Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MAURICE (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Gary Thomas Dunsmuir Dances

1- 8 1L+2M turn 2H, 1M+2L turn 2H and end in middle facing own partner
9-16 1s and 2s ½ turn partners 2H and 1s ½ turn onto Ladies' side as 2s ½ turn onto Men's side, 1s+2s circle 4H round left ½ way and end in lines across Men at top facing down, Ladies at bottom facing up, 1s and 2s Set+Link
17-24 1M+2L dance DoSiDo while 1L+2M dance clockwise 1 place to face partner and advance as they retire, 1s+2s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4
25-32 2s and 1s pivot into place and dance a Diamond Poussette right round. 21

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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