Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Covered By Autumn Leaves

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Covered By Autumn Leaves 8x32 Reel for 3C by Sue McKinnell

1-8 1C dance down the outside and back to place.
9-16 1C cross down into mirror figures of eight and end in partner's place.
17-24 1C cross down into mirror reels on own sides, ending by crossing down to face 1st corners as 2C continue reels to end in 1st place (1W let 1M cross down first).
25-32 1C dance hello-goodbye setting with corners. On the last 2 bars, 1C dance petronella turns to own sides and end facing out.


(Dance crib compiled by the deviser Sue McKinnell, 2018)

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Dance Information

Suggested music is The Cumbrae Reel from Scottish Country Dance Favourites, Volume 2.

(Dance information by the deviser, Sue McKinnell)

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