Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hugh Morrison's Delight

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HUGH MORRISON'S DELIGHT (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Barbour Magic Medicine

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast, dance down between 3s and cast up into 2nd place own side
9-16 1s dance ½ diagonal R&L with 1st corners, ½ diagonal R&L with 4th corners. Finish 1M facing 3L, 1L facing 2M on side lines
17-24 1M+3L+2L also 1L+2M+3M dance RSh reel of 3 on sides (6 bars) and 1s turn ¾ RH into 2nd place opposite sides
25-28 3s+1s+2s cross RH with partner and chase clockwise into lines across (1M between 3L+2L facing up, 1L between 3M+2M facing down)
29-32 All cross RH up/down with partner and chase clockwise to own sides. 213

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

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