Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Fife Meeting

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE FIFE MEETING (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring 12 More Social Dances

1- 8 1s dance ½ reflection reels of 3 on own sides (1s between 2s to start) 1s dance up to top and cast to 2nd place own sides. 312
9-12 1L+3M ½ turn RH and follows him up to 2nd/3rd place Ladies' side while 1M+2L ½ turn RH and follows her down to 1st/2nd places Man's side
13-16 1s dance similarly with 2M and 3L to end in 2nd places own sides and 2s+3s on opposite sides
17-24 1s set and cross RH, 2s+1s+3s set and ½ turn RH into prom hold facing up. 213
25-32 All dance 3 couples Promenade

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


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Fife is a council area of Scotland, situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth, with inland boundaries to Perth and Kinross and Clackmannanshire. It was originally one of the Pictish kingdoms, known as Fib, and is still commonly known as the Kingdom of Fife within Scotland.

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