Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Margaret's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MARGARET'S JIG (J3x32) 3C set Children's Class RSCDS Wirral

1- 8 1s lead down (4 bars), ½ turn RH to face up, lead up to 2nd place opposite sides (2s step up on 3-4)
9-16 2s+1s dance Ladies' Chain
17-24 1s+3s dance RH across, 1s cast to 3rd place while 3s dance up to 2nd place, 1s cross RH to own sides. 231
25-32 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round and back

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

Dance Information

This dance was devised by members of the RSCDS Wirral Branch Children's Class in July 2010 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Children's Class.

Suggested music: "The Huncote Jig" Track 3 on CD The Silver Collection Leicester Branch - David Cunningham And His Scottish Country Dance Band.

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