Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Next Dance

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE NEXT DANCE (J3x32) 3C set Ann And Ian Jamieson Glen Orrin Collection 2

1- 8 2s ¾ turn RH, 2L+1s also 2M+3s (LH joined) set and dance LH across
9-16 2s dance reels of 3 across (2L LSh to 1L and 2M LSh to 3M) and 2s turn RH to face 4th corners
17-24 2s dance ½ diagonal RSh reel of 4 with corners, pass RSh and dance ½ diagonal reel with 1st corners ending in own places. (3)2(1)
25-32 3s+2s Set&Link, 3s+1s set and cross RH

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

Invitation To Dance
"Invitation To Dance" Giovanni Antonio Fasolo (1530-1572), Fresco, c. 1570

Image copyright Giovanni Antonio Fasolo [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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