Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Evergreen Oak

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE EVERGREEN OAK (R8x32) 2C (4C set) Barry Skelton Celtic Book

1- 8 1s set and Petronella turn (2s step up 3-4); 1s set and turn ¾ RH to end 1L facing 2M, 1M facing 2L
9-12 1s+2s change places LH, 1s dance anticlockwise round to face 2s again while 2s turn ¾ RH
13-16 1s+2s change places LH, 2s dance anticlockwise round to face 1s again while 1s turn ¾ RH into line of 4 across
17-24 1s+2s dance LSh reel of 4 across. Bars 23-24: 1s turn LH
25-32 1s cross up LH between 2s and cast to 2nd place opposite side; 2s+1s set and cross RH. 2 1

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

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