Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

An Intellectual Interlude

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

AN INTELLECTUAL INTERLUDE (R5x32) 5C set Ian Shepherd, 2007

1- 8 1s and 3s set, cast 1 place (2s and 4s step up); 1s and 3s turn partner 1¼ LH to face up/down in centre ready for...
9-16 1s and 3s dance Double Triangles (1L+2s, 1M+3L+4s, 3M+5s to start), 1s and 3s finish in centre facing partner (Men face up, Ladies face down)
17-24 1s+3s dance RSh reel of 4 finishing on sides in 2nd/4th place
25-32 1s and 3s cross RH, cast to 3rd/5th place (4s and 5s step up); 1s and 3s ½ Fig of 8 (1s up round 4s, 3s up round 5s). 24153

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

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