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The Cat And The Fiddle

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THE CAT AND THE FIDDLE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Greenburn Book 3

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place and dance ½ Figs of 8 (1M round 2s and 1L round 3s)
9-16 1s dance ½ reels of 3 on sides (LSh to 1st corner to start) and ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners (RSh to 2nd corner to start)
17-24 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across (LSh to 3rd corner to start) and ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 4th corners (RSh to 4th corner) ending with a ¾ turn LH
25-32 1M dances up between 2s while 1L dances down between 3s, cast left to 2nd places own sides and 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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


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