MUNDESSE

Round for six; in seven parts (1st Ed., 1650).
American numbering – anticlockwise

MUSICMOVEMENTS



First Part.
A11–4Hands-six eight slips clockwise.
5–8Partners set and turn single.
A21–4Hands-six eight slips counter-clockwise.
5–8Partners set and turn single.
B1–4First man sets to his partner and turns single.
5–8First woman sets to her partner and turns single.
C1–2First man honours his partner.
3–4Second man the same.
5–6Third man the same.
7–8Partners honour each other.
D1–4Partners turn.
5–8Each man turns the woman on his left.



Second Part.
A11–8First man leads his partner forward eight steps and falls back eight steps.
A21–8First man leads his partner forward betewwn second and third couples; they cast off, the man to his left, the woman to her right, and return to places, passing behind the third and second couples respectively.
B1–4First woman sets to second man and turns single.
5–8Second man sets to first woman and turns single.
C1–2First woman honours the man on her right.
3–4Second woman the same.
5–6Third woman the same.
7–8Partners honour.
D1–8As in First Part.



Third Part.
A1, A2As in Second Part, first woman leading second man between third man and third woman.
B1–4Second man sets to his partner and turns single.
5–8Second woman sets to her partner and turns single.
C1–2Second man honours his partner.
3–4Third man the same.
5–6First man the same.
7–8Partners honour.
D1–8As in First Part.



Fourth Part.
A1, A2As in Second Part, second man leading his partner between first and third couples.
B1–4Second woman sets to third man and turns single.
5–8Third man sets to second woman and turns single.
C1–2Second woman honours the man on her right.
3–4Third woman the same.
5–6First woman the same.
7–8Partners honour.
D1–8As in First Part.



Fifth Part.
A1, A2As in Second Part, second woman leading third man between first man and first woman.
B1–4Third man sets to his partner and turns single.
5–8Third woman sets to her partner and turns single.
C1–2Third man honours his partner.
3–4First man the same.
5–6Second man the same.
7–8Partners honour.
D1–8As in First Part.



Sixth Part.
A1, A2As in Second Part, third man leading his partner between first and second couples.
B1–4Third woman sets to first man and turns single.
5–8First man sets to third woman and turns single.
C1–2Third woman honours the man on her right.
3–4First woman the same.
5–6Second woman the same.
7–8Partners honour.
D1–8As in First Part.



Seventh Part.
A1, A2As in Second Part, third woman leading first man between second man and second woman.
B1–8As in First Part.
C1–8As in First Part.
D1–8As in First Part.



Page transcribed by Hugh Stewart