Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Rainbow Nation

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE RAINBOW NATION (R4x32) 4C set Terry Lyne Harris Many Happy Hours

1- 8 All circle 8H round and back
9-16 1M+2L set, 1M casts to 2nd place (2M steps up); 1L+2M set, 1L casts to 2nd place (2L steps up)
17-24 1s cross RH, 1s+3s change places LH on side; 1s cross RH, 1s+4s change places LH on side. 2341
25-28 4s+1s set advancing and join hands in centre to form line (4M+4L+1M+1L) while 3M/3L set advancing and ΒΌ turn L/R while 2M/2L set moving slightly L/R to form "Y" shape and all set
          4M 4L 1M 1L
29-32 2s set to partner while 3s+4s+1s set retiring to places, all set. 2341

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

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