Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Clifton Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CLIFTON JIG (J4x32) 4C set Arthur Williamson Annette Cameron Book

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across and LH across
9-16 1s and 4s cross RH, cast down/up 1 place (2s+3s step up/down 11-12); 1s+4s circle 4H round to left
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s circle 4H round to right; 2s and 3s cast down/up 1 place and cross RH (1s+4s step up/down 23-24) (1)(2)(3)(4)
25-32 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s cast off on opposite sides; 1s ½ turn 2H to own side and make arch and 2s+3s+4s dance up under and cross to own sides. 2341

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



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