Definitions of Square Dance Calls and Concepts

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Latch On ({fraction}) [C3A]
(Lee Kopman 1975)

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From Tandem dancers, Facing dancers, or Back-to-Back dancers. EN: 10

Right Roll To A Wave, Arm Turn 1/4 (or the designated fraction). EN: 20

Ends in a R-H Mini-Wave. This is a 2-part call. EN: 30

 beforeLatch On afterRight Roll To A Wave afterArm Turn 1/4 (done)

CONTRAST THE FOLLOWING

 This is the starting formationfor each of the following: afterAs Couples Once Removed Latch On afterOnce Removed As Couples Latch On

1. For the first case, 'As Couples' is heard first, so you work As Couples to do the call 'Once Removed Latch On'. See diagrams below. EN: 40

 Imagine you start herewhere each dancer is a couple EN: 50 afterOnce Removed Latch On
2. For the second case, 'Once Removed' is heard first, so you work Once Removed to do the call 'As Couples Latch On'. Note that, for this case, the dancers in the set {, , , } are on every other plane in both the starting formation and the ending formation. Similarly, so are the dancers in the set {, , , }. EN: 60

CALLERLAB definition for Latch On (fraction)

Choreography for Latch On (fraction)

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