Midnight Ramble Instructions

Thompson’s Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, Vol. 3, 1773, reconstructed by George Fogg

Duple minor longways | 2/2 | D Major

A1

1-4 1st couple clap own hands, cross and go below one place | 2nd couple lead up (3-4)

5-8 1st couple two-hand turn once and a half

A2

1-4  2nd couple clap own hands, cross and go below one place | 1st couple lead up (3-4)

5-8 2nd couple two-hand turn once and a half

B1

1-4 1st couple cross and go below one place | 2nd couple lead up (3-4)

5-8 1st couple half figure eight up through 2nd couple

B2

1-8 Four changes of rights and lefts, starting with partner