Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Trimple Tumble

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TRIMPLE TUMBLE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ron Arrowsmith Doune Collection

1- 8 1s cast, dance Fig of 8 round their own places followed by 2s who start by dancing up to 1st place and ending in 2nd place on opposite side
9- 16 1s+2s dance Ladies' Chain
17-24 1s dance down the middle and back to 2nd place while 2s set, cross down below 3s and cast up to 1st place
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s dance out and up to start)

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

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