Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Maltings Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MALTINGS JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Martin Watson Dunedin Dances Book 4

1- 8 1s set and ½ turn RH, set to 2s and turn with nearer hand
9-16 1s dance mirror reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s in and down to start), on last bar 1s dance into double triangle position facing opposite sides
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles, ending with 1s turning to right to end with 1L between 3s facing up and 1M between 2s facing down
25-32 2s+1s+3s advance and retire and 1s ¾ turn RH to 2nd places

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

Dance Information

Devised to celebrate the wedding of Elizabeth Wade and Nicholas Royle in April 1993.

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