Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Road To Alhambra

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ROAD TO ALHAMBRA (J4x40) 4C set Charles Upton

1- 8 1s lead down below 3s and cast up one place on own sides, cross RH and cast down to 3rd place on opposite sides
9-16 2s+3s+1s set and cross RH, change places on sides LH (as in 3 couple R&L) and cross RH
17-24 Dancers in 2, 3 and 4 pstns set and cross RH, change places on sides (as in 3 couple R&L) and cross RH
25-32 Dancers in 1st place set and cross RH while those in 3rd and 4th place set and dance ½ RH across, the top 3 Ladies (on Men's side) and bottom 3 Men dance ½ reel of 3 Persons in 2nd and 3rd place starting Reels LSh
33-40 All dance ½ reel of 4 on sides, all set and cross over RH

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


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