Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Troy's Wedding

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TROY'S WEDDING (J4x48) 4C set Peter Hastings Dunedin Dances Book 4

1- 8 All set, turn RH ending in prom hold with 1s and 3s facing down and 2s and 4s facing up
9-16 All in prom hold dance reel of 4
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across ending in centre, 1s cast on own sides below 2nd place, dance in and up to 2nd place BtoB in centre facing opposite sides while 2s+4s lead up 1 place and stand for 2 bars while 3s cast to 4th place and cross RH
25-32 1s holding hands as in Double Triangles, set with 2s+4s ΒΌ turning to right 4 times
33-40 1s dance out and cast to right (Lady around 4M and Man around 2L) to meet in middle and lead down to bottom, cross and cast to 3rd place
41-48 All circle 8H round and back

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


Dance Information

Devised to celebrate the wedding of Cathy Hassell and Winston Sweatman.

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