Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Miller O' Hirn

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MILLER O' HIRN (S4x32) 4C set John Drewry Canadian Book

1- 8 3s followed by 2s cross down between 4s and cast to each others places (opposite sides), 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance RH across
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides
17-24 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance RH across, 3s followed by 2s cross up between 1s and cast back to original places
25-32 3s followed by 2s and 1s dance down between 4s, Cross&Cast up - 3s to top where they Cross&Cast to 2nd place as 2s follow but Cross&Cast into 1st place as 1s cross down to 4th place and cross to own side as 4s Set&Cast up to 3rd place on bars 29-32

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

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