Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ROWARDENNAN (S4x32) 4C set Alasdair Brown Cathkin Collection

1- 8 1s and 3s cross RH and cast (2s and 4s step up); 1s dance up to top and cast to 3rd place opposite sides while 3s dance up to 1st place opposite sides and face out
9-16 3s+2s also 1s+4s dance ½ Double Fig of 8 (3s cast down, 4s cast up to start); 2s+1s (middle couples) dance ½ R&L. 3(1)2(4)
17-20 All 4 couples set and link with middle dancers linking 2 places; end dancers linking 1 place as follows:
 All set
 3L casts down to 2nd place as 3M dances down to 2nd place : 1M casts to 4th place as 1L dances down to 4th place
 2L dances up to 1st place as 2M casts up to 2nd place: 4M dances up to 3rd place as 4L casts up 3rd place. 23(4)(1)
21-24 2s+3s also 4s+1s circle 4H round to left
25-32 4s+1s ½ turn partner RH, dance RH across remaining in centre, pull back RSh and dance out to own side. 2341

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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