Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Miss Jeannie Carmichael

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MISS JEANNIE CARMICHAEL (M-4x(S32+R32)) 4C set F Sverdlove+Gruskin

Strathspey
1- 8 1s+4s set, cast in 1 place and dance RH across
9-16 1s+4s set and cast back to places, 1s+2s and 3s+4s circle 4H round to left
17-24 1L+4M cast to change place as 1M+2L, 2M+3L and 3M+3L cross RH and set, 3M+2L cast to change place as 4M+3L, 1M+4L and 2M+1L cross RH and set
25-32 All repeat above Fig bars 17-24

Reel
1- 8 All petronella turn into centre, petronella turn to opposite sides, petronella turn to centre and petronella turn to places
9-24 1s turn RH and cast 1 place, cross, cast back to top, dance down below 3s and cast to 2nd place opposite sides, all turn partners RH
25-32 2s+1s with 3s+4s dance Poussette (in pairs) to 3421

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



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