This traditional proper contra is a long time favorite.
This contra is intended to drill a class on Right and Left Thru and Ladies Chain.
This contra by Jerry Helt has a Dosado of a couple with a single and a Circle of 3. There is also a slow Square Thru that could be cued.
This contra by Penn Fix has a chase sequence taken from a traditional square dance figure.
This double progression contra by Mitch Pingle has “With the new lady on the right and Half Promenade”.
This double progression contra by Don Armstrong has a single file march and return.
This big circle dance moves each dancer four positions during each 64 counts. It can work with almost any strongly phrased singing call record with a 4/4 beat such as a march tune.
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 a classic square dance using “Separate go round the outside track”.
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