Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Croydon Eastbourne Weekend

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance mirror reels of 3 on sides giving hands (1s in/down, 2s out/up, 3s in/up)
9-16 1s set and cross RH; 1s cast and cross RH to 2nd place own side and face out
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance a Chain Progression for 3 couples:
 17-18 1M casts up, 1L casts down as 2s+3s turn ¾ RH into line up/down set
 19-22 1M+2L and 1L+3M, in prom hold dance clockwise to opposite end of line as 2M+3L (in middle) turn 1½ LH
 23-24 1s dance clockwise to 2nd place own side as 3s+2s turn partners ¾ RH to own sides. All face clockwise
25-32 1M+3s also 1L+2s dance reels of 3 across (RSh to 2nd corner to start). 312

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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