Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Blue Eyed Lassie

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BLUE EYED LASSIE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Bill Forbes Craigievar Book 1

1- 8 1s+2s petronella turn and set, ¾ turn partners RH to opposite sides and dance RH across ½ way 1s end facing 2nd corners
9-16 1s dance ½ RSh reels across (M+2s and L+3s) and ½ reels of 3 on opposite sides (LSh to 1st corner) 1s ending BtoB in centre M face down and L up
17-24 1s dance Crown Triangles to end facing out on opposite sides
25-32 1s dance ½ reels of 4 with 1st corner positions, pass partner RSh for ½ reel with 2nd corner positions and cross RH to 2nd place own sides

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

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