Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JAYWALKING (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Campbell Tyler

1- 8 1s+2s Set&Rotate with 1s turning RH to end facing 1st corners
9-12 1s set to 1st corners and dance RSh round each other into 3rd corner (pstn) while 1st corners dance in and turn right about to face their original position
13-16 1s+1st corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 (corners end passing RSh to join next figure, 3L between Ladies at top, 2M between Men)
17-24 All chase clockwise to end in lines of 3 across, 1M between 2s at top, 1L between 3s at bottom. All set facing down/up, 1s change places RH
25-32 All Set&Link for 3, all turn partners RH (4 bars)
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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Jaywalking is a Scottish Country Dance devised by Campbell Tyler as a tribute to the late Jay Fourie.

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