Tony Parkes - Forward Five


Tony Parkes - Forward Five


Northern / Prompt & Patter


The dance is based on one used by Ralph Page. Tony's shortened version goes as follows:

A1 All go forward and back
Go forward again, gent #1 bring two ladies home

A2 At the heads, go right and left five
Do a right and left back and look alive

B1 On the corner, do an allemande left
Come back home and swing your partner

B2 Promenade

The musicians are Yankee Ingenuity (Peter Barnes, piano; Mary Lea, fiddle; Cal Howard, bass; Jack O'Connor, mandolin), joined by Alasdair Fraser on fiddle.


Fred Sheldon

Date Created

April 27, 1992


Fred Sheldon

Spatial Coverage

USA, Massachusetts, Concord

Temporal Coverage


Item Relations

This item has no relations.