Square Dance Resource Net  (Home)ArticlesCallers and CuersClubsEventsResourcesChoreographyRecordsFrequently Asked QuestionsAcademy for Advanced and Challenge Enthusiasts  (AACE)Ceder Chest Definition BooksCeder Square Dance System  (CSDS)Square Rotation Program  (SQROT)Vic Ceder - Square Dance CallerDefinitions of square dance calls and conceptsMore square dance DefinitionsLists of square dance calls and conceptsDigital music informationSquare dance linksBande DéssineesLos Olivos Honey BeesChocolate BarsBeanie BabiesPokémon Trading CardsSend us feedback
 
More Definitions
Query Results - Find by Author
 
 Master Index  |  Feedback  |  administrator     
 Old Calls  |  C4  |  Other 
 Find by -->  Author  |  Handle  |  Definition Text  | Record ID  
 Links to Other Definitions of Old Calls 
 CALLERLAB -->  Basic  |  Mainstream  |  Plus  |  A1  |  A2  |  C1  |  C2  |  C3A 
Find call: 

Square Dance Calls authored by Ed Epperson

Sort by: 
  
1 record

  1. Eight Chain Thru Jay King

This may not be a complete list of all calls authored by Ed Epperson.

 Eight Chain Thru
 Jay King  -  page 12
 

Definition:
 

This is the move that gave its name to Eight Chain Thru Formation. From a column arrangement in which two couples in the center are back to back facing two outside couples who are facing in: Starting with a right hand and alternating hands, pull by eight times until all dancers are back to starting position. Whenever dancers have pulled by with right hands and are facing out of the set, give a left to each other and do a courtesy turn to face back in and start down the other column with a right hand. The call has come to be used for any number of hands: Eight Chain One, Two, Three, Four--right up to Seven. Other possibilities also exist such as: Heads go four, sides go three; boys go six, girls go five, etc.

Ed Epperson 1957

This definition is from The Handbook of Modern Square Dancing by Jay King.
It is provided here for informational and educational purposes only.

https://www.ceder.net/oldcalls/view.php?AuthorId=165
25-January-2020 22:58:24
Copyright © 2019 Vic Ceder.  All Rights Reserved.