Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

La Maestra

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LA MAESTRA (S4x32) 4C set B Barnes

1-12 1s dance Figs of 8 on own sides (between 2s to start) and end in own places
13-16 1s+2s also 3s+ 4s dance ½ Poussette and turn to 1s+2s facing up, 3s+4s facing down. 21(3)(4)
17-24 1s+2s dance Allemande (up) as 3s+4s dance Allemande (down) ending with all dancers curving right to original places. 1234
25-32 1s+2s dance RH across ½ way then 1s+3s dance LH across ½ way, 1s+4s dance RH across ½ way and all cross RH. 2341

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

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