Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Glaikit Gowk

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GLAIKIT GOWK (APRIL FOOL) (J4x32) 4C set Colin Anderson

1- 8 1L+2L, 3L+4L and 2M+3M change places RH on sides and all 4 couples set; top 2 couples and bottom 2 couples dance RH across
9-16 Top 2 couples and bottom 2 couples dance R&L
17-24 Top 2 couples and bottom 2 couples circle 4H round to left, stay in middle facing up, ready for...
25-32 Top 2 couples and bottom 2 couples dance Allemande

Note: All change partners after bar 2

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams




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