Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Come On Eileen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

COME ON EILEEN (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Arthur C Boswell Arnside Collection

1- 8 1s cross, cast 1 place, Man dances down between 3s and round 3M to face 1st corner while Lady dances up between 2s and round 2L to face her 1st corner
9-16 1s dance pass and turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance pass and turn with 2nd corners ending with Man facing 2s and Lady facing 3s
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles (up/down) with corners dancing 1 place clockwise after each setting, 1s end BtoB facing 3rd corners (1st corner person)
25-32 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 3rd corners and ½ reel with 4th corners

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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