Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hillbrook House

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HILLBROOK HOUSE (S3x32) 3C set Anne Thorn Magic Of Music 2

1- 8 All dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down, 2s out/up, 3s in/up)
9-12 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s
13-16 1s turn 2s 1¼ on sides (1M LH, 1L RH) to face 2s BtoB in middle of 2nd place (1M facing 2L, 1L facing 2M)
17-24 1s dance the Spurtle:
 1s dance ½ RSh reel of 4 with 2s and turn RH to face 3s, 1s dance ½ RSh reel of 4 with 3s and turn RH to 3rd place opposite sides. (2)(3)(1)
25-32 2s+3s+1s set, turn 2H 1½ times to finish on own sides. All set. 231

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


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