Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Miss MacPherson Of Scone

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MISS MACPHERSON OF SCONE (S4x32) 4C set Scone SCD Club Book of Perth Dances

1- 8 All set then 1s and 4s cast in, 1s and 4s turn LH 1½ times moving out to finish back to back in middle facing 2s/3s
9-16 2s+1s also 3s+4s dance reels of 4 across
17-20 1s+4s turn facing person RH and dance ½ LH across in centre as corners set facing in
21-24 4s and 1s turn corners RH and dance ½ LH across as corners set and all end on the sides. 2(1)(4)3
25-32 All dance ½ Grand Chain (3s and 2s cross to start) (1 bar per pass), 3s and 2s turn 2H 1½ times as 1s+4s turn 2H 1½ times on sides. 3142

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

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Scone, near Perth, Scotland is pronounced "skoon", rhymes with "spoon".

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