Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lowp And Fling

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Lowp and Fling
Maggie and Duncan Keppie   Burns Night In The Annapolis Valley:
32 bar Reel
Round-the-room dance, Line of 3 facing line of 3

  1-8   CIRCLE AND CHASE: all circle clockwise to the left, and chase anticlockwise back;

  9-16 CIRCLE AND CHASE: all circle anticlockwise to the right, and chase clockwise back;

17-24 TEAPOTS: center people dance right hands across with the two people in front of them at the end of Bar 16, and then dance left hands across with the same two ending in original places, nearer hands joined in lines of 3;

25-32 ADVANCE, RETIRE AND PASS THROUGH: opposite line passing opposite person by the right shoulder.

Repeat with next line of 3.

(Dance crib compiled by the devisers, Maggie and Duncan Keppie)

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