Trei păzeste batrinesc - Summary

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Region Romania
Formation Short lines. Basket weave hold.
Dance Structure (A x 4 + B x 2 + C + D) repeated to the end of the music.
Music Structure 4 counts/bar, 4 bar phrases.
Introduction None.
Part A R close, L kick, L close, splat.
Part B R splat x 2, side Triple Step R. Mirror.
Part C R & L heel Triple step in. (R across infront, L in place, R side behind, L in place) x 2. Out L shoulder leading by (R close, L side with R flick) x 4. Cherkessia starting R across infront, mirror.
Part D (Reeders L starting R across infront) x 3.5. Mirror. Original. L in place, sweep R then L legs around behind across, R splat
Source Sally Fletcher in Ipswich who learnt it from Silviu Ciuciumiş in the Zetten Balkan Festival in 1997.
Date Written 2002/6/23. Updated 2003/11/16 & 2011/10/30.

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