Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Duncan's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DUNCAN'S JIG (J4x32) 4C set Derek Ivory Imperial Book 2

1- 8 1s dance in and cast to 2nd place, 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) 1s end passing RSh into Double Triangle position up/down (1M facing 2s and 1L facing 3s)
9-16 All set and advance turning about into Inverted Double triangle position, all set and 1s pass RSh to face 1st corners while 2s and 3s return to corners
17-24 1s dance ½ RSh reels of 3 on sides and end facing 2nd corner pstn, 1s dance ½ LSh reels of 3 across and end facing 3rd corner pstn
25-32 1s dance ½ RSh reels of 3 on own sides and end facing 4th corner pstn, 1s dance ½ LSh reels of 3 across ending in 2nd places

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


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