Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jim The Dancing Janny

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JIM THE DANCING JANNY (S3x32) 3C set J Foster St Ronan's SCD Club Innerleithen

1- 8 1s+3s dance RH across and dance clockwise ½ way round the set while 2s cast (2M up, 2L down) both cross and cast to each other's places
9-16 2s dance down to bottom and cast up, 2s dance up between top couple and cast to 2nd place own side
17-24 All turn partners RH, 3s+2s dance ½ R&L
25-32 3s+1s dance Transverse Rondel:-
' Couple on Ladies' side make arch and change places with couple opposite, dancers cast up/down and turn to face up/down. Couple facing down make arch and change places with couple facing up, those dancing up cross and cast down as those making the arch lead up

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



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