Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Sprig Of Ivy (Dickson)

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SPRIG OF IVY (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Bowie Dickson Boston Celebrate 50 Years

1- 8 1s set and cross down RH to 2nd place, set and turn LH 1¼ to face 2nd corners
9-16 1s dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners and 1s turn right about to face 1st corner, repeat with 1st corners and end turning right about to 1L facing up and 1M down
17-24 1s dance RH across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s), 2s and 3s chase clockwise ½ way (1s follow couples and end in middle)
25-32 1s dance LH across (Man with 3s at top and Lady with 2s) and all chase anticlockwise ½ way. 213

Second time:- 1s+4s change places LH on sides as new 1s begin

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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