Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Carleton Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CARLETON STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) David G Queen Queen Collection of SCD 1

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place to dance LSh round 1st corner to 2nd place opposite side
9-16 2s+1s+3s set and cross RH, 1s cast to right into middle BtoB (1M facing up 1L facing down)
17-24 1M+2s also 1L+3s dance RH across almost once round opening out into 2s+1s+3s (all on opposite sides) and chase clockwise ½ way to own sides then all dance into middle to join partner facing up for...
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance Allemande. 213

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

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