Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Elegant Cranes Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 All dance ½ Grand Chain, set and turn partners 2H. (3)(2)(1)
9-16 All dance Reflection reels of 3 (1s in and up to start) ending with 1s dancing up to face 1st corners pstns as 2s continue to 3rd place
17-24 1s dance ½ diag reel with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corner pstns, 1s dance ½ reel with 2nd corners and curve to right to 1M between 2s, 1L between 3s
25-32 All Set+Link for 3 to (2)(1)(3) (all on opposite sides), all chase clockwise ½ way to 312

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

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Exceptionally Elegant Crane

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