Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Waiting For The Daffodils

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WAITING FOR THE DAFFODILS (S4x32) 4C Set Ruth Lambert Ardbrae 50 Years
1- 4 1s cross down, cast up round 2s and dance into middle BtoB between 2s, 1L facing 2M and 1M facing 2L while 3s+4s dance similarly
5- 8 All set, turn person facing 2H to sidelines (1) 2 (3) 4 with Ladies facing in diagonally, Men face out
9-12 1L+2L also 3L+4L dance DoSiDo while partners dance clockwise ½ way round them
13-16 1M+2M also 3M+4M dance DoSiDo while partners dance clockwise ½ way round them. (2)1(4)3
17-20 1s (2nd place) ½ turn RH, lead down to 4th place while 3s (4th place) cross RH and cast up to 2nd place, all on opposite sides. (2)(3)(4)(1)
21-24 All cross RH to own sides and set
25-32 2s+3s also 4s+1s dance Poussette

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


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