This is a simple trio designed to get everyone involved and moving quickly.
Here are some ideas for freestyle patter calling to facing trios.
This is an easy trio using an interesting hand clap sequence.
Lots of Dosados.
Lots of diagonal Dosados.
This dance by Calvin Campbell is one of the easier Trios that feature Arm Turns.
This is a good, genderless dance for beginners.
This is a tricky dance. Save it for a situation where you need something to challenge a Community Dance Group.
In this trio by Ken Kernen the center dancers arm turn with each of the four end dancers.
This facing trio by Ken Kernen is a simplification of a Scottish Country dance by the same name. It uses “Circle Six”, “Ends Dosado”, and “Centers Star Right with their right-hand two, then Star Left with their left-hand two”. There is a Triplet version.
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