Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Fiddler's Bairn

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE FIDDLER'S BAIRN (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Howard Lasnik

1- 8 1s+2s+3s turn RH, chase clockwise ½ way and face down in prom hold
9-16 3s+2s+1s promenade down and round to left, 1s cast 1 place to face 1st corners
17-24 1s set and turn 1st corners, set and turn 2nd corners ending in original places
25-32 1s dance diagonal R&L

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

Dance Information

The Fiddler's Bairn means 'the child of the fiddler'.

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