Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Nine Glens Of Antrim

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE NINE GLENS OF ANTRIM (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Wesley Clindinning Canada's Irish Rover

1-8 1s+2s+3s set, cross RH, dance DoSiDo
9-16 1s+2s+3s with hands joined dance pas-de-basque coupe twice. All 1½ turn RH
17-24 1s+2s dance R&L for 6 bars. On last 2 bars full turn LH. 213
25-32 1s+3s dance RH across and finish on side. 1s+2s dance LH across 2 1 3
On second repeat 1s break out of hands across. Man dances behind his side to 4th place, lady dances through middle and curves into 4th place. 4s step up 31-32

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

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