Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Eighteen Years On

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EIGHTEEN YEARS ON (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Puka and Angus Henry,(2008)

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, 1s dance ½ Figs of 8 (1M round 2s, 1L round 3s) to end facing 1st corners
9-14 Dance to Corners and Set (6 bars):
 Couple in middle change places with corners passing RSh, corners pass RSh in middle with a ¼ turn to right to face next corner while supporting corners set (2 bars). Repeat 2 more times to end with corners in diagonally opposite place and 1s meet in the middle again and pass RSh
15-16 1s turn RH to BtoB position in middle (1M facing up 1L down) while corners dance clockwise 1 corner to end 2s facing down and 3s up
17-24 All dance Crown Triangles and end 1s dancing RSh round partner to face out in 2nd place opposite sides
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides passing 1st corner RSh and end passing LSh to 2nd places own sides

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

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