Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lads And Lasses

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LADS AND LASSES (R96) Sq.Set John Morris Vallin Collection 1

1- 8 All circle to right and back
9-16 1s+3s dance RH across 1¼ times, pass facing dancer LSh and chase anticlockwise to original places
17-24 1s and 3s dance Tandem reels across with corners (RSh to 4M/2M to start)
25-32 1s+3s dance LH across 1¼ times, pass facing dancer LSh and chase anticlockwise to opposite places
33-40 3s+1s dance R&L
41-44 3s and 1s cast round corners and cross in through side couples into line up/down centre (1L+1M+3M+3L)
45-48 1s+3s Balance-in-Line to right and set rotating to face partner, ¾ turn RH to original places while 2s and 4s set and turn RH
49-88 2s+4s repeat bars 9-48 (reels up/down and balance across)
89-96 All circle to left and back

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



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