Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

David Russell Hall

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DAVID RUSSELL HALL (R8x40) 3C (4C set) Ken Whittle RSCDS Book 42

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast up to join LH with partner and RH with 2nd corners
9-16 1s+2nd corners Balance-in-Line, face corners and set, turn corners RH and pass partner LSh to face 3rd corner (pstn) while 1st corners set turning left to dance clockwise ½ way to change places and set
17-20 1s dance ½ diagonal RSh reel of 4 with corners to join LH with partner and RH with 1st corners (pstn)
21-28 1s+1st corners Balance-in-Line, face corners and set, turn corners RH and pass partner LSh to face 2nd corner (pstn) while 2nd corners set turning left to dance clockwise ½ way to change places and set
29-32 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with corners, give LH briefly to end LSh/LSh
33-40 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), pass RSh and dance LH across with other couple to end 2nd place own side

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


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