Dancing Along the Rock River
by Sue McKinnell 3x32 Strathspey 3C
(Set Dance)
Bars  
1-8 1C cross RH and cast 1 place. 1W dance down between 3C and cast up behind 3W WHILE 1M dance up between 2C and cast down behind 2M. 1C end facing 1st corners.
9-12 1C dance a reel of 4 with 1st corners. On bar 12, 1C pass RS to face 2nd corners.
13-16 1C dance a reel of 4 with 2nd corners. End 3, 1, 2 on opposite sides.
17-24 3C, 1C, & 2C dance set and link for three couples.
25-28 1W dance down between 3C and cast up behind 3M WHILE 1M dance up between 2C and cast down behind 2W. 1C end in 2nd place on opposite sides.
29-32 1C cross RH and cast 1 place. End 2, 3, 1.
Repeat 3 times.
Suggested music is Set of Strathspeys from Terpsichore.
I wrote this dance right after driving out to Oregon, IL to check out the venue for our annual weekend workshop. Stronghold is on a bluff overlooking the Rock River. I also wanted to write a dance using this music and it is only three times through.
  05/02