Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Nur Gucken, Nicht Anfassen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

NUR GUCKEN, NICHT ANFASSEN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Cord Walter
No hands given throughout the dance

1- 8 1s dance in and cast to 2nd place (2s step up 3-4); 1s dance up and cast to end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s dance Corner pass and turn with 1st corners who dance RSh round each other and back to place), 1s pass RSh; 1s repeat with 2nd corners to end in 2nd place own side facing out
17-24 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (1M up, 1L down); 1s cross bars 19-20 to continue reel on opposite sides. 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting ending with Petronella turn to 2nd place own sides. 2134

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

"Nur gucken, nicht anfassen" means "Just look, don't touch" in German.

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