Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Old Man Of Hoy

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE OLD MAN OF HOY (R8x32) 2C (4C set) Iain Boyd Let's All Dance

1- 8 1s+2s set twice, 1s+2s dance RH across to finish beside partner, 1s facing down 2s facing up
9-16 1s+2s set twice, 1s+2s dance RH across to finish in centre into promenade hold facing up
17-24 1s+2 dance the Allemande
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

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


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