Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

St Mungo's City

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ST MUNGO'S CITY (S4x32) 4C set Alasdair Brown Glasgow 85th Anniv
2 chords: On 2nd chord 3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1L+2M also 3M+4L set and cast 1 place, (1L and 3M down, 2M and 4L up) into line up/down centre of set. 2M+1L also 4L+3M turn LH 1½ to face partners
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance diagonal reels of 4 across (on 1st corner diagonals) to end all back in original places. 12(3)(4)
17-24 2s+3s set and Petronella-in-tandem twice. 13(2)(4)
25-32 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance 'Double Knot', figure similar to normal 2 couple Knot but at the end of 2nd bar 1s+3s face down (between middle of set and Men's side) as 2s+4s face up (between middle of set and Ladies' side), 3s followed by 1s dance down to 4th/3rd places as 2s+4s dance up to 1st/2nd places and all turn LH to places. 24(1)(3)

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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