Birthday Girl - Summary

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Region Sacred/Circle
Dance Structure (A + B) repeated throughout the music.
Formation Circle. V-hold & W-hold.
Music Structure 4 counts/bar, 4 bars/phrase.
Introduction Start with singing.
Part A. V-hold. Grapevine starting R side & L across infront. Pas de Basque x 2. Turn 360 deg cw in 4 steps merging into 2 x Cherkessia.
Part B. W-hold. Triple-step x 2 in. In place & lift across infront, mirror. Slip-back x 4 out. Repeat the lifts.
Source Done many times with in Ipswich with Mary present, written down from such a session in 2008 & confirmed from a casual video from 2012.
Date Written 2013-10-17.

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