Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

James's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JAMES'S JIG (J8x40) 3C (4C set) J Lindsay Silver Thistle Collection

1- 8 1M+2M also 1L+2L set on sides and change places on sides (Ladies RH Men LH), set and change back with other hand
9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides ending BtoB in 2nd place facing own sides
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles ending in centre facing down (Lady on left of partner)
25-32 1s dance down between 3s, cast up on own sides, dance up between 2s and cast to 2nd place
33-40 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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