Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Over The Hill

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

OVER THE HILL (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Derek Haynes Carnforth Collection 3

1- 8 1s+2s dance the Tournée:-
' 1s+2s dance into prom hold (Men with partner on right, 1s face M's side and 2s L's side), couples ½ wheel anticlockwise and Men turn Ladies into middle, both couples turn 1½ times (2s RH, 1s LH) and 1s end facing 1st corners
9-24 1s dance Corner Chain with 1st and 2nd corners:-
' 1s change places RH with 1st corners, 1st corners turn LH in centre and return to places giving RH to 1s who turn LH in centre to face 2nd corners
' 1s change places RH with 2nd corners, 2nd corners turn LH in centre and return to places giving RH to 1s and 1s end turning LH to end side by side (LSh to LSh) facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), pass RSh to dance LH across with other couple

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



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