Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Marjorie Stewart's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 1s+2s turn 1½ times on sides (1s between 2s)), 1s+3s turn 1½ on sides other hand
9-16 1s dance up to top, cast 1 place and turn RH to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh to dance ½ reel with 2nd corners and pass RSh to face own sides in Double Triangle positions
25-32 2s+1s+3s set, 1s turn person on right RH and dance ½ reel of 3 across (Man with 2s at top and Lady with 3s at bottom) ending in lines of 3 across
33-40 All set and link for 3 once, 3s and 1s set and cross down 1 place (no hands) while 2s cross RH and dance up outside to top. 231

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

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