Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

January Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JANUARY JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Valerie Waynberg Silver Collection

1- 8 1s+2s set and 1s cast 1 place, 2s+1s dance ½ double Figs of 8 (1s cross up to start)
9-16 1s+3s set and 1s cast down 1 place, 3s+1s dance a ½ double Figs of 8 (1s cross up to start)
17-20 All set and 1s dance up middle to 2nd place while 2L+3L change places LH as 2M+3M change places RH on sides. 312
21-24 1L dance RH across with 2M+3M as 1M dances LH across with 3M+2M and 1s end facing 1st corner pstn
25-32 1s dance ½ diag reel of 4 with corners and pass LSh to face 2nd corner pstn, 1s dance ½ diag reel of 4 with corners and pass RSh to end 2nd place own sides

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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