Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Skeely Skipper

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SKEELY SKIPPER (J3x40) 3C set Oluf Olufsen (2016) RSCDS Dunfermline 90th Anniversary Dances (2)

1- 8 1s dance in and cast 2 places (2s+3s step up 3-4); 2s+1s turn partners RH to end in middle, 2s facing down, 1s facing up
9-16 2s+1s dance R&L up/down set
17-24 All dance 6H round and back
25-32 3M+2s (at top) and 3L+1s (at bottom) dance reels of 3 across (3M+2L and 3L+1M pass RSh). 3s curve into centre BtoB, 3M facing up, 3L down
33-40 3s dance Crown Triangles with 2s+1s, 3s petronella turn to 2nd place own side. 231

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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