Starting position.
The author and partner
Anna Piper.

Veleta

An English Old Time Waltz
danced with feet in ballet position (each turned out 45 degrees).
Music: 3/4, approximately 120 beats per minute, 16 bar choruses.

Original choreography by Arthur Morris, U.K., 1901.

Notated in Labanotation
by Don Herbison-Evans ,
donherbisonevans@yahoo.com

The word 'Veleta' is Spanish for 'wind vane'.

'Pico Veleta' is the name of a mountain and an astronomical observatory near Granada in Spain.

(updated 18 June 2010, 2 May 2020)


animation of man's steps

animation of woman's steps