To the right find a complete set of my finished dances, ones which I'm
willing to call at the right dance. Feel free to use these  please let me know how they work or evolve. Contact Informationcell phone  3306965770 Key to Abbreviations used Difficulty: 1=easy 2=medium 3=advancedI note a few favorites, and previously unpublished dances and variations. Here is a link to my Glossary.
A few Dance Links
 Carmen's ScarfFormation: Imp Difficulty: 1 Progression: 1 A1 w/N bumpsy
daisy S Paul
Balliet A1: stand beside your N, clap hands 2X, bump hips 2X, turn to face N and S. Similar to Kathy Anderson's Carmen's Hat. Moves swings to side of set. Fairport Harbor FavoriteFormation: Becket Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 M AlL
1+1/2: w/N prom (in large oval w/M in the center) Paul
Balliet A1: make sure everyone's facing up or down, A2: make sure W on inside. At ends, join in the promende: don't stop dancing! (turn to S from Gang of 4.) Dizzy. First English Roar Rewrite 2009Formation: Mx. Cir. Difficulty: 1 Progression: 2 A1 LL F+B:
(just the) M go fwd, return to face P Paul
Balliet A2: your next P is in your L hand. From Sibyl's Roundabout, 1972 by Les Wootton First English RoundaboutFormation: Mx. Cir. Difficulty: 1 Progression: 2 A1 LL F+B:
(just the) M go fwd, return to face P Paul
Balliet Sibyl's Roundabout, 1972 by Les Wootton First Hey FavoriteFormation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 w/N AlL
1+1/2: WC Paul
Balliet Designed as the first hey for new dancers. B2: cir L back to orig. place. Alt. B1: B 2X and S or w/P L elbow reel: w/P R elbow reel. FloorplayFormation: Becket Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 M pass L
to a hey for 4 Paul
Balliet When teaching, mention AlL with new N before walking the cross trail thru. B2: W in middle of wave. Name requested by Jan Koloda. More Floorplay Rewrite 2012Formation: Becket Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 M pass L
to a hey for 4 Paul
Balliet B2: W in middle of wave. Spin to R as in Rory Amore. Name requested by Jan Koloda. Fuller Park FantasyFormation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 B wave,
w/N AlR: W AlL, w/same N half AlR Paul
Balliet A1: Take N's R hand, W take L hands to form wave Glen Helen Rewrite 2008Formation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 LL F+B: 1s
G 1+1/2 (or once and AlL N) Paul
Balliet A1: Changed to 1+1/2 as the norm. B1: Here, all turns are towards your N  chance to check them out before S! B1 three steps then turn, from Jim's Reel by Steve Schnurr. Gnat Sass, The New 1998Formation: Improper Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 Cir L: w/N
DSD Paul
Balliet B2: in an uncrowded hall, the 2s may S as well, and face up. Going to St. PaulFormation: Imp Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 Cir L: w/N
DSD Paul
Balliet great dance Hey Man FavoriteFormation: Becket Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 M DSD:
(take R hands) M B, half AlR (pass P by L) Paul
Balliet A1: The Al is really about 3/4, but half way & pass P by R gets the idea. B2: w/P, slant to L to face a new cpl. Go fwd. towards them, back up to end up across from them. A1:can also have W DSD. Honey Rum New 2008Formation: Becket Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 Slide L
F+B: WC Paul
Balliet A1: As a couple, slant L and move towards a new couple. Face across and back up. Joel and Louise 30th Anniversary YESFormation: Becket Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 WC: WC Paul
Balliet B1: you will end up across the set, swithcing places with the same gender person. M will face out, and W in, holding your N's L hand. Take the R hand of your next N, with whom you will swap places. B2: the Al is a bit more than 1/2 turn. LockstitchFormation: Imp Difficulty: 3 Progression: 2 A1 w/N B R,
L, slide R: (new N) B R, L, slide R (similar to Rory Amore, but progresses
along wave) Paul
Balliet A1: dance starts in long waves, M face out. Instruct: M turn your back to your partner, take N's R & form long waves. Identify N, 2nd N (beyond first), and 3rd N. At ends, 2nd or 3rd N may be your P. Lockstitch v1 YESFormation: Becket Difficulty: 3 Progression: 2 A1 WC: LHS Paul
Balliet A2: Step to long waves, M face out.Take N's L, next N's R & form long waves. Identify next N, 2nd N (beyond first), and 3rd N. At ends, any N may be your P. At the ends, form an oval and continue around. B2: pass through & hook L. May Apple Stomper New 1995Formation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 M DSD: B
cir, w/N roll away w/a half sashay (swap places) Paul
Balliet Written after May Apple Stomp at Logan Lake. Men's TurnFormation: Imp Difficulty: 3 Progression: 1 A1 M DSD: w/N
G Paul
Balliet If the G goes a bit beyond the center, M may enjoy "peeling off" over their L shoulder to enter the B. An offering to M who never get to do a WC. New BeginningsFormation: Imp Difficulty: 3 Progression: 2 A1 w/N DSD:
w/N pull by R, (w/new N) AlL Paul
Balliet Progression occurs in A1. AlL is really 1+1/4. New Decade Rewrite 2010Formation: Imp Difficulty: 3 Progression: 2 A1 w/N DSD:
w/N pull by R, (w/new N) AlL Paul
Balliet Progression occurs in A1. AlL is really 1+1/4. B2: B & square through 2 hands. New Year's DayFormation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 LL F+B: M
DSD Paul
Balliet B1: cir L to orig. place; introduce N, 2nd N, G before anyone moves. New Year's Day r1 Modify 2006Formation: Imp Difficulty: 2 Progression: 1 A1 LL F+B: M
DSD Paul
Balliet B1: cir L to orig. place; introduce current N, new N before anyone moves Summer Sunshine FavoriteFormation: Imp Difficulty: 1 Progression: 1 A1 B wave,
w/N S Paul
Balliet A1: Take N's R hand, W take L hands to form wave Three's Company FavoriteFormation: Imp Difficulty: 1 Progression: 1 A1 PT, w/new
N G and S (face across) Paul
Balliet B1: 1s and #2 M cir L once, the 1s arch and pull the M thru to S w/his partner. A1: first time thru, don't PT. Becky Hill suggests Appalachian tune. Three's Crowd Lisa 1997Formation: Imp Difficulty: 1 Progression: 1 A1 w/N DSD
and S (face across) Paul
Balliet / Greenleaf variation B1: 1s and #2 M cir L once, the 1s arch and pull the M thru to S w/his partner.

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