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The Pride Of The Murray

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE PRIDE OF THE MURRAY (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Iain Boyd The World Around the Corner

1- 8 1s set, turn almost ¾ RH moving down (2s step up 3-4); 1s+3M dance RH across. 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides
9-16 2s set, turn almost ¾ LH moving down (1s step up 11-12); 1s+3L dance LH across. 2s end in 2nd place opposite sides. (1)(2)3
17-24 1s+2s set, 1s dance down in prom hold, cross, cast up round 3s to 1st place own side while 2s cast up, dance down in prom hold, cross and cast up round 3s to 2nd place own side. 123
25-32 1s+2s dance Chain Progression:-
' 25-26 1s and 2s ¾ turn RH
' 27-30 1M+2L turn LH 1½ times while partners chase clockwise ½ way
' 31-32 2s and 1s ¾ turn RH to end on sides. 213

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

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