Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Nickie Tams

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

NICKIE TAMS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Stanley Wilkie Edinburgh 90th Anniv

1- 8 1s dance down middle below 3s, cast up through 2nd place, meet, dance up and cast to 2nd place own sides (2s step up 3-4)
9-12 2s+1s+3s dance ½ mirror (reflection) reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down to start)
13-16 1M+2s at bottom and 1L+3s at top dance ½ LSh reels of 3 across (1M+2L and 1L+3M pass LSh)
17-20 3s+1s+2s dance ½ RSh reels of 3 on sides 1M up/1L down (1M+3M at top and 1L+2L at bottom pass RSh)
21-24 1M+2s at top and 1L+3s at bottom dance ½ LSh reels of 3 across (1M+2L and 1L+3M pass LSh) 1s finish in 2nd place own sides (2s and 3s dance loops at all reel ends)
25-32 2s+1s+3s set, circle 6H round to Left

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


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