Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GLENCOE (S4x32) 4C set Barry Priddey Tam O' Shanter Set

1- 4 All set, ½ turn partners 2H, 1M and 2L also 3M and 4L drop LH and circle left 1 place to end 1s and 3s on Ladies' side and 2s and 4s on Men's side
5- 8 All couples Set&Link
9-16 2s and 3s cross passing opposite person RSh and dance to right to change places, 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance RH across and end facing partners on sides
17-24 All dance DoSiDo with partner and dance ½ reels of 4 on sides
25-32 2s+4s also 3s+1s circle 4H round to left 1¼ times and dance ½ Diamond Poussette. 2413

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Published in The Tam O' Shanter Book Of Scottish Country Dances - see the Tam O' Shanter - Poem by Robert Burns.

Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe, Lochaber, Highland, Scotland.

Glen Coe is a glen in the Highlands of Scotland and is often considered one of the most spectacular and beautiful places in Scotland.

Glencoe - Information Video

Tam O' Shanter Poem - Information Video

A View Of Glencoe

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