Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Fiddler's Delight

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FIDDLER'S DELIGHT (R6x32) 2C (3C set) set John S Trew Martello Tower 5

1- 8 1s+2s set, cross to other side with Ladies dancing under Men's arch, set and cross back Men under Ladies' arch
9-16 1s followed by 2s dance down centre, 2s followed by 1s dance up to top
17-24 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s above them
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

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

Fiddler's Delight
Fiddler's Delight
"Merry Trio" Judith Leyster (1609-1660), Oil On Canvas, c. 1629-1631

Image copyright Judith Leyster [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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