Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A 'Real' Celebration

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A 'REAL' CELEBRATION (R2x48) 4C Set Mike Calder Southsea 50
2 Chords: 2nd chord 1M/3M stand as 1L crosses to 2M pl, 2M crosses to partners place, 2L steps up, 3L crosses to 4M place, 4M crosses to partners place, 4L steps up

1- 8 1s and 4s Set and Rotate, chase (Men leading) ½ round to change places while 2s and 3s set, advance and retire, set
9-16 2s+4s also 1s+3s dance R&L all finishing with dancer opposite ready for...
17-24 All dance Poussette
25-32 All set and link with partner; 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance RH across
33-40 Repeat bars 1-8 to return to start positions (as Bar 1)
41-48 All circle 8H round and back

Repeat 1-48 with 2s and 3s leading

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

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