Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Swan

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SWAN (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Romaine Butterfield Aoteaora Collection

1- 8 All set, 1L+2M cross RH, 1s+2s change places LH on sides and set
9-16 1L and 2L cast 1 place, 2L+1L lead up to face partner and turn RH 1½ times to end 1s facing down and 2s up
17-24 1s dance Allemande down and up (pass 2s LSh) to top place opposite side while 2s dance Allemande up and dance round to end in 2nd place
25-32 1s+2s set, 1s cast 1 place as 2s lead up, 1s cross up LH as 2s cast and 1s cast as 2s lead up

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

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