Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Fife Meeting

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE FIFE MEETING (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring 12 More Social Dances

1- 8 1s dance ½ reflection reels of 3 on own sides (1s dance in/down to start). 1s dance up to top and cast to 2nd place own sides. 312
9-12 1L+3M ½ turn RH, 3M followed by 1L dances down through 2nd place to 3rd place Ladies' side
while 1M+2L ½ turn RH, 2L followed by 1M dances up through 2nd place to top place Man's side
13-16 1L+2M ½ turn RH, 2M followed by 1L dances up through 2nd place to top place Ladies' side
while 1M+3L ½ turn RH, 3L followed by 1M dances down through 2nd place to 3rd place Man's side
17-24 1s set and cross RH, 2s+1s+3s set and ½ turn RH into prom hold facing up. 213
25-32 All dance 3 couples Promenade

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


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Fife is a council area of Scotland, situated between the Firth of Tay and the Firth of Forth, with inland boundaries to Perth and Kinross and Clackmannanshire. It was originally one of the Pictish kingdoms, known as Fib, and is still commonly known as the Kingdom of Fife within Scotland.

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