Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Salute To Bath

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SALUTE TO BATH (R3x40) 3C set Andrew Patterson Salute to Bath

1- 8 2s followed by 1s lead down, 2s lead up to top while 1s separate and dance up behind 2s to end BtoB in middle, 1L facing up to 2s and 1M down to 3s
9-12 All set as double triangles, all set advancing pulling back RSh to invert Triangle
13-16 All set, 1s pass LSh and dance out opposite sides (skip change) while 2s and 3s set and dance back to place (pas-de-basque)
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on sides giving LSh to 2nd corners 1s ending in diagonal line between 1st corners joining RH with corner, LH with partner
25-32 1s+1st corners Balance-in-Line, 1s ¾ turn LH, Balance-in-Line with 4th corners and 1s turn LH to 2nd place opposite sides
33-40 1s cast round 2nd corners, ¾ turn RH to 2nd place own sides and cast to 3rd place. 231

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

Dance Information

Bath is a city in the ceremonial county of Somerset in South West England.

Royal Crescent, Bath

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