Bob Dalsemer - Forward Six and Back

Title

Bob Dalsemer - Forward Six and Back

Subject

Northern / Prompt & Patter

Description

Bob Dalsemer calls a traditional square dance -- Right Hand High, Left Hand Low-- with music provided by Notorious (Larry Unger and Eden MacAdam Somer) and Old New England (Bob McQuillen, Jane Orzechowski, and Deanna Stiles). Recorded at the final session of the annual Ralph Page Dance Legacy Weekend, Durham, NH, January 19, 2013.

Bob usually calls the dance to this tune-- Ragtime Annie-- but in New England the dance is frequently called to the tune of When the Work's All Done This Year.

This clip includes a walkthrough of the figure.

Creator

Bob Dalsemer

Date Created

January 19, 2013

Contributor

David Millstone

Spatial Coverage

USA, New Hampshire, Durham

Temporal Coverage

2000 -