1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance LH across and RH back
9-16 All dance reels of 4 on sides
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Poussette
25-32 All circle 8H round and back. 2143
1- 8 1s and 4s set, cross RH and cast to ends, all set. (1)23(4)
9-16 All dance a Progressive Grand Chain for 4 couples:-
' 1s and 4s turn once round RH as 2s+3s change places RH on sides, 1s+3s also 2s+4s change LH on sides, 3s and 2s turn once round RH as 1s+4s change places RH on sides, 3s+1s also 4s+2s change places LH on sides to end (4)32(1)
17-24 2s+3s dance ½ R&L, all set and cross RH. 4231
25-32 All circle 8H round and back.
1- 8 4s+2s also 3s+1s turn on sides (4s and 1s turning in between 2s/3s to start), 1s lead up to 1st place making an arch for 4s who dance down to 4th place
9-16 All dance Coupe pas-de-basque
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance the Chain Progression:-
' 1s+2s also 3s+4s ¾ turn RH, 1M+2L also 3L+4L turn LH 1½ times as partners chase clockwise ½ way, 2s+1s also 4s+3s turn RH to...
25-32 All circle 8H round and back
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
Farewell to the Highlands, farewell to the North,
The birth-place of Valour, the country of Worth;
Wherever I wander, wherever I rove,
The hills of the Highlands for ever I love.
Farewell To The North - Video.
Filmed on the summit of Slioch (The Spear) in the Northwestern Highlands of Scotland, September 2012