Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Marie's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Marie's Jig (J4x40) 4C set by Marie Malcolm Harbour City Collection

1-8 1c set | cast (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA (2,1,3,4)
9-16 2c+1c+3c Parallel reels of three on sidelines, 1c start L shoulder to 2c (2,1,3,4)
17-24 1c set | cast (3c up) ; 1c+4c LHA (2,3,1,4)
25-32 3c+1c+4c Parallel reels of 3 on sidelines, 1c start R shoulder to 3c (2,3,1,4)
33-40 1c set | dance up (4c up) ; cast off round 2c to 4pl (2,3,4,1)

(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Marie Malcolm)

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Dance Information

This dance, Marie's Jig, was on the programme for a dance on December 7, 2019 in the Ngaio town hall, Wellington, New Zealand.

The dance was in honour of the Tawa SCD Club tutor, Maureen Robson, who is retiring as club tutor after 38 years. The late Marie Malcolm tutored the Ngaio SCD Club in Wellington.

Ngaio Town Hall
Ngaio Town Hall, Mount Kaukau In The Background

Published in Marie's Jig video on Youtube.
Dance information from Marie's Jig video on Youtube.
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