Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Salute To Robert Burns

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SALUTE TO ROBERT BURNS (R4x32) 4C set Ann Campbell St Andrews of Brampton Book

1- 8 1s dance Figures of 8 on sides round 2s+3s (RSh to 2s to start)
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across and LH back
25-32 1s ½ turn LH, dance in prom hold to bottom (2s+3s+4s step up bars 27-28) and turn RH 1½ times

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

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Robert Burns (1759 - 1796) was a Scottish poet and lyricist, is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland and is celebrated worldwide.
Robert Burns Portrait Painting Image
Robert Burns
"Portrait Of Burns" Alexander Nasmyth (1758–1840), c. 1787

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