Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

September Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SEPTEMBER STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 2C (4C set) N Higgs Mixture for all

1- 8 1s+2s dance Espagnole:-
' 1-2 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
' 3-4 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
' 5-8 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH
9-16 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s, 2s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 1s
17-24 2s+1s dance ½ R&L and circle 4H round to left
25-32 1s lead down for 2, turn RH, lead to top and cast to 2nd place

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

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