Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Arran Chase

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ARRAN CHASE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) F Reid Snr

1- 8 1s cast to 2nd place, 2s+1s+3s set, 2s and 3s chase clockwise to other end as 1s turn RH to face 3rd corner (pstn)
9-16 1s dance ½ reel with 3rd corners, 2s and 3s chase clockwise to other end while 1s turn partner RH to face 2nd corners
17-24 1s dance ½ reel with 2nd corners, 2s and 3s set and change places RH on sides while 1s turn RH to end in 2nd place BtoB facing own sides
25-32 1s dance Double Triangles with 2s+3s crossing RH to own sides as 1s turn to face opposite sides, 1s pass RSh to 2nd place own sides

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


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Arran or the Isle of Arran is the largest island in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland, and with an area of 432 square kilometres (167 sq mi) is the seventh largest Scottish island.
Isle Of Arran Image
Beinn Bhreac, Arran
The Beinn Bharrain Group Of Hills In Western Arran


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