Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Monica

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MONICA (R3x48) 3C set Rod Downey Lower Hutt SCD 60th Anniv

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast to 2nd place, 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 1s ½ turn RH to finish nearer hands joined facing 3M. 1s set to 3M. 1s+3M dance RH across. 1s finish in 2nd place opposite sides
17-24 1s ½ turn LH to finish nearer hands joined facing 3L. 1s set to 3W. 1s+3L dance LH across. 1s finish 1M facing 2M, 1L following partner
25-32 1s dance Alternating Tandem Reel of 3 with 1st corners. Finish 1M facing 3M
33-40 1s dance Alternating Tandem Reel of 3 with 2nd corners. 1s finish 2nd place on own side, 1M facing out
41-48 Reels of 3 on side 1s+3s pass LSh to start. 1s+3s dance extra loop to change places. 231

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

The deviser gave this dance to another dancer and friend, Monica (Juping) Zhou, on the occasion of her 50th birthday.

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