Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Eleanor's First Birthday

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ELEANOR'S FIRST BIRTHDAY (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Lydia Hedge Nova Scotia Collection 2017

1- 8 1s lead down and back up, remain in centre facing up, 2s step in behind 1s ready for...
9-16 1s+2s dance allemande, 1s end facing 1st corners
17-32 1s dance Corner Chain with 1st and 2nd corners:
 1s change places RH with 1st corners, 1st corners turn LH in centre and return to places giving RH to 1s who turn LH in centre to face 2nd corners
 1s change places RH with 2nd corners, 2nd corners turn LH in centre and return to places giving RH to 1s and 1s end in centre, facing up nearer hands joined. 213
33-40 1s dance up to top, cast, meet, dance down and cast up to 2nd place own side. 213

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


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