Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Highlander's Farewell

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HIGHLANDER'S FAREWELL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Rod Downey They Stole My Wife From Me Last Night

1- 8 1s Set&Cast 1 place, 1s cross passing LSh and cast round 1st corner to end 1L between 2s and 1M between 3s
9-16 1s set advancing (arms raised Highland style) and Tulloch turn (left arm raised) for 6 bars and end turning about to face opposite ends
17-24 1M+3s and 1L+2s dance RH across, pass RSh to dance LH across and pass LSh to face 1st corners
25-32 1s dance Pass&Turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass&Turn with 2nd corners and pass RSh to 2nd place own sides

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

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