Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Northern Meeting

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

NORTHERN MEETING (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Robert M Campbell Farewell My Fancy

1- 8 1s+2s Adv&Ret for 1 step, cross RH, Adv&Ret, cross LH
9-16 1M+2L set advancing and ¾ turn 2H into BtoB position while partners chase anticlockwise to face own partner, set and ¾ turn 2H to sides
17-24 1s cross RH, 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round ½ way but after 2 steps Men turn Lady (behind) 2H (moving backwards) and continue circle
25-28 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across - 1L with 3s (at top), 1M with 2s giving LSh to 1st corner (pstn)
29-32 1s dance ½ reels of 3 on sides giving RSh to 2nd corner (pstn) and cross RH to 2nd place

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

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