A Barn Dance Repertoire
by Thomas Green
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Dixon Sixsome

Author:  David Kettlewell
Formation: Sicilian circle
Difficulty:  2
3-facing-3.  Trios can be any mix of sexes.  Useful if sexes imbalanced

A1: All circle left once round.
A2: The centre person in each threesome swings the person on his/her right; then the person on left.
B1: The swinging pair makes an arch and the remaining person in that threesome (who should be the RH person) dances under it and back to place.  Then the RH pair make arch and LH person dances under and back home.
B2: Six-hand star right; and left.
C1: Trios basket.
C2: Forward and back in lines, forward and pass through.

Music:  48-bar jigs/reels