Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Fortieth Anniversary

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 1s and 3s cross down as 2s and 4s dance up 1 place and 1s and 3s turn 2s/4s on sides, 1s and 3s dance down and turn 4s/5s on sides with nearer hands. 2(1)4(3)5
9-16 1s and 3s dance ½ Figs of 8 round 2s/4s above, 1s and 3s dance ½ Figs of 8 round 4s/5s below and end giving LH to partner and RH to 2nd corner
17-24 Balance-in-Line with 2nd corners. 1s and 3s turn LH to give RH to 1st corners, Balance-in-Line with 1st corners and turn partner LH to...
25-32 1s and 3s dance RH across (1L with 2s, 1M+3L with 4s, 3M with 5s), 1s and 3s turn LH cast 1 place. 24153

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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