Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Her Majesty Is Welcome

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HER MAJESTY IS WELCOME (M-4x(S32+R32)) 4C set Iain Stuart Robertson 4 SCDs 1978

1- 8 All Adv+Ret 1 step twice, 1s cross and cast 1 place as 2s turn ½ way RH and lead up 1 place and cross RH as 3s+4s ½ turn RH and ½ turn LH
9-16 All dance Grand Chain
17-24 1s+3s dance RH across and LH back
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L 1s end facing 1st corners

1- 8 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting, set to each other ending BtoB (1M facing up and 1L down)
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corner and cross back to own sides
17-24 1s+3s Adv+Ret, 1s+3s Adv+Ret up and down and 1s dance between 3s to 3rd place while 3s dance up to 2nd place
25-32 1s+4s repeat bars 17-24

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Queen Elizabeth II Image
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II - 2007

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