Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Swinging Braes

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SWINGING BRAES (S3x32) 3C Set Edwin Werner

1- 8 1s+2s dance the Knot and 1s end facing 1st corner
9-16 Corner Chain:-
' 1s change place RH with 1st corners, 1st corners turn LH in centre and return to places giving RH to 1s who turn LH in centre to face 2nd corners
17-24 1s+2nd corners dance reel of 4. 1s finish in 2nd place own side
25-32 1s+3s set and dance ¾ Double Fig of 8 while 3s cast up to top and dance down middle to bottom and cast up to 2nd place

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

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