The Spark O' Water
Scottish Country Dance InstructionThe Spark O' Water
Maggie and Duncan Keppie Haliburton School Of Arts SCD Book 3:
Corners 6/8 x 32 bar strathspey
2-couple dance in 3 or 4-couple longways set
1-4 CIRCLE 1st and 2nd couples dance once round;
5-8 TURN PARTNER: 1st and 2nd couples turn partner 1¼ round with both hands to end in a line along the centre of the dance, men facing down, women facing up;
9-16 REEL OF 4: 1st and 2nd couple dance a reel of 4;
17-20 PETRONELLA AND SET: 1st and 2nd couples petronella to own side and set;
21-24 TURN PARTNER RIGHT HAND: 1st and 2nd couples turn partner by the right ending in allemande hold;
25-32 ALLEMANDE: 1st and 2nd couple dance allemande to change places.
Repeat from 2nd place.
(Dance crib compiled by the devisers, Maggie and Duncan Keppie)
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