Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

London's Turning

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LONDON'S TURNING (J80) 4C set Angus Henry scottishcountrydance.net

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides
9-16 1s+2s turn RH 1½ times on sides, 1s+3s turn LH 1½ times on sides to end 2314
17-24 Top 3 couples dance RSh reels of 3 on sides
25-32 Top couples also bottom couples turn RH 1½ times on sides, middle couples turn LH 1½ times on sides while bottom couple turn LH
33-64 Repeat bars 17-32 twice more (original 1s+2s are now back at the top of the set)
65-72 Top 3 couples dance RSh reels of 3 on sides
73-80 Bottom couples (original 4s+3s) turn RH 1½ times on sides and then the bottom couple (original 4s) turn LH to end 1234

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



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