Original English Country Dances
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Mendocino Redwood
Longways Duple Minor
A1  1-4  Up a double and back
       5-8  Twos 1/2 figure 8 up through the ones
A2  1-4  Down a double and back
       5-8  Ones 1/2 figure 8 down through the twos

B1  1-8  Right hands across, Left hands across
B2  1-2  1st corners change L shoulder (1st man, 2nd woman)
       3-4  2nd corners change R shoulder (1st woman, 2nd man)
       5-8  Partners 2-hand turn once round & end facing up.

•The choreographers suggest a skip change step for the 1/2 figure 8s.
Tune: "Woodlands Walk" by Jonathan Jensen, written for Gary Roodman's Choreography Class at Mendocino English Week 2005. Jonathan wrote the tune while walking in the redwood forest at Mendocino Woodlands State Park, on the way to the Big Tree.
Dance: Written in the choreography class at English Week 2005 by Mary Devlin, Bob Fraley and Elizabeth Zekley

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