Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Dear Green Place

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DEAR GREEN PLACE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Jessie Hamilton Glasgow Diamond Jubilee

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s dance ½ Grand Chain (3s+1s+2s on opposite sides with 3s+2s facing diagonally in)
9-16 3s+1s+2 advance 2 steps, 1s turn to right and dance out to sides while 3s+2s set diagonally, 1s cast round 1st corner pstns and dances down/up the middle to face 1st corners while 3s+2s dance LH across for ½ way and loop round to right to corner pstns
17-24 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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