This contra is intended to drill a class on Right and Left Thru and Ladies Chain.
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 contra by Calving Campbell has an unusual pattern which requires a careful reading of the description.
A contra by Gene Hubert for experienced community dancers.
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 mixer features two couple circles and scatter promenade. The original uses Right and Left Thru but there is a simpler option.
Here are two versions of a simple and clever Traditional Square that features Separate around behind, Push someone in, and Swing.
Tunnel Contra is a proper contra for 6 couples or less featuring a long tunnel.
This is a simple mixer designed to quickly get everyone dancing.
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