Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Sweet Basil

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SWEET BASIL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Priscilla Burrage Cross Country Capers

1- 8 1s dance reflection reels on opposite sides 1s ending in Double Triangles position facing opposite sides
9-16 2s+1s+3s set 1s dance out and casts to right 9round 1st corner), pass partner RH to double triangle position on own side and set
17-24 1L dances down between 3s and casts to left (round 3L) while 1M dances up between 2s and left (round 2M) to 2nd places, 2s+1s+3s turn RH
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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