Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jigsaw

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JIGSAW (S3x40) 3C set Ann Gorman The Big Birthday Book 1998

1- 8 1s+2s+3s Promenade and end 1s cast to 2nd place as 2s dance up to top
9-16 2s+1s dance ½ double Fig of 8 (1s cross up to start, 2s cast), 1s+3s ½ double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start, 3s cast up) 1s end facing 3rd corners
17-24 1L+2s and 1M+3s dance ½ reel of 3 across, 1s face 3rd corner pstn 3s face out. 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 3rd corners and pass LSh to face 4th corners
25-32 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 4th corners, pass RSh to 2nd place opposite side and all chase clockwise to own side
33-40 1s+3s dance the Tournée:-
' 1s+3s dance into prom hold (Men with partner on right, 1s face M's side and 3s L's side), couples ½ wheel anticlockwise and Men turn Ladies into middle, both couples turn 1½ times (3s RH, 1s LH) and dance out to places. 213

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


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