Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Sultan's Signature

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SULTAN'S SIGNATURE (J4x48) 4C set John Drewry Turkish Set

1- 8 1s and 3s cross RH, cast 1 place and dance ½ Figs of 8 round couple above them
9-16 4s cross down between 3s and cast to top place as 2s cross down to end in 3rd place, 4s+1s+2s ½ turn LH into prom hold facing up
17-24 4s+1s+2s Promenade and end 4s casting to 3rd place followed by 1s who cast to 2nd place and 2s dance to top
25-32 1s and 4s dance ½ Fig of 8 around couple above/below, 1s+4s dance ½ R&L
33-40 All dance reels of 4 on sides
41-48 All circle 8H round and back

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

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