Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

St Catherine's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ST CATHERINE'S STRATHSPEY (S4x32) Sq.Set Jim Haworth Ashmerg SCD

1- 8 1s+3s dance RH across and LH across back to place
9-16 All set to partner, turn partner RH, turn corner LH, set to partner
17-20 Grand Chain for 2H, then turn ¾ RH with 3rd person. End Men facing in, Ladies out
21-24 All dance Double Men's Chain ½ way (Men LH across in centre). End with own partner and facing in
25-28 All Set and circle 8H round to left one place
29-32 All turn partner 2H. then circle 8H round to left one more place
All couples have now moved one place anticlockwise from original positions

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


Dance Information

Devised December 2009 for the members of the St Catherine's (Didsbury) Monday night class.

Published in http://www.minicrib.org.uk/Publications/ASHMERG%20Collection.pdf

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