Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Morris Dancers

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MORRIS DANCERS (J4x40) 4C set Roy Goldring Vallin Collection 1

1- 8 Diamond Chase:
   1M+2L also 4L+3M change places RH, face clockwise, chase ¾ round standing dancers (1M and 4L in original places, 2L and 3M have changed places)
9-16 Partners repeat: 1L+2M also 4M+3L change places LH, face anticlockwise, chase ¾ round. 1(3)(2)4
17-24 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 through 3s. 1s+3s+2s set, ½ turn partner RH remaining in middle for...
25-32 1s+3s+2s Allemande. 2314
33-40 1s set, cast to 4th place (4s step up). 2s+3s also 4s+1s dance RH across. 2341

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

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