Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Dancing Out Of Habit

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DANCING OUT OF HABIT (Oh! Brother Dominic) (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 6

1-16 1s set, cross RH, cast below 3s, dance ½ Fig of 8 round 3s, slip step up to top, cast to 2nd place and cross LH while 2s stand for 2 bars repeat (without the final crossing) ending in 1st place own sides
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 2nd corner and end passing RSh to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to left for 6 steps, pivot left and chase back to places

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

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