Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hame O' Mine

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HAME O' MINE (M-2x(S32+R32)) 4C set Evelyn Watkins

Strathspey
1- 8 1s dance down below 2s and cast back to place while 3s dance down below 4s and cast back to place, all dance DoSiDo
9-16 2s dance up to top and cast down to places while 4s dance up above 3s and cast back to places, all dance DoSiDo
17-24 All set, cross RH and circle ½ way to left
25-32 All set, cross LH and circle ½ way to right

Reel
1- 4 All set twice
5-12 2s and 4s dance Figs of 8 round couple above
13-16 1L+2L also 3L+4L turn RH on sides while 1M+2M also 3M+4M turn LH on sides
17-24 1s and 3s cast 1 place and lead down the middle, lead up and cast up behind 2s/4s to places
25-32 1s and 3s advance setting into a line up/down and set, 1s and 3s turn RH and cast down 1 place. 2143

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


Dance Information

Hame O' Mine is Scottish for "home of mine".

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