Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

St Giles

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ST GILES (J4x40) Sq.Set Sheldon and Swirles

1- 8 All Adv+Ret and turn partner LH into...
9-16 All dance double Ladies' Chain (Ladies dancing RH across in centre)
17-24 1s Promenade round in Allemande hold acknowledging each couple in turn
25-32 1st Lady changes place RH with corner, then 2nd Lady changes place RH with corner, then 3L and then 4L
33-40 All with new partner Promenade clockwise (Men on outside) once round
Repeat 4 times

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

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