Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Left-Handed Fiddler

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LEFT-HANDED FIDDLER (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Howard Lasnik

1- 8 1s turn LH and cast 1 place, cross LH and cast left to both face 2L
9-16 1s set and turning inwards set to 3M and face 3L, set and turn inwards set to 2M end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s turn corners LH and partner RH to face 2nd corners, turn corner LH and partner RH to 2nd places own sides
25-32 All circle 6H round and back

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

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The deviser, Howard Lasnik, dedicated this dance to Boston's Barbara McOwen, fiddler, band leader, composer, music arranger and director, and dancer.

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