Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Silver Celebrations

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SILVER CELEBRATIONS (R5x32) 5C set Jill Burrows, 2019

1- 4 1s+3s dance in and cast to 2nd/4th place (briefly touching hands). 2s and 4s step up bars 3-4
5- 8 1s+3s dance ½ Fig of 8 around the couple above them. End facing down in 2nd/4th place on opposite sides. 2(1)4(3)5
9-12 1s+3s turn the couple below them once round on the side (Ladies RH, Men LH)
13-16 1s+3s turn the couple above them once round on the side (Ladies RH, Men LH)
17-20 1s+3s dance ½ Fig of 8 round the couple below, meet in middle facing up nearer hands joined.
21-24 1s+3s dance up between the couple above them and cast down one place to end in 2nd/4th place on own side. 21435
25-28 1s+3s dance in and cast to 3rd/5th place (briefly touching hands). 4s and 5s step up bars 27-28
29-32 All 5 couples turn RH once round. 24153

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



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