Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Redundancy Dance

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

REDUNDANCY DANCE (R88) Sq.Set Ian Jamieson Glen Orrin Collection 2

1- 8 All dance ½ Grand Chain and set to partner
9-16 Repeat
17-24 1s+3s dance Ladies' Chain
25-32 2s+4s dance Ladies' Chain
33-40 1s+3s dance ½ R&L, 2s+4s dance ½ R&L
41-48 1s+3s dance ½ R&L, 2s+4s dance ½ R&L
49-56 1s+2s+3s set and turn partners, 1M+2L also 2M+3L set and turn
57-64 1M passes partner RSh to dance reel of 3 with partner and corner while 3L dances likewise
65-72 1s+3s circle 4H round and back
73-80 1L dances Fig of 8 round 2s while 1M dances round 4s
81-88 1M sets in turn to 2s, 3s, 4s and partner (They do not set back but clap in time to the music)

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

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