Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Come On Eileen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

COME ON EILEEN (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Arthur C Boswell Arnside Collection

1- 8 1s cross, cast 1 place, Man dances down between 3s and round 3M to face 1st corner while Lady dances up between 2s and round 2L to face her 1st corner
9-16 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners ending with Man facing 2s and Lady facing 3s
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles (up/down) with corners dancing 1 place clockwise after each setting, 1s end BtoB facing 3rd corners (1st corner person)
25-32 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 3rd corners and ½ reel with 4th corners

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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