Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Glengrant

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GLENGRANT (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Hugh Foss Glendarroch Sh 46

1- 8 1s set advancing and turn 2H, lead down crossing and cast up to 1st place opposite sides
9-16 1s+2s dance ¾ R&L and Adv+Ret (up/down) for 1 step
17-24 2s+1s set advancing to partner and turn 2H, 1s cast up and dance down to 2nd place while 2s cross down and cast up to top
25-32 2s+1s dance ¾ R&L and circle left ½ way

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


Dance Information

See also 'Glen-grant' by Ian Barbour.

Glen Grant is a highland glen (valley) about 50 miles due east of Inverness, Scotland. The water flows from the source in Back Burn, through Glen Grant and on to eventually flow past Glen Grant Distillery in Rothes. This Speyside distillery produces one of the most famous and most popular single malt whiskies in the world.

Glen Grant Image
Valley Of The Back Burn, The Head Of Glen Grant


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