Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Sparrows' Spring Branch

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SPARROWS' SPRING BRANCH (S3x32) 3C Set Don Nemiroff Oh, How We've Danced!

1- 8 1s dance RSh 1½ times round partner to opposite side; 1s cast (2s step up) and dance ¾ LSh round partner to end 1L facing up with 1M following
9-16 1s dance diagonal Tandem reel of 3 with 1st corners (LSh to 2M), Bars 15-16: 1s dance ¾ RSh round partner, 1L facing down with 1M following
17-24 1s dance diagonal Tandem reel of 3 with 2nd corners (RSh to 3M), Bars 23-24: 1s dance LSh round partner to 1L between 2s facing down, 1M between 3s facing up
25-32 All ½ turn opposite dancer 2H, face each other, pull back RSh and dance to opposite end; 1s dance 1¼ LSh round each other to 2nd place own side. 312

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

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