Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Twixt Keir And Kent

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TWIXT KEIR AND KENT (J8x40) 3C (4C set) M Ball Southport 1

1- 8 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 round 2s (1s crossing down to start)
9-16 1s cross down (each couple cross down as they reach top place) to dance reels of 3 on sides
17-24 1s+2s dance RH across for 3 bars and back for 3, 1s cast to 2nd place while 2s cross up LH to top place on own side
25-32 1s+3s dance RH across for 3 bars and back for 3, 1s cast to 3rd place while 3s cross up LH to 2nd place on own side
33-40 1s cross RH, cast up 1 place, lead up between 2s and cast to 2nd place

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



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