Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Edina's Pride

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EDINA'S PRIDE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Alex Gray Edinburgh Diamond Jubilee Dances

1- 8 1s cross down RH, cast down behind 3s and turn RH
9-16 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round and back
17-24 3s+1s ½ turn RH into Allemande hold (3s face down and 1s up) and dance LSh round each other to change places, 1s+3s dance LH across and 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting ending with petronella turn to 2nd places

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


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Edina's Pride - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video

Dance Information

This dance, Edina's Pride, was devised by Alex Gray, past Chairman of the RSCDS to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of the Edinburgh Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society in 1984.

Recommended music is the original tune "Charlotte Square", composed by Muriel Johnstone.

Ross Bandstand Image
Ross Bandstand, West Princes Street Gardens, Open-Air Theatre Situated Under Edinburgh Castle
Regular Outdoor Dancing Venue For RSCDS Edinburgh



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