Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Raise The Roof

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

RAISE THE ROOF (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ed Nealley Delaware Valley Silver

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place, 1s dance between 3s and cast back to 2nd place as 2s+3s set and cross
9-16 Set+Link for 3, 1s dance round each other RSh to 1M facing down, 1L facing up and turn R about about to end BtoB (1M facing 3s at top, 1L facing 2s in 3rd place)
17-24 All set as Double Triangles, 1s petronella turn to end 1L between 3s (at top)/1M between 2s and all Set+Link for 3. 312
25-32 All set and cross RH and chase ½ way. 213

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

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