Amoroso Isghardo
a balletto for two
Source: AW Smith (NYP), reconstructed by Dafydd Choeddwr
Music: Una Festivita Della Danza (DHDS) (almost a full measure of intro)
Starting position: side by side, holding hands
Section 1:
1-12 Twelve saltarelli, beginning left
Section 2:
13 Ripresa, left
14&15 Three sempi, right, left, right, then rest.
16-18 Man goes forward alone one doppio, left, and three contrapassi, then rests.
19-21 Woman catches up one doppio, left, and three contrapassi, then rests.
Section 3:
22&23 Join hands and together do two riprese, left and right
24-27 Two sempi, left and right, and three doppi, starting left
28&29 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
30 Two sempi, left and right
31 Two continentie, left and right
Dance repeats
Note: sguardo, which "isghardo" may be a form of, means "glance, eye, look, sight". So, Look of Love?