Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

John Gibson's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JOHN GIBSON'S JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Helen Beaney

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast (2s step up) and 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance mirror reels of 3 on sides taking hands (1s in/down, 2s dance in and cast, 3s cast up)
17-24 1s lead down (2 steps), turn RH and lead up to top staying in centre, 2s step down bars 19-20 and in behind 1s bar 24 ready for...
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette

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

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