Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Julian's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JULIAN'S JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Carol Blake Allanton Collection

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s set and cross RH
9-16 1s cross RH, 1L casts up to end between 2s facing down while 1M casts down to end between 3s facing up, all set, 1s turn RH to face 1st corners (pstn) while 2s+3s change places RH on sides
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass LSh to face 2nd corners (pstn) and dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners 1s ending 2nd place opposite sides
25-32 1s advance passing RSh, about turn to face partner and retire to own side while 2s and 3s dance DoSiDo, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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

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