Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Whitby Wedding

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WHITBY WEDDING (J4x40) 4C set D Scott Repeat Prescription

1- 8 1s+2s dance Espagnole:-
' 1-2 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
' 3-4 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
' 5-8 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH
9-16 1s+3s dance Espagnole:-
' 9-10 1s+3s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
' 11-12 1s+3s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
' 13-16 3s turn RH as 1s turn LH
17-24 1L+4L also 1M+4M turn (Ladies LH and Men RH), 1L+3L also 1M+3M ¾ turn (Ladies RH and Men LH) while 4s cast up, Ladies dance RH across and Men LH across for 2 bars, 1s+2s change places on sides (Ladies LH and Men RH) while 3s+4s continue turning to places
25-32 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s dance down, 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s dance up under arches made by others all ending in centre
33-40 1s cast to 4th place while others turn LH and move up 1 place, all turn RH

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



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