Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Bamfad

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BAMFAD (Peutherer's Garrett) (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Brockbank

1- 8 1s lead down for 2 steps, ½ turn RH, lead up, Cross&Cast to 2nd place
9-16 1s ½ reel of 3 across (Lady up and Man down passing 1st corner LSh) into ½ reels of 3 on sides (end 312 on opposite sides 3s facing down and 2s up)
17-24 2s and 3s Adv&Ret (up/down) while 1s cast to right to end between 2s/3s, 1s+2s+3s change places with person facing and set
25-32 2s and 3s Adv&Ret (across set) while 1s cast to right to 2nd place opposite side, 2s+1s+3s cross RH and set

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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