Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Orion's Dance

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ORION'S DANCE (R4x32) 4C set Chris Ronald 12 SCDs

1- 8 1s and 4s cross RH and cast in, 1s+4s dance LH across ending in St Andrews Cross (RH to corners)
9-16 1s+corners Balance-in-Line and ½ turn corners RH, Balance-in-Line and ½ turn corners RH
17-20 1M+4M dance out top and cast left while 4L+L dance out bottom and cast left, 1M+4M and 4L+1L cross passing LSh as corners Adv+Ret
21-24 1M+4M dance out Ladies' side and cast up while 4L+L dance out Men's side cast down, 1M+4M and 4L+1L cross diag passing LSh as corners Adv+Ret
25-32 1M+4M also 4L+1L dance LSh Tandem reels on own sides. 2413

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


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