New Parliament House Jig

Written by John Colville 1980

Formation: 3 lines of 3 dancers all facing forward

Music: 64 bar jigs

4

Introduction

8

Couples on Right end of each line, join inside hands and promenade around set to left

8

Couples on Left end of each line, join inside hands and promenade around set to right

8

Diamonds Circle left and right ( middle person first and third lines, ends of second line)

8

Corners Circle left and right (end dancers in first and third lines)

4

Left Hand Star, first corner (centres and right ends of first two lines)

4

Right Hand Star, second corner (centres and left ends of first two lines).

4

Left Hand Star, third corner (centres and left ends of last two lines)

4

Right Hand Star, fourth corner (centres and right ends of last two lines).

8

Reels of Three along each line

8

First line lead out to left, pass behind 2nd line and finish behind third line.

128

Repeat two times

 

Dance Description Copyright Don Richmond  2004
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Last updated 16th May, 2004

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