Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jacqui Watson's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JACQUI WATSON'S STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set Noel Watson Leeds Golden Collection

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set and 1s+2s dance RH across ½ way while 3s cross RH. All chase clockwise ½ way. 312
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across (1M up passing 3L by RSh, 1L down passing 2M by RSh) to end with 1s dancing to top nearer hands joined while 3s cast to 2nd place
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides casting to start and 3s dancing in/down. All give hands where possible 132
25-32 3 couple Set&Rotate:-
' 25-28 1s+2s+3s Set&Rotate singly and chase clockwise to form lines of 3 across (Men facing down and Ladies up)
' 29-32 All change places with partner and chase clockwise to own sides. 231

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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