Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Spinning Stones

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SPINNING STONES (R8x32) 3C (4C set) C Tress Merry Dancers 2

1- 8 1s advance RH and set rotating ½ way, cross RH and cast 1place on own side into middle to end with about turn (L to right, M to left) to face 3rd corner
9-12 1s dance ½ reel of 3 on sides giving RSh to 3rd corner and about turn to face 2nd corner
13-16 1s dance ½ reel of 3 across giving RSh to 2nd corner and about turn to face 1st corner
17-20 1s dance ½ reel of 3 on sides giving RSh to 1st corner and about turn to face 4th corner
21-24 1s dance ½ reel of 3 across giving RSh to 4th corner and about turn to end BtoB facing own side
25-32 1s dance Double Triangles ending 2nd place own side

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



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