For He's A Jolly Good Fellow


By: Michael Barraclough, March 2016
Music: 32-bar contra style jigs or reels
Formation: Longways improper
 

A1 1-2 Balance the ring
  3-4 Petronella
  5-6 Balance the ring
  7-8 Turn single
     
A2 1-8 Give and (men) take (their neighbor)
     
B1 1-8 Give and (men) take (their partner)
     
B2 1-2 Balance the ring
  3-4 Petronella
  5-6 Balance the ring
  7-8 Partner California twirl
     
Notes 1 Written for the memorial dance in Spook Hall, Jerome, AZ on 3/18/2016 to celebrate the life of Charlie Fellows
  2 Modified to swap B1 & B2 and to replace the 'trade' figures with a 'turn single' and a 'California twirl
  3 You can see the dance on YouTube

 

© Michael Barraclough, 2016

 

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