Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Athens Of The North

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ATHENS OF THE NORTH (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Atsuko Clement Edinburgh 90th Anniv

1- 8 2s followed by 1s lead down (2 steps), turn partners 2H. 1s followed by 2s dance up, 1s+2s ½ turn (M Left hand, L Right hand). 213
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Diagonal R&L. 1s finish facing out in 2nd place. (3)1(2)
17-24 3s+1s+2s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides (1M+3L and 1L+2M pass RSh to start)
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance clockwise ½ way round and turn partners 2H (1s turn 1½ times). 213

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

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