Fraza Mignion Franzesse
a ballo for two
Source: AW Smith (NYP), reconstructed by Dafydd Cyhoeddwr
Music: Una Festivita Della Danza (DHDS) (a measure of intro)
Starting position: side by side, holding hands
Section 1:
1 Riverentia (to the ground)
2 Two continentie, left and right
3&4 Two sempi, left and right, and a doppio, left
5-7 Three riprese francesi (backwards), right, left, right
8 Two continentie, left and right
Section 2:
9-11 The man leaves with two sempi, left and right, and two doppi, left and right
12 The man does one more doppio, left, turning back toward the woman
13-15 The man returns to the woman with three piva, right, left, right, ending up to the woman's right
16 The man does a riverentia to the ground, touching right hands with the woman
Section 3:
17-19 The woman leaves with two sempi, left and right, and two doppi, left and right
20 The woman does one more doppio, left, turning back toward the man
21-23 The woman returns to the man with three piva, right, left, right, ending up to the man's right
24 The woman does a riverentia to the ground, touching right hands with the man
Section 4:
25-32 They join hands and do eight saltarelli, starting left
Dance repeats.