Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Guidman Of Balangigh

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GUIDMAN OF BALANGIGH (J8x32) 2C (4C set) Playford RSCDS Book 30

1- 8 1s dance down between 2s and cast back to places, 1M+2M nearer hands joined dance across between 1L and 2L, divide and dance back to places
9-16 1L+2L nearer hands joined dance across between 1M and 2M, divide and dance back to places, 2s dance up and cast back to places
17-24 1M+2L set advancing, twirl and dance back to places, 1L+2M repeat this Fig
25-32 1s+2s dance 4H (skip change) round ½ way, set and cross RH

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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