Scottish Country Dance InstructionChain Around
Maggie and Duncan Keppie Gaelic College SCD Book 7: Around A Dozen
40 bar Jig
One Circle of couples, woman on right of partner
1-8 CIRCLE AND BACK:
9-16 WOMEN ADVANCE, SET, RETIRE, AND SET:
17-24 MEN ADVANCE, SET, RETIRE, AND SET:
25-32 TURN PARTNER AND CORNER: turn partner with right hand once around, then turn corner with left hand once around;
33-40 SET TWICE AND GRAND CHAIN: Set twice to partner and dance a Grand Chain starting passing partner with right hand, two steps to each hand: 3rd person is new partner.
Repeat with new partner.
(Dance crib compiled by the devisers, Maggie and Duncan Keppie)
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