Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Craigmin Brig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CRAIGMIN BRIG (J4x40) 4C set Bill Forbes Craigievar Book 3
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s and 4s cross RH and cast in 1 place, 2s+1s and 4s+3s dance RH across 1s and 4s end in centre - 1s facing down and 4s up
9-16 1s and 4s cast round corners to end between end couples, all set in lines across, 1s and 4s advance towards each other turning to form line across Ladies BtoB
17-24 1s+4s dance RSh reel of 4 across
25-32 1M and 4M ¾ turn opposite Lady and retaining hands all Balance-in-Line on sides, 1M and 4M retaining opposite Lady's hand turn 1½ times to face corners
33-40 All dance RSh reel of 4 on sides

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

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