Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Lovers' Knot

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE LOVERS' KNOT (S8x40) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 8

1- 8 1s dance full Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 1s set twice and turn 2H twice
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back to face 1st corners
25-32 1s set and turn 1st corners, set and turn 2nd corners
33-40 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corners, 1s cross to 2nd place own sides

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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