Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Dr Margaret Underwood's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 All dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in and down to start)
9-16 1L followed by partner casts to 3rd place and crosses while 3M followed by partner casts up to 1st place and crosses, 2s dance RH across (Lady with 3s and Man with 1s)
17-24 2s pass RSh to dance LH across with other couple, 1M followed by partner chase back to place while 3L followed by partner do likewise
25-32 All set and turn partner RH, 1s cast to 3rd place as 2s+3s dance up 1 place

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

Back to the top of this Scottish Country Dancing Instructions 'Dr Margaret Underwood's Strathspey' page