Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Copenhagen Dragons

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE COPENHAGEN DRAGONS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Gary Coull Scandinavian Dance Book 1

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set, 1s+3s dance ¾ Double Fig of 8 round 2s (1s cast, 3s cross up to start). 3s curve into 1st place to face down at end
9-16 3s+2s+1s dance Grand Chain (1s cross, 2s+3s change places RH on side to start)
17-24 1s dance up, change sides (1M dances above partner and Lady dances under Man's right arm), 1s dance down and cast up into 2nd place own side
25-32 1M+3s (at top) also 1L+2s dance LH across; All dance "Snake Pass":
1M followed by 3s and 1L followed by 2s pass RSh diagonally across through 2nd place to change ends, loop round to right and dance up/down sides, 1s end in 2nd place own side. 213

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

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