Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

MacPhail's Magic

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MACPHAIL'S MAGIC (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ann Dix Reel Friends 2

1- 4 1s+2s set and 1M+2L ¾ turn RH to 2M/1L places while 1L+2M cast 1 place down/up
5- 8 1L+2M ¾ turn RH while 1M+2L cast down/up to original places and set advancing
9-16 1s+2s dance Poussette
17-24 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start)
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in and up to start)

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


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