Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Carol Palmer's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CAROL PALMER'S STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Muriel A Johnstone, Bill Zobel, Ron Wallace, Gary Thomas and Elaine Brunken Blackadder Collection

1- 8 1s+2s set, 1s cross turning other partner 2H on sides and end in line of 4 facing partner (1s above 2s) and set to partners
9-16 1s+2s dance ½ reel of 4 and spiral out round partner to own side (order 2 1 with 1s facing out)
17-24 1s cast to right, dance across, cast to 2nd place and cross RH while 2s+3s dance ¾ R&L and 3s+1s+2s set
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance the Knot

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

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