Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Diagonal Symmetry

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DIAGONAL SYMMETRY (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Douglas J Dean Rodney Rooms Book 2

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast 1 place and turn LH (4 bars) to face 1st corner
9-16 1M dances reel of 3 on opposite sides (LSh to 1st corner) while 1L dances Fig of 8 round 1st+2nd Corners, both end facing 1st corners
17-24 1L dances reel of 3 on opposite sides (LSh to 1st corner) while 1M dances Fig of 8 round 1st+2nd Corners, both end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (LSh to 1st corner) and cross to 2nd places

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



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