Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jim The Dancing Janny

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JIM THE DANCING JANNY (S3x32) 3C set J Foster St Ronan's SCD Club Innerleithen

1- 8 1s+3s dance RH across and dance clockwise ½ way round the set while 2s cast (2M up, 2L down) both Cross&Cast to each other's places
9-16 2s dance down to bottom and cast up, 2s dance up between top couple and cast to 2nd place own side
17-24 All turn partners RH, 3s+2s dance ½ R&L
25-32 3s+1s dance Transverse Rondel:-
' Couple on Ladies' side make arch and change places with couple opposite, dancers cast up/down and turn to face up/down. Couple facing down make arch and change places with couple facing up, those dancing up Cross&Cast down as those making the arch lead up

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

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