Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Marmalade Maker

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MARMALADE MAKER (S4x32) Sq.Set Ronella Burrows South African SCD Book

1- 4 All set, 1s+3s dance to dance forward passing opposite dancer LSh while 2s+4s chase clockwise 1 place to face 1s/3s
5- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s circle 4H round to left
9-16 All dance parallel reels of 4 up/down set
17-20 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across
21-24 3s+1s dance LH across ½ way while 4s+2s chase clockwise 1 place, 3s+1s set to partner (in centre) as 4s+2s set
25-32 1M+3L also 3M+1L lead out and cross between side couples casting to meet partner, 3s+1s turn 2H and all circle left 1 place. 2341

Repeat 3 more times

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Marmalade Maker
Marmalade Making

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