Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Short And Sweet

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SHORT AND SWEET (J8x40) 3C (4C set) David Rutherford RSCDS Book 30

1- 8 1s set, cast to 2nd place, Set&Cast back to top
9-16 1s dance down (1 step) and back to top, cast 1 place, set to 1st corners and set to 2nd corners
17-24 1s lead down below 3s, cross RH, cast up on own side, dance up to top and cast to 2nd places
25-32 1s+3s dance RH across, 2s+1s dance LH across
33-40 2s+1s dance R&L

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

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Short And Sweet
Short And Sweet

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