Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Minister Of Paradise

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MINISTER OF PARADISE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Karen Lavallee-Tente Northampton 20th Anniversary

1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 on own sides (1s dance in/down to start)
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down to start)
17-20 1s turn 2s 1½ times (Men RH, Ladies LH)
21-24 1s turn 3s 1½ times (Men LH, Ladies RH)
25-26 3s dance down to 3rd place while 1s cross up to 2nd place opposite side facing out
27-32 1s cast up, cross RH, cast to 2nd place own side

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

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