Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Goose Burn

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GOOSE BURN (S4x32) 4C set Ann And Ian Jamieson

1- 8 2M followed by partner casts up and dances down in front of Ladies to 3L place (partner to own place) while 3L followed by partner down casts down and dances up in front of Men to 2nd place (partner to own place), all turn LH on sides (persons in 1st+2nd place and 3rd+4th place)
9-16 2s+3s dance RH across, 3L followed by partner dances up and casts down behind Ladies to 3rd place and crosses to opposite side while 2M followed by partner dances down and casts up behind Men to 2nd place and crosses to opposite side. 1(2)(3) 4
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s set and dance RH across ½ way, 1s+4s set and dance LH across ½ way. 2413
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

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