Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Mrs Elspeth Sinclairs Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MRS ELSPETH SINCLAIRS STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set Martin Mulligan

1- 8 All set, 1s lead down middle and cross over to cast up to 2nd place as 2s set and cross RH to 3rd place as 3s cast up to 1st place and cross RH, all set. (3)(1)(2)
9-16 1s+3s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 (1L passes 3M LSh to start and then Partner RSh), 1s+3s dance ½ Diamond Poussette 1s end opposite sides. 3(1)(2)
17-24 1s+2s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 (1M passes 2L LSh to start and then Partner RSh), 1s+2s dance ½ Poussette ending 3(1)2
25-32 1s cast right (1L up and 1M down) to meet in centre, turn 2H, 1s dance out same end and cast to 2nd place own sides

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



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