Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

All Glint and Glisk

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

All Glint And Glisk
Maggie and Duncan Keppie Haliburton School Of Arts SCD Book 6:
3x32 Jig
3-couple dance in 3-couple longways set

  1-8   CROSSOVER MIRROR REELS OF 3: all dance a reel of three on the side, 1st couple crossing into the reel on opposite side at the beginning (end with 3rd and 1st couple in the middle nearer hands joined, 2nd couple facing out);

  9-16 Petronella-in-tandem/MEANWHILE: 3rd and 1st couples Petronella in Tandem, set, Petronella in Tandem and set AS 2nd couple cast up, join nearer hands and dance down the middle, cast up to original places and cross over by the right;


25-32 KIWI KNOT: 3rd and 2nd couples (at the top) turn partner halfway with right hands and face up in allemande hold, 3rd couple followed by 2nd couple dance down men's side, drop right hands and turn partner 1½ times to own side.

Repeat twice.

(Dance crib compiled by the devisers, Maggie and Duncan Keppie)

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