Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Dragon's Wing

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DRAGON'S WING (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Bob McMurty Whisper of the Fyredragon

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast (2s step up), 1s turn 1¼ LH to face 1st corners
9-12 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners and dance ¼ LSh round partner ready for...
13-16 1M + couple in 1st place and 1L + couple in 3rd place dance RH across. 1s end facing 2nd corners
17-20 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners (1s slowing on bars 19-20 to pass LSh)
21-24 1s turn 1¼ LH
25-28 ½ LSh reel of 3 across, 1M+2M (in 3L place) and 1L+3L (in 1M place) pass LSh to start. 1s finish facing out at ends of set
29-32 1s cast to Right to 2nd place own side while 3s+2s change places RH on side and all set. 213

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

Dragon's Wing
Dragon's Wing

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