Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Bug

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BUG (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Isabel Neves Pandemic Set Of Dances

1-8 1s dance in and cast to 2nd place (2s step up bars 3-4), 1s dance RSh round partner to face 3rd corners
9-16 1s dance Corners Pass and Touch Elbows (no hands) with 3rd corners (Corners, with arms crossed, change places touching right elbows in the middle), 1s pass RSh and repeat with 4th corners and pass RSh to opposite sides to end Ladies facing up, Men facing down. (3)(1)(2)
17-24 All chase clockwise ½ way ending in middle facing in, all set (no hands), 4 spring points. 213
25-32 All chase clockwise for 6 bars, ending in the centre, on bars 31-32 pull back RSh and dance back to sides. 213

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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