Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Rhododendron Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE RHODODENDRON STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Cathy Sponseller Washington State Centennial

1- 8 1s+2s+3s circle 6H ½ round to left and cross RH to own side; 1s+2s+3s circle 6H ½ round to right and cross LH remaining in centre for...
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance Promenade. 1s and 3s end on sides but 2s remain in centre facing up
17-24 Mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s out/down. 2s up and cast, 3s out/up)
25-32 1s cast to 3rd place while 2s lead up and set while 3s set and step up to 2nd place; All turn partner RH. 231

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

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