Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Turn By The Right Halfway

To Turn by the right halfway two Scottish Country Dancers Take Right hands and proceed round each other in the natural direction (clockwise), Finishing with their Positions interchanged.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Turn by the right halfway, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Butterscotch And Honey
Catherine's Ceilidh
Celebration Strathspey (MacPherson)
Dance For All The Mackays
Fairbridge Reel
Major Ian Stewart
Miss Betty Ferguson Of Dumfries
Year Of Dance

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Additional search terms: ½ Turn RH (MiniCrib).