Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Dutchman

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE DUTCHMAN (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Rik de Vroome Dances for Friends 2

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s set and 1s 1¼ turn RH to face 1st corners positions while 2s and 3s cross LH
9-16 1s dance ½ LSh reel of 4 with 1st corner positions and ½ RSh reel of 4 with 2nd corners. 1s end in 2nd place opposite side
17-24 1s petronella turn and set, petronella turn to own sides and on bars 23-24 3s+1s+2s set advancing to meet partner
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance Allemande to end 213

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

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