Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Key To The Future

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

KEY TO THE FUTURE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Terry Lynne Harris Fields Of Gold

1- 8 1s+2s Mirror set and link. (1s cast, 2s dance up); 1s dance down below 3s and cast up to 2nd place own sides. 213
9-16 1s turn 1¼ LH; 1s dance ½ RH across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s). 1s cast round 4th corners to 2nd place own sides
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal R&L with 1st corners (Man down, Lady up). 1s dance ½ diagonal R&L with 2nd corners (Man down, Lady up)
25-32 1s dance LH across (1M with 3s, 1L with 2s) flowing into "Snake Pass":
 1M followed by 3s also 1L followed by 2s pass RSh diagonally across through 2nd place to change ends, loop round to right to end 2nd place. 213

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

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