Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

King's Coronation

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

KING'S CORONATION (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Sarah Wrigley 2023

1- 8 1s set, 1M followed by 1L casts 2 places and dances up middle to finish BtoB, 1M facing up, 1L down (2s step up 5-6)
9-14 1s dance 6 bars of Crown Triangles ending 1M facing down, 1L facing up
15-16 1s set advancing, 1M to between 3s, 1L to between 2s and face down (1L pulls back RSh) while 2s and 3s set pulling back RSh so all face down
17-21 Lines of 3 across dance down (3 bars), 1s change places passing RSh while 2s+3s set pulling back RSh to all face up
22-24 Lines of 3 across dance up, 2s and 3s to place while 1s remain in middle
25-32 1M followed by 1L casts round 2L and across to own side; 2s+1s+3s turn partner RH. 213

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

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