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Summer On The Beach

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SUMMER ON THE BEACH (R4x32) 4C set Helena Strandberg Luthi RSCDS Book 51

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across. 2s+3s dance LH across
9-16 All Ladies nearer hands joined Adv&Ret while all Men nearer hands joined set twice on side. All Men nearer hands joined Adv&Ret while Ladies set twice
17-24 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s (who dance up sides to start) dance down middle and cast up to original places
25-32 1s dance down and curve into 4th place (Lady pull back LSh, Man RSh) (2s+3s+4s step up 27-28). All couples turn partner RH

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

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Summer On The Beach - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video
Summer On The Beach
"Children Playing On The Beach" Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), Oil On Canvas, c. 1884

Image copyright Mary Cassatt [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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