Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Pinewoods Transitions

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PINEWOODS TRANSITIONS (R8x40) 3C (4C set) Elaine Brunken Moments in Time

1- 4 1s set, cast off (face in) as 2s set and dance up nearer hands joined as 3s set and cross RH (face out)
5- 8 1s+2s+3s dance ½ Mirror ('Reflection') reels of 3 (1s in/down, 2s out/down, 3s out/up). 312
9-12 1s set, dance down 1 place (face out) as 2s set, cast up (face in) as 3s set, cross RH (face out)
13-16 3s+2s+1s dance ½ Mirror ('Reflection') reels of 3 (1s in/up, 2s in/up, 3s out/down). 123
17-24 1s set, lead down and back up, stay in middle, 2s step in (bar 24) ready for...
25-32 1s+2s Allemande (Alternative- 1s+2s Poussette)
33-40 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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