Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Chairman's Chain

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CHAIRMAN'S CHAIN (J4x32) 4C set Lewis N Derrick

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance diag reels of 4 (RSh to partner to start) and end facing partner
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Chain Progression to 2143:-
' 1s+2s also 3s+4s ¾ turn RH, 1M+2L also 3M+4L turn LH 1½ times as partners chase clockwise ½ way, 2s+3s turn RH to sides as 1s+4s turn RH into...
17-24 1s+4s dance Allemande. 2413
25-32 2s+4s also 1s+3s circle 4H round to left, 4s+1s dance 4H round to right

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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