Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Gilly Flower

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GILLY FLOWER (J8x32) 3C (4C set) P Roberts RSCDS Book 36

1- 8 1s+2s set, turn right about and dance to next place clockwise (1M and 2L changing sides), change places with partners RH and dance on 1 place (1s in 2nd place)
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s pass 3s by LSh to start)
17-24 2s+1s dance RH across, 1s+3s dance LH across
25-32 2s+1s+3s set advancing to form circle (no hands), set turning right about and dance RH across dance clockwise to places

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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