The Honeymoon (RSCDS Graded Book)
Scottish Country Dance InstructionTHE HONEYMOON (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Book of Graded SCDs
1- 8 1s cast to bottom, turning outwards dance back to places
9-16 1s+2s dance RH across and LH back
17-24 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, cross LH and cast down round 3s and lead up to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back
(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
17-24 This phrasing requires five figures, each normally allocated 2 bars, to be accommodated in 8 bars; while this is achievable, especially by young children who can move quickly, it weakens the beginner's understanding of phrasing at a stage where consolidation is especially important.
Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams
Dance Instruction VideosThe Honeymoon (RSCDS Graded Book) - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video
Dance InformationAlso see the dance The Honeymoon (MMM).
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