Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Slip Down

To Slip down in a Quick tempo dance only, two Scottish Country Dancers, usually a Couple, Take Both hands and Travel Down the Centre line of The set to the designated Finishing Position or for the designated number of bars, using Slip step.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Slip down, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Breeks Are Loose
Obelus
Tartan Shawl
Virginia Reel
Whigmaleeries

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