Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

PZ 40

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PZ 40 (R4x40) 4C set 4s on opposite sides P Gay

1- 8 2s turn RH 1½ times to face 1st corners, 2s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners
9-16 2s dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners and turn RH to 2nd place opposite sides. (3)2(1)(4)
17-24 2s+1s dance ½ R&L, 3s+1s also 2s+4s dance ½ R&L (giving RH on sides to start) (1)34(2)
25-32 1s+4s (1st and 3rd places) dance Ladies' Chain (up/down)
33-40 1s+3s set and dance ¾ double Fig of 8 (3s cross down and 1s cast) while 4s+2s dance full double Fig of 8 (2s cross up and 4s cast) 314(2)

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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