Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Caught By The Wind

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CAUGHT BY THE WIND (R8x40) 3C (4C set) Iain Boyd

1- 8 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on own sides
9-12 1L casts behind 2L+3L and in to face 3M while 1M dances across casts round 2L (2s up) to face 2M
13-16 1s dance LSh round facing Man to face opposite Lady
17-24 1s dance RSh reels of 3 across (1M with 2s, 1L with 3s)
25-28 1M dances RSh round 2L and turns right about to face down between 2s while 1L dances RSh round 3L to face up between 3s
29-32 1s change places RH and casts to 2nd place own sides
33-40 2s+1s dance R&L to end facing down (no polite turn)

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

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