Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Glasgow Gold

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GLASGOW GOLD (M-(S96+R96)) Sq.Set J Royle
2 Ch - Honour Partner and Corner

1- 8 1L+3L dance ¾ round each other LSh while 2L and 3L cast round partners to face 1L/3L and dance ½ reel of 4 across, Ladies ½ turn corner RH
9-12 All Men dance LH across ¾ way while Ladies dance clockwise ¼ way and ½ turn corner person RH
13-16 All Ladies dance LH across ¾ way while Men dance clockwise ¼ way and ½ turn corner person RH
17-24 Repeat bars 9-16 but end with ¼ turn RH with Men in original places with corner person on their right
25-32 1M+3M ¾ turn RH and then ½ turn facing Man (2M/4M) LH, 2M+4M ¾ turn RH to all end beside partners (1 place to right of original places)
33-48 Ladies full normal Schiehallion Reel (casting to partner's place to start) while Men dance full interlocking reels of 4 across twice

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

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