Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Marjorie's Moments

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MARJORIE'S MOMENTS (R4x32) 4C set W. Ernst Eder Martello Tower 2

1- 8 2s and 4s dance ½ Petronella to end on opposite sides
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance the Whirligig Progression:
 All turn ¾ RH ending in prom hold with 1s/3s facing Men's side and 2s/4s facing Ladies' side then 1s+2s also 3s+4s Promenade anticlockwise once round each other (Men keeping LSh to LSh) and all turn LH to own side 2s/4s casting up 1 place as 1s/3s move down 1 place (2s+1s end facing down, 4s+3s facing up on sides)
17-24 All dance reflection reels of 4 on sides with 1M+4M passing LSh and 1L+4L passing RSh to start
25-32 1s+4s+3s dance ½ reflection reels of 3 on sides, 2s and 4s turn RH. 2341

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

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