Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Welcome Spring

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WELCOME SPRING (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Jonathan W J Gillespie

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, 1s lead down LH below 3s and cast up 1 place to face 1st corners
9-16 1s dance ½ diagonal reels of 4 with 1st corners, 1s end passing RSh to give RH to partner and LH to 3rd corner (1st corner person), Balance-in-Line and turn partner RH 1¼ times to face 2nd corner
17-24 1s repeat with 2nd corners and end turning RH to 2nd places opposite sides
25-32 3s+1s+2s chase clockwise ½ way and turn partners RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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