Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Bonnie Brux

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BONNIE BRUX (M-(S40+R40)) Sq.Set M Catto

Strathspey
1- 8 Chorus - 1s+2s advance as 2s and 4s back away from partner to corners, 1s and 3s lead other partner to sides as 2s and 4s dance to meet new partner, 2s and 4s repeat above Fig back to original places
9-16 Ladies dance 4H round to left ½ way to opposite pstns, Men dance 4H round to right to meet partners
17-24 All set Highland Schottische and dance ½ Grand Chain back to original places
25-32 Chorus
33-40 Men lead partners into centre, dance to Lady on their left and set, lead new Lady out to corner and dance back to places

Reel
1- 8 Chorus
9-16 1s and 3s lead into centre, divide to face 2s/4s, set and dance RH across back to places
17-24 2s and 4s repeat above Fig dancing LH across
25-32 Chorus
33-40 All dance 8H round and back

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



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