An Rince Mor

Category: Irish Ceili/Ceilidh

The Big Dance.
A round dance for any number of couples. Dancers form a large ring round the room, with each gents partner to his right.
The dance repeats until the musicians or dancers wear out.

Tagged: Ar Rince Foirne

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Repeating (Reel)

40 Bars + 8 bar lead-in

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1 Everyone
Ring to the left and right Everyone take hands in the circle and 7's left, finishing with two short 3's, repeat to the right to return home.
2 Swing with the lady on the left Ladies cross hands right over left, gents take her hands from underneath and both swing in place clockwise with a skipping step. 8
3 Swing with your partner Turn to your partner and swing at home 8
4 Link Arms (R to corner, L to partner) Gents link right arm with lady on the left and turn clockwise (2 bars); link left arm with partner and turn counter-clockwise (2b); repeat the right arm link with lady on the left, return to partner and take crossed hands in front facing counter-clockwise around the circle with the gent on the inside. 8
5 Lead around With promenade step everyone leads around counter-clockwise. During the last two bars, re-form the circle and take hands. 8
Added on 2011-07-31 11:15:46.
Modified on 2016-09-19 20:45:43.
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