Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Cherry Blossom

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CHERRY BLOSSOM (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Brockbank

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, dance RH across (1M with 2s and 1L with 3s) and 1s end by casting up/down round 3rd corners
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 2nd corners
17-24 1s pass RSh and set to 2nd corners, change places RH, corners turn LH 1ΒΌ times to face 1st corner (pstn) while 1s+1st corner persons chase 1 place clockwise
25-32 1s change place RH with corner persons in middle and turn LH to 2nd place opposite sides, 2s+1s+3s set and cross RH

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


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Cherry Blossom In Kensington Gardens, London


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