Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jenny Freeman's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JENNY FREEMAN'S STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Rod Downey Cane Toad Collection

1- 8 1L followed by partner cast round 2L Cross&Cast up round 2M back to places and 1s turn 2s RH
9-16 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across (1M+2L pass LSh to start) all end in original places
17-24 1s+2s turn RH on sides and set, 1s+2s circle 4H once round to Left, drop hands bar 24 to dance into original places
25-32 1s+2s dance The Rose:-
' 25-28 1M+2L set as 1L+2M change places RH, 1M+2L ½ turn 2H and remain in middle as 1L and 2M dance into partner's place
' 29-32 1M+2L cast into each others place as 1L+2M ½ turn 2H, 1M and 2L dance into 2nd-1st places own side as 1L and 2M cast to right to new places

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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