Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Scotch Circle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SCOTCH CIRCLE (R32) Round The Room RSCDS Book 24
Round the room dance, 2 facing 2

1- 8 Couples advance and retire, circle 4H round to left
9-16 Couples dance Ladies' Chain
17-24 All set to partners twice and turn RH 1½ times
25-32 Dancers set to opposite partner; change places RH, set to partners and change places LH to face next couple

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

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