Scottish Country Dance Instruction
(S4x32) 4C set John A Charles RSCDS Book 22
1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s dance R&L
9-16 1s+2s and 3s+4s set and dance RH across ½ way, set and cross RH to own sides. 2143
17-24 All dance reel of 4 on own sides, 2s end in 1st place on sides, Bar 24 1s+4s+3s all dance into centre towards partner ready for...
25-32 1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance Allemande (2s in top place stand) 2341
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
The Balmoral Strathspey
John A Charles RSCDS Book 22
Strathspey 4 x 32 bars 4 Couple Repeat 4 Couple Set Longwise Set
1-8 1s2s 3s4s rights and lefts;
9-10 1s2s3s4s set;
11-12 1s2s 3s4s right hands across halfway;
13-14 2s1s4s3s set;
15-16 2s 1s 4s 3s cross by the right to own sides;
17-24 2s1s4s3s reels of four on own sides;
25-32 2s stand WHILE 1s4s3s allemande, finishing 2s3s4s1s.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
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Balmoral Castle is a large estate house situated in the area of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, known as Royal Deeside. The estate was purchased by Queen Victoria's consort Prince Albert, and remains a favourite summer royal residence.
The Balmoral estate has been passed down the generations and has gradually expanded to more than 26,000 hectares (65,000 acres).
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