Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Trip To Ravenscar

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A TRIP TO RAVENSCAR (R5x32) 5C set Jean Shaw
1s+2s also 4s+5s face on sides, 3s face in ready for chord

1-12 1s+2s+4s+5s dance 12 bar RSh reel of 4 around standing 3s (all pass 3s LSh)
13-16 3s turn RH and face out
17-24 1s+2s also 4s+5s set, dance ½ RH across; set, dance LH across while
3s dance clockwise ½ round set to 3rd place opposite sides (6 bars), pass RSh to own side and face in
25-32 1s set, cast to 3rd place (2s+3s step 27-28); set, cast to 5th place (4s+5s step 31-32) 23451

Note: Each repeat the top 2 and bottom 2 couples dance reel around standing middle couple

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

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