Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Burns - 250 Years

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BURNS - 250 YEARS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) M Young

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place, turn LH to face 2L (Lady in front of Man)
9-12 1s dance a ½ diagonal Tandem reel of 3 with corners
13-16 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across - 1L with 2M+3M (at top) LSh to 2M and 1M with 2L+3L LSh to 2L and end facing Man's 1st corner (pstn) (1M in front of 1L)
17-24 1s dance a ½ diagonal Tandem reel of 3 with corners, 1s dance up to top (1M ahead of 1L) and cast to 2nd places opposite sides
25-32 3s followed by 1s+2s (who dance down) lead up to top, cross and dance down own sides to 213

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



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