Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MELROSE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Anna C Holden 3 SCDs

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast up 1 place to 1L between 2s and 1M between 3s all facing down
9-16 All dance down and back with 2s+1L turning to face down
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, change places RH with opposite dancer, 1L casts up Men's side and crosses to 2nd place own side as 1M follows to end on 2nd place own side
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance the Knot

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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