Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Eighty Not Out

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EIGHTY NOT OUT (M-(2xS32+2xJ32) Sq.Set Jim Haworth Ashmerg SCD

1- 8 1s and 3s dance in, 1M+3L and 1L+3M dance Fig of 8 round 2s and 4s, and back to place
9-16 2s and 4s dance 4H round and back
17-24 All Set&Link with partner. All Set&Link with corner
25-32 All dance ½ Ladies' Chain, ending back with partner. All turn partner 2H twice round
33-64 Repeat 1-32 in Strathspey time from new positions
Repeat twice in Jig time but on bars 29-32 All turn RH or birl

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


Dance Information

Devised for Alan Dunn's 80th birthday May 2008.

Published in http://www.minicrib.org.uk/Publications/ASHMERG%20Collection.pdf

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