TUNE: The Sally Gardens
(2nd tune in the set here)
PERCUSSIVE DANCE SKILLS: Beat Identification
- Marching to the beat
- Making a choice with how to march to the beat (R, L , R, R, R... for example)
- Using different parts of your feet to march to the beat
Across the floor movements: :
- Skipping (forwards and backwards)
- Shuffles (hitting the heel before you take a step)
TRADITIONAL SONGS and DANCES:
The Rattlin' Bog/Heel Toe Polka
Dance: (Starts at about 2:35)
"The Hair Fell of of My Coconut"
Tune: 100 Pipers
Dance: Peeler and the Goat
Slide and 1 2 3 (4 times)
Right arm turn, left arm turn
Twirl the lady, twirl the gent (repeat 2x)
Ladies move on!
PERSONAL STYLE/IPMROV/AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT
1 person takes a turn improvising to the music. Everyone else is in the audience. When someone in the audience sees an exciting move or something that really goes with the music they give a quick WHOOP!