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Square Dance: Table of Contents

Square Dance Basic 1: Grand Square

Grand Square at Taminations
Grand Square video (1:18 to 3:14)

Basic 1

Heads Face, Grand Square

static square (#14)

designated dancers
(here, heads)
turn to face partner
proceed around 4 sides of square:
1 step/beat; 4 beats/side;
turn (always to face center) on multiples of 4
Do NOT turn on step 16.
Instead, ‘reverse’: retrace all four sides.

On beat 32, face in (as needed) to match start formation.
Basic 1