Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Beekeeper's Medley

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BEEKEEPER'S MEDLEY (M-2x(S32+J32)) Sq.Set Trevor Rayner Skye Collection 2

1- 8 All dance Schiehallion Reel ¼ way (1 place), 1s+3s dance RH across while 2s and 4s turn partners RH
9-16 All dance Schiehallion Reel ¼ way (1 place), 2s+4s dance RH across while 1s and 3s turn partners RH
17-24 All chase clockwise to original positions, set and cast 1 place clockwise
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

Repeat in Jig Time from new positions

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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