Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Barley Riggs

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BARLEY RIGGS (R8x32) 2C (4C set) Hugh A Thurston Thistle Magazine 20

1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 1s+2s dance Double Fig of 8 (1s cross down, 2s cast up to start)
17-24 1s dance down the middle and back, remain in centre, 2s step in bar 24 ready for...
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette

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

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