,220,249,220,149,330,370 8,204,300,204,200,130,370,256,240,256,140,330,370 9,164,291,164,191,130,370,296,249,296,149,330,370 8,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 7,169,250,169,190,130,370,291,250,291,190,330,370 6,208,287,164,243,130,370,296,197,252,153,330,370 7,262,280,201,282,130,370,259,158,198,160,330,370 6,296,241,253,286,130,370,207,154,164,199,330,370 7,290,190,290,250,130,370,170,190,170,250,330,370 6,252,155,296,199,130,370,164,241,208,285,330,370 7,201,160,261,160,130,370,199,280,259,280,330,370 6,164,197,208,153,130,370,252,287,296,243,330,370 7,170,250,170,190,130,370,290,250,290,190,330,370 6,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 8,140,254,120,186,130,370,340,254,320,186,330,370 8,145,233,115,207,130,370,345,233,315,207,330,370 8,140,214,120,226,130,370,340,214,320,226,330,370 7,130,206,130,234,130,370,330,206,330,234,330,370 8,120,215,140,225,130,370,320,215,340,225,330,370 7,115,233,145,207,130,370,315,233,345,207,330,370 8,120,253,140,187,130,370,320,253,340,187,330,370 7,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370 4,130,270,130,170,130,370,330,270,330,170,330,370

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2:8:First man and second lady advance then turn single back to place. All turn partners with both hands^20:8:First lady and second man advance then turn single back to place. All turn neighbours one-and-a-half turns with both hands^42:8:Four hands quite round to left. Dos-a-dos with partners passing right shoulder^60:8:Four hands quite round to right. Dos-a-dos with neighbours passing left shoulder^

 

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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:

 
Authority: Hayden, Robin
Year: 1997
 
 
 



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