Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Bonnie Beauly Blooms

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BONNIE BEAULY BLOOMS (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Leslie Broughton Highlander Collection 1

1- 4 1s Set&Cast 1 place while 2s set and cross up LH and 3s set and cross RH
5- 8 1s lead down middle and cast up round 3rd place into centre (LSh to LSh) while 2s+3s change places RH on sides and cross RH with partner
9-16 1s dance RH across (1L with 3s at top and 1M with 2s) and end 2nd place own sides, 1s dance ½ diagonal R&L while 3L+2M chase clockwise ½ way. (2)(1)(3)
17-24 1s dance LH across (1M with 3s and 1L with 2s), 1s dance ½ diagonal R&L while 3M+2L chase anticlockwise ½ way. 312
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance Allemande

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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