Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Round And Round The Radical Road

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ROUND AND ROUND THE RADICAL ROAD (J8x40) 3C (4C set) M Elgie and J Crosby Glenfinnan Book

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place, lead down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place own sides
9-16 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) and change into ½ reels with other couple
17-24 2s+1s+3s set facing partners twice and 1s turn RH 1¼ times to end 1M between 2s facing 1L between 3s
25-32 1s dance ½ reels of 3 on opposite sides and change into ½ reels of 3 on own sides ending between 2s/3s as bar 24
33-40 2s+1s+3s set in lines across twice and 1s turn LH 1¼ times to 2nd place own sides

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



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