Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Alastair Fitzmaurice

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ALASTAIR FITZMAURICE (J4x32) 3C (4C set) Arthur Williamson Annette Cameron Book

1- 8 1s+2s (also 3s+4s) dance R&L
9-12 1M+2s dance ½ reel of 3 across (1M LSh to 2L) 1M ends on left of 1L while 3L+4s dances ½ reel of 3 across (3L RSh to 4M), 3L ends on right of 3M
13-16 1s in prom hold dance ½ reel of 3 across with 2s to end facing 2M while 3s dance similar to end facing 4L
17-20 1s+2M dance RH across, end facing 2L (1L on 1M's left) while 3s+4L dance RH across, end facing 4M (3L on 3M's right)
21-24 1s+2L dance LH across ending in centre facing down while 3s+4M dance LH across to end in 3rd place own side
25-32 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s lead down; 1s make arch and 2s+3s+4s dance under and cast up. 2341

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


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