Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Peter's Pride

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PETER'S PRIDE (R128) Sq.Set Harry Rhodes Snowdon Book 1

1- 8 All circle 8H round and back
9-16 All set to partner, turn RH, set to corners and turn LH
17-24 1s and 3s pass partner RH, dance behind next corner and to meet opposite partner and turn RH into prom hold and dance in between side couple and pass LSh
25-32 1M+3L and 3M+1L dance ½ reel of 4 with 2M+4M and ½ reel of 4 with 2L+4L, 1s and 3s end facing own partners in centre
33-40 1s+3s pass partner RSh and dance out between side couples, cast behind corner to meet partner opposite original places and turn partners LH
41-48 1s+3s dance ½ Ladies' Chain, 2s+4s dance ½ Ladies' Chain
49-56 Ladies dance reel of 4 up/down set (2L+1L and 3L+4L pass RSh to start)
57-64 1s+3s dance ½ Men's Chain, 2s+4s dance ½ Men's Chain (All now in original places)
65-72 2s and 4s pass partner RH, dance behind partner's corner and turn opposite partner RH into prom hold and dance in between end couples and pass LSh
73-80 2M+4L and 4M+2L dance ½ reel of 4 with 1M+3M and ½ reel of 4 with 1L+3L, 2s and 4s end facing own partner in centre
81-88 2s and 4s pass partner RSh and dance out between end couples, cast corner to meet partner opposite original places and turn partner RH
89-96 2s+4s dance ½ Men's Chain, 1s+3s dance ½ Men's Chain
97-104 Men dance reel of 4 across set (1M+4M and 3M+2M pass RSh to start)
105-112 2s+4s dance ½ Ladies' Chain, 1s+3s dance ½ Ladies' Chain (All now in original places)
113-120 All set to corners and turn LH, set to partner and turn RH
121-128 All circle 8H round and back

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



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