Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Left-Handed Fiddler

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LEFT-HANDED FIDDLER (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Howard Lasnik

1- 8 1s turn LH and cast 1 place, cross LH and cast left to both face 2L
9-16 1s set and turning inwards set to 3M and face 3L, set and turn inwards set to 2M end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s turn corners LH and partner RH to face 2nd corners, turn corner LH and partner RH to 2nd places own sides
25-32 All circle 6H round and back

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

The deviser, Howard Lasnik, dedicated this dance to Boston's Barbara McOwen, fiddler, band leader, composer, music arranger and director, and dancer.

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