Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lana's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LANA'S JIG (J3x32) 3C Set Jessie Stuart Orkney Dances

1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 on own side (in/down to start)
9-16 1s+2s+3s set and Petronella in Tandem (into lines of 3 across); Petronella in Tandem to end (3)(2)(1)
17-24 1s followed by 2s+3s dance down (2 bars), Men dance below partners who turn under Man's raised arm to all face up on own sides; 3s+2s+1s dance up (2 bars) and all cast to original places. 1s face out
25-32 1s+2s change places turning 1½ (Men LH, Ladies RH); 1s+3s change places turning 1½ with other hand. 231

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

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