Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Bonxie

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BONXIE (R4x40) 4C set Anne Large SCD Archives

1- 8 All advance and retire, 1M+2M+3M dance DoSiDo diagonally with 2L+3L+4L while 1L and 4M cross and cast to each other's place
9-16 1L dances reel of 3 with 3M+4L giving RSh to 4L while 4M similarly reel with 1M+2L, 4M+1L ¾ turn LH to face 2M and 3L as others set diagonally
17-24 2M+1L+4M+3L dance reel of 4
25-32 1L casts up round 1M into prom hold as 4M casts down round 4L into prom hold, 1s+4s dance across and cast 1 place to end BtoB 1s facing up and 4s down
33-40 1s and 4s lead to ends, cross to own sides and cast in 1 place, 1M+4M also 1L+4L turn 1½ times. 2413

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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