Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BRYONY (S4x32) 4C set Veronica Hughes Silver Thistle Collection

1- 8 1M followed by partners casts 1 place, crosses, casts 1 place and dances up middle and turns face down to partner
9-16 1s+3s dance 4H round to left, 1M +2s also 1L+4s dance RH across
17-24 1s+3s dance LH across, 1L+4L ½ turn RH to end in 3rd and 4th places as 1M+2M ½ turn RH to end in original place (2341 Ladies' side and 1234 Men's)
25-32 All with "new" partners Promenade round for 4 bars (until 1M dancing up passes 4M), all drop hands and 1M cast to pick up partner as other Men advance to partners and continue Promenade to places. 2341

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

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