Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hidemi's Wedding

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HIDEMI'S WEDDING (R4x40) 4C set Masako Okada Naitoh To Be A Wind

1- 4 1s+4s turn partners RH (3 bars),1s facing down and 4s facing up with nearer hands joined with partner dance down/up to meet in the centre (2s/3s step up/down)
5- 8 1L+4L turn LH while 1M+4M turn 1½ LH, 1s+4s finish BtoB in the centre facing corners.
9-24 Rotating four-leaf clover:
 9-12 1s+4s turn corner RH, pull back RSh, finish facing next corner clockwise round
 13-24 All repeat bars 9-12 3 more times.
 24 1s+4s end in line of 4 across, 4s on own side, 1s BtoB in middle (from Ladies' side to Men's side, 4L, 1M, 1L, 4M)
25-32 1s+4s dance reel of 4 across the set. 1s do not pass LSh at end but finish facing each other on 1st corner diagonal
33-40 1s dance Tulloch turn to right and 2 spring points, repeat to left, while 2s+3s+4s form a large circle (no hands), 4 slip steps left, set and 4 slip steps to right and set. 2413

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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