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Rory O' More

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RORY O' MORE (J8x32) 2C (4C set) RSCDS Book 1

1- 8 1s+2s Adv+Ret; 1s+2s cross over Ladies dancing under arch made by Men, 1s turn under 2s to 2nd place
9-16 2s+1s Adv+Ret; cross Men dancing under Ladies' arch and 1s turn under 2s to original places
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette. 2 1

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


Rory O'More
Anon   RSCDS Book 1
Jig   8 x 32 bars   2 Couple Repeat   4 Couple Set   Lengthwise Set

  1-4   1s2s advance and retire;

  5-6   1L2L lead (nearer hands) under arch made by 1M2M;

  7-8   1s turn by the right under arch made by 2s, finishing 2s1s;

  9-12 2s1s advance and retire;

11-12 2M1M lead (nearer hands) under arch made by 2L1L;

15-16 1s turn by the right under arch made by 2s, finishing in original places;

17-24 1s lead down the middle and back;

25-32 1s2s poussette.

(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)


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