Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Peep At The Jubilee

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A PEEP AT THE JUBILEE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Jimmie Hill TAS News Nov. 2012

1- 8 1M+2M nearer hands joined dance between partners, separate and cast round partners to face them. 1M+2M set to partners, cast away from each other and dance back to places
9-16 1L+2L repeat bars 1-8
17-24 1s cross RH, cast into middle to face 3L with nearer hands joined (2s step up 19-20) 1s set to 3L then set to 3M
25-32 1s dance down below 3s, cast up, cross up between 2s and cast to 2nd place own sides

Note: transcribed by Jimmie Hill into modern terminology from "24 Country Dances for the year 1770" by Longman and Co

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

Peeping Parrot

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