Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Trip To Maney

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A TRIP TO MANEY (R4x48) 4C set Peter J Clark Corberry Collection 2

1- 8 Top 3 Men and bottom 3 Ladies set and change places RH diagonally; 3L+1M+4L+2M (middle couples) dance ½ RH across
9-16 Top 3 Ladies and bottom 3 men set and change places LH diagonally (all now facing partners on opposite sides); 1s+4s (middle couples) dance ½ LH across. (2)41(3)
17-24 4M+1L change places RH, 1M+4L change places LH; All 4 couples set, turn partner RH remaining in centre ready for Poussette. 2143
25-32 2s+1s and 4s+3 dance Poussette. 1234
33-40 1s and 3s slip step down middle (4 steps), set (2s and 4s step up); 1s and 3s slip step up to 2nd/4th place in centre (4 steps) and set while 4s set advancing to partner and 1s+4s+3s face up
41-48 1s+4s+3s dance allemande. 2341

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

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