Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Rice And Lefse

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

RICE AND LEFSE (J8x40) 3C (4C set) L Friedman-Shedlov

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place
9-16 1s cross RH, cast to right and dance ¾ way round set to end 1M between 2s facing down and 1L between 3s facing up while 2s+3s dance R&L
17-28 2s+1s+3s dance 3 couple R&L (start by changing place RH up/down)
29-32 All set and 1s petronella turn to 2nd place own sides while 2s and 3s cross RH
33-40 1s dance diag R&L with 2s+3s to end 3124
2nd time through, ends 3412, 1s step to bottom and 3s become new 1s

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

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