Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

North Lea

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

NORTH LEA (S4x32) 4C Set Ron Arrowsmith Doune Collection

1- 4 1M and 2M cross, pass partners RSh and cast down to 3rd/4th places while 3L and 4L cross, pass partners RSh and cast up to 1st/2nd places
5- 8 All Ladies (at top) dance RH across while Men also dance RH across
9-12 1L and 2L cross, pass opposite person RSh and cast down to 3rd/4th places while 3M and 4M cross, pass opposite person RSh and cast up to 1st/2nd places
13-16 All set to partners and turn RH into Allemande hold
17-24 3s+4s+1s+2s dance 6 bars of Allemande, 2s fall back to sides in 1st place while 1s+4s+3s set to partner in middle and face up
25-32 1s followed by 4s+3s dance up, cross above 2s, cast down on opposite sides and cross RH to own sides. 2341

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



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