Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Sheena's Saunter

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SHEENA'S SAUNTER (March x32) Circle Dance Collins Pocket Ref
One circle, Lady on Man's Right, all facing in. Walking step.

1- 4 All join hands, Advance (4 steps) and Retire (4 steps)
5- 8 Repeat bars 1-4
9-12 Men Advance to centre (4 steps) and Retire to place
13-16 Ladies repeat bars 9-12 finishing in place, facing partner
17-24 Grand Chain (7 bars - 7 hands). Join hands in promenade hold with new partner
25-32 All promenade anticlockwise and open out to circle again

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



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