Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Adele's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Adele's Jig 40J3 (3 Persons Triangular Set) Jack Pressley

1 – 12 1st, 2nd and 3rd persons, dance Petronella Turn and Set finishing back in original positions.
13 – 16 All dance Right Hands Across once round, finishing with 1st person in middle facing down and 2nd and 3rd persons facing up
17 – 24 All Set in Balance-in-Line, Set Inverting, Set in Balance-in-Line, Set inverting to original position.
25 – 32 Coupe Pas-de-Bas and Set
33 – 36 All dance in a curve passing Right shoulder in the middle to finish in the position one place counter-clockwise.
37 – 40 All dance Three Hands Round to the left.

Repeat from new positions.

(Dance Crib compiled by the deviser, Jack Pressley)


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This dance, Adele's Jig, was devised by Jack Pressley for Adele Zhau who is a very talented student at the British International School, Charlotte, NC.

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