Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Horsewell's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HORSEWELL'S JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Moira Stacey

1- 8 1s set and cast 1 place, 1s+3s dance ½ R&L
9-16 2s set and cast 1 place, 2s+1s dance ½ R&L
17-24 1s cross RH cast round 1st corners (pstn) into lines of 3 across (1L between 3s at top and 1M between 2s), all Adv+Ret (up/down)
25-28 1s change places RH and cast round 2nd corners (pstn) to 2nd place opposite sides while 3s+2s set facing diagonally and dance ½ RH across
29-32 All set and 1s cross RH

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

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