1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, 1s+4s (in centre) dance ½ R&L
9-16 2s+4s and 1s+3s circle 4H left ½ way, 2s+3s circle 4H right ½ way, 1s dance up to top and all face as for Reel of 4 on sides
17-24 All set Highland Schottische and dance ½ Grand Chain
25-32 All dance reel of 4 on sides. 2341
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
1-4 1s2s 3s4s half rights and lefts;
5-8 1s4s half rights and lefts;
9-10 2s4s 1s3s four hands round to the left halfway;
11-12 2s3s four hands round to the right halfway;
13-16 1s lead to the top WHILE 4s3s2s wait for two bars and then step down, finishing 1s 3s facing down, 2s 4s facing up;
17-20 1M4M 1L4L 3M2M 3L2L set (Highland Schottische step);
21-24 all half grand chain;
25-32 2s3s4s1s reels of 4 on own sides.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
The Jigtime Polka is the recommended tune for this strathspey.