Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Set Cross And Cast

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SET CROSS AND CAST (R4x48) 2C (4C set) M Cannell St Ronan's SCD Club

1- 8 1s set and cross then cast 1 place, 1s dance ½ reel across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s)
9-16 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s), 1s change ends and dance LH across
17-24 1s set and cross then cast 1 place, 1s dance ½ reels across (1L with 3s, 1M with 4s)
25-32 1s dance RH across (1M with 3s, 1L with 4s), 1s change ends and dance LH across
33-40 1s turn RH 1¼ times and 1M followed by 1L dance RSh round 3L to 3rd place own sides while 3s dance to opposite sides. (2)(3)1(4)
41-48 All set and cross RH, 1s set and cross then cast to 4th place own side. 2341

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



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