Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Celtic Crossing

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CELTIC CROSSING (J5x32) 5C set Bill Forbes Craigievar Book 3

1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, set, 2s and 4s cross back RH while 1s and 3s ¾ turn RH to face 2nd corners
9-16 1s and 3s dance full diagonal reels of 4 with 2nd corners
17-24 1s+3s dance Figs of 8 - Men round couple above them and Ladies round couple below while 2s+4s+5s set, cross RH set and cross back LH
25-32 1s+3s dance RH across - Ladies with couple above them and Men with couples below, 1s and 3s turn LH and cast 1 place

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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