Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Tartan Shawl

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TARTAN SHAWL (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Martin Sheffield Valleys of Dauphine

1- 8 1s ½ turn RH, slip step down (as 2s step up) and up to top to end BtoB facing 2nd place opposite sides
9-12 1s set in double triangle position, 1s+2nd corners set facing each other diagonally while 1st corners change places RH
13-16 1s face up/down and set in double triangles, 1s+1st corners set facing each other diagonally while 2nd corners change places RH
17-24 1s face own sides and set in double triangles position, 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners and set in double triangles facing up/down
25-32 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners, 1s turn LH to own sides and set

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



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