Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Caterpillar

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CATERPILLAR (R4x32) 4C (4C set) D Carr Let's All Dance, Too

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s circle 4H round and back, all end on sides
9-16 All dance parallel reels of 4 on the sides.
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back
25-32 1s cast to 4th place, 1s turn RH

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

Caterpillar Image
An Unidentified Hairy Caterpillar, Greshornish, The Isle of Skye, Scotland

Image Copyright Phil Champion under this Creative Commons Licence.

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