Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Little Cascade

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE LITTLE CASCADE (R4x32) 4C set Peter Hastings Acme Collection

1- 8 1s lead down 2 places crossing RH, cast up 1 place and dance ½ Fig of 8 round 3s
9-16 Bottom 3 couples dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in and down to start) as 2s stand
17-24 1s+3s turn twice on sides (Men RH and Ladies LH), 2s+1s turn 1½ times on sides (Men LH and Ladies RH) 1234
25-32 1s and 4s cross RH, 1s+2s also 3s+4s change places LH on sides, 1s+4s change places RH on sides and cross LH. 2413

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

Little Cascade
Little Cascade

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