Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


In Scottish Country Dancing Cast in a Longwise set, if not otherwise qualified, means Cast down.
For example, here are bars 1 to 8 of the Scottish Country Dance Strathspey The Cashmere Shawl -
1s Turn Right hands and Cast down 2 Places, Cross Left hands and Cast up to 2nd Place Opposite sides.

For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Cast, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Ayr Promenade
Bon Accord
Corner After Corner After Corner
Fair Rosamund
Fife Meeting
Glen Lyon
Monique's Jig
Music O' Spey
Pawling Reel
Scotland's Gardens
Water Of Fleet

Dance Video Clip Which Demonstrates Cast

Cast Video Clip

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