Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Angus And Fiona

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ANGUS AND FIONA (S96) Sq.Set Lily Davison Glenfeshie book 2

1- 8 All circle 8H round and back
9-12 1s+3s advance to centre, join Nearer Hands with opposite dancer to face side couples and set (Highland Schottische)
13-16 With 'new partners' 1s+3s change places with 2s/4s dancing between them
17-20 2s+4s dance RH across and face side couples
21-24 2s+1M+3L also 4s+3M+1L dance LH across. All end in square set opposite partner
25-32 2s+4s dance Poussette back to square set
33-40 All dance ½ Grand Chain; Ladies dance ½ RH across and turn partner LH (all now 1 place round to right)
41-48 2s+4s repeat 9-16
49-56 1s+3s repeat 17-24
57-64 1s+3s repeat 25-32
65-72 All repeat 33-40
73-88 All dance Grand Chain with Setting:
 Set to partner and pass RH, LH to next person, set to 3rd person and pass RH to continue Chain
89-96 All promenade anticlockwise round

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

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