Formation: Four couples in a Square
Music: “Little Brown Jug” or your choice
Download RTF file: Chassee Partners
129-136 Couple (one) lead to the right and circle four;
1-8 Sashay with your partner;
9-16 Sashay back, go all way round;
17-24 Circle four;
25-32 Lead to the next and circle six;
33-40 Sashay with your partner;
41-48 Sashay back, go all way round;
49-56 Circle six;
57-64 Lead to the next and circle eight;
65-72 Sashay with your partner;
73-80 Sashay back, go all way round;
81-88 Circle eight;
89-96 Now don’t forget the old allemande;
97-104 And right to your own go right and left grand;
105-112 Continue right and left grand all the way around;
Repeat for Couple #2, Couple #3, and Couple #4.
1-8 First couple lead right and circle left with couple #2.
9-16 Sashay with partner (gents step back and ladies keep moving to the left).
17-24 Sashay back with partner (ladies step back and gents keep moving to the left).
25-32 Continue circling until the first gent can release his handhold with the second lady and pick up couple three.
33-64 Circle six and repeat the sashay action.
65-96 Circle eight and repeat the sashay action.
97-104 Allemande Left with corner.
105-120 Grand Right and Left all the way around to home.
121-128 Swing with partner.
Choreography: Traditional square dance figure
Source: From Wes McVicar’s 75 Favorite Square Dance Calls
Usage: Beginner Square Dance Party or Community Dance
See “Pick Up 2-4-6” for a simpler version of this idea.
This page from http://dances.callerlab.org (CALLERLAB Dance Resource)