Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jarig Jetje

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JARIG JETJE (32 bar reel for 2 couples) Anne-Miek Klokgieters, The Delft Book Of Scottish Country Dances

1-4 1st lady set advancing and turn 1st man right hand.
5-8 1st lady set to 2nd man and turn 2nd man left hand.
9-16 1st lady dances a figure of eight round 2nd couple (finish in original place).
17-20 1st couple petronella and set (2nd couple move up).
21-24 1st and 2nd couple circle to the left once round.
25-28 1st couple petronella to 2nd place on opposite side and set.
29-32 1st couple turn 1½ times to own side.

Repeat, having passed a couple.

(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Anne-Miek Klokgieters, The Hague, 1997)

Dance Information

Dance devised for Jetty Kooijman on the occasion of her 50th anniversary, October 29, 1997.

Music arrangement by Edwin Werner.

(Dance information by the deviser, Anne-Miek Klokgieters)

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