Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Hurlingham Quadrangle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE HURLINGHAM QUADRANGLE (M-(S64+R64)) Sq.Set P Knight

Strathspey
1- 8 All dance Grand Chain ½ way, set to and turn partners 2H
9-16 1s+3s dance RH across, Men leading chase clockwise back to places
17-24 2s+4s repeat bars 9-16
25-32 All dance interlocking reels (Ladies leading) of 4 across giving LH in middle but Men end BtoB facing opposite partner
33-40 All set and turn RH, all promenade anticlockwise ½ way (Men end in original places beside opposite partner)
41-48 All dance interlocking reels (Ladies leading) of 4 across giving LH in middle but Men end BtoB facing own partner
49-56 All set and turn RH, all promenade clockwise ½ way to original places
57-64 All circle 8H round and back

Reel
Repeat bars 1-64

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



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