Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Pitter Patter

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PITTER PATTER (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Pat Clark Corberry Collection 2

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides, each couple crossing down from 1st place (2s dance out/up, 3s in/up to start)
9-12 1s nearer hands joined dance down while 2s dance up sides to 1st place (2 bars), 1s divide and cast up round 3s to 2nd place
13-16 2s+1s+3s ½ turn RH, pull back RSh and dance out own side, Men face up, Ladies face down
17-24 2s+1s+3s chase clockwise ½ round, circle 6H round to the right back to own sides
25-32 2s+1s dance LH across; 1s+3s dance RH across

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

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