La Crudela
a bassadanza for three
Source: AW Smith (Foligno), reconstructed by Dafydd Cyhoeddwr
Music: L'arte perfetta del danzare (DHDS) (1 measure intro)
Starting position: side by side
Section 1:
1 Two sempi, left and right
2&3 Two doppi, left and right
4 Ripresa, left
5&6 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
7 Ripresa, left, while turning to face the opposite direction (mezavolta)
8&9 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
10 Riverentia
Section 2:
11 Two sempi, left and right
12&13 Two doppi, left and right
14 Ripresa, left
15&16 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
17 Ripresa, left, while turning to face the opposite direction (mezavolta)
18&19 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
Section 3:
20 Ripresa, left
21 Ends ripresa, right; middle mezavolta with a doppio, right (to get out of their way, but returning to place)
22&23 Ends going one way, middle going opposite, do two doppi, left and right; mezavolta to face
24&25 Two riprese, left and right
26 Riverentia
Section 4:
27-29 Approach and pass through (middle between) with two sempi and two doppi, starting left; mezavolta to face
30 Ripresa, left
31&32 Volta del Gioioso (two sempi, right and left, ripresa right)
33 Riverentia
Section 5:
34 All do a scosso
35&36 Approach and pass through with two saltarelli, left and right; mezavolta to face
37&38 Two riprese, left and right
39 Approach and meet with two sempi, left and right; the ends mezavolta to face with the middle
40&41 Two riprese, left and right
42 Riverentia
Dance repeats to this music