This is a simple Redowa sequence devised by P. H. Kelley of Holyoke, MA in 1900.
Closed position throughout.
Part I - Chassé Coupé and Waltz (2 bars): Slide along LOD (1), close along LOD (and), slide along LOD (2), then close along LOD, raising forward foot slightly (3). Then waltz halfway around, Lead backing (4, 5, 6).
Part II - Repeat Opposite (2 bars): Repeat opposite (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6), with the Follow backing around on the second half.
Parts III & IV - Redowa (4 bars): Two full turns of Redowa (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6).
While no specific music is suggested, the dance is said to be in Redowa time.
© 2018 Nick Enge
For more, including descriptions of 25 different waltzes and hundreds of variations thereof, see Waltzing: A Manual for Dancing and Living a book by Richard Powers and Nick Enge.
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