Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Earl Of Angus And Arran

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE EARL OF ANGUS AND ARRAN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Hugh Foss The Wagstaff Set

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up), set and cast (1L up, 1M down) to 1L between 2s, 1M between 3s, facing 1st corners
9-16 ½ RSh reels of 3 across, ending with 1s curving to Right into 2nd places opposite sides as corners curve in to meet partners nearer hands joined at top and bottom of set; All set facing centre and circle 6H ½ round to Left onto sidelines. (3)1(2)
17-24 1s turn 2H, cast (1L down, 1M up), cross RH up/down set to end facing each other, 1L between 3s at top, 1M between 2s at bottom
25-32 All set to partners, 1s pull back RSh and cast (1L down, 1M up) to 2nd place own sides while corners ½ turn RH to face centre nearer hands joined; 1s cross RH while 2s set to 3s and all circle 6H ½ round to Left to own sides

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



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