Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Move It

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MOVE IT (J5x32) 5 Person Sq.Set Livia Kohn Suncoast Collection
5 persons in square set with 5th person in center

1- 8 Corners slip-step round to the left for 4 bars, pivot turn, chase back to place, as 5 sets in centre
9-16 5 turns 1 once round RH, dance ½ LSh reel of 3 with 3+1
17-24 5 turns 4 once round LH, dance ½ RSh reel of 3 with 2+4, end facing top joining hands with 3+2
25-30 Petronella Double Triangles (all dancing 8 bars pas-de-basque):
 All set, corners petronella 1 place anticlockwise while 5 pivots around to join hands with 3+4 (in 2nd and 3rd place), all set
31-32 All continue setting as person 5 turns 4 RH into centre using pas de basque

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

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