Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Gillie's Garters

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GILLIE'S GARTERS (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Maurice Gilbert Hughes Further Ado

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up); 1s dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place own side
9-16 2s+1s+3s ½ turn partner RH, pull back RSh and dance out to opposite sides; 2s+3s repeat while 1s turn RH twice round to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance Corner Pass&Turn with 1st corners, dance Corner Pass&Turn with 2nd corners. 1s pass RSh to 2nd place own sides (corners turn 2H)
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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



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