Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Glint Of Gold

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A GLINT OF GOLD (S4x32) 4C set Jim Stott Banffshire Jubilee Book

1- 8 1s and 4s cross and cast in 1 place, 1s+4s dance LH across while 2s+3s chase ½ way clockwise (2L and 3M cast to start). (3)(1)(4)(2)
9-12 3s facing 1s also 4s facing 2s all set, top 2 Men also bottom 2 Ladies change places RH while top 2 Ladies also bottom 2 Men change places RH
13-16 3s and 2s dance ½ Figs of 8 round end couples. (1)32(4)
17-20 3s+2s dance LH across while 1s+4s chase ½ way clockwise (4L and 1M cast), 4s facing 3s also 2s facing 1s set
21-24 Top 2 Men also bottom 2 Ladies ½ turn RH while top 2 Ladies also bottom 2 Men ½ turn LH. 3412
25-32 2s dance up and out behind 4s to 1st place while 3s dance down and out (after 2s pass) behind 1s to 4th place and all turn 2H. 2413

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



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