Contra dance: Salute to Richard Wilson, spirals

Salute to Richard Wilson, spirals Erik Erhardt Type: Contra Formation: Duple-Improper Level: Easy-Int A1 ———– (8) Neighbor Left-hand Gypsy (8) Next Neighbor Right-hand Gypsy A2 ———– (8) Original Neighbor Courtesy turn 1-1/4 in place (8) Ladies Chain to partner B1 ———– (8) Ladies allemande Right 1-1/2, WHILE Gents orbit CCW 1/2 (gents keep ladies on their left) (8) Partner swing B2 ———– (8) Balance the ring and spin to the right (petronella) (8) Balance the ring and Partner California turn Notes: A1 – Left-hand gypsy has left hand at your waist, palm facing your own hip, and linked palm-to-palm with your neighbor as you gypsy. Other Notes: The handed-gypsy comes from Richard Wilson’s “Right hand Gypsy”

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