Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

And Now We Are Twenty Five

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

AND NOW WE ARE TWENTY FIVE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Foster St Ronan's SCD Club 35 Year Anniversary Book

1- 8 1s cross down under 3s arch and cast up to 2nd place opposite side, 1s turn LH and face 1st corners while 3s (making arch) dance up to 2nd place and turning inwards dance down to places as 2s dance up and face diagonally in and set twice
9-16 1s+1st corners change places RH then 1st corners turn 1¼ LH to face 2nd corners, 1st+2nd corners change places RH and 2nd corners turn 1¼ LH to face 1s in 3rd corner positions
17-24 2nd corners change places RH with 1s who turn LH to end 1L between 2L+3L (facing down) and 1M between 2M+3M (facing up) and all set twice
25-32 1s+2s+3s dance ½ RH across and 1s complete the wheel as 2s+3s and dance to their places, 2L+3L also 2M+3M dance 1 place clockwise to end 2s in 1st place and 3s in 3rd place while 1s turn once round to face down (1L on 1M left) ready to start again

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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