Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Guests At Mairi's Wedding

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GUESTS AT MAIRI'S WEDDING (R5x40) 5C set George Gaze Dookie Bookie

1- 8 1s also 3s turn RH and cast 1 place, turn LH to face 1st corners
9-16 1s also 3s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, ½ diagonal reel with 2nd corners
17-24 1s also 3s dance ½ diagonal reel with 3rd corner (pstns), ½ diagonal reel with 4th corner (pstns)
25-32 1s also 3s dance diagonal R&L (M down) 21435
33-40 1s dance down to 5th place while 3s dance in and cast up to 2nd place as 5s step up, all turn RH. 23451

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

The title of this dance, The Guests At Mairi's Wedding, comes from Mairi's Wedding - Song.

Additional search terms: mhairis, maris.

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