Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Twixt Don And Dee

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TWIXT DON AND DEE (S4x32) 4C set John Drewry Deeside Book 2

1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s dance double Fig of 8 (1s and 4s cast to start and end facing out)
9-16 1s and 4s cast 1 place and turn partners 2H, open out into 4H round to left and end 1s and 4s turning right about to face corners (M face M and L face L)
17-24 1s+4s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting
25-32 1M+3L and 4L+2M turn LH as 1L+3M and 4M+2L turn RH to end 1s in 3rd place and 4s in 2nd opposite sides, 1s and 4s dance ½ Figs of 8 round ends. 2413

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

This dance, Twixt Don And Dee, was devised by John Drewry to mark the 50th anniversary of the Aberdeen Branch of the RSCDS.

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