Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Dance Wizard

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE DANCE WIZARD (J4x32) 4C set Wouter Joubert Many Happy Hours: Pretoria 35th
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1L (also 4L) dances Fig of 8 round 2s (3s) while 1M (also 4M) sets dances ½ Fig of 8 round 2s (3s) and dances across to place facing out. 12(3)(4)
9-16 LSh reels of 4 on sides. Bar 16 2L+3M also 2M+3L turn ½ RH (instead of passing RSh) and retain RH, 1M and 4M face out
17-20 1M followed by 1L and 4M followed by 4L chase ½ round clockwise to opposite ends while 2L+3M and 2M+3L continue to turn RH. 42(3)(1)
21-24 4s+2s and 3s+1s change places LH on sides; 4L+1M and 4M+1L turn RH ¾ into line of 4 across while 2s and 3s set
25-32 1s+4s dance reel of 4 across. 24(1)(3)

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

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