Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Miss Kenyon's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MISS KENYON'S STRATHSPEY (S4x32) 4C set James B. Cosh Glenshee Collection

1- 8 2s+3s set, cross RH and all chase clockwise ½ way. (4)32(1)
9-16 4s+3s also 2s+1s dance ½ R&L, 4s+1s (centre couples) dance ½ R&L. (3)(1)(4)(2)
17-24 4s dance ½ RSh diagonal reel of 4 with 1L+2M, pass RSh to dance diagonal reel of 4 with 1M+2L and 4s end 3rd place own sides. (3)241
25-32 3s (at top) full turn RH and ½ turn 2s on sides (RH Ladies' side and LH Men's side), 3s dance ½ Fig of 8 round. 2341

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

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