Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DUMGOYNE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) G Emerson Thistle and Trillium

1- 8 1s set, turn 2H, lead down 1 place and set to end BtoB (Lady facing up and Man down)
9-16 1s circle 3H round to left (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), 1s set and turn each other 2H to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, dance round each other LSh, dance ½ reel with 2nd corners and dance round each other to face out on opposite sides
25-32 1s cast round 1st corner (pstn) into lines across (1L+3s at top and 1M+2s) while 3s+2s Adv&Ret, all change places RH up/down and 1s cast to 2nd place

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

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