Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

David's Delight

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DAVID'S DELIGHT (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Muriel Johnstone Dancing on Air

1- 8 1s+2s Set&Link, 2s+1s circle 4H round to Left
9-16 1s+3s dance the Bourrel:
 9-12 1M+3L set advancing, ¾ turn 2H and twirl to end BtoB (Lady facing up and Man down) while partners chase anticlockwise to face partner
 13-16 Set to partners and turn 2H staying in middle ready for...
17-24 3s+1s dance ½ Poussette, 2s+1s dance ½ Poussette with 1s continuing to turn 2H to finish in 1st place opposite sides nearer hands joined facing down. (1)23
25-32 1s dance down between 3s (2s step up), Cross&Cast up to 2nd place own sides. 2s+1s+3s turn 2H

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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