Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DESPERATION (R8x32) 3C (4C set) C Fryer

1- 8 1s+2s Set and Rotate:-
' Set, Rotate singly and dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides and dance on 1 place to own sides (1s in 2nd place)
9-16 1s+2s dance RH across and LH back
17-24 1s dance Reels of 3 on sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance 6H round and back 213

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

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