Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SLEEPWALKING (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Katherine Giacoletti

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast to 2nd place (2s step up), turn LH and cast down to 3rd place (3s step up)
9-16 1s dance reflection reels on opposite sides (1s in/up, 3s out/down, 2s in/down to start)
17-24 1s dance up to top, cast to 2nd place while 3s continue reel to 3rd place; 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 3s
25-32 1s turn 1st corner RH, pass RSh, turn 2nd corner RH and pass RSh to 2nd place own sides (corners turn for 4 bars)

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Sleepwalking - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video
Sleepwalking Painting Image
"The Somnambulist" John Everett Millais (1829-1896), Oil On Canvas, c. 1871

Image Copyright John Everett Millais [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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