Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Margaree Valley Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MARGAREE VALLEY JIG (J8x32) 2C (4C set) Pat Kent Nova Scotia Collection 2017

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, LH across remaining in centre facing up
9-16 1s followed by 2s dance up and cast to 2nd/1st place; 2s+1s turn partner RH
17-24 1s lead down (3 steps), ½ turn RH to face up; 1s lead up to 2nd place opposite sides
25-32 2L+1L change places RH, 1s change places with 2s crossing LH; 1L+2L change places RH, 2s cross LH to own side

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams




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