Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Holy Cow

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HOLY COW!!! (J8x32) 2C (4C set) John Drewry Stoneywood Collection 1

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, 1M+2L ¾ turn RH and dance out own side RSh round 2M/1L back to places
9-16 1s+2s dance LH across, 1L+2M ¾ turn LH and dance out own side LSh round 2L/1M back to places
17-24 1s+2s set, 1M+2L change places RH, 1L+2M change places LH, 2s+1s ½ turn partners 2H to end facing down/up
25-32 2s+1s circle 4H round and back

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

Holy Cow Image
Highland Cattle Near Colvend Church, Scotland

Image Copyright Trevor Kirtley under this Creative Commons Licence.

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