Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lochanora

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LOCHANORA (S4x32) 4C set John Drewry Autumn Collection 83

1- 8 1s+4s set diagonally, 1M+4L change places RH and cast on own side to original place while 1L+4M cast behind own side and cross RH to place
9-16 All dance reels of 4 on sides
17-24 1L and 4M followed by partners cast in 1 place and petronella in to face each other in centre while partners remain in 2nd place on opposite sides, 1s+4s set and circle 4H round to left ½ way to end on own side (2413)
25-32 All set on sides, 2s+4s also 1s+3s circle 4H round to left ½ way, turn partners 2H and continue 4H round to end on own sides

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

'Lochan Ora' is Gaelic for Golden Loch, and is the name of a whisky liqueur produced by the Chivas Brothers. Lochan Ora is made from 100% Scotch whiskies, honey, herbs and spices.

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