Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Detasseling The Riggs Of Corn

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DETASSELING THE RIGGS OF CORN (R8x32) 2C (4C set) Daniel Grundtner and Patty Patzman

1- 8 1s cast behind own lines, turn away, dance back to places
9-16 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s who stand (2), cross RH (2), stand (2), cross RH (2) to places
17-24 1s lead down (2), ½ turn RH (2), lead up (2), ½ turn RH (2) while 2s set, cross RH, set, cross RH, 1s+2s finish in middle both hands joined
25-32 1s+2s Poussette

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

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