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The Glen Pavilion

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THE GLEN PAVILLION (S4x32) 4C Set Sandra Welch (2017) RSCDS Dunfermline 90th Anniversary Dances (15)
2 chords - 2nd chord 3s and 4s cross to opposite sides

1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s Set&Link. 2s+1s and 4s+3s dance RH across once round
9-16 1s+4s dance ½ LH across, 4M+1L and 4L+1M retain hands to change places LH on sides; 2s+1s and 4s+3s turn RH once round on sides. 2(1)4(3)
17-24 Reels of 4 on sides. Bar 24: 1L+4M and 1M+4L ½ turn 2H on sides to change places
25-32 1s+4s dance Bourrel:
   25-28 1L+4L set advancing, ¾ turn 2H and twirl to end BtoB (4L facing up, 1L facing down) while partners chase anticlockwise to face partner
   29-32 Set to partners and ¾ turn 2H to own sides having changed places. 24(1)(3)

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


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The Glen Pavilion is situated in the north west corner of Pittencrieff Park, Chambers Street, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.

The Teahouse And Music Pavilion, (its proper title) was built in the 1930s in the art deco style, and it is used to host concerts and various events including very many RSCDS Dunfermline branch events.

The Glen Pavilion
The Glen Pavilion


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