Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Rinty's Rant

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

RINTY'S RANT (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Canadian Book

1- 8 1s+2s dance Espagnole:
   1-2 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
   3-4 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
   5-8 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH to face 2nd corners
9-16 1s ½ diagonal reel with corners and pass RSh to repeat with 1st corners and end facing 4th corners
17-24 1s pass corners RSh and set while corners turn 1½ times to face own places, 2nd corners pass 1s RSh and set while 1s turn 1½ to face 3rd corners
25-32 Repeat with 1st corners 1s ending in 2nd place on own sides

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

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