Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EFFSIESSE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Peter Beaumont Second Canberra Book

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides. 1L ends facing out
9-16 1s dance The Chase:
   1L casts 2 places, crosses below 3s, cast up behind 3M, in front of 2M and turns right about at top to face down while
   1M dances across, casts 2 places, dances round and up in front of 3L, behind 2L to top and faces down with partner in middle of set (Lady on Man's Right)
17-24 1s dance down; Bar 21: 1M dances below partner who turns under man's arm to change sides and 1s dance up to 2nd place (2s step up 19-20)
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back. 213

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

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