Scottish Country Dance InstructionJOHN MCALPIN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Hugh Foss Galloway Album
1- 8 1s Adv&Ret 1 step (touch RH) and cross LH, lead down RH 1 place and ¾ turn LH to face 1st corners
9-16 1s turn RH 1st corner and turn partner LH, turn RH 2nd corner then cross LH to 2nd place own sides
17-24 2L+1L+3L set, Adv&Ret and set while 2M+1M+3M stand for 2 bars, set, Adv&Ret
25-32 2s+1s+3s cross RH, circle 6H round to left ½ way, cross LH and circle 6H round to right ½ way
(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
Hugh Foss Galloway Album
Strathspey 8 x 32 bars 3 Couple Repeat 4 Couple Set Longwise Set
1-2 1s advance (briefly taking right hands) and retire;
3-4 1s cross by the left;
5-6 1s lead down (taking right hands);
7-8 1s turn by the left to first corners;
9-16 1s turn corner, partner, corner, partner;
17-24 2L1L3L set, advance, retire and set WHILE 2M1M3M wait, set, advance and retire;
25-26 2s 1s 3s cross by the right;
27-28 2s1s3s 6 hands round to the left halfway;
29-30 3s 1s 2s cross by the left;
31-32 3s1s2s 6 hands round to the right halfway.
(MAXICRIB. Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
1-8 1s should make the changing of hands elegant.
5-6 2s step up.
25-32 Cross quickly and hands round quickly.
Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams
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