Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Beauty Of The North

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BEAUTY OF THE NORTH (S8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Deeside Book 1

1- 8 1L+3M change places RH and cast up/down round 2s to pick up partner, 1s+3s dance RH across ending in partner's place
9-16 1s+2s+3s reel of 3 on sides (1s out and down to start), 1s and 3s end casting round 2s to meet nearer hands joined as 2s dance up/down into centre
17-20 1s+3s cross Ladies dancing under arch made by Men and cast up/down to meet partner in centre while 2s set and petronella turn to own sides
21-24 1s+2s+3s circle 6H round to left to end in original places
25-32 1s+2s dance the Knot

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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