Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

MacPhail's Magic

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MACPHAIL'S MAGIC (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ann Dix Reel Friends 2

1- 4 1s+2s set and 1M+2L ¾ turn RH to 2M/1L places while 1L+2M cast 1 place down/up
5- 8 1L+2M ¾ turn RH while 1M+2L cast down/up to original places and set advancing
9-16 1s+2s dance Poussette
17-24 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start)
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in and up to start)

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

MacPhail's Magic, Melody of the Forest
Melody Of The Forest

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