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Paradise Dream

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PARADISE DREAM (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Kelly Milne San Diego 45th Anniv

1- 8 1s+2s set, turn RH (4 bars), petronella turn to line of 4 in centre (Ladies facing down / Men up)
9-16 1s+2s dance ½ RSh reel of 4 (2L+1M pass LSh at end) to end Ladies facing up, Men Down; All chase clockwise back to original place
17-24 2L followed by 1L dance tandem reel of 3 across with 3s (RSh to 3M). End 2L in 1st place, 1L in 2nd place own side
25-32 2M followed by 1M dance tandem reel of 3 across with 3s (LSh to 3L). End 2M in 1st place, 1M in 2nd place own side. 213

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


Dance Notes

Bar 17: 3rd woman may begin the tandem reel of three by casting up, thus allowing 2nd and 1st woman time to pass.

(Dance notes by MINICRIB)


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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