Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Doreen's Delight

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DOREEN'S DELIGHT (S4x48) 4C set J Bissett

1- 8 1s petronella turn and set, turn 2H to end between 2s facing opposite partner
9-16 1s dance the Spurtle:-
' 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 2s and turn partner RH to face 3s, 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 3s and turn partner RH to face 4s
17-24 1s dance ½ reel with 4s and turn RH to 4th place opposite sides, all set and cross RH 1s ending in 4th place
25-32 1s followed by 4s+3s+2s lead to top, cross and lead down own sides
33-40 2s+3s also 4s+1s dance Diamond Poussette
41-48 All circle 8H round and back

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

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